Facing South Florida: Previewing The 2020 Florida Legislative SessionFacing South Florida host Jim DeFede devoted the entire half-hour to previewing the 2020 legislative session.
Facing South Florida: Discussing The 2019 Legislative SessionThis week on Facing South Florida, we take a deep dive into the Florida Legislative session.
Facing South Florida: Previewing Upcoming Florida Legislating SessionWe are just days away from the official start of the Florida legislative session in Tallahassee.
Senate Considers Tax Cuts On Individual BasisThe Senate, which has yet to settle on a bottom-line figure for tax cuts, continues to review potential revenue reductions one piece at a time.
"Right To Try" Marijuana Bill Advances In SenateAfter a lengthy discussion about problems with a 2014 cannabis law, a Senate committee has approved a bill that would allow patients with terminal illnesses to have access to medical marijuana.
Abortion Restrictions Pass House Panel After DebateAfter a passionate debate, a House panel on Tuesday approved a wide-ranging bill that would place more regulations on abortion clinics and address issues such as the sale or donation of fetal tissue.
Facing South Florida: A Look At Issues Important To People In South FloridaState Senator Anitere Flores, the chair of the Miami-Dade legislative delegation, will discuss the issues they will work on this year in Tallahassee.
No Party Challengers File To Run In Miami-DadeSeven "no party affiliation" candidates have opened campaign accounts during the past month to run in 2016 for Miami-Dade County legislative seats.
Abortion Waiting Period Bill Headed To Scott's DeskThe state's Senate has given final approval to a bill which would require a 24-hour waiting period for abortions. Next stop - Gov. Rick Scott's desk.
Abortion Waiting Period Bill Heads For Senate VoteAfter approving a limited exemption for victims of rape, incest, domestic violence or human trafficking, a Senate committee Monday supported a bill that would require women to wait 24 hours before receiving abortions.
Abortion Waiting Period Gets Senate OKA divided Senate committee Tuesday approved a controversial bill that would require women to wait 24 hours before they could receive abortions.
Senate Seeks To Ban Powdered BoozeSpirits aren't high on the future of powdered alcohol being mixed in Florida.
New Restrictions On Abortion Could Pass In State LegislatureThe Florida Legislature is considering several measures, all new, which would restrict abortions.
State Senate Shows "Solidarity" Against Cuba DiplomacyAfter sometimes-emotional discussion, the Florida Senate went on the record Tuesday opposing President Obama's decision to open diplomatic relations with Cuba.
Senate Adds Cuban Player Rules To Stadium Funding Plan The Senate accepted a House proposal Thursday that would require Major League Baseball to change how Cuban players are treated if baseball wants to share in state money for stadium work.