Best of the Blogs: Bottled Up

By Jon Bleyer - January 30, 2015

Progress Florida Education Center's Best of the Blogs for the week ending 1-30-15
Best of the Blogs is featured weekly as part of Progress Florida Education Center's popular free Daily Clips service.

Adam Putnam, Big Sugar and the Great Destroyers
By Gimleteye
Eye On Miami
Fox News Florida branch, Sunshine State News, printed last week, "Putnam on Water Policy: Get Priorities Right From First, Then Spend Accordingly" (January 23, 2015).

2016 Legislative Races Preview: Part 1
By Katy Burnett
The Florida Squeeze
With the 2014 election behind us and brutal legislative session around the corner, Democrats across Florida are looking toward 2016 with tentative hope, as down-ballot Democratic candidates generally do better in a presidential year and there is a desperate need for change on the horizon.

The Most Important Thing Happening In Tallahassee
By Fight For Florida
Fight For Florida
We bet that you don’t know that one of the most important things going on in Tallahassee during Legislative Session is the Working Family Lobby Corps.

Scott Pledges Support for Everglades, Amendment 1 … What?
By Sandspur
SWFWMD Matters
The Palm Beach Post, in its blog yesterday placed this banner above one of its posts: "Scott pledges support for Everglades work, Amendment 1”.

FL Senate Measure Seeks to Eliminate Onerous Taxes on the Sun
By Susan Glickman
CleanEnergy Footprints
Florida State Senator Jeff Brandes just took a big step toward removing a major roadblock to more solar development in the Sunshine State.