Jennifer Carroll

Gambling machine at an internet cafe.  (CBS4)

House Moves To Ban Internet Cafes

In the wake of a scandal which prompted the resignation ofthe state’s lieutenant governor, the House is moving full steam ahead on a measure which would ban internet cafes and adult arcades.


Former Lt. Gov. Jennifer Carroll spoke out about the reasons behind her resignation. (Source: CBS4)

Facing S. Florida: Resignation Of Jennifer Carroll

Miami Herald political writer Marc Caputo discusses the surprise resignation of Florida Lt. Gov. Jennifer Carroll.


Poker hand with chips and laptop computer (Source: John Lamb via Getty Images)

Odds Growing Against Internet Cafes As Senate Panel Backs Ban

Florida gambling establishments, commonly known as Internet cafes, took another hit in the Florida Legislature Monday.


Poker hand with chips and laptop computer (Source: John Lamb via Getty Images)

House Panel To Seek To Power Down Internet Cafés

The Florida legislature will take up a bill Friday that aims to knock Internet cafes offline.


Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

AG Bondi Next In Succession To Scott Until Carroll Replaced

Large companies have succession plans, and so does the government: if the president is unable to serve, the vice president takes over.


Florida Governor Rick Scott and Lieutenant Governor Jennifer Carroll during a press conference onNovember 4, 2010 in Fort Lauderdale.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Florida’s Lt. Governor Resigns

Lt. Governor Jennifer Carroll resigned effective immediately as a gambling investigation into a non-profit she once worked with yielded multiple arrests Tuesday.

CBS Miami–03/13/2013

Florida Lieutenant Governor Jennifer Carroll  (CBS4)

Fla. Lt. Gov. Apologizes For Remark About Lesbians

Florida Lt. Gov. Jennifer Carroll sent a letter of apology to a gay rights group for offending lesbians when she said black women who engage in those relationships don’t look like her.



Gov. Scott Announces Gun Law Task Force Members

In the aftermath of the Trayvon Martin shooting, Gov. Rick Scott said he would form a Task Force on Citizen Safety and Protection to look into the state’s gun laws. On Thursday, he’s set to announce who will be on the panel.


(Source: AP Photo/Mindaugas Kulbis)

Lt. Gov. Carroll’s Former Aide Arrested

A former aide to Florida Lt. Governor Jennifer Carroll was arrested last week for allegedly illegally taping a conversation in Carroll’s office.