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Marches will celebrate passage of ERA, as fight looms with GOP leaders

Equal Rights Amendment activists will celebrate this weekend after lawmakers in Virginia on Wednesday made that state the pivotal 38th one to ratify the...
One Year Anniversary Parkland tragedy

Lawsuit alleges Marjory Stoneman Douglas commission violated open meeting laws

In what began as criticisms of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Commission – set up to review school safety following the...

FL Senate ready to act on a bill that would block local governments from...

The Florida Senate is poised to block cities, like Key West, from banning the sale of sunscreen.When the Senate holds its first floor session...

Florida is projected to gain two seats in Congress. Here’s why that’s a huge...

WASHINGTON — Florida is projected to gain two U.S. House seats in the coming years, new data show — a change that would increase...

FL Supreme Court advisory opinion on Amendment 4 is a win for governor, GOP;...

The Florida Supreme Court sided with Gov. Ron DeSantis and legislative Republicans in an advisory opinion issued Thursday in which the court said 2018’s...

Bipartisan Senate panel: It’s time to get low-level drug offenders out of state prison

Florida lawmakers on a key Senate panel want to keep low-level offenders out of state prison, particularly drug offenders who need treatment, not incarceration.The...

U.S. House votes to torpedo DeVos student loan rule

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House passed a resolution Thursday that would overturn a Trump administration rule that critics say guts protections for defrauded student...

Preliminary FL House budget plan falls short of DeSantis’ proposal for raising teacher pay

The Florida House has come up well short of Gov. Ron DeSantis’ plan to boost starting teacher pay to $47,500 a year and to...

PAC report: December saw DeSantis committee’s strongest fundraising haul of 2019

Gov. Ron DeSantis’ political committee closed 2019 by collecting more than $1.2 million, including two gifts of $100,000, according to data compiled by the...

U.S. House votes to send impeachment articles to the Senate

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House on Wednesday approved a resolution that sends impeachment articles to the Senate and names seven impeachment managers to serve...

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