Florida Senate Passes Gov. DeSantis' Controversial Congressional Redistricting PlanOver the objections of Democrats who contend Republicans are being “bullied” by Gov. Ron DeSantis, the Senate on Wednesday approved a congressional redistricting plan that would favor the GOP.
Books & Books Owner Disappointed In Recent Effort To Keep Specific Books Out Of Students’ Hands“The problem with banning books is not in the book, it’s with the book ban,” said Mitch Kaplan.
'This Is A Billion Dollar Heist': Ex-Marlins President David Samson Teams Up With Billy Corben On Inter Miami CF Stadium ControversyFormer Miami Marlins President David Samson has joined forces with Miami activist and film maker Billy Corben on the on-going Inter Miami CF stadium controversy.
Gov. Ron DeSantis Signs Higher-Ed Accreditation, Tenure ChangesThe measure (SB 7044) also significantly changes the process of reviewing professors’ tenure, a provision that has drawn ire from the state’s largest faculty union.
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis Expands Special Session To End Disney Self-GovernmentRatcheting up a fight with Walt Disney Co., Gov. Ron DeSantis on Tuesday expanded a special legislative session to consider eliminating a decades-old governing district set up for Disney World and nearby properties.
Proposed Florida Congressional Redistricting Plan For Special Session Slammed For Being 'Aggressively Partisan'Florida lawmakers have returned to the Capitol for a special session to approve a new congressional map after Gov. Ron DeSantis vetoed the previous GOP-backed boundaries that preserved minority districts.
Florida Democrats Criticize 'Pharaoh Of Florida' Gov. Ron DeSantis' Congressional Redistricting Maps As 'Full Frontal Attack On Voting Laws'As the Florida legislature prepares to start a special session Tuesday, Black lawmakers in Miami criticized a congressional redistricting plan proposed by Gov. Ron DeSantis.
Parkland Woman Says She Couldn’t Cash Her Claim Check Because Property Insurance Company Had Entered Liquidation"Essentially, I'm still in the same spot," said homeowner Mimi Bright.
Gov. Ron DeSantis Calling Homeowners Insurance Special SessionGov. Ron DeSantis said Monday he will call a May special legislative session to address problems in the property-insurance system that have led to homeowners losing coverage and getting hit with large rate increases.
South Florida Family Opens Up Home, Commemorates Passover With Ukrainians Displaced By WarPassover begins at sundown, but families have already begun getting together, and this year, it takes on new meaning as local Jews are preparing and helping those in need, including Ukrainian refugees.
'This Is Shameful' South Florida Lawmakers Weigh In On Gov. DeSantis Signing 15 Week Abortion BillReaction has been fast and furious to Gov. Ron DeSantis' signing of an abortion bill that sets a 15-week limit with few exceptions.
GOP Rep. Anthony Sabatini Pushes ‘Constitutional Carry’ Special SessionState Rep. Anthony Sabatini wants backing from lawmakers to hold a special legislative session about a “constitutional carry” gun proposal.
Gov. DeSantis' Congressional Redistricting Plan Tears Up Black Rep's District But Gets Key Senate BackingGov. Ron DeSantis' newly submitted congressional redistricting map, which dismantles a Black congressman’s district, landed quick support from the leader of the Senate’s reapportionment efforts.
Lauderhill Mayor Ken Thurston Joins Others Around State In Asking Governor To Veto Local Business Protection Act"Business is being put ahead of people,” said City of Lauderhill Mayor Ken Thurston.
DeSantis Defends Lack Of Legislation On Building Safety Following Surfside Building CollapseGovernor Ron DeSantis responded to criticism he did not do enough during the legislative session to help pass a bill to make condos safer following the Surfside collapse.