In a move that was widely expected, Gov. Rick Scott on Thursday named Christy Daly as secretary of the Florida Department of Juvenile Justice.
In Cuba, the moments after the news broke of the Cuban spies release, those living in the island took to social media to express their excitement.
Following the release of American Alan Gross from Cuban prison, President Barack Obama made historic changes to US-Cuban policy after becoming the first president since the Eisenhower administration to speak directly to a Cuban leader.
Gov. Rick Scott has reappointed Secretary of State Ken Detzner, who serves as Florida’s chief elections officer.
Some familiar faces are leading the field of likely Republican nominees for president in 2016. In a recent McClatchy-Marist poll, 2012 GOP nominee Mitt Romney topped the pack with support from approximately 19 percent of Republican voters.
Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush has signaled strong interest in a 2016 presidential campaign.
Emails that were sent and received during Jeb Bush’s time as Florida’s governor will be released, roughly 250,000 of them.
An effort that would allow small craft brewers to pour beer into half-gallon containers may advance during the 2015 legislative session without becoming part of a package of other beverage issues.
Florida Governor Rick Scott is giving state workers an extra paid holiday this year– the day after Christmas.
Former President Bill Clinton spoke Thursday to kick off a summit on the Americas held in South Florida.