Monthly Archive for: ‘June, 2017’
The Right of the People to Govern Themselves: In Defense of Municipal Home Rule

Florida House Speaker Richard Corcoran recently offered a vigorous defense of his assault on local home rule. He argued that the state Legislature is more representative and less vulnerable to special interest influence than our city and county governments.  Boca Raton Mayor Susan Haynie and Leon County Commissioner Bryan Desloge powerfully rebutted that argument. I commend their […]