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How senators voted on new homestead exemption
Published June 14, 2007
Here is how members of the Florida Senate voted Thursday on a bill (SJR 4B) that asks voters to create a much larger homestead exemption in Florida and gives the Legislature power to cap property taxes levied by cities, counties and special districts. (There is one vacancy in the 40-member Senate).
REPUBLICANS FOR (25): J.D. Alexander, R-Lake Wales; Jeff Atwater, R-Palm Beach Gardens; Carey Baker, R-Eustis; Mike Bennett, R-Bradenton; Lisa Carlton, R-Osprey; Lee Constantine, R-Altamonte Springs; Victor Crist, R-Tampa; Alex Diaz de la Portilla, R-Miami; Paula Dockery, R-Lakeland; Mike Fasano, R-New Port Richey; Don Gaetz, R-Niceville; Rudy Garcia, R-Hialeah; Mike Haridopolos , R-Melbourne; Dennis Jones, R-Treasure Island; Jim King, R-Jacksonville; Evelyn Lynn, R-Ormond Beach; Steve Oelrich, R-Cross Creek; Durell Peaden, R-Crestview; Bill Posey, R-Rockledge; Burt Saunders, R-Naples; Ronda Storms, R-Valrico; Alex Villalobos, R-Miami; Daniel Webster, R-Winter Garden; Steve Wise, R-Jacksonville; Ken Pruitt, R-Port St. Lucie.
REPUBLICANS AGAINST: (0)
DEMOCRATS FOR: (0)
DEMOCRATS AGAINST (12): Dave Aronberg, D-Greenacres; Larcenia Bullard, D-Miami; Ted Deutch, D-Boca Raton; Steve Geller, D-Hallandale Beach; Tony Hill, D-Jacksonville; Arthenia Joyner, D-Tampa; Charlie Justice, D-St. Petersburg; Al Lawson, D-Tallahassee; Gwen Margolis, D-Miami; Nan Rich, D-Weston; Jeremy Ring, D-Parkland; Gary Siplin, D-Orlando. NOT VOTING (2):Mandy Dawson, D-Fort Lauderdale; Frederica Wilson, D-Miami.
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