Gina Jordan http://kwit.org en The Florida Delegation's Snowy Day http://kwit.org/post/florida-delegations-snowy-day It's the closest these Floridians will ever get to an actual snow day.<p>The threat of Isaac canceled most official business at the Republican National Convention Monday. But the storm went west, sending a little wind and rain to Tampa. The typical summer afternoon thunderstorm is worse.<p>So members of Florida's delegation were free to engage in a political snowball fight — they ate, partied and trashed a political traitor: <a href="http://www.tampabay.com/opinion/columns/article1247631.ece" target="_blank">former Republican Gov. Mon, 27 Aug 2012 22:30:00 +0000 Gina Jordan 13149 at http://kwit.org The Florida Delegation's Snowy Day The Lobbyist Behind Florida's 'Stand Your Ground' Law http://kwit.org/post/lobbyist-behind-floridas-stand-your-ground-law The murder of Trayvon Martin has shone a spotlight on Florida's law that authorizes the use of deadly force in self-defense. The law has been widely cited as the reason why shooter George Zimmerman has not been arrested. Marion Hammer is one of the most powerful lobbyists in Florida, and has helped to make the law a reality in the state. Thu, 29 Mar 2012 08:00:00 +0000 Gina Jordan 5763 at http://kwit.org