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Latvala Loses Budget Chief Job Amidst Sexual Harassment Investigation

November 6, 2017 - 11:45am
Rob Bradley, Jack Latvala and Wilton Simpson

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.

Scott Pushes for Tax Cut Holidays, Rolling Back Driver's License Fees

November 6, 2017 - 11:00am
Rick Scott

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.

Six Women Accuse Jack Latvala of Sexual Harassment

November 3, 2017 - 7:00pm
Jack Latvala

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. 

In Orlando, Mike Pence Says America 'More Optimistic than Ever'

November 3, 2017 - 5:00pm
Mike Pence

Vice President Mike Pence paid a visit to the Republican Party of Florida in Orlando, headlining the party’s annual fundraiser Thursday evening. 

Rick Scott Heads to Puerto Rico to Speed Up Hurricane Maria Recovery Efforts

November 3, 2017 - 1:15pm

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.

Tallahassee Sex Scandals the Soup du Jour at AP Day

November 2, 2017 - 2:45pm
Joe Negron, Jeff Clemens, Jack Latvala and Ray Rodrigues

Sex and scandal cast a cloud over an annual meeting usually reserved for talking about legislative priorities, as Tallahassee continues to scrutinize the behaviors of some of the state’s top lawmakers behind closed doors.

Scott Pitches Funds for Statewide Adoptions, Environment in 2018

November 2, 2017 - 12:45pm

The clock is winding down on Gov. Rick Scott’s final year in office, and the two-time Florida governor said Thursday he plans to use the next year to protect the lives of the neediest Floridians. 

Miami Beach Mayor Philip Levine Jumps into 2018 Governor's Race

November 1, 2017 - 11:45am
Philip Levine

Miami Beach Mayor Philip Levine is hoping to take his mayoral experience all the way to the Florida Capitol, announcing his intentions to run for Florida governor in Miami Wednesday morning.

Daisy Baez to Resign Amidst Criminal Charges in Residency Scandal

November 1, 2017 - 6:00am
Daisy Baez

UPDATE 2:00 p.m.: Daisy Baez has resigned from officeFlorida Democratic legislators have lost another member to scandal -- on Wednesday, state Rep. Daisy Baez is expected to resign after months of controversy for living outside her district. 

New York City Terrorist Had Florida Driver's License

October 31, 2017 - 8:00pm

A man who drove a pickup truck into a bicycle path near the One World Trade Center building in New York City on Tuesday had a driver’s license with a Tampa address, police say.



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