A central Florida Republican state representative whose name has been linked to a prostitution ring announced Monday he has dropped out of his re-election bid.
Smoking cigarettes is not only bad for your health, it’s bad for your wallet. Cigarettes are expensive which has led to a growing roll-your-own industry across the state of Florida. With that growing industry, some Florida legislators want to cash in and tax shops that allow customers to roll their own cigarettes.
Florida lawmakers are pushing tort reform front and center as they consider a proposal that would shield hospitals from malpractice lawsuits if they contract with doctors who end up harming patients.