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FL House Speaker Oliva casts doubt on funding for Visit Florida

Funding for Visit Florida, the state’s tourism-marketing agency, will again face strong opposition in the Florida House when lawmakers meet in their annual session...

Thousands rally around the world for climate change; FL Congresswoman calls for U.S. to...

Thousands of people around the world marched to demand climate action Friday as world leaders and non-government parties from 200 countries convened in Madrid...

Trump rule to end food stamp access for some 700,000 nationwide; in FL, ‘a...

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration this week finalized a regulation that’s expected to knock about 700,000 people off food stamp benefits nationwide. It’s one of...

Toll-road opponents launch ‘No Roads to Ruin’ campaign

A coalition fighting fast-tracked plans to build three major, tolled highways through rural parts of Florida calls the plans a “sham” to accommodate new...

Climate conference: Host country’s leader calls climate-change deniers ‘fanatics’

The conspicuous absence of top White House officials from the international climate conference underway in Madrid is being reported around the world and drew...

Government isn’t ensuring safe housing for military families — watchdog report

WASHINGTON — The Pentagon is failing to ensure that all military families have access to safe, quality housing, according to a  government watchdog report.The...

FL Congresswoman to world climate conference: America is with you

U.S. Rep. Kathy Castor of Tampa traveled to Madrid with a Congressional delegation Monday to tell international climate-change conferees that Americans stand with their...

FL lawmakers join fight to protect ‘fragile’ springs from water extraction

State Rep. Anna Eskamani, state Sen. Janet Cruz, and 148,000 other people are fighting to prevent a Nestlé water supplier from being permitted to...

Climate talks open amid dire warnings about greenhouse gases; Florida paying the price of...

When scientists and world leaders gather in Madrid next week for climate talks, Florida scientists studying climate change will watch the proceedings from afar...

Gov. DeSantis’ political allies at home and abroad are beset by scandals, with Israel’s...

Even before he became the governor of Florida, Ron DeSantis aspired to become this country’s most-pro-Israel governor.He aligned himself with both President Donald Trump...

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