Howard Troxler: Worst of the 2011 Legislature
Times columnist Howard Troxler reviews the 2011 session:
Version of an old joke:
Q. Did you know that in Florida, a person is hit by a car every 15 minutes?
A. Wow! I bet he gets tired of that.
Well, that's what it was like watching the 2011 Florida Legislature for the past two months.
You'd see a headline that said, more or less, Dumbest law in history passes, and about the time you finished yelling about that one, the next one came along. Wham!
After 30 years, I am reluctant to say that it was the Worst Session Ever. But, you know, this one is in the running.
Read the entire column here.