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Florida House debates Medicaid expansion

By Michayla Savitt, Public News Service - FL TALLAHASSEE - The Florida House takes up an amendment to its proposed healthcare budget to expand Medicaid...

Hotly-opposed fixes for Florida ‘Bright Futures’ scholarship program nixed

By John Haughey/The Center Square Sen. Dennis Baxley, R-Lady Lake, said he wanted to start an “important conversation” about the value of degrees earned at...

DeSantis’ wish list: Projects, ports, a $1,000 ‘thank you’ for Florida...

By John Haughey/The Center Square Gov. Ron DeSantis wants to spend $4.1 billion in federal pandemic assistance to boost state ports, augment “resilience” spending and...

Florida Legislature takes first step in limiting the sizzle in medical...

The Florida Legislature 2021 HB 1455 clears its first committee hurdle By Reggie Connell/Managing Editor of The Seminole Source Medical Marijuana might be losing a little of its...

Florida bill raising amendment adoption threshold to two-thirds advances

By John Haughey/The Center Square Florida voters may see yet another ballot measure asking them to make it more difficult for themselves to get citizen...

Vietnam vets ask Legislature to approve state site for Vietnam POW-MIA...

By Laura Cassels, Florida Phoenix Nearly 60,000 Americans, including 1,954 Floridians named here, were killed in Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia in the 1950s, 1960s, and...

‘Campus carry,’ ammunition-background-check bills pre-filed in Florida

Focus on the Legislature By John Haughey | The Center Square With the pre-filing period for bills ahead of Florida's 2021 legislative session beginning this week, two...