April 2, 2018

Lexology, Adam-Paul John Tuzzo and Jonathan O. Levine, March 27, 2018- In recent years, cities, counties, and other local government bodies across the country have enacted ordinances increasing the minimum wage, granting paid and unpaid sick leave, placing restrictions on how employees are scheduled, and requiring employers to enter into “labor peace …

March 29, 2018

Florida Politics, Danny McAuliffe, March 27, 2018- Philip Levine, former mayor of Miami Beach, holds the ideology that local governments should be in charge. And if he’s elected to the statewide office of Governor, he said those beliefs won’t change. Tailing off a suggested early lead in the four-way Democratic gubernatorial primary, Levine spoke …

March 14, 2018

Economic Policy Institute, Marni von Wilpert, March 13, 2018- On Valentine’s Day, a 19 year-old with a legally purchased AR-15 assault rifle stormed into Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida and murdered 14 students, and 3 educators. In Florida, an AR-15 military-style assault rifle is easier to buy than …

March 14, 2018

Tampa Bay Times, Kirby Wilson, March 14, 2018- Andrew Gillum knows certain local gun restrictions are illegal under Florida law. He says communities should consider passing them anyway. His reasoning has less to do with any short-lived policy victory or acquisition of moral high ground — and more to do with a claim that …