Lawmakers Look To Keep Pain Clinic RegulationsFlorida lawmakers appear to be moving quickly to keep in place regulations that were approved to help curb widespread problems with prescription-drug abuse and trafficking.
Florida's Political Landscape Upended With Ruling One day after a landmark legal ruling, some people are question whether the change to Florida's political landscape will have an impact on other states’ drawing their congressional districts.
Jeb Bush Says Presidential Decision Coming In 2014The 2016 presidential election is still more than two years away, but that hasn't stopped the speculation surrounding multiple candidates, including former Florida Governor Jeb Bush.
Senator Votes For State Budget Despite Not Being At CapitolPoliticians often have to prioritize items because of time constraints. For state Senator Lizbeth Benacquisto, the priority may be money and Sarah Palin over government business and voters.
House Completes Work On Scott's Tax CutsThe Florida House passed a plethora of tax cuts Thursday that includes multiple sales tax holidays in the coming year. The bill will reduce the state revenue by $100 million and complete Governor Rick Scott's election year plan of $500 million in tax cuts.
Florida Senate Unanimously Passes Parasailing RegulationsAfter drawing attention for several parasailing accidents, the Florida Senate took a step forward Thursday by approving a bill that will place government regulations on the industry.
Rubio Blasts Spanish Language Media Over Affordable Care ActSenator Marco Rubio has a new target when it comes to the Affordable Care Act, Spanish Language media, specifically Univision and Telemundo.
House & Senate Set To Vote On State BudgetsThe Florida House and Senate are prepared to vote Thursday on each chamber's preferred version of the 2015 state budget.
Legislature Honors Seminoles ChampionshipThe Florida Legislature took time out of normal business Tuesday to honor the BCS National Champion Florida State Seminoles.
ACA Beats Expectations But Still Not A Finished Productespite multiple repeal efforts, tens of millions of dollars spent in campaign ads against it, and an entire party building its policy on getting rid of it, the Affordable Care Act has managed to do two things, survive and thrive.
M-D Transit Board Member Resigns Amidst Scott's Hispanic ProblemsAnother high-profile Hispanic official has tendered his resignation to Governor Rick Scott as the political fallout from the resignation of Mike Fernandez continues to plague the campaign.
Scott Slams Idea Of Ticket-Quotas For FHPGovernor Rick Scott blasted the Florida Highway Patrol Friday after media reports raised questions about the possibility that bonuses for troopers were tied to how many tickets they write, according to the News Service of Florida.