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.
Florida Department Of Corrections Sued Over Alleged Cruel Solitary Confinement UseTreatment of prisoners is an issue that’s been raised in Florida before.
2020 Florida Legislative Session Dates SetWhile most sessions traditionally have started in March, voters last year passed a constitutional amendment that requires sessions to start in January in even-numbered years.
Ten Big Issues From The 2019 Florida Legislative SessionFlorida lawmakers finished the 2019 legislative session Saturday by passing a budget for the upcoming year.
Florida Legislature Passes Massive Criminal Justice BillA massive criminal justice bills that revises laws ranging from selling horse meat for human consumption to raising the threshold for committing felony theft is heading to Republican Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis.
Florida Lawmakers Pass Controversial Ban On Sanctuary CitiesLegislation that would give Florida one of the strictest laws in the nation against so-called sanctuary cities is headed to Gov. Ron DeSantis, giving him a chance to fulfill a key campaign promise.
Florida Lawmakers Sign Off On Health Care ChangesThe Legislature on Monday approved a far-reaching bill that would affect how health care is delivered.