(Source: CBS4)

House & Senate Set To Vote On State Budgets

The Florida House and Senate are prepared to vote Thursday on each chamber’s preferred version of the 2015 state budget.

CBS Miami–04/03/2014

Courtroom Generic Gavel

Legislators Fight To Avoid Testifying In Redistricting Case

Should legislators who draw up the districts that will help keep them in office be forced to testify about how they came up with the district?

CBS Miami–09/16/2013

Department Of Children And Families Logo (Source: DCF)

State Senator Holding Public Meeting On DCF Deaths

Interim Department of Children and Families Secretary Esther Jacobo will be among the attendees of a tri-county meeting next week to talk about the multiple recent deaths of children under DCF care.

CBS Miami–08/14/2013

Florida Legislature. (Source: AP)

Legislators Working On Senate Redistricting Revisions

Legislative aides are trying to draft a revision for the Florida Senate’s redistricting map after the previous map was thrown out by the Florida Supreme Court.


Florida Legislature. (Source: AP)

Fla. Senate Pres. Warns Of Looming Budget Cuts

Florida Senate President Mike Haridopolos opened the 2012 legislative session Tuesday by warning lawmakers that budget cuts are coming to even the most “beloved” programs.


United Teachers of Dade held a rally Monday night ahead of Florida's legislative session to fight for union rights. (CBS4)

Dade Teachers Rally For Union Rights

Teachers, hospital workers, and other union members rallied Monday night for labor rights.


Alberto Carvalho gave legislative members a tour of some Miami-Dade Schools on Thursday, September 15, 2011. (Source: CBS4)

MD Legislative Delegation Members Tour Schools With Carvalho

It’s not everyday you see people in suits riding a big yellow school bus, but that was the scene in downtown Miami Thursday morning.