The texting-while-driving ban has only been in place in Florida since October 1, but some legislators are ready to give it some more teeth.
While the state has been pushing for cut backs, more than $800,000 has been spent for improvements to the governor’s mansion in Tallahassee since 2010.
While public opinion continues to move towards the legalization of marijuana, Florida’s legislative leaders have come out against a push to allow the use of pot for medical reasons.
As lawmakers continue to debate a possible expansion of gambling in Florida; a major study has found that a gambling expansion wouldn’t have much of an impact on the economy or Florida society.
Will the Sunshine State take a gamble on gaming?
State senators are set to hold the first of four public hearings about gambling’s future in Florida. The first hearing will come at the north campus of Broward College on Wednesday.
U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is in the Sunshine State to continue trying to inform people about the Affordable Care Act, which launches October 1.
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?
Gambling facilities in Florida could be in for some changes as the state considers a possible overhaul of the rules.
For a fourth day in a row, protesters remained firmly in place at the Florida Capitol demanding a special legislative session. The protesters said they plan to remain locked in place for the entire weekend.