Former Governor Calls On Scott To Stop Water BillFormer Florida Gov. and U.S. Sen. Bob Graham has added his name to the list of opponents asking Gov. Rick Scott to veto a water-policy bill that is expected to be signed Thursday.
High Court Honors Florida's First Black Chief JusticeFormer Chief Justice Leander Shaw, who died last week at age 85, lay in state Monday in the rotunda of the Florida Supreme Court as family, friends and colleagues paid their respects.
Florida's First Black Chief Justice Dies At 85When Leander Shaw took the Florida Bar exam in 1960, he was not allowed to stay or eat at the whites-only hotel in Miami where the exam was administered. Three decades later, Shaw became the first black chief justice of the Florida Supreme Court.
Florida Democrats Look For A Way To End Election WoesDemocrats are looking to big city mayors and their congressional delegation to help pull them out of their slump at the polls.
Original Dolphins Broadcaster Henry Barrow: A Pioneer In His ProfessionThose lucky enough to have followed the Miami Dolphins since the franchise’s beginning will remember the name Henry Barrow.
Facing South Florida: One-on-One with Bob GrahamJim sits down with the former Florida governor and senator to talk about a variety of subjects, including the crisis in Iraq, the Florida governor's race, immigration, and Cuba offshore drilling.
Female Candidates Boost Dems Hope In Tough Year A trio of women vying for seats in the U.S. House of Representatives are boosting Democratic hopes in a rough election year.
Two Democratic Challengers For Congressional Seats Play Name Game A pair of candidates for U.S. Congress are banking on name recognition to boost their campaigns. During a campaign stop at the Worm Gruntin' Festival in the conservative panhandle, U.S. House candidate Gwen Graham listened to voter after voter recount fond memories of her father, Bob, who towered over Florida politics for more than a quarter-century as governor and U.S. senator.
Gov. Scott Signing Death Warrants At Stepped Up PaceAs Governor Rick Scott considers a bill which would speed up death penalty executions by creating tighter timeframes for appeals and post-conviction motions, he’s signing death warrants at a pace rarely seen in Florida since the death penalty was reinstated in 1976.
Congressman Joe Garcia Officially Sworn In MondayNewly elected South Florida Congressman Joe Garcia was officially sworn-in Monday.
Governor Scott Turns 60 SaturdayGov. Rick Scott, one of the oldest governor's in Florida history, turns 60 Saturday.
Florida Supreme Court Takes Up College Tuition RatesWho has the authority to set tuition rates at Florida’s 12 public universities – the Legislature or the Board of Governors? On Thursday, the Florida Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in this matter.