Best of the Blogs: Domino

Progress Florida Education Institute’s Best of the Blogs for the week ending 8-23-13
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The Lesson Of Allie Braswell
By Steve Schale
Two things happen when political death occurs:  The opposition beats their chest and allies start pointing fingers.

The Lake O Shit Show
By Gimleteye
Eye On Miami
Tomorrow in Stuart there is going to be a public hearing, manned by Florida legislators and lead by state senator Joe Negron.

Medical weed: The 2014 Domino
By Ben Kirby
I am not proud of this, but I caught prominent Florida attorney John Morgan on the Bubba the Love Sponge show the other day.

Rick Scott’s Latest Fundraising Letter Targeting Obama Reads More Like An Autobiography
By Martha Jackovics
Beach Peanuts
The Orlando Sentinel is reporting that Rick Scott recently sent out a fund raising letter, saying the tone is out of character for unpopular governor attempting to publicly position himself as a populist leading into his re-election effort next year.

GOP Congressman Gets Fact Checked By His Own Constituents On Obamacare: ‘Stop Lying!’
By Sy Mukherjee
Think Progress
Things got heated for Rep. Daniel Webster (R-FL) during a town hall question-and-answer session in Winter Haven, Florida on Thursday.