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FL Legislature approves police reform package; Black lawmakers call it a...

A package of policing-reform measures pushed by the Florida Legislative Black Caucus in response to police killings of unarmed Black people was approved Thursday...

From curbing chokeholds to flagging bad cops, the FL House advances...

Update: The Florida House approved a package of policing reforms 113-0 Monday afternoon in a rare show of bipartisanship. It mandates higher standards, more...

Fiery debate ushers in House passage of racially charged ‘public disorder’...

A racially charged debate Friday in the Florida Capitol spotlighted fears of systemic racism, police brutality, hate crimes, and riotous behavior — with Black...

Black lawmakers insist policing reforms to make FL safer for all...

Reforms making policing and policed communities safer “cannot wait,” Black Florida lawmakers said Tuesday in announcing measures they intend to push as a caucus...

FEA lawsuit backed by a wall of national and local teacher...

In a continuing legal battle over who's in charge of reopening public schools during COVID-19, the Florida Education Association has collected a line of...

U.S. House votes to remove ERA obstacle; FL lawmakers split

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House voted on Thursday to remove one barrier to adding the Equal Rights Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, but plenty...

Female lawmakers push for family-friendly policies and a non-discriminatory workplace

Six months of paid family leave. Fair pay and employment opportunities for women in the workplace. Equal pay for equal work without regard to gender when...

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