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Bill Galvano Files Bill to Permanently Expand Bright Futures

August 30, 2017 - 11:30am
Bill Galvano

Sen. Bill Galvano has filed legislation to permanently expand Florida's Bright Futures Scholarship Program, a top priority for Senate President Joe Negron. 

Baker, Kriseman Headed for Runoff in November

August 29, 2017 - 7:45pm
Rick Baker and Rick Kriseman

Former St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Baker and current Mayor Rick Kriseman apparently aren't finished duking it out as voters virtually split their decision on which of them should lead the Tampa Bay city next term.

Betsy DeVos Visits Tallahassee Schools to Promote School Choice

August 29, 2017 - 2:15pm

School choice advocate and U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos made two stops in Tallahassee this week, visiting a public and private school on Tuesday.

Democratic Gubernatorial Candidates Make Pitches to Voters Ahead of 2018 Primary

August 28, 2017 - 5:00pm

All three Democratic gubernatorial candidates descended upon South Florida Monday to make their case to the voters of Florida well before 2018 begins.

Rick Scott Sends State Assistance to Texas in Response to Harvey

August 28, 2017 - 12:30pm
Rick Scott

Florida is sending over much-needed help to Texas in the wake of Hurricane Harvey, which dumped dozens of inches of rainfall and left a trail of devastation after making landfall this weekend.

Greg Evers Remembered as 'Honest,' 'Humble' Public Servant

August 26, 2017 - 5:15pm
Greg Evers

Greg Evers’ closest confidantes all remember him the same way: “honest,” “humble,” and “down-to-earth.”

Trump Taps Carlos Trujillo for United Nations Job

August 25, 2017 - 11:15pm
Carlos Trujillo

State Rep. Carlos Trujillo has a new job in the United Nations.

Florida Congressmen Widely Support New Sanctions on Venezuela

August 25, 2017 - 3:30pm
Marco Rubio, Donald Trump and Mario Diaz-Balart

President Donald Trump signed an executive order rapping Venezuela with a series of sanctions this week in the United States’ latest effort to push President Nicolas Maduro to his economic breaking point.

Alex Miller Resigns from Florida House of Representatives

August 25, 2017 - 11:00am
Alex Miller

Less than a year after taking office in the Florida House of Representatives, state Rep. Alex Miller is calling it quits.

Special Ethics Panel Set to Investigate Daisy Baez's Out-of-District Residency

August 24, 2017 - 2:15pm
Daisy Baez

State Rep. Daisy Baez could find herself in hot water and facing an ethics complaint over allegations she doesn’t actually live in the district she represents.



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