Florida Misses Deadline On Federal Stimulus Money For SchoolsFlorida is among 21 states that have not submitted plans to the U.S. Department of Education detailing how they intend to use the latest round of federal stimulus funds earmarked for schools.
COVID-19 Federal Money To Start To Flow To Florida CountiesMore than two months after Florida received the money, Gov. Ron DeSantis announced Wednesday that the state will start to release nearly $1.3 billion in federal funds to cash-strapped counties struggling amid a recession caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Jackson Employees Head To Tally To Fight For Medicaid ExpansionThe Florida Legislature's opposition to anything related to the Affordable Care Act is well documented, but a group of doctors, nurses and other healthcare workers from South Florida will still try to change that attitude.
Florida Agencies Not Suffering Under Shutdown...YetAs day four of the GOP-forced federal government shutdown rolls on Friday, most Florida agencies have avoided the worst impacts of the shutdown.
Numbers Show Fla. Losing Billions If Medicaid Expansion NixedGov. Rick Scott, who opposed the Affordable Care Act, says his aim is to save Florida money. However, preliminary numbers reveal Scott may be doing the opposite by rejecting Medicaid expansion.
Arrest Warrant Issued For Divine Sports OwnerAn arrest warrant was issued Thursday for the owner of Divine Sports, an after school tutoring program accused of bilking the Miami-Dade School District of hundreds of thousands of dollars.
Fla. High Speed Rail Funds Go To IllinoisThe $2 billion in high-speed rail funding rejected by Florida Governor Rick Scott is turning into a treasure chest for other states, most notably Illinois.
Obama May Keep Fla. High-Speed Rail Project On TrackThe political gamesmanship between the White House and Florida Governor Rick Scott over a high-speed rail project could be just beginning.
Governor Scott Ditches High-Speed Rail ProjectPartisan politics took center stage in Tallahassee Wednesday morning when Florida Governor Rick Scott formerly rejected more than $2 billion of federal money to build a high-speed rail line between Tampa and Orlando.
Feds Give Florida Major Bullet Train BucksThe dream of Florida lawmakers to have a high-speed rail line which would run from Miami to Orlando and other parts of the state just got a step closer.