Fred Grimm: From Florida Forever to Florida hardly at all

Posted by Mike Confino, March 26, 2015

Want to know the difference between the governor and Amendment One? Rick Scott received 1,365,515 fewer votes.

The Water and Land Conservation Initiative was the biggest vote getter on the November ballot, approved by 74.9 percent of the voters.

Most of the 4,230,858 who voted “yes” assumed — wrongly as it turned out — that they were voting to guarantee a funding stream for Florida Forever, the land acquisition program that allows the state to buy wildlife habitat and protect water resources.

via Fred Grimm: From Florida Forever to Florida hardly at all | Miami Herald Miami Herald.

Recent Headlines