New Year To Bring New Florida LawsAs you recover from that New-Year's hangover, you can think about some of the new state laws that take effect with the new year. Everything from how much some people make, to the unemployment people get, and even to the tattoos they might consider are covered by new state laws.
Scott Lays Out 2012 Jobs AgendaFlorida Governor Rick Scott outlined his 2012 job creation agenda Wednesday morning and it includes several of the hot button conservative issues being pushed in both Washington and Tallahassee.
Florida Budget Set; Vote Set For FridayMaking it just under the wire, the final tweaks were made to Florida's proposed budget Tuesday in time for lawmakers to have the state-required 72 hours to read it, before voting on it prior to Friday's end of this year's session.
Senate Revives Scott's Business Tax CutGovernor Rick Scott's plan to cut corporate taxes had appeared all but dead as members of the Florida Legislature rebelled, but a new plan seems to have Senate support.
Protesters Call For Fairness In TaxesOn the day taxes are due; there’s been an outcry for fairness.
State Budgets Rife With Potential PitfallsFlorida Governor Rick Scott’s budget has been based on a pro-business, anti-tax platform. But, going too far in that direction carries as much risk as having too much government intervention.