Florida House and Senate At Odds Over Vastly Different BudgetsThe Florida House and Senate are at odds over the new state budget that is vastly different on both sides.
Fla. Bill Hiring Lawyers For Foster Youths Passes The Florida Senate passed a bill Friday which would provide attorneys to foster children with special needs.
Fla. House Poised To Okay Changes To State Pension The Florida House Thursday discussed a bill which would stop elected officials and top employees in state government from enrolling in the state's traditional pension plan.
Breath Tests Get Support In DUI WarsJudges may have another way to help repeat DUI offenders sober up for good.
Doctors Could Face Drug Database Requirement For Prescriptions A proposal backed by the House committee on Thursday would require physicians to access a state drug database before prescribing controlled substances to new patients.
Fla. Legislators Push For End To Greyhound Racing outh Florida legislators are pushing to end a requirement which says greyhound dog-tracks must have on-site races if they want to keep card and betting games.
No Slowdown For Daytona Speedway Bill In Senate A proposal meant to allot $2 million a year using state sales-tax dollars to improve the Daytona International Speedway crossed its second hurdle in the Senate on Thursday.
Lawmakers Want More Giant Snakes Banned Florida lawmakers along with other House members are pushing the Obama administration to add five types of giant snakes to an existing federal python ban.