It’s OK for two elected officials, such as Miami-Dade County commissioners Jean Monestime, left, and Barbara J. Jordan to confer during public debate, but under Florida law they can’t discuss public business outside of public meetings. The Florida Legislature is considering a proposal to change that.
It’s OK for two elected officials, such as Miami-Dade County commissioners Jean Monestime, left, and Barbara J. Jordan to confer during public debate, but under Florida law they can’t discuss public business outside of public meetings. The Florida Legislature is considering a proposal to change that. AL DIAZ adiaz@miamiherald.com
It’s OK for two elected officials, such as Miami-Dade County commissioners Jean Monestime, left, and Barbara J. Jordan to confer during public debate, but under Florida law they can’t discuss public business outside of public meetings. The Florida Legislature is considering a proposal to change that. AL DIAZ adiaz@miamiherald.com

Bill proposes to cloud Sunshine Law by letting elected officials meet privately

April 27, 2017 06:15 PM

UPDATED April 27, 2017 07:30 PM

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