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Florida: 2017 Session Begins
March 07, 2017

The legislature convenes today for the annual regular session. Lawmakers are expected to consider education, economic growth and water management. Legislators are also expected to tackle the $83.5 billion budget, lobbying reforms, medical marijuana expansion, and a new gaming compact with the Seminole Tribe. The session is expected to adjourn May 5.

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