Former state lawmaker Daisy Baez pleaded guilty to charges of perjury for lying about her address on a voter registration form on Wednesday, exactly a week after she resigned from the Florida House of Representatives.
Two Treasure Coast lawmakers are teaming up with the Florida Chamber of Commerce to help lessen septic tank runoff to the Indian River Lagoon in hopes of paving a way to cleaner water for Florida’s Treasure and Space Coasts -- and they're joined by the Florida Chamber of Commerce and an expert who all say septic-to-sewer conversion is the key to cleaning Florida's waterways.
The battle of the Ricks ended Tuesday evening in St. Petersburg when incumbent mayor Rick Kriseman bested former mayor Rick Baker in one of the hardest-fought elections in the city’s history.
A bill banning “sanctuary cities” in Florida passed its first and only legislative committee stop on Tuesday and will now head to the Florida House of Representatives during the 2018 legislative session.
Sen. Jack Latvala’s house of cards continued to fall Monday as the state's head honcho -- Gov. Rick Scott -- weighed in on allegations Latvala sexually harassed multiple women in Tallahassee.
Sen. Jack Latvala has lost his position as Senate Budget Chair in the wake of a series of allegations of sexual harassment from six women in Tallahassee.
Gov. Rick Scott unveiled a $180 million plan to cut taxes as part of a plan he says will help Florida families, his office announced Monday.
Senate Budget Chief Jack Latvala has been accused by six women of sexual harassment, the latest chapter to unfold in an explosive week in Florida politics.
Vice President Mike Pence paid a visit to the Republican Party of Florida in Orlando, headlining the party’s annual fundraiser Thursday evening.
Gov. Rick Scott paid another visit to Puerto Rico on Friday as part of a larger mission to help the struggling island recover from Hurricane Maria, a Category 4 storm which made landfall and ravaged the area nearly two months ago.