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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...

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...

The Legislature’s extreme moves to stamp out local laws

Republicans in the Florida Legislature have increasingly moved to strip away control from local governments, and this year may have the most extreme proposal...

Partisan divide: Democrats and Republicans lay out two visions for Florida...

Republicans and Democrats laid out dramatically different visions for Florida on Tuesday, the first day of the 2019 legislative session.In his inaugural State of...

Florida Democrats say Florida needs to expand Medicaid. Republicans want to...

Democrats, Republicans and Gov. Ron DeSantis agree that Floridians need better health care.But they differ radically on the solution.“We have a great financial and...

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...

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...

DeSantis administration is vetting, replacing, and re-upping Rick Scott’s appointees

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis says he will be moving quickly to fill 169 vacancies at agencies and commissions throughout the state – vacancies he...

In the Florida Legislature, there may be a new attitude toward...

In a crowded legislative committee meeting room at Florida’s Capitol, six prison wardens assembled to tell state lawmakers exactly how years of inadequate funding...

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