A development company that acquired the site of the former A.G. Holley state tuberculosis hospital last year in Palm Beach County wants a $1.29 million refund from the state because the property has less land than advertised.
Florida, which already has the most concealed-weapon licenses in the nation, is now fast-tracking the process for active-duty military members and honorably discharged veterans.
Just six months ago, Gov. Rick Scott stood onstage outside the state Capitol basking in his hard-fought victory as he began his second term.
Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam is urging Floridians to develop “wildfire action” plans citing more than 30 active wildfires.
With lawmakers largely sidelined because of a special legislative session, much of Florida’s political money chase in June involved chunks of cash flowing to political committees and parties.
Florida Governor Rick Scott slashed $461 million worth of projects from the budget passed by Florida lawmakers last week during a special session.
Florida has received an array of applications for the top jobs at its environmental and law-enforcement agencies, with little more than a week remaining for people to submit resumes.
Florida’s orange crop is set to be smaller than anticipated, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is predicting a drop in citrus production for this year.
Florida is partnering with 41 Walmart and Amigo stores in Puerto Rico to sell its strawberries.