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As hurricane season intensifies, Florida’s ‘insurer of last resort’ increasingly on...

Hurricane Season 2021 By John Haughey/The Center Square Two weeks into the 2021 hurricane season there have already been two named storms and Florida could see...

Some Floridians still skeptical about COVID vaccines because of side effects...

By Issac Morgan and Diane Rado/Florida Phoenix While the Biden administration is pushing to vaccinate Americans, Floridians who aren’t fully vaccinated are concerned about potential...

Florida seeks extension to secure enhanced Medicaid funding, relieving nervous advocates

By John Haughey/The Center Square Florida is seeking an extension to July 12 to “consider the potential impacts” of tapping into up to a half-billion...

Florida gas prices jump 12 cents in last week

From AAA Florida gas prices increased as projected in last week's AAA Gas Price Brief. The state average jumped 12 cents last week, following significant gains...

Petition urges Florida governor to keep “vital” unemployment benefits

By Trimmel Gomes/Florida News Connection TALLAHASSEE - Laid-off workers are appealing to Gov. Ron DeSantis to reverse plans to terminate a federal pandemic assistance program...

Fried, Florida’s $8.6B citrus industry disagree on pesticide ruling

By John Haughey/The Center Square Florida Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried, a 2022 Democratic candidate for governor, is praising a federal panel’s repeal of federal approval...

Teachers come under pressure as politicians, parents battle over ‘critical race...

By Daniel C. Vock/Florida Phoenix WASHINGTON—Teachers from Tennessee to Iowa to Florida are swept up in a wave of outrage led by GOP politicians nationwide...

Florida DMV announces new specialty license plate

The 'Conserve Florida's Fisheries' specialty license plate is the latest specialty plate available to Florida residents From The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor...

DeSantis signs property insurance bill, says lawmakers ‘must do more’ to...

By John Haughey/The Center Square Florida’s 6.5 million businesses and homeowners will see some significant changes in state property insurance regulations beginning July 1 after...

Some cruise ships are mandating vaccines for guests, despite FL and...

By Issac Morgan, Florida Phoenix As Florida seeks to dismantle safety protocols and regulations from the federal government through an ongoing court case over...