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Gov. DeSantis says new moment-of-silence law in public schools protects religious...

During the spring legislative session, proponents generally took a secular approach to at least a minute of silence daily in public schools, saying the...

Voting-rights and civil-rights advocates call for veto of GOP-driven election reforms

Twenty voting-rights and civil-rights organizations told Gov. Ron DeSantis Wednesday that he should veto elections-reform legislation sent for his signature by the Republican-led Florida...

FL Legislature approves GOP voting reforms; critics call for governor to...

The GOP-controlled Florida Legislature Thursday evening approved a package of election reforms that critics say are not needed following a widely commended 2020 election,...

The House and Senate are still at odds over election reforms...

The state House approved a voting reform bill that passed 77-40 late afternoon Wednesday, in the waning days of the 2021 legislative session. But that...

Election reforms — or voter suppression bills — forge ahead despite...

Election reforms that proponents say make a great system better -- but which critics call targeted voter suppression – passed the Republican-controlled Florida Senate...

GOP voting reforms would hurt FL voters in nursing homes and...

Residents in nursing homes and assisted-living facilities have long cast their paper ballots on-site, getting help from various people who could bring them blank...

Would a daily moment of silence help Florida students with stress...

Come next school year, all of Florida's public school students might have to walk into their classrooms first thing in the morning, sit down...

GOP voting reforms add grandkids to short list of who can...

GOP-sponsored election reforms advancing in the Florida Legislature are growing closer in their details, including who can handle mail-in-ballots for members of a voter’s...

Senate’s toned-down voting bill fails to stop backlash from election officials...

Republican state lawmakers are backing down from plans to ban ballot drop boxes and to make it harder to request mail-in ballots, but that...

Glitches, loopholes led to “some of the chicanery” that occurred in...

In elections last fall, Florida's Senate Democrats lost an incumbent colleague with the last name of Rodriguez, who was beaten by just 34 votes...

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