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U.S. Rep. Castor calls on DeSantis to veto ‘dirty energy’ bill...

Florida cities that want to cut ties with oil and gas and convert to clean energy will not be able to do so if...

FL Senate goes first in ratifying gambling compact, over objections about...

The Florida Senate ratified a 30-year gambling agreement with the Seminole Tribe of Florida on Tuesday, ahead of a vote expected Wednesday in the...

Gaming compact appeared to open the door for teens 18+ to...

In several states, 18, 19 and 20-year-olds play fantasy sports, but lawmakers in Florida are pushing back, instead setting a minimum age of 21...

With FL prisons under pressure and understaffed, lawmakers reject alternatives to...

Florida’s burgeoning prison population — outstripping current staffing — could be reduced by sending more inmates to home-based corrections programs widely considered safe for...

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...

Despite barrage of pushback, state Senate committee narrowly approves controversial anti-protest...

Senate Democrats, one Republican and scores of witnesses who traveled from across the state of Florida waged an eight-hour fight Friday against anti-protest legislation...

Carmakers’ new designs make electric vehicles green and sexy as Biden...

Electric vehicles are selling fast in Florida, thanks to consumer demand and carmakers that know a revolution when they see one. Florida already is a...

State senators want more rehabilitation for inmates and incentives to shorten...

A bipartisan effort advancing this week in the state Senate would bolster prison rehabilitation programs to allow inmates to earn shorter sentences. That concept, called...

FL Legislature 2021: Top corrections chief says state prison system is...

In an alarming portrait of Florida's prisons, state Department of Corrections Secretary Mark Inch recently warned lawmakers that the system is woefully understaffed and...

FL Legislature 2021: Political climate bristling with tension about violence, racism,...

Florida’s approach to law enforcement and racial justice will be on trial in the upcoming legislative session, as lawmakers react to widespread racial unrest...

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