Florida Lawmakers Want To Abolish Constitution CommissionState legislators want to ask voters to abolish a commission that meets every 20 years to propose changes to the Florida constitution.
'Fetal Heartbeat' Bill Filed For 2020 Florida Legislative SessionState Rep. Mike Hill, R-Pensacola, will make a renewed attempt during the 2020 legislative session to pass a “fetal heartbeat” bill that would dramatically limit abortions in Florida.
Florida Lawmakers Will Weigh Teacher Salaries, BonusesGov. Ron DeSantis has been tight-lipped about the details of his teacher-compensation plan for the upcoming legislative session, but this week he suggested doing away with a controversial bonus program.
Five People Hospitalized In Tallahassee Workplace StabbingPolice have a suspect in custody after five people were stabbed at a building supply company in Tallahassee, a police spokesman said.
More Millionaires Fill Florida House, Senate SeatsMore millionaires are deciding how Florida tax dollars should be used and which laws should be passed.
Florida Dems Fail To Force Special Session On GunsLawmakers in Florida will not be convening for a special session on guns.
Possibility Of Moving Florida State Capital Re-EmergesA South Florida Democrat is asking lawmakers to consider moving the state capital from Tallahassee.
Florida Judge Strikes Down On Law Penalizing Officials For Approving Gun RegulationsA Leon County circuit judge late Friday struck down a state law that threatened tough penalties if city and county officials approve gun regulations.
Researchers To Look For More Graves At Florida Reform SchoolA former Florida Panhandle reform school known for horrific abuse, where the remains of 55 people were unearthed after the state shut its doors, might have more grisly mysteries underneath its grounds.
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis Signs Bill Providing Veterans With Alternative Treatment Options For Brain Injuries, PTSDA series of alternative treatment options could soon be available to U.S. military veterans with traumatic brain injuries or post-traumatic stress disorder, under a law signed Wednesday by Gov. Ron DeSantis.
Massive Alligator Stops Traffic On Florida HighwayA massive alligator, more than 12-feet long, caused a temporary road closure recently in Tallahassee.
Money Continues Flowing To Former Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum CommitteeFormer Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum’s political committee, Forward Florida, which is playing a key role in Gillum’s voter-registration drive, received nearly $370,000 in May, according to a campaign finance report filed Monday.
Feds Seek To Expand Hunting At Florida Wildlife RefugeFederal officials have released a proposal for new or expanded hunting and fishing at 74 national wildlife refuges, including St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge outside Tallahassee.
Ballot Initiatives Measure Goes To Florida Governor Ron Desantis A controversial measure expected to make it harder for citizens’ initiatives to reach the ballot has landed on Gov. Ron DeSantis’ desk.
Florida Lawmaker Apologizes For Response To Kill Gays RemarkA Republican Florida representative who was criticized for his response to a suggestion that gay people be put to death says he regrets how his tone was received.