Best of the Blogs: Authorization

Progress Florida Education Institute’s Best of the Blogs for the week ending 9-6-13
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By Martha Jackovics
Beach Peanuts
One thing you can always count on from Rick Scott is his predictability when it comes to shameless hypocrisy.

Throwback Tuesday: Authorization of force against Iraq vote in Florida Delegation
By Kartik Krishaiyer
The Florida Squeeze
The crisis in Syria is certainly different than that of Iraq but for today let’s look back at that authorization vote.

Florida Man Cites ‘Bush Doctrine’ As Justification For Pre-Emptive Killing At Barbecue
By Nicole Flatow
Think Progress
William T. Woodward is facing murder charges for the alleged shooting of three people on Labor Day, two of whom have now died.

Better than a Koch Brothers-fueled email
By Benjamin Kirby
Saint Petersblog
I have a question for you regarding the following twenty-nine words.

For first time ever, protesters take their protest to the heart of Big Sugar
By Gimleteye
Eye On Miami
The vast pollution from Lake Okeechobee has had horrendous effects, again, on both coasts of Florida.