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Jacksonville City Council votes to double gas tax; State’s new gambling agreement; Florida House speaker

On this edition of "This Week in Jacksonville," News4Jax political analyst and Jacksonville University Public Policy Institute Director Rick Mullaney gives perspective on the approval of Duval County's new gas tax. Rep. Tracie Davis & Rep. Clay Yarborough discuss the pros and cons of the state's new gambling agreement. Florida's Speaker of the House Chris Sprowls on the 2021 legislative session.
On this edition of "This Week in Jacksonville," News4Jax political analyst and Jacksonville University Public Policy Institute Director Rick Mullaney gives perspective on the approval of Duval County's new gas tax. Rep. Tracie Davis & Rep. Clay Yarborough discuss the pros and cons of the state's new gambling agreement. Florida's Speaker of the House Chris Sprowls on the 2021 legislative session.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – On this edition of “This Week in Jacksonville,” News4Jax political analyst and Jacksonville University Public Policy Institute Director Rick Mullaney gives perspective on the Jacksonville City Council voting to double Duval County’s gas tax.

State Reps. Tracie Davis and Clay Yarborough discuss the pros and cons of Florida’s new gambling agreement.

And Florida Speaker of the House Chris Sprowls talks about the 2021 legislative session.


About the Author:

Kent Justice co-anchors News4Jax's 5 p.m., 10 and 11 p.m. newscasts weeknights and reports on government and politics. He also hosts "This Week in Jacksonville," Channel 4's hot topics and politics public affairs show each Sunday morning at 9 a.m.