Dean Cannon's file:
Cannon

Republican from Florida

Dean Cannon (R-Winter Park) is the Florida Legislature's 2010 House Speaker and a lawyer.

Recent statements involving Dean Cannon

"The facts show that approximately 40 persons on death row have had all of their appellate review completed and await only the governor's signature on a death warrant to end the case."

"The number of inmates since 2000 on death row dying of natural causes has now surpassed the number of inmates executed."

House Speaker Dean Cannon says that freshmen lawmakers account for one-third of the 120-member House, and that two-thirds of the chamber have two years or less experience.

The Florida Supreme Court has "no express authority in the Florida Constitution" to remove questions from the ballot proposed by the Legislature.  

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