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May 1, 2001
Legislature 2001
Aquifer injection scuttled
Thousands of residents have called, written or e-mailed lawmakers urging them to reconsider.

Senate okays instant-win bingo
TALLAHASSEE -- Bingo parlors can add an instant-win game card to their repertoire under a bill tentatively approved by the state Senate on Monday.

Grumbling greets $50-billion budget
Lawmakers trumpet tax cuts in a plan that irks some observers.
• Chart: Budget highlights

Bill targets union dues deduction
The state House approves a measure requiring teachers unions to bargain for a paycheck deduction.

Negotiators try to compromise on voting reform
The Senate and House now agree on how to pay for new voting equipment.

Legislature 2001
Today is the 57th day of the 60-day session.

Top stories
Gunman had 'no hope for future'

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. -- In a handwritten note he left before he started gunning down people in the lobby of his apartment building Friday, Stuart L. Williams said he couldn't "take the pain any more" and felt "no hope for future."

Around the state
Capitol Police commander suspended for two weeks

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