Gov. Rick Scott
A bank of 20 phones have been set up in the Department of Business and Professional Regulation’s Northwood Centre in Tallahassee in order for state employees to call local business owners and find out how legislators can improve Florida’s economy in 2014.
Charlie Crist made it into the millionaire’s club three weeks after jumping into the race for governor as a Democrat.
A persistent critic of Gov. Rick Scott filed lawsuits on Monday accusing top Florida officials of flouting the state’s public records laws by failing to turn over emails and other documents.
Crime in the state of Florida is down, including Miami-Dade, Broward and Monroe Counties.
One year after Florida closed several prisons to save money, the state insists it must re-open some of them because of a growing inmate population.
Did you know your hard-earned tax dollars are paying for upgrades at Gov. Rick Scott’s Tallahassee mansion? Gov. Scott has repeatedly pledged to slash government spending since his 2010 election yet more than $800,000 has been spent for substantial improvements to the Greek Revival mansion where he and his wife live.
Internet retail giant Amazon is officially coming to Florida. Amazon.com confirmed Tuesday that it will build distribution centers in Hillsborough County and in Lakeland, with the expectation of creating more than 1,000 full-time jobs. However, it means Floridians will now have to pay sales tax on their Amazon purchases.
Despite two escaped murderers released through forged documents being found and back in custody, the head of the state’s law enforcement agency said additional steps are being put in place to prevent a similar incident from happening again.
Supporters and opponents of the controversial “Common Core” education standards clashed Tuesday in Tampa during the opening stop in a three-day round of public hearings across the state.
Florida Republicans have raised a lot more money toward the next election than Democrats so far according to new numbers released Thursday.