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Growth-management advocates challenge new state law that could limit citizen lawsuits...

A growth-management group filed a lawsuit on Friday seeking to overturn a new state law that would make citizens pay costly legal fees if...

Medicaid expansion could save FL $200 million a year, but will...

What if Florida had a way to save money on the prison health-care crisis?Or expand treatment programs for opioid addiction or provide more mental-health...

Gov. DeSantis vetoes Lottery ticket warning bill, cites impact on school...

In one of his final decisions involving the 2019 Legislature, Gov. Ron DeSantis on Friday vetoed a bill that would have required Florida Lottery...

Remember the “blind trust” law Rick Scott used? It’s repealed now

Gov. Ron DeSantis on Tuesday signed a bill that will prevent wealthy state officials from hiding their assets from the public view while in...

Did Big Tobacco influence FL lawmakers on smoking legislation?

The Florida Legislature failed to raise the state smoking age to 21 this year, at a time when more teens are "vaping" with flavored...

FL Legislature declined to provide health care coverage to 837,000 of...

Florida missed another opportunity this year to provide health care coverage to more than 800,000 low-income residents.As expected, the 2019 Legislature never considered any...

DeSantis signs teachers-with-guns bill, shunning calls for a veto

Shortly before attending a poltiical rally with President Donald Trump on Wednesday evening, Gov. Ron DeSantis signed a controversial bill that will give Florida...

Florida lawmakers proposed nearly 30 constitutional amendments this spring. None passed.

The political attention is usually focused on citizen-led constitutional amendment drives, but this spring, members of the Florida Legislature proposed nearly 30 constitutional amendments...

GOP majority ensured Gov. Ron DeSantis got what he wanted from...

With a Republican majority in the Legislature, Gov. Ron DeSantis pulled the 2019 regular session sharply to the right, keeping his party in line...

The Legislature won’t cap the THC levels in medical weed after...

A plan to limit medical marijuana's potency went up in smoke as the 2019 Legislature moves to conclusion.Earlier this spring, lawmakers passed a bill...

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