Paula Dockery is a syndicated columnist who served in the Florida Legislature for 16 years as a Republican from Lakeland.
A DISMAL AND EMBARASSING FAILURE August 29, 2015
They came, they wrangled, and they adjourned — without congressional maps.
The Florida Supreme Court gave the state Legislature the opportunity to try for the third time to draw congressional districts in a manner consistent with the Fair District Amendments placed in the state Constitution. The court also gave them fairly specific direction on the eight districts they needed to redraw and a timeframe to get it done.
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