The voluntary program was developed in 2012 by the non-profit Pew Charitable Trusts and uses voters registration rolls of its member states to compare voting lists. It will allow Florida to identify duplicate registrations and outdated records from voters.
St. Petersburg Fire Rescue Lt. Jason Francis, diagnosed with thyroid cancer in January, says he’s entitled to certain benefits under a new law. The city says it’s seeking clarity about his eligibility.
“The totality of the evidence does not indicate any failure of significance on the part of Sheriff Israel in the faithful performance of his duties of sheriff of Broward County,” Israel’s lawyer writes to the Senate.