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Florida House votes to require parental consent for teen girls seeking...

A major move to restrict reproductive rights in Florida advanced on Wednesday evening when the Florida House voted 69-44 to require teenage girls to...

Heads up: the Legislature is about to start work on your...

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...

Guess who is proposing the most amendments to the Florida Constitution...

As the Florida Legislature moves to make it more difficult for citizens to advance changes to the state Constitution, one group remains largely unrestrained...

Some state lawmakers want to limit how high you can get...

Floridians, by law, are supposed to be able to smoke medical marijuana if they're sick.But now there's a debate in the Legislature about limiting...

Community colleges are a vanishing breed in Florida

Like the Florida panther, community colleges in the state are a dwindling species. The Florida House has sent the Senate a bill (HB 525) that...

The state Legislature is trying to make Florida’s neediest jump more...

About 14 percent of Floridians live in poverty. Many of those 2.9 million residents rely on government programs to help them meet daily needs...

Florida sends too many juveniles to adult prisons. It’s no place...

Taylor Lawrance will celebrate her 19th birthday Saturday at the Florida Women’s Reception Center in Marion County.As inmate H48955, she will mark her next...

Florida Democrats say Florida needs to expand Medicaid. Republicans want to...

Democrats, Republicans and Gov. Ron DeSantis agree that Floridians need better health care.But they differ radically on the solution.“We have a great financial and...

Does the Legislature reflect the Florida populace? Nope. We crunched the...

The Florida Legislature that begins its 2019 session today is older, wealthier, more Republican and less diverse than the state that it represents.A review...

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