Author archives: Sam

  • Florida Realtor

    Florida Housing Market: Sales, Median Prices, New Listings Up in April 2018

    May 24, 18 • 90 Views • Business, Real EstateComments Off on Florida Housing Market: Sales, Median Prices, New Listings Up in April 2018

    In April, Florida’s housing sector reported more closed sales, higher median prices and more new listings from owners ready to enter the market, according to the latest housing data released by Florida Realtors®. “Not enough for-sale inventory,...

  • Regular opinion release from the Florida Supreme Court

    May 24, 18 • 98 Views • Florida Supreme Court, JudicialComments Off on Regular opinion release from the Florida Supreme Court

    Filings for the Florida Supreme Court May 24, 2018 SC17-583 – In Re: Standard Criminal Jury Instructions in Capital Cases SC17-1514 – The Florida Bar v. Anthony Wayne Blackburn SC17-1863 – Paul Glen Everett v. State of Florida SC17-1870...

  • ICYMI: District 73 Candidate Says He Is Trained To Be a Leader

    May 24, 18 • 106 Views • Political CampaignComments Off on ICYMI: District 73 Candidate Says He Is Trained To Be a Leader

    In case you missed it, the East County Observer ran an article this week that highlights Tommy Gregory’s leadership experience and conservative campaign platform. You may read the article by clicking here or on the photo below. The text of the article is...

  • Nelson files bill to make it easier for ATF to trace guns used in crimes

    May 24, 18 • 128 Views • Legislation, U.S. CongressComments Off on Nelson files bill to make it easier for ATF to trace guns used in crimes

    U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson (D-FL) introduced legislation today to make it easier for law enforcement officers to solve crimes involving guns. The legislation would allow the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms (ATF) to create an electronic, searchable database...

  • Avoid Gas Pump Card Skimmers This Memorial Day Weekend

    May 24, 18 • 109 Views • FDACSComments Off on Avoid Gas Pump Card Skimmers This Memorial Day Weekend

    Ahead of this Memorial Day weekend, Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam is providing Floridians and visitors simple tips to avoid identity-stealing card skimmers placed on gas pumps. “Floridians and visitors shouldn’t have to worry about losing...

  • Rutherford Statement on House Passage of National Defense Authorization Act

    May 24, 18 • 117 Views • Government, Statement ReleaseComments Off on Rutherford Statement on House Passage of National Defense Authorization Act

    Bipartisan FY2019 NDAA makes critical investments in our national security, Northeast Florida Congressman John Rutherford (FL-04) issued the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Fiscal Year 2019 National Defense Authorization...

  • Caldwell Announces Powerhouse Finance Committee

    May 24, 18 • 132 Views • Campaign Finance, Political CampaignComments Off on Caldwell Announces Powerhouse Finance Committee

    Matt Caldwell today announced the members of his statewide, finance committee in his bid for Commissioner of Agriculture. The announcement comes on the heels of the news that Caldwell’s campaign and Political Committee has raised nearly $2 million to date...

  • Gov. Scott: State Preparing for Torrential Rain, Severe Flooding This Weekend

    May 24, 18 • 93 Views • WeatherComments Off on Gov. Scott: State Preparing for Torrential Rain, Severe Flooding This Weekend

    Governor Rick Scott today received a full update on Invest 90L from the Florida Division of Emergency Management. The Governor will continue to be in constant communication with state and local emergency management officials and state agency leaders to ensure...

  • Nelson on cancellation of North Korea summit

    May 24, 18 • 80 Views • Government, Statement Release, U.S. CongressComments Off on Nelson on cancellation of North Korea summit

    Following is a statement from U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson (D-FL) on President Trump cancelling the upcoming summit with North Korea: “The cancellation of this summit reveals the lack of preparation on the part of President Trump in dealing with a totalitarian...

  • PSC Assists Seniors During May’s Older Americans Month

    May 24, 18 • 90 Views • Florida PSCComments Off on PSC Assists Seniors During May’s Older Americans Month

    Each May, the Florida Public Service Commission (PSC) joins in the nationwide Older Americans Month (OAM) celebration. Established to recognize older Americans’ contributions to their communities, OAM is also an opportunity for the PSC to assist seniors...