TALLAHASSEE -- Good morning and happy Wednesday.
Here's what we're reading this morning.
*The <a href="http://www.orlandosentinel.com/news/politics/os-florida-legislature-opens-session-20130305,0,331200.story">Sentinel/Sun-Sentinel </a>has a piece on opening day of the Legislature, which included ethics and elections bills, plus talk on Medicaid expansion.
* <a href="http://news.wfsu.org/post/bill-blocking-law-enforcement-seizing-cell-phones-without-warrant-clears-first-stop">WFSU</a> reports that a bill is advancing in the Senate that would block the seizure of cell phones or other portable electronic devices without a warrant.
* The <a href="https://www.sun-sentinel.com/sfl-hugo-chavez-dies-weston-south-florida-miami-reaction,0,2327520.story">Sun-Sentinel</a> looks at the local reaction to the death of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez.
* The<a href="http://www.tampabay.com/news/health/medicaid-provided-safety-net-for-will-weatherfords-family-he-opposes/2107236"> Tampa Bay Times </a>writes that Will Weatherford mentioned a safety net helped his family during his brother's illness, but then wouldn't say what it was. His Dad told the Times it was Medicaid.
* The <a href="http://www.heraldtribune.com/article/20130305/ARTICLE/130309816/2550?Title=Florida-consumers-have-much-at-stake-in-the-2013-Legislature">Herald-Tribune</a> examines issues impacting consumers in the upcoming legislative session.Copyright © 2015, The Baltimore Sun