Report: Rep. Alcee Hastings' Sexual Misconduct Case Settled For $220K In Taxpayer MoneyA Washington, D.C. news outlet is reporting South Florida Congressman Alcee Hastings was accused of sexual misconduct several years ago.
Ex-US Rep. Brown Gets 5-Year Prison Sentence In Fraud CaseFormer U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown was sentenced in Jacksonville Monday to five years in prison for fraud and lying on her tax returns.
Gwen Graham Joins Battle For GovernorshipGwen Graham, the daughter of Bob Graham, with be running in 2018 to become Florida’s next governor.
Negron Orders Sexual Harassment Probe Of Budget ChiefSenate President Joe Negron has ordered a probe into allegations that Jack Latvala sexually harassed legislative staff and lobbyists.
South Florida Nursery Gets Marijuana LicenseState health officials have agreed to grant a coveted medical-marijuana license to a Homestead-based grower.
Court Backs Scott On Emergency RulesAn appeals court gave a victory to Gov. Rick Scott in one part of a legal battle about emergency rules on generators at nursing homes.
Veterans' Agency Hopes To Avoid Budget CutsThe executive director for Florida Department of Veterans' Affairs hopes to avoid budget cuts or face closing nursing home.
$50 Million Sought To Tackle Opioid EpidemicSkyrocketing numbers of overdoses. Burned-out first responders. Families torn apart.
Hurricane Costs Take Toll On State BudgetHurricane recovery efforts have already cost the state budget more than $141 million and are likely to increase.
Senate Committees Poised To Look At Storm-Related Issues In Aftermath Of IrmaSeveral Senate committees will begin looking at storm-related issues in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma.
Democrats Call For ‘Assault’ Weapon BanTwo Orlando lawmakers are calling for a ban on “assault-style” weapons in Florida.
House Select Committee To Look At Hurricane ReadinessA newly created House committee will look at ways of better preparing Florida to face major storms like Hurricane Irma.
Hurricane Irma No Boon To State BudgetHurricane Irma could extend its destructive reach to the next state budget.
Workers' Comp Rates Could Decrease In 2018Florida businesses could see workers' compensation insurance premiums decrease in 2018.
Pari-Mutuels Targeted Over Controversial GamesGambling regulators have filed complaints alleging pari-mutuel cardrooms failed to comply with requirements for “designated player games.”