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Bipartisan Senate panel: It’s time to get low-level drug offenders out...

Florida lawmakers on a key Senate panel want to keep low-level offenders out of state prison, particularly drug offenders who need treatment, not incarceration.The...

A year ago in January, Ron DeSantis became FL Gov. DeSantis:...

At an inaugural ceremony in Tallahassee on Jan. 8, 2019, former congressman Ron DeSantis was sworn in as Florida's governor.We’ve heard what DeSantis thinks...

Workplace protections for medical marijuana users: FL lawmakers, advocates hope to...

As medical marijuana use continues to gain popularity in Florida, advocates and lawmakers want to ensure that qualified patients in the workplace won’t get...

Policy analysis: FL ranks low on infant health, especially among minorities

Florida ranks poorly among the 50 states and the District of Columbia in infant health, especially among African Americans and native Americans, and it...

Coalition says Florida Forever should be top funding priority

Sensitive lands throughout Florida, including natural springs, prairies and the iconic Florida Everglades, deserve greater funding, say conservation leaders and business people who held...

Reducing reliance on foreign oil: State lawmakers promote electric vehicle options...

Predicting a surge in the use of electric vehicles in the Sunshine State, Florida lawmakers are sponsoring various bills to promote transportation technologies and...

Tens of thousands rally around the world for climate action

Many thousands of people around the world held rallies and marches Friday to demand climate action, as world leaders and non-government parties from 200...

FL Congresswoman to world climate conference: America is with you

U.S. Rep. Kathy Castor of Tampa traveled to Madrid with a Congressional delegation Monday to tell international climate-change conferees that Americans stand with their...

Water wars: FL blames Georgia for the demise of its prized...

Attorneys for Georgia and Florida are returning to the courtroom Thursday for a proceeding that could have major impact on southwest Georgia farmers who...

U.S. Census: FL makes gains in income and lowers poverty rate...

Household income is trending up and the percent of Floridians living in poverty is trending down in a new report from the U.S. Census...

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