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Joe Biden endorses Sean Shaw for Attorney General in Florida

Former Vice-President Joe Biden is backing Tampa state Rep. Sean Shaw in the race for Florida Attorney General.Biden called Shaw “a fighter, with a...

Groups pouring some $5 million into ads to restore voting rights...

Voting rights restoration group Floridians for a Fair Democracy and the Second Chances campaign are spending nearly $5 million ahead of the midterm election...

There’s still a chance to extend voter registration deadline, advocates say.

After a Tallahassee judge rejected extending voter registration for another week because of Hurricane Michael, advocates are still hoping to get an extension.A lawsuit filed...

A surprising new political prospect: health care might be a top...

Organizers for NextGen America have noticed something surprising while working in Florida to register young people to vote in the Nov. 6 midterm election:Young...

NextGen Florida final count: over 50,000 young voters registered by Tuesday...

NextGen Florida – the Sunshine State’s affiliate of the national young voter registration organization – announced Tuesday that organizers had registered 50,773 young voters,...

The politics of disaster, Florida-style

Hurricane Michael hasn’t hit land and it’s already political. Not only is the general election around the corner, but one full-time Tallahassee resident (Democrat...

College tuition spikes nationwide putting pressure on families, including in Florida

Average tuition and fees at four-year public colleges and universities in Florida have increased by nearly 60 percent over the last decade, with many...

A unique environmental plan for Florida: Gillum promises to actually crack...

Democratic candidate for governor Andrew Gillum released his environmental policy last week, and it differs markedly from his Republican opponent Ron DeSantis in many...

Criminal justice reform not possible if Florida Constitutional Amendment 5 passes,...

A proposed Florida Constitutional Amendment on the Nov. 6 ballot could increase Florida’s dependence on paying for the criminal justice system by charging more...

Human Rights Campaign working to mobilize equal rights voters ahead of...

A national LGBTQ civil rights organization, the Human Rights Campaign, is working to mobilize LGBTQ and “equality voters” to tip the balance for Democrats...

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