Scott Israel Seeking Senate Hearing In Attempt To Reclaim Job As Broward SheriffFormer Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel is trying to get his job back.
Florida Senate Poised To Look At DeSantis’ Budget PlanIn a sign that Gov. Ron DeSantis is on the verge of releasing his first budget proposal, the Senate has scheduled a series of meetings next week to receive presentations on his budget recommendations.
Florida Senators Begin Moving Forward With Vaping BanA Senate committee next week will consider a bill that would carry out a voter-approved constitutional amendment that bans vaping in indoor workplaces.
BP Oil Spill Money Eyed To Help With Hurricane Michael Recovery EffortsCalls are growing to use BP oil spill money to bolster Hurricane Michael recovery efforts, potentially reducing the financial burden on local and state budgets.
Feds Boost Money For Hurricane Debris RemovalGov. Ron DeSantis announced Thursday the White House is extending the number of days debris cleanup from Hurricane Michael will be fully reimbursed by the federal government.
Smokable Pot Case Remains Up In The AirAn appeals court has refused to indefinitely put on hold a challenge to the state’s prohibition on smoking medical marijuana.
Meaning Of ‘Murder’ Key In Felons’ Voting RightsA key Senate panel on Tuesday began grappling with how to carry out a constitutional amendment that “automatically” restores the right to vote to felons who’ve completed their sentences.
State Medicaid Changes Come Under FireFlorida has put in place sweeping changes to its main health-care safety net program over the last several months, but legislators on Tuesday received an earful about ongoing problems with the $28 billion Medicaid program.
Florida Gov. Rick Scott Appoints First Black Appellate Judge Since Taking OfficeGov. Rick Scott on Thursday appointed Miami-Dade County Circuit Judge Eric Hendon to a seat on the 3rd District Court of Appeal in South Florida.
Florida Judge Blocks Medical Marijuana License ProcessA Tallahassee judge agreed Wednesday to block state health officials from moving forward with the application process for highly sought-after medical marijuana licenses.
Anti-Gambling Measure Goes On November BallotA big decision on gambling will be coming to local ballots later this year.
Poll: U.S. Senate Race 'Too Close To Call'A newly released poll shows Democrat Patrick Murphy gaining support among independent voters, narrowing the Senate race against Republican incumbent Marco Rubio by two points.
Gov. Scott Uses Air Show To Announce Aerospace JobsA global aerospace company will provide hundreds of jobs in Florida, Gov. Rick Scott announced during an air show outside London on Monday.
Key West 'Drag Race' Features Female Impersonators Sprinting In High HeelsHigh heels instead of high octane powered contestants in Key West's Great Conch Republic Drag Race, a madcap marathon for female impersonators.
Judge Sides With Voting-Rights Groups On Senate Map A Leon County circuit judge Wednesday approved a redistricting plan for the Florida Senate.