Darryl Rouson http://wlrn.org en Legislator Wants To Change Some Overlooked Parts Of Florida's Voting Law http://wlrn.org/post/legislator-wants-change-some-overlooked-parts-floridas-voting-law <p>There have already been <a href="http://www.wlrn.org/post/democrats-file-bills-revive-early-voting" target="_blank">a number of bills</a> filed by Democratic state lawmakers to change parts of Florida's controversial voting law during the upcoming &nbsp;Legislative session, which starts March 5.</p><p>Most of the bills, so far, focus on early voting rules that were changed in 2011 -- when the Republican-controlled &nbsp;Legislature overhauled the state's voting law.</p> Wed, 12 Dec 2012 12:30:00 +0000 Ashley Lopez 6123 at http://wlrn.org Legislator Wants To Change Some Overlooked Parts Of Florida's Voting Law Why Charlie Crist Supports Democrat's Bill To Restore Early Voting http://wlrn.org/post/why-charlie-crist-supports-democrats-bill-restore-early-voting <p></p><p>Former Gov. Charlie Crist is standing with state Democrats in favor of a bill to fix election problems that embarrassed the state last week.</p><p></p><p>State Rep. Darryl Rouson of St. Petersburg is the House sponsor of the bill, which would restore early voting to 14 days and allow non-government buildings to be used as early voting site.</p><p></p><p>Crist's name continues to surface as a possible Democratic challenger to Gov. Rick Scott in 2016. He has left the Republican Party and remains an independent who likes to call himself "Citizen Crist."</p><p></p> Thu, 15 Nov 2012 15:00:00 +0000 Rick Stone 4673 at http://wlrn.org Why Charlie Crist Supports Democrat's Bill To Restore Early Voting