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One stop in the pre-session fundraising spree

It's the week before the annual legislation session which means: money, money, money!

State lawmakers aren't allowed to collect checks during the 60-day session that begins Tuesday, March 6. So they'll be busy before then.

Republican House leaders representing Broward County -- Majority Whip Ellyn Bogdanoff, Deputy Majority Leader Adam Hasner and Rules Chairman David Rivera are inviting check-bearers to a reception Thursday evening at the Riverside Hotel in Fort Lauderdale.