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GOP agenda won passage in 2020 FL Legislature, dovetailing with Trump...

Heading into a critical election year, the Republican-dominated Legislature used the annual session to advance conservative measures that dovetail with President Donald Trump’s re-election...

Lawmakers send a bill to governor making it harder for citizen...

Floridians looking to amend the state Constitution to expand Medicaid or allow recreational cannabis will face a more costly and complicated process under a...

Poll shows strong majority of Florida voters support legalized weed

An effort to legalize “small amounts” of marijuana for recreational use has broad support among Florida voters, regardless of their party affiliation, a new...

John Morgan, aka ‘PotDaddy,’ says Florida is ready for legalized weed

PotDaddy says it’s time for Florida to legalize recreational marijuana.Orlando trial lawyer John Morgan – who sometimes uses the Twitter hashtag #PotDaddy – says...

Campaign to raise Florida’s minimum wage to $15 an hour kicks...

Orlando lawyer John Morgan on Monday formally launched his campaign to raise Florida’s minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2026.In an email message...

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...

DeSantis: Let’s hold separate elections to decide constitutional amendments

Gov. Ron DeSantis on Wednesday defended a new law that will make it more difficult to amend the Florida Constitution through petition drives, and...

Gov. DeSantis signs law taking aim at citizen ballot initiatives, including...

Gov. Ron DeSantis signed 38 bills into law Friday, including one that will make it difficult to collect petition signatures to place constitutional amendments...

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...

Advocates and Dems mourn “the death of democracy” as GOP moves...

A group of Democratic lawmakers and liberal advocates held a press conference in the Capitol on Tuesday, speaking before a mock tombstone denoting the...

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