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Sexism + socialism: The Republican line on Democratic women candidates —...

“Do-nothing.” “Delusional.” That’s the way Republicans are talking about Nikki Fried and Val Demings, the top Democratic women running for governor and U.S. senator...

FL Legislature, longtime enemy of conservation funding, OKs creating wildlife corridors

Eight years ago, I talked to a nature photographer named Carlton Ward Jr., an eighth-generation Floridian, about a crazy idea he had. To me, it...

To fix Florida’s latest toxic algae crisis, fix the DEP

Dear Gov. DeSantis, Hello again! I wrote you a letter last year and you didn’t respond, but it’s OK. I figure you’re pretty busy, what...

Stephanie Murphy bows out of Rubio challenge; instead will seek reelection...

Florida Congresswoman Stephanie Murphy will forego a campaign for U.S. senator next year rather than risk a divisive Democratic primary battle that would weaken...

FL’s first chief science officer talks about the job — and...

Last week, I had coffee with a scientist named Tom Frazer. I was trying to nudge him to say some things about his former...

Big Sugar burns fields, bends DeSantis and FL Legislature to do...

When my kids were younger and in Boy Scouts, I enjoyed going camping with them around the state. We’d splash in the springs, paddle...

Is FL facing another Summer of Slime? Thank Gov. DeSantis and...

Sometimes I wonder what it was like to be one of the early Spanish explorers of Florida, back when you could see it in...

Florida’s Bill Nelson welcomed back to U.S. Senate as NASA nominee

WASHINGTON — Former U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson of Florida returned to a familiar setting on Wednesday — the hearing room of the Senate panel that...

Gov. DeSantis throws a monkey wrench into efforts to improve FL’s...

There’s a new obstacle to increasing Florida’s unemployment benefits, which rank among the stingiest in the United States: Gov. Ron DeSantis “Increase benefits? Look, no,”...

U.S. Rep Gaetz epitomizes the present state of the state of...

Matt Gaetz is not a prince among men. OK, maybe since he’s been accused of having sex with a 17 year-old, you might call him...

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