Florida Legislators Expected To Dig Into Election ProblemsFlorida lawmakers will be asked to tackle how elections are run, after the chaos of this year’s elections led to a federal judge calling the state’s process “the laughingstock of the world.”
South Florida Legislators Tour Homestead Facility Holding Immigrant Children A bipartisan mix of elected officials finally made their way into the Homestead detention facility where children are being held by immigration.
Florida Legislature Poised To OK Nearly $89 Billion BudgetIt’s been a busy week in Tallahassee for lawmakers.
Despite Promises, Florida Won't Pass Sexual Harassment BillFlorida legislators passed a historic bill on gun safety this week but failed to come through on another pressing issue.
Deadly Storm Could Prompt Big Changes By Florida LegislatorsHurricane Irma left a good amount of damage and destruction across the state of Florida, and now officials are dealing with the aftermath.
House & Senate Set To Vote On State BudgetsThe Florida House and Senate are prepared to vote Thursday on each chamber's preferred version of the 2015 state budget.
Legislators Fight To Avoid Testifying In Redistricting CaseShould legislators who draw up the districts that will help keep them in office be forced to testify about how they came up with the district?
State Senator Holding Public Meeting On DCF DeathsInterim Department of Children and Families Secretary Esther Jacobo will be among the attendees of a tri-county meeting next week to talk about the multiple recent deaths of children under DCF care.
Legislators Working On Senate Redistricting RevisionsLegislative aides are trying to draft a revision for the Florida Senate’s redistricting map after the previous map was thrown out by the Florida Supreme Court.
Fla. Senate Pres. Warns Of Looming Budget CutsFlorida Senate President Mike Haridopolos opened the 2012 legislative session Tuesday by warning lawmakers that budget cuts are coming to even the most “beloved” programs.
Dade Teachers Rally For Union RightsTeachers, hospital workers, and other union members rallied Monday night for labor rights.
MD Legislative Delegation Members Tour Schools With CarvalhoIt's not everyday you see people in suits riding a big yellow school bus, but that was the scene in downtown Miami Thursday morning.