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Thursday, November 17, 2011
Anti-texting effort rebuffed
Boca Raton's state Rep. Irv Slosberg is trying again to get the Florida Legislature to regulate texting while driving. He has a bill -- HB299 -- expressly for that purpose, but on Tuesday suggested in the House Transportation Committee that it be wrapped into an omnibus bill along with several issues important to the state Department of Transportation. Hah! Good luck. Read more at NSF's Transport Report.