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Miami, UNITED STATES: Part of the power grid of Florida Power and Light at a distribution center 08 November 2006, in Miami, Florida. Florida Power and Light Company's power line grid delivers electricity to approximately 8 million people in Florida. AFP PHOTO/Robert SULLIVAN (Photo credit: ROBERT SULLIVAN/AFP/Getty Images)

AARP Weighs In Against FPL’s Drilling Plan

Senior advocacy group AARP filed a brief opposing state regulators’ approval of a plan for Florida Power & Light to invest in drilling for gas in Oklahoma.

06/19/2015

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush speaks during a Long Island Association luncheon with LIA President and CEO Kevin S. Law at the Crest Hollow Country Club on February 24, 2014 in Woodbury, New York. Bush is widely seen as a possible presidential contender in 2016.  (Source: Andy Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Jeb Bush Says Fla. Gay Marriage Ruling Should Be Respected

The former governor of Florida, Jeb Bush, said Monday that he respects a court ruling that allows same-sex couples to wed for the first time in the Sunshine State.

01/05/2015

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Judge: Same-Sex Couples Can Get Marriage Licenses

Same-sex couples will be able to seek a license to marry beginning Tuesday.

01/01/2015

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Key West Drug Testing Policy Ruled Unconstitutional

A South Florida federal judge declared a policy by the city of Key West that requires drug tests for job applicants unconstitutional.

05/12/2014

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Appeals Court Backs State In Seminole Tax Dispute

A federal court of appeals has rejected the Seminole Tribe of Florida’s argument that they should be exempt from state taxes when fueling up on non-tribal lands.

05/06/2014

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Popular Vote/Electoral Vote Split Possible In 2012

With multiple states in play and an extremely small margin separating the candidates nationally, it’s possible that the 2012 election could see one candidate win the popular vote and another win the Electoral College and ultimately the presidency.

CBS Miami–11/05/2012

WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 26: The exterior of the U.S. Supreme Court on March 26, 2012 in Washington, DC. Today the high court, which has set aside six hours over three days, will hear arguments over the constitutionality President Barack Obama's Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Supreme Court Begins Hearing Fla. Challenge To Health Care Law

The U.S. Supreme Court began hearing arguments Monday morning from a group of states led by Florida arguing that President Barack Obama’s signature achievement, health care reform, is unconstitutional.

CBS4–03/26/2012

U.S. Rep. Allen West (R-FL) and U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL). (West Photo Credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images; Wasserman Schultz Photo Credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Congressman West Represented In Congress By Wasserman-Schultz

Freshman U.S. Congressman Allen West and Representative Debbie Wasserman-Schultz’s war of words gained headlines Wednesday; but it turns out, West has a lot riding on Wasserman-Schultz’s performance in Congress.

CBS4–07/21/2011