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  • A Historic Session with Ray Rodrigues #17 May 16, 2019
    Will people look back on the 2019 legislative session in Tallahassee and say it was historic? Bob welcomes Ray Rodrigues to the podcast. He is a member of the Florida House of Representatives, representing the 76th District. He believes people recognize this year as a historic one for the state. First, they start with legalizing vouchers […]
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  • The End Of Session Wrap Up #16 May 10, 2019
    Bob talks about the conclusion of the 2019 Legislative Session in Tallahassee. The most important job was a balanced budget. Once again, Florida showed the rest of the country how you can have an increase in the budget without raising taxes! How were they able to accomplish this? There was an increase in funding for […]
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  • Tallahassee Update with State Rep. Randy Fine #15 April 26, 2019
    It's the second to the last week of the 2019 session in Tallahassee and it's been an emotional week. Today, State Representative Randy Fine from District 53 joins the show! Together, they discuss Amendment 4 and why the people who brought the amendment to the voters are now suddenly moving the goalposts? Next, they talk […]
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  • Latest From Tallahassee and HB1335 on Abortion #14 April 19, 2019
    We are finishing up week 5 in the Florida Legislative session and Bob brings you the latest news. First, he talks about some of the frustration he has with the news out of the nation's capital regarding the Mueller Report. When will we start to talk about the positive things that President Trump has done? […]
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  • Tallahassee Update And Consumer Choice #13 April 12, 2019
    Bob gives a live update from Tallahassee. There are only 3 weeks left to go and the real push is on. First, he talks about one of the most important issues that he has been working on, Assignment of Benefits. Where does it stand in the legislature? Next, he talks about Speaker Jose Oliva's priority this […]
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  • Florida Commissioner Of Education Richard Corcoran #12 April 4, 2019
    Bob has a conversation with Richard Corcoran, former Speaker of the Florida House of Representatives who currently serves as the Education Commissioner of Florida. He talks about his own history of becoming active in state politics leading up to his position today. Together, they discuss the current state of education in Florida and some of […]
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  • Updates on Amendment 4, AOB and Medical Marijuana #11 March 21, 2019
    It has been a busy finish to Week 3 the in the Florida Legislature. One of the early bills signed into law was Smokable Medical Marijuana in the state. He talks about some of the concerns he has with the law, including driving while impaired and making sure safety measures are in place to protect consumers. […]
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  • Tallahassee Update and Speech On Campus # 10 March 8, 2019
    Session has started in Tallahassee and Bob gives us an update. On the Civil Justice side, they are trying to put the scales of justice back in balance. He talks about the battles with the Trial Bar Attorneys in trying to bring down the price of insurance in the state. Plus, Bob talks his concern […]
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  • Ep. 9 - A Frederick Douglass Republican with KCarl Smith February 26, 2019
    What does it mean to be a Frederick Douglass Republican? KCarl Smith joins the podcast. He is a former Army officer and motivational speaker who has become a sought-after Political Activist. His quest is simple: To re-ignite America’s passion for Liberty and to help shape a new Republican Party. Together, they explore the issue of race relations […]
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  • Ep. 8 - Florida and More with State Senator Joe Gruters February 22, 2019
    Bob Speaks with Joe Gruters, Chairman of the Florida Republican Party and a member of the Florida Senate. They both joined the Florida House in 2016 and much has changed. Joe talks about how he began his path to political life and how he was one of the first people to endorse Donald Trump for […]
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