"We Are Going To Ensure Every Vote Is Counted', Florida Ag Commissioner Race Heads To RecountThe race to be the state's next Agriculture commissioner is too close to call and is headed for a recount.
Florida Agriculture Commissioner Race Goes To GOP State Rep. Matt CaldwellThere is a new Agriculture Commissioner in Florida following Tuesday’s elections.
Fried, Caldwell Face Off Over Medical Marijuana, Water During CBS4 DebateThe two candidates running for Florida Agriculture Commissioner participated in a debate on live TV Sunday morning.
Facing South Florida: Agriculture Commissioner Debate Between Nikki Fried And Matt CaldwellThis week on Facing South Florida, we held the first and only televised debate between the two candidates for Commissioner of Agriculture and Consumer Services.
Caldwell, Fried Square Off To Replace Putnam As Florida Agriculture CommissionerA state lawmaker from North Fort Myers who is a real-estate appraiser and an attorney from Fort Lauderdale who lobbies for the medical-marijuana industry are competing in next month’s election to replace term-limited Florida Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam.
Nikki Fried, Matt Caldwell Battle To Be Florida's Next Agriculture CommissionerElection Day is right around the corner and voters are gathering information on several important races happening inside the state of Florida.
House Pushes Scaled-Back Pension ReformHouse leaders are gearing up to take another run at overhauling the pension system for state and county employees in the coming legislative session, potentially by tying the controversial changes to limited tweaks sought by the Senate.
Cities Push To Retain Control Of Local Election DatesFlorida's municipalities intend to fight a proposal now before state lawmakers that would take away their ability to set local election dates and could extend the terms of some current elected officials.
NFL Deals With Allegations Of "Paid Patriotism"Move over 'deflate gate', the NFL is having to deal with a new scandal involving what some have termed "paid patriotism."
House Looks At Swapping Property Taxes, Sales TaxesA House committee is looking at ways to replace property taxes with a higher state sales tax.
Amendment 1 Backers Sue Lawmakers Over FundingSupporters of Amendment 1 filed a lawsuit Monday claiming state lawmakers in a newly approved budget misappropriated more than $300 million of the money voters wanted for environmental land management and acquisition.