Florida Lawmakers Take Aim At Sunscreen BanIn light of Key West banning the sale of sunscreens that contain chemicals believed to harm coral reefs, Florida lawmakers are fast-tracking proposals that would undo the local regulation.
Florida Lawmakers Want To Abolish Constitution CommissionState legislators want to ask voters to abolish a commission that meets every 20 years to propose changes to the Florida constitution.
Some Florida Lawmakers Late In Disclosing Their FinancesFlorida's Democratic lawmakers are proving to be much worse than their Republican colleagues in complying with a state law that requires they disclose their finances.
Florida Lawmakers Tour School In Israel, See Examples Of Country-Wide Security MeasuresA group of Florida lawmakers spent part of Monday touring a middle school in the heart of Tel Aviv, Israel.
Florida Lawmakers Weigh Medicaid Work RequirementsFlorida lawmakers are considering requiring an estimated 500,000 Medicaid beneficiaries to work or show they are trying to get jobs to keep their health-care benefits.
Florida Lawmakers Look For Answers On Workers' CompFlorida House members this week began grappling with the tricky political and legal challenge of revamping the workers' compensation insurance system.
Florida Considers Anti-Discrimination Bill For LGBT RightsChanges could be coming to some very important Florida laws.
Gambling, Guns, Tax Cuts And More Facing Florida LawmakersTallahassee is going to be a busy place in the coming months.
Florida Legislature Opens 19-Day Session To Draw New MapsFlorida lawmakers kicked off a special session to re-draw new maps.
Scott, Legislative Leaders Keep Views Holstered On Gun BillsOwners with concealed-weapons permits could legally bring their sidearms onto college campuses or into legislative meetings --- or wear them openly in public --- under proposals now pending before state lawmakers.
Bill To Allow Guns On University Campuses Moves ForwardLawmakers will once again consider allowing people with concealed weapons permits to carry guns on state university campuses.
No Clear Roadmap Yet On Senate DistrictsAfter reaching an agreement this week with voting-rights groups, Florida lawmakers face the chore of going into special session in October to redraw Senate districts.
Bear, Gator Feeding Bill Won't Go To DogsFlorida lawmakers are taking aim at people caught repeatedly feeding bears and alligators, as the state prepares to allow its first black bear hunt in two decades.
Lawmakers Eye Major Changes In Mental Health ServicesThe House and the Senate are proposing major overhauls in mental health services.
Florida Senate Democrats Push Anti-Discrimination BillsDemocratic lawmakers in the Florida Senate are demanding new anti-discrimination laws meant to protect gays, pregnant women and former felons.