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Term limits for utility regulation consumer advocate picks up major amendment...

Legislation to term-limit the state’s chief consumer advocate on regulation of electric and other utilities advanced in the Florida Senate Friday, although with an...

Electric-vehicle bill picks up an odd passenger: fuel pipelines

A bill to build electric-vehicle charging stations on Florida highways has turned into a broader piece of legislation that alarms clean-energy advocates.The advocates fear...

A century ago, black residents of Ocoee were killed or forced...

One-hundred years ago, a deadly riot tore through the Orange County town of Ocoee after whites lynched a prosperous African-American landowner for trying to...

Battle over conversion therapy heats up at local, state, and national...

Jordan Hunter is still haunted years after undergoing conversion therapy, a controversial concept that aims to change a person’s sexual orientation.The Orlando resident, 29,...

Students from across Florida skip school to participate in global youth...

Worried for their future on a planet that grows hotter every year, thousands of young people showed up at protest rallies around the Sunshine State...

Democratic state Senator calls out Trump administration on deporting more Cubans

Miami-based Democratic state Senator Jose Javier Rodriguez says that the judicial system in the U.S. and specifically in Miami-Dade County has operated for decades...

New FL legislation would set 30-year clean energy goal for state

As the world continues to grow hotter and concerns increase about climate change, two Florida Democratic lawmakers say it’s time for the state to...

Immigration listening tour ignites concerns, and has now been postponed

UPDATE: Florida Politics reported on Saturday that state Senator Joe Gruters has decided to postpone the tour. See more below.A GOP statewide “immigration listening...

GOP lawmaker proposing that undocumented immigrants be eligible for FL driver’s...

Natalie is a 19-year-old Florida State University student who has a driver’s license. But her father, an undocumented immigrant, has never been able to...

GOP-controlled Legislature passes tough anti-immigration measure

Following a campaign demand by Governor Ron DeSantis, the Republican controlled state Legislature Thursday passed a Trump-style measure to crack down on Florida’s undocumented...

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