House Looks To Revamp Hospital Labor Deals Under a proposal approved Thursday by a House committee as part of an all-inclusive health-care bill, the Miami-Dade County Commission could lose power to approve labor contracts with employees at Jackson Memorial Hospital.
Republican Files To Run For South Florida House Seat The race for the District 100 seat just got a little more crowded. Rep. Joe Gibbons, D-Hallandale Beach, currently holds the seat but he'll be out next year due to term limits.
Panel Passes Pill Mill Bill Without Key Proposal A modified bill designed to crack down on pill mills and ‘doctor shopping’ in the state passed a House panel on Tuesday with an important key proposal left off.
Florida House Passes Ban On Internet Cafe GamesBy an overwhelming vote, the Florida House passed a measure Thursday which would ban so called ‘internet café games’.
Charter Schools, Vouchers Get Big Legislature SupportThe Florida House and Senate approved a number of bills Monday to expand virtual schools and voucher programs, potentially siphoning more students away from traditional public schools.