Ted Yoho has planned a town hall in Gainesville, FL today! In honor of his visit, I’ve uploaded the raw video I recorded when Rep. Yoho and his colleagues stopped in Gainesville for the Farm Bill Listening Tour on June 24, 2017. As someone who’s always lived in the suburbs, listening to the concerns the farmers […]Read more "Why is Ted Yoho voting to hurt the farmers in his district?"
There are so many things wrong about the GOP tax plan for 2018, but in this post, I’ll focus a proposed change that will hurt UF graduate programs. The tax plan being debated in the House of Representatives would require graduate teaching assistants to count the value of their tuition waivers as taxable income. Graduate […]Read more "The GOP 2018 tax plan hurts UF’s graduate education programs"
SB 140 proposes changes to Florida’s existing gun laws. The current law allows people with concealed weapons permits to carry their firearms openly, with certain restrictions. SB 140 (see pages 14-15) would remove some restrictions, allowing permit holders to openly carry firearms: On college and university campuses, except for athletic events On K-12 school campuses Airport passenger terminals […]Read more "Florida SB140 means guns on school campuses"