Seminole Tribe Stops Making Monthly $33 Million Payment To State; 'No Surprise' To Florida Senate PresidentThe Seminole Tribe of Florida announced Tuesday it is suspending its $33 million-a-month payments to the state.
Report: Florida Ranked Number One In U.S. For Higher EducationGov. Ron DeSantis on Tuesday touted Florida’s higher-education system after it was named best in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, citing relatively low amounts of debt when students graduate and a “worthwhile education” they receive.
Governor DeSantis Could Sign Bill To Fight Back Against Human Trafficking In FloridaGov. Ron DeSantis could soon crack down on human trafficking by signing a bill to establish a statewide registry for pimps and johns.
Governor DeSantis Vetoes Bill Aimed At Preventing Local Florida Governments From Banning Plastic StrawsGov. Ron DeSantis will have until May 25 to decide whether to sign a bill that would prohibit local governments from regulating the use of plastic straws for five years.
Governor DeSantis To Sign Bill Making It More Difficult For Ex-Felons To VoteGovernor Ron DeSantis said he will sign a bill that would require ex-felons in the state, who were granted the right to vote in a referendum last fall, to pay all financial obligations before they can cast a vote.
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis Will Sign Controversial Felons' Voting MeasureGov. Ron DeSantis said Tuesday he will sign a controversial measure that would require repayment of financial obligations before felons’ voting rights are restored.
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis Signs 10 New Laws, Including Vaping, Police Dog ProtectionFloridians will have to keep their e-cigarettes on the shelf while in most enclosed workplaces starting this summer, under one of 10 new laws signed by Gov. Ron DeSantis.
Sanctuary-City Bill Would Give Governor DeSantis Power To Enforce Immigration LawsAs Republican lawmakers seek to ban so-called sanctuary cities, Gov. Ron DeSantis is trying to make sure legislation would give him power to take action against officials who do not cooperate with federal immigration authorities.
Governor DeSantis Touts Free Speech On Florida College CampusesA campaign about free speech on Florida college campuses is being backed by Gov. Ron DeSantis and public university presidents.
Governor Ron DeSantis Announces Trip To Israel From Plantation TempleFlorida Governor Ron DeSantis said Tuesday his first international excursion on behalf of the state will begin May 25, as he makes a previously announced trip to Israel after the legislative session.
Poll: Florida Voters Give Gov. Ron DeSantis High Job Rating & Support His Quick Action On Medical MarijuanaGovernor Ron DeSantis is getting favorable reviews from Florida voters in the early weeks of his tenure in office.