Democratic state Sen. Maria Sachs said Tuesday that the amount of time she spends at the Fort Lauderdale address she lists as her residence is “not relevant” to whether she meets the state’s residency requirement for lawmakers.
Sachs was elected in November to represent Palm Beach-Broward Senate District 34. She and her husband own a house in Boca Raton that is just outside the district, but Sachs last year changed the address on her voter registration and driver license to a 740-square-foot condo unit she rents in Fort Lauderdale from lobbyist and friend Judy Stern that is in District 34.
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