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Corcoran Vows to Take on Shady State Agencies, Continue Fight for Florida Voters

March 7, 2017 - 10:30am

House Speaker Richard Corcoran laid out the law of the land and his political agenda as he vowed to crack down on wasteful government spending and push for fairness and transparency in his Opening Day remarks Tuesday morning.

Richard Corcoran Names Nine Appointees to Constitution Revision Commission

March 6, 2017 - 5:30pm
Jose Felix Diaz, Jeanette Nunez, Erika Donalds and Darryl Rouson

House Speaker Richard Corcoran named his nine appointees to the Florida Constitution Revision Commission Monday afternoon, adding his own preferences to the 37 member group which reviews the state constitution.

Lawmakers Gear Up to Hear Courtroom Carry, Open Carry Bills

March 6, 2017 - 5:00pm

State lawmakers will roll up their sleeves and get to work in Tallahassee beginning Tuesday -- and up on their first week’s agenda? Three gun bills which have gathered the support of statewide gun groups and the opposition of anti-gun forces in the Sunshine State.

Bill Nelson Leading Rick Scott in Senate Matchup Poll

March 6, 2017 - 8:45am
Bill Nelson and Rick Scott

If the 2018 U.S. Senate election were held today, incumbent Bill Nelson would win a hypothetical matchup against Gov. Rick Scott, a new poll shows. 

Florida Lawmakers Fire Up Gun Proposals for 2017 Session

March 6, 2017 - 6:00am

State lawmakers are loading up another series of gun bills to shoot through the Florida Legislature for the 2017 legislative session, setting the showdown for another round of intense debate over gun control in the Sunshine State.

Top Education Issues to Watch in 2017 Legislative Session

March 6, 2017 - 6:00am

Florida lawmakers will have a lot on their plates during this year’s legislative session, but education issues will be some of the hottest topics hitting the chambers’ floor over the next 60 days.

Will Philip Levine's Big Dreams Be Dashed by 'One Failure After Another'?

March 4, 2017 - 6:00am
Philip Levine

Just as Miami Beach Mayor Philip Levine is ramping up his campaign for governor, here comes the bad news about his mayoral record. It was bound to happen -- Levine is a strong personality looking to swell his public profile and on the whole city residents are decidedly unhappy. 

Rick Scott Announces Constitution Revision Commission Appointments

March 3, 2017 - 11:15am
Marva Johnson, Pepe Armas, Pam Stewart and Fred Karlinsky

Gov. Rick Scott announced his picks for the Florida Constitution Revision Commission Friday morning, rounding out the 37 member group which reviews the state constitution.

Poll Shows Majority of Floridians Oppose Campus Carry

March 2, 2017 - 11:15am

The majority of Floridians don’t support allowing guns on college campuses and over half oppose open carry in the Sunshine State, according to a new poll.

Is Philip Levine's Miami Beach Unfriendliest City in America for Homeowers Who Rent?

March 2, 2017 - 6:00am

Miami Beach, it turns out, is a toxic city for any homeowner who wants to rent out his property during the months he isn't there.  Twenty thousand dollars toxic, actually.




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