The film and television industry in Florida wants lawmakers to take another look at a revamped production-incentives package that stalled when the House cut short the regular legislative session.
Overall contributions to Gov. Rick Scott’s inauguration festivities reached nearly a million dollars, and on Friday the Republican Party released names of four additional donors that helped make it happen.
The New Year began with a momentous occasion for many same-sex couples in Florida after a federal judge cleared the way for marriage.
A federal judge Wednesday ordered the state to respond by Monday in an increasingly heated legal debate about whether county clerks should begin issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples on Jan. 6.
An Associated Press survey has revealed most of Florida’s 67 clerks of court don’t plan to issue marriage licenses to gay couples on January 6th.
A group representing Florida’s court clerks said on Tuesday that counties statewide should not start issuing marriage licenses January 6th to same-sex couples.
Amid a court’s ruling declaring Florida’s ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional, clerks are being advised to say no to gay marriage for now.
For the second time in less than a year, David’s Café in Miami Beach is under federal investigation for allegedly not paying some of its employees.