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Florida Water and Land Conservation Amendment In The News
There they go again. Source: Stop raiding Amendment 1 funds: Where we stand – Orlando Sentinel
Both the House and Senate budgets propose using Amendment 1 money for expenses. Source: House, Senate again budget Amendment 1 money for operating expenses
Amendment 1 held the promise of pumping vastly more money into land acquisition and conservation as well as water preservation by forcing the Legislature to bend to the will of the people. After years of paltry allocations and trust fund raids, voters overwhelming approved the amendment in 2014 with high expectations. Source: Florida Legislature, adhere to Amendment 1’s land purchase-conservation …
This week in Jacksonville, former Florida Gov. and U.S. Sen. Bob Graham rallied people upset with the Legislature over Amendment 1 funding by telling them to get vocal and train to become citizen-activists. “We have an organization called the Florida Conservation Coalition, and its purpose is to try to get citizens involved,” Graham said during an […] Source: Bob Graham rallies …
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