Lawmakers could wade into sick-leave fight

Orange County in recent months has been engulfed in a controversy about a proposal to require businesses with 15 or more workers to offer paid sick leave. But the Orlando Sentinel reports that the battle might head to Tallahassee, with Sen. David Simmons, R-Altamonte Springs, and Rep. Steve Precourt, R-Orlando, looking to curb such local measures. Here is a link to the Sentinel story.

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