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FL House leader seeks $100 million per year to fight sea-level...

Florida House Speaker Chris Sprowls called for a state investment of $100 million per year to fight sea-level rise and inland flooding, plus creation...

FL lawmakers trying to squash Key West voters’ wishes, but forget...

You hear a lot around Presidents’ Day and other patriotic holidays about how great democracy is and how important voting is. But in Florida,...

Fast tracking to protect businesses from COVID lawsuits? FL Legislature hasn’t...

The House version of legislation to protect businesses from COVID lawsuits is preparing for its final committee vote Tuesday afternoon before heading to the...

Workers, activists organizing in hopes of blocking legislation that would make...

Progressive organizations are trying to step up the pressure against fast-track legislation that would make it harder to sue businesses and health-care providers accused...

‘An excuse to make it harder for everyday citizens to have...

In Florida and states across the country, a cornerstone of creating state laws comes with a major component: Citizen input.But against the backdrop of...

Gov. DeSantis claims his COVID policies will allow the state to...

COVID-19 whacked Florida's economy last year. Unemployment soared. State tax receipts were projected to run billions of dollars behind the previous year.Yet there was...

Opinion poll: As legislative session looms, FL’s mostly GOP leadership might...

A statewide survey of Florida voters, conducted following the attack by Donald Trump's supporters on the U.S. Capitol, suggests a distinct lack of support...

FL lawmakers push to limit liability for COVID infections traceable to...

Legislation to protect businesses, schools, government entities and religious institutions from legal liability for exposing people to COVID-19 cleared its first committee hearing in...

Virtual public testimony, limited in-person attendance for Legislature’s 2021 committee meetings

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, the Florida Legislature has granted limited access to state lawmakers, staff, media and "subject matter experts" for in-person committee...

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