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Some legislators want undocumented immigrants to get FL driver’s licenses

Republican lawmakers are pushing bills that would deport more undocumented immigrants detained by Florida law-enforcement agencies. On Wednesday, two Democratic lawmakers announced an entirely...

Prominent Florida Republicans blame feds for state’s faulty immigration measures

Two prominent Miami-area Republicans say the federal government’s inability to address comprehensive immigration issues is creating a void that's allowing state lawmakers to push...

FL Democrats still fighting against Republican-led anti-immigration legislation

Florida’s Democratic lawmakers brought out a new argument to oppose anti-immigration legislation on Monday – one that involves Venezuelans and the Nicolas Maduro-led regime.The...

Women spotlight economic disparity, health care on International Women’s Day

The symbolism was impossible to ignore for the activists and Democratic state lawmakers who kicked off a celebration of International Women’s Day at the...

Florida pro-choice advocates putting up billboards, running ads, to support reproductive...

State lawmakers returning to Tallahassee next week for their annual session will be greeted by a series of billboards promoting reproductive rights for Florida...

Gov. DeSantis wants to train more Florida sheriff’s deputies to enforce...

Groups that advocate for undocumented immigrants are sounding the alarm about Gov. Ron DeSantis’ plan to expand a federal training program for local sheriff’s...

Advocates say Florida will lose out in attracting businesses unless the...

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis told reporters on Wednesday that he would warmly invite retail giant Amazon to bring its headquarters to the Sunshine State...

Republicans pushing hard-line anti-immigration measures in Legislature

With a national backdrop of anti-immigrant fervor whipped up by President Trump, Florida Republicans are intent on passing laws in the upcoming 2019 legislative...

Will Florida Legislature pass an “anti-sanctuary cities” bill in 2019?

Newly elected Gov. Ron DeSantis promised on the campaign trail to crack down on undocumented immigrants. One of his chief targets: ridding Florida of...

Smoking ban for all Florida beaches?

A state lawmaker wants to ban smoking on Florida beaches statewide.Sarasota House Republican (and soon to be GOP state party chairman) Joe Gruters filed...

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