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FL Ag Commissioner Nikki Fried: Trump trade deal hurts FL growers

If President Trump wants to put America first in revamped trade deals, he needs to do a better job of looking out for Florida...

FL AG calls harassment allegations against state regulator “deeply troubling”

Allegations of sexual harassment against Florida’s top banking regulator are “deeply troubling” and could warrant his removal, Attorney General Ashley Moody said Monday.Ronald Rubin,...

33 state attorneys general urging Congress to solve marijuana banking mess...

(UPDATED)A bipartisan group of 33 state attorneys general sent a letter to congressional leaders on Wednesday, urging them to pass legislation to allow states...

The Legislature won’t cap the THC levels in medical weed after...

A plan to limit medical marijuana's potency went up in smoke as the 2019 Legislature moves to conclusion.Earlier this spring, lawmakers passed a bill...

Is Florida poised for a hemp “green rush?”

Jean-Sebastien Gros has been involved in agribusiness for decades, including a long stint farming salmon in the south of Chile. He relocated his agribusiness...

State Ag Commissioner: Don’t mess with medical marijuana potency

Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried says Floridians with debilitating diseases may suffer if state lawmakers tamper with smokable medical marijuana’s potency.The Florida House is advancing...

U.S. Rep. Kathy Castor hopes to push Gov. DeSantis on climate...

By any credible measurement, Florida is in serious trouble when it comes to combatting the effects of climate change.A 2018 report published by Science...

We voted to give felons voting rights – now the Legislature...

Hundreds of advocates for felon voting rights have been meeting with state lawmakers this week in the state Capitol.They have three major concerns:- First...

Lawmakers poised to let sick Floridians smoke medical marijuana

When Florida lawmakers begin their annual legislative session next week, one of the first items on their to-do list will be passing a bill...

Here’s what’s happening on gun laws, a year after South Florida...

This Thursday marks the one-year anniversary that a troubled ex-student opened fire at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, shooting 31 people and...

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