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FL House speaker says gun-control legislation not likely to win favor...

An effort to close the so-called “gun-show loophole” that now allows the sale of firearms without background checks is not likely to win support...

FL Senate panel backs new abortion restrictions on the anniversary of...

On the 47th anniversary of a landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling establishing a woman’s right to an abortion, a divided Florida Senate committee on...

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

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...

Preliminary FL House budget plan falls short of DeSantis’ proposal for...

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...

FL House ready to delve into the issue of paying college...

The Florida House will kick off the first week of the 2020 session by looking at the issue of allowing college athletes to accept...

DeSantis backs plan to hire more prison inspectors and boost their...

Gov. Ron DeSantis is backing a plan to improve Florida’s prison inspection system.In his proposed $91.4 billion budget for next year, the Republican governor...

A bill requiring parental consent for teenagers seeking an abortion stalls...

A bill requiring teenage girls to have parental permission before undergoing an abortion stalled in a Senate committee on Tuesday.After sorting through 16 amendments,...

FL Senate panel set to consider a parental-consent abortion bill

Teenagers seeking an abortion would need to get consent from a parent or legal guardian under a bill that will get its first hearing...

Group says privacy rights threatened by legislation seeking to limit access...

With lawmakers ready to take up a parental-consent abortion bill next week, a reproductive rights group is warning that the legislation is potentially "alarming"...

FL Gov. DeSantis wants to boost minimum teacher pay to $47.5K...

Gov. Ron DeSantis wants to boost starting teacher pay in Florida to among the highest in the nation.In a series of press conferences around...

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