Politics & Law

New Atty General Ashley Moody addresses human trafficking

In one of her first actions as Florida's new Attorney General, Ashley Moody called on Floridians to take an active role in combating human...

Pardons may finally come for the Groveland Four: Gov. DeSantis and Cabinet members to...

Gov. Ron DeSantis and Cabinet members are scheduled to discuss the Groveland Four case on Friday, potentially paving the way for full pardons for...
Members of Equality Florida and legislative Democrats at the state Capitol

Gov. Ron DeSantis disappoints the LGBTQ community

Relations between the LGBTQ community and the Rick Scott administration were rocky, to say the least, over the past eight years. Will it be...

New survey: Fl middle and HS schools “not safe” for most LGBTQ students

Most Florida middle and high school students who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) have experienced everything from homophobic remarks to harassment,...

Gov. DeSantis appoints Cuban-American judge Barbara Lagoa to Florida Supreme Court

In his first pick for the Florida Supreme Court, Gov. Ron DeSantis on Wednesday appointed Barbara Lagoa  -- a Cuban-American judge who is the...

Women in politics: As of today 2 of 3 members of the FL Cabinet...

With all the inaugural festivities surrounding Florida’s new governor, don’t forget the political significance of the two women who also were sworn in on...

Bipartisan group of Florida Congressional reps reintroduce bill to ban drilling off Florida’s shores

A bipartisan coalition of Florida members of Congress are again pushing legislation that would make permanent the current moratorium on oil drilling off Florida’s...

Gov. Ron DeSantis takes the reins

Gov. Ron DeSantis distinguished himself from his predecessor Rick Scott by emphasizing a clean environment in his Tuesday inaugural speech, but the two biggest...

Lawmakers file bill to expand needle-exchange program in Florida

A pair of Florida legislators are attempting once again to expand a Miami-Dade County program which encourages drug addicts to exchange dirty needles for...

Advocates for Maine’s poor say Florida’s new health care chief slashed needed help

Advocates for the needy say Governor-elect Ron DeSantis’s pick to lead the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration is a hardline conservative who fought...

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