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3 hrs ago | Tallahassee Democrat
Anybody else completely underwhelmed by Gov. Rick Scott's State of the State performance? Consider this: An unpopular governor running for re-election has eight months to turn around his poll numbers.
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7 hrs ago | Tallahassee Democrat
On Feb. 26, the state of Florida executed Paul Howell for the senseless killing of Officer Jimmy Fulford.
11 hrs ago | Local NEWS 8
Former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist, who's looking to get his old job back -- this time as a Democrat -- argued Sunday that Democrats need to "strengthen up" and own the Affordable Care Act in this year's midterms.
11 hrs ago | The Miami Herald
Former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist is sticking to his support of President Barack's health overhaul, saying "it's been great" for the state despite a difficult rollout.
15 hrs ago | The News-Press
Sixteen months after Lee County residents voted to add slots at a Bonita Springs dog track, the Naples-Fort Myers Greyhound Racing and Poker Room is waiting for legislative approval to install the Vegas-style machines.
Today, Governor Rick Scott highlighted a report that shows for the fifth consecutive year Florida students who completed the Voluntary Prekindergarten Education Program were better prepared for kindergarten than those who only attended part of the program or did not participate in VPK at all.
Florida's governor would have new powers to pack the state's Supreme Court under a proposed constitutional amendment that would allow him to make prospective appointments to the bench even if a vacancy occurs the day the governor is leaving office.
Tree clearing on State Road 123 has begun in preparation of a major widening project slated to start in the summer.
Governor Rick Scott calls out President Obama's proposed budget. The plan cuts millions of funding to the aging Herbert Hoover Dike and Everglades restoration projects.
A food distribution company has broken ground on a center that ultimately could provide 380 jobs.
Two Jacksonville civil rights attorneys are challenging the constitutionality of Florida's same-sex marriage laws.
In the last few weeks, the stories and images coming out of Venezuela have been infuriating, heartbreaking, and devastating.
Scott tried to take his spending recommendation for one particular environmental project - springs restoration - and portray that as an overall record, and that's not the case..
Texas Gov. Rick Perry delivered one of the best-received speeches so far at the Conservative Political Action Conference, bringing the audience to its feet and eliciting loud cheers Friday morning as he outlined a small-government vision and praised the accomplishments of fellow Republican governors.
From written tests designed to flag drug users to singling out people with recent drug convictions, state lawmakers across the country are pursuing novel strategies to deny welfare benefits to drug users without running afoul of a recent federal court ruling.
If an expansion of a Florida program that helps low-income children attend private schools, many of them religious, gets a thumbs up, it could mean some restrictions on eligibility could be removed.