Annette Taddeo Plans To Run Again In 2022After winning a special election in 2017 and a full four-year term in 2018, state Sen. Annette Taddeo, D-Miami, is preparing for her next campaign.
Florida Senate Readies To Pass Revamped Tax PlanRefunds on farm repairs and fuel used in hauling debris from Hurricane Michael have replaced controversial proposals involving charter schools and hospitals in a tax-relief package ready for Senate approval.
Florida Passes Bill To Promote Career Training In SchoolsTeenagers face countless options when debating what to do with their future while making their way through high school.
Florida Senate Hearing Set For June In Case Of Suspended Broward Sheriff Scott IsraelA Senate special master will begin hearing arguments June 18 in the high-profile dispute about Gov. Ron DeSantis’ decision to suspend Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel.
Florida Senate Passes Bill Raising Age To Buy Tobacco Products From 18 To 21With almost no debate, the Florida Senate on Tuesday overwhelmingly approved a measure that would raise the minimum age to buy tobacco and vaping products from 18 to 21.
Florida Senate Passes Measure That Would Ease Post Storm Power OutagesThe state's Senate overwhelmingly passed a measure that could lead to more underground power lines which would reduce outages after a storm.
'Sanctuary City' Measure Ready For Florida Senate VoteThe Senate is ready to vote on a controversial sanctuary-city measure after making changes that included giving the governor authority to remove any official who fails to comply with federal immigration law.
Florida House Passes Measure Allowing Guns In Religious InstitutionsThe Florida House on Thursday overwhelmingly approved a bill that could lead to more people with concealed-weapons licenses carrying guns on the grounds of churches or other religious institutions.
Red Tide Research Bill Passes Unanimously Through Florida SenateAlgae blooms have become a major problem along Florida’s coastlines.
Florida Senate Signs Off On Expansion Of School ChoiceFlorida senators on Thursday passed legislation that would allow more students to use taxpayer-funded scholarships to pay for private-school tuition, a major step toward expanding school choice in the state.
Florida Senate Passes Bill To Create New School Voucher ProgramA new school voucher program is closer to being a reality after the Florida Senate passed a bill for the program on Thursday.
Florida Senate Signs Off On Bill Creating Three New Toll HighwaysIn a top priority of President Bill Galvano, the Florida Senate on Wednesday approved a bill that would help set the stage for three major toll-road projects.
Florida Lawmaker Fighting To Make Texting While Driving A Primary OffenseWe’ve all seen it, people texting while they’re being the wheel.
Florida House Sends Firefighter Cancer Aid Bill To Governor Ron DeSantis' DeskSome first responders who put their life on the line in Florida are getting closer to a huge medical benefit.
Toll Road Plans Roll Forward In Florida SenateThe Florida Senate is poised Wednesday to approve plans for three toll-road projects that environmental groups decry as inviting sprawling development into rural parts of the state.