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Opinion: Florida Legislature whiffs on expanding Medicaid

But hope potentially lies in the American Rescue Plan for the uninsured Florida Legislature 2021 Opinion By Diane Dimperio/Florida League of Women Voters The Florida legislative session of...

Suwannee County Sheriff’s Office hiring Corrections Officers

From the Suwannee County Sheriff's Office and Staff Reports The Suwannee County Sheriff’s Office announced that it is accepting applications for Correctional Officers.  Corrections officers oversee...

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A difference of $50 million for teacher pay raises? Florida House and Senate disagree...

By Danielle J. Brown/Florida Phoenix How much more should be spent to increase the starting salaries of Florida teachers — an initiative pushed by Gov....

Misinformation about COVID-19 shot spreads inside Florida prisons

By Trimmel Gomes/Florida News Connection TALLAHASSEE - After months of keeping Floridians in prisons and jails off the priority list for a COVID vaccine, the...

3.2% of Florida bridges are in poor shape, federal study finds

From The Center Square The share of Florida bridges found to be in poor condition is 3.2 percent of the total, the eighth-lowest percentage among...

Florida Supreme Court blocks recreational use of marijuana amendment from going to voters

By Michael Moline/Florida Phoenix The Florida Supreme Court has blocked a proposed state constitutional amendment to allow recreational use of marijuana by adults from appearing...

This is how much teachers are paid in Florida

By Samuel Stebbins, 24/7 Wall St. via The Center Square The U.S. Constitution does not guarantee the right to an education. Though the federal government...