If Florida legislators can make time for a bill that would expedite executions, they can find time to expedite compensation to victims of government negligence.
Senate President Don Gaetz, R-Niceville, wants to reform the “claims bill” system before allowing payments of settlements. The session ends Friday, which Sen. Gaetz says leaves no time to deal with proposed changes.
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