Episode 94



February 4th, 2020

18 mins 52 secs

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About this Episode

State Sen. Lauren Book talks about her annual Capitol Walk for Child Safety.

Also, on today’s Sunrise:

— A Senate committee approves raising the legal age for vaping and smoking from 18 to 21, but as things became a bit complicated, the issue gets split into two separate bills.

— A House committee votes to shine a light on impact fees charged by local governments

— A proposal to punish doctors who perform gender selection surgery on minors is workshopped but does not get a vote. And that’s about all it will get this Session.

— While Hurricane Dorian didn’t do any real damage to Florida, customers of Duke Energy will be paying anyway. The PSC votes on a Dorian surcharge that will cost consumers about $170 million over the next year.

— And the story of Florida Man, who was charged with attempted murder after police identified him by DNA in his own sock.