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Really, Matt Gaetz? Congressman gets aggressive with dad who lost son to Fla. mass...

Pro-gun Republican Congressman Matt Gaetz of Northwest Florida created an uproar this week in a Washington hearing about gun control, pointing his finger aggressively...

Saying families are the first to spot troubling behavior, Democratic lawmakers propose changes to...

As part of a package of gun control legislation passed last year after the mass shooting  at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, state lawmakers...

Nobody likes going to the dentist. But imagine you couldn’t find one at all

Millions of Floridians live in places where it’s hard to find a dentist, and the problem is even worse if you are poor.Everyone knows...

Meet Florida’s first Director of Cannabis

Florida has its first cannabis director. And her marching orders are to give more patients access to legal marijuana.State Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried on...

Female lawmakers push for family-friendly policies and a non-discriminatory workplace

Six months of paid family leave.Fair pay and employment opportunities for women in the workplace.Equal pay for equal work without regard to gender when...

The Legislature just tried to make it harder for Florida patients to smoke medical...

A Florida Senate committee on Monday reluctantly advanced a bill that would let Floridians smoke medical marijuana but added a series of barriers that...

Good luck with your plan to control Florida women, dude

Women are becoming CEOs, joining the military, voting, running for office, walking around like they’re as good as a dude! And some men just...

Unmasking Florida’s fake reproductive health clinics

A new video by the group Progress Florida is highlighting the growing phenomenon of “fake” reproductive health-care clinics - in hopes of making women...
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LGBTQ advocates hoping this is the year that workplace discrimination protections will pass Legislature

(Updated) In Florida, it’s still legal for an employer to fire workers because they are gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender. That’s despite the fact...

More legal weed laws coming to Florida?

Cannabis activists and supportive state lawmakers say they will propose a host of measures during this spring’s legislative session to give Floridians more access...

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