Sen. Ellyn Bogdanoff
In the battle of control between Democrats and Republicans, campaign cash has been coming in for legislative races in South Florida, Orlando and Tampa Bay.
Thanks to a budget surplus and an election year, Florida’s children could gain protection, education, developmental screening and other services during the upcoming legislative session.
Clearing the first legislative hurdle, a Senate committee Monday approved a controversial bill that would allow up to three resort casinos in Florida.
A bill requiring that children up to age 7 be in a booster seat when in a car has cleared a Senate Committee.
A Senate bill that would clear the way for resort casinos in Florida will be revamped, after lawmakers raised a flurry of questions Wednesday about issues such as the impact on longstanding pari-mutuel facilities.
The Florida Senate is poised to approve a bill that would crack down on unscrupulous pain-management clinics, after a debate Thursday about the possible trampling of privacy rights.