Town Hall http://blog.wlrn.org en Talk To Us: Florida Legislators & A Session 2013 Sneak Peek At WLRN - Miami Herald Town Hall http://blog.wlrn.org/post/talk-us-florida-legislators-session-2013-sneak-peek-wlrn-miami-herald-town-hall <p></p><p>Redistricting, property insurance, Medicaid expansion and political transparency were among the topics covered during this week’s Town Hall event on Session 2013 of the Florida Legislature hosted by WLRN&nbsp;and the&nbsp;<em>Miami Herald</em>. &nbsp;The second annual forum marks the beginning of WLRN's&nbsp;coverage of Session 2013, which convenes March 5 and continues through May 3.</p><p> Thu, 28 Feb 2013 12:00:00 +0000 WLRN Staff 10069 at http://blog.wlrn.org Talk To Us: Florida Legislators & A Session 2013 Sneak Peek At WLRN - Miami Herald Town Hall How Will The Florida Legislature Tackle Property Insurance Rates? Good Question, Says Senator http://blog.wlrn.org/post/how-will-florida-legislature-tackle-property-insurance-rates-good-question-says-senator <p>Getting a handle on property insurance rates is a top priority in the upcoming Florida Legislature 2013 regular session, but it's no easy task, according to popular consensus at Monday night's Town Hall session hosted by WLRN and the <em>Miami Herald</em>.&nbsp;</p><p>"The legislature is in a terrible box," said Mary Ellen Klas, the capital bureau chief for the <em>Miami Herald</em> and a panelist at Monday's event. "This is one of the tough issues they have to grapple with."</p> Wed, 27 Feb 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Tricia Woolfenden 9985 at http://blog.wlrn.org How Will The Florida Legislature Tackle Property Insurance Rates? Good Question, Says Senator WLRN Town Hall Tackles The State's Tough Issues Before The Legislature's 2013 Session http://blog.wlrn.org/post/wlrn-town-hall-tackles-states-tough-issues-legislatures-2013-session <p>Education, voting reform, property insurance, and political transparency were among the topics covered during Monday night's Town Hall event on Session 2013 of the Florida Legislature hosted by WLRN&nbsp;and the <em>Miami Herald</em>. &nbsp;The second annual forum marks the beginning of WLRN's&nbsp;coverage of Session 2013, which convenes March 5 and continues through May 3.</p> Tue, 26 Feb 2013 18:57:54 +0000 Tricia Woolfenden 9989 at http://blog.wlrn.org WLRN Town Hall Tackles The State's Tough Issues Before The Legislature's 2013 Session