Republican leadership in the Florida House signaled Tuesday it’s ready to pass legislation that would allow Las Vegas-style casinos in Miami-Dade and Broward Counties, according to CBS4 news partner the Miami Herald.
A day after the first debate in the special election for District 13′s Congressional seat, Republican candidate David Jolly is calling on a Republican with a familiar name to further boost his campaign.
The three candidates who are seeking to replace the late Congressman Bill Young held their first debate on Monday night.
The annual Super Bowl ad blitz was underwhelming this year, but one ad did stir up controversy among some conservatives.
Two Democratic lawmakers have filed measures to create a month-long sales tax holiday for purchases of energy-efficient appliances.
Not many political issues enjoy a broad base of bipartisan support, but one such issue in the state of Florida is raising the minimum wage.
Attorney General Pam Bondi will not follow the lead of other state attorneys general and will defend the state’s ban on same-sex marriage if she’s asked.
Florida politicians gathered Wednesday to attend the 20th annual legislative planning session, hosted by The Associated Press. Democratic gubernational hopeful Charlie Crist had nothing good to say about Governor Rick Scott while Senator Nan Rich, another Democrat, didn’t have anything complimentary to say about either.
Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush has been rumored to be a potential Republican presidential candidate in 2016 and Wednesday he did nothing to end the speculation when asked about a possible run.
Republican Trey Radel, who achieved infamy after pleading guilty to cocaine-possession charges in Washington, will resign his Congressional seat, CBS News has confirmed.