Lobbyist Ron Book during a December 2015 event on homelessness in Miami-Dade County. He serves as volunteer chairman of the county's homeless board while also serving as one of the county's paid lobbyists in Tallahassee. He wanted a waiver to continue representing the pet-store industry in Florida, which has lobbied to block local regulations of pet sales. On Tuesday, May 15, county commissioners denied the waiver.
Lobbyist Ron Book during a December 2015 event on homelessness in Miami-Dade County. He serves as volunteer chairman of the county's homeless board while also serving as one of the county's paid lobbyists in Tallahassee. He wanted a waiver to continue representing the pet-store industry in Florida, which has lobbied to block local regulations of pet sales. On Tuesday, May 15, county commissioners denied the waiver. Charles Trainor Jr. Miami Herald File
Lobbyist Ron Book during a December 2015 event on homelessness in Miami-Dade County. He serves as volunteer chairman of the county's homeless board while also serving as one of the county's paid lobbyists in Tallahassee. He wanted a waiver to continue representing the pet-store industry in Florida, which has lobbied to block local regulations of pet sales. On Tuesday, May 15, county commissioners denied the waiver. Charles Trainor Jr. Miami Herald File