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Is Florida poised for a hemp “green rush?”

Jean-Sebastien Gros has been involved in agribusiness for decades, including a long stint farming salmon in the south of Chile. He relocated his agribusiness...

Groups blast Legislature’s proposed new toll road plan as “worst ever” bill

Fifty-six community and environmental groups sent a letter to state senators Monday opposing the Florida Legislature’s proposed bill to create a new statewide network...

Environmentalists to DeSantis: Do more to reduce fossil fuel use

On Earth Day’s 49th anniversary, a coalition of environmental organizations in Florida brought a five-page letter to Governor Ron DeSantis, outlying what the new...

This is ridiculous. It’s been 6 months since Category 5 Hurricane Michael hit. These...

Before cynicism and disdain swallowed modern politics whole, it would have been certain political suicide for any elected leader to blow off helping people...
Trump and DeSantis

Gov. Ron DeSantis reaching into Trump World to staff his administration

Ron DeSantis won Florida’s governorship by cleaving to President Trump. He’s maintained those ties by attending Trump events, frequently conferring with the White House,...
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College coaching icons join North Florida lawmakers in calling for Hurricane Michael relief funding

With both Congress and the Florida Legislature yet to pass disaster relief funding for Panhandle residents devastated by last fall’s Hurricane Michael, who better...

New report says U.S. lets oil industry write its own rules, doesn’t have proper...

Nine years ago this week, the worst oil spill ever to hit the U.S. happened at the BP’s Deepwater Horizon Gulf of Mexico oil...
Florida Capitol

Heads up: the Legislature is about to start work on your new state budget

It will be a mad dash for the cash as Florida lawmakers put together a new state budget.Senate Appropriations Chairman Rob Bradley, a Clay...

For all you Florida Legislature watchers: We follow the dollars

The Florida Republican and Democratic parties raised more than $6.2 million in contributions in the run-up to this spring’s Florida legislative session, according to...

Meet Florida’s Mean Gang

Along the Panhandle’s Emerald coast, property owners are putting up hostile fences to keep the public off the sugar-sand beaches that everyone has used...

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