'Much To Do About Nothing': Lawyer For Mayor Carlos Gimenez Wants Ballot Lawsuit Thrown OutCalling the case “much-to-do about nothing,” a lawyer for Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez is asking a circuit judge to dismiss a lawsuit that contends Gimenez should be disqualified from running for a congressional seat this year.
Florida Supreme Court Shoots Down Assault Weapons BanThe Florida Supreme Court ruled Thursday that a proposed constitutional amendment seeking to ban possession of assault-style weapons does not meet requirements to go before voters.
Gov. DeSantis Extends Moratorium On Evictions And ForeclosuresThose behind on their mortgages and rents due to the coronavirus pandemic have a little more time to stay in their residences.
Twitter Flags Florida Congressman Matt Gaetz For 'Glorifying Violence'Twitter has flagged Florida Representative Matt Gaetz’s post for "glorifying violence."
Broadband Bill Goes To DeSantisA proposal that would set aside up to $5 million a year for broadband services to accompany controversial highway corridors was among 19 House bills forwarded to Gov. Ron DeSantis on Tuesday.
Federal Judge Strikes Down ‘Florida's Pay-To-Vote System’ In a major victory, a federal judge just struck down "Florida's pay-to-vote system."
Gov. Ron DeSantis Blasts Health Dept. Worker Rebekah Jones Fired In Data DisputeGovernor Ron DeSantis addressed the removal of a state employee who helped create the state's COVID-19 dashboard.
Florida's Marco Rubio Named Acting Chair Of Senate Intelligence CommitteeFlorida Senator Marco Rubio has a new title. He's the temporary chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, Republican leaders announced Monday, taking charge of the panel at a time of turnover and tension in the nation's intelligence community.
Judge Rejects Former Broward Sheriff Scott Israel's LawsuitFormer Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel’s due-process rights were not violated when the Florida Senate refused to reinstate the veteran law enforcement official after Gov. Ron DeSantis suspended him from office, a federal judge has ruled.
Florida Justices Weigh Recreational Marijuana ProposalThe state's Supreme Court on Wednesday heard arguments about a proposed constitutional amendment that would allow people to use recreational marijuana.
Lawsuit Challenges Florida's Mail-In Ballot Rules Amid Coronavirus PandemicPointing to expected voting problems this year because of the coronavirus pandemic, several groups have filed a federal lawsuit challenging parts of Florida’s rules for vote-by-mail ballots.
Coronavirus In The Florida Keys: Monroe County Reopens To Locals OnlyThe Florida Keys in Monroe County is opening Monday as part of the first phase of reopening the state’s economy, however, it is reopening to locals only. Tourists are not being allowed back just yet amid the coronavirus pandemic.day as part of the first phase of reopening the state’s economy, however, it is reopening to locals only. Tourists are now being allowed back just yet.
Joe Biden Confident He'll Turn Florida Blue, Says He'll Restore Obama-Era Cuba Policies In Exclusive CBS4 InterviewIn a wide-ranging interview with CBS Miami, the presumptive Democratic nominee talked Cuba, Venezuela, immigration as well as President Trump’s response to the coronavirus.
Florida Felons' Voting Rights Case Gets Underway MondayTrial will get underway Monday in a federal lawsuit that will determine whether former felons in Florida who owe court fines and fees are eligible to vote.
House Approves $484 Billion Coronavirus Relief Package As Unemployment SoarsHouse lawmakers on Thursday voted to approve a $484 billion coronavirus relief package as new unemployment figures highlight the staggering toll the pandemic has taken on the U.S. job market. President Trump is now expected to sign the legislation, which lawmakers approved by a vote of 388-5.