Lawmakers At 'Stalemate' Over New State BudgetFlorida lawmakers have hit an impasse as they struggle to come up with a new state budget.
Report: Artiles Hired Playboy, Hooters Models As ConsultantsA newspaper is reporting that the Florida senator who resigned this week after using a racial slur hired a former Hooters "calendar girl" and a Playboy model with no political experience to be consultants for his political action committee last year.
Senate Signs Off On Police Body Cam BillThe Florida Senate has unanimously approved a proposal aimed at allowing law-enforcement officers to review footage from their body cameras before filling out reports.
State Senate Says Let The Kids PlayThe state's Senate has approved a bill that would require school districts to give elementary-school students 20 minutes of recess a day.
State Medical Marijuana Amendment Passes 1st Senate PanelThe state's proposed constitutional amendment on medical marijuana has cleared its first hurdle in the Senate.
Florida Senate Says Yes To More Gambling In StateThere could be a lot more to do in Florida casinos in the not-too-distant future.
Florida House Votes Again To Repeal Red Light CamerasThe fight to end the use of red-light cameras in Florida is an ongoing battle.
Lawmakers, Environmentalists Push For State Fracking BanA group of lawmakers rallied with environmental activists Wednesday at the Capitol to push for a statewide ban on fracking.
State Senate To Take Up "Liquor Wall" RepealA controversial measure that would allow liquor to be sold in grocery and retail stores is expected to go before the full Senate on Tuesday.
School Recess Bill Ready For Full Senate VoteFlorida elementary schools would have to provide at least 20 minutes of unstructured recess time each school day under a bill approved by the Senate Appropriations Committee.
Ridesharing Bill On The Move In The State SenateAfter the issue stalled the past two years in the Senate, a proposal that would create statewide regulations for ridesharing companies got a boost Tuesday from a Senate committee.
State Senate To Tackle Big Issues In Opening WeekThe Florida Senate will kick off the 2017 legislative session with a busy first week, it has three major bills scheduled to hit the floor.