Partly Cloudy78° FULL FORECASTPartly Cloudy78° FULL FORECAST
Make us your home page
Instagram

The Buzz

From the staff of the Tampa Bay Times

Sweet victory for Bill Nelson

29

June

The Heat beat the Spurs, so Florida's senators won a bet with their Texas counterparts. On Thursday, Sen. Bill Nelson went to collect Blue Bell ice cream and Shiner beer from Sens. John Cornyn and Ted Cruz. Sen. Marco Rubio did not attend. Had the Spurs won, the Florida lawmakers would have provided stone crabs and Bacardi. Nelson had a single bite of ice cream and didn't touch the beer, which was all right with the senate staffers.

[Last modified: Saturday, June 29, 2013 7:17pm]

    

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

Loading...