Florida Gov. Scott At Odds Again With Fellow RepublicansJust six months ago, Gov. Rick Scott stood onstage outside the state Capitol basking in his hard-fought victory as he began his second term.
100+ New Laws Go Into Effect July 1stBeginning Wednesday, 130 new laws produced by the Legislature, and signed by Governor Rick Scott, will go into effect.
Beer Growlers, Ticket Quotas, Abortion Waiting Period Among New LawsThe state's record-setting budget goes into effect on Wednesday, along with 130 other new laws that were produced by the Legislature this year in the regular and special sessions and signed by Gov. Rick Scott.
Gov's Tax Victory Tour To Stop In DoralGovernor Rick Scott will kick of his "Keep Florida Working" tax cut victory tour in South Florida.
Florida Senate Oks More Than $400M In Tax Cuts Florida residents may get a little more money in their pockets after the Florida Senate approved more than $400 million in tax cuts.
Deadline Looming For State Lawmakers To Pass BudgetTime is running out for Florida legislators to pass a new budget to avoid a partial government shutdown.
Senate Preps Tax Cut Package For VoteThe Senate has finalized an approximately $400 million tax-cut package which they'll vote on early next week, the final week of the special legislative session.
House Ready To Vote On Trimmed-Down Tax CutsThe House has positioned its dramatically streamlined tax-cut package for a vote on Friday.
Gov Warns Budget Impasse Could Delay Tax CutsA massive tax-cut package and the governor's push for a "historic" increase in education funding could be in jeopardy as the health care-fueled budget impasse continues in the Legislature.
Florida House Passes Nearly $700 Million Tax Cut PackageNearly $700 million in tax cuts and breaks are coming after the House overwhelmingly approved a bill on Thursday.
Florida House Pushing To Cut Taxes On Cellphones & TextbooksThe Florida House is pushing for tax breaks on cellphones, cable television and college textbooks.
Gov. Scott Calls On 'Florida Exceptionalism' To Tout AgendaCalling on something he termed "Florida exceptionalism," Gov. Rick Scott used the annual State of the State address Tuesday to try to reinvigorate his legislative agenda after a difficult opening to his second term.