U.S. Supreme Court Eyes Social Media Law

U.S. Supreme Court Eyes Social Media Law

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December 8, 2022
The U.S. Supreme Court is slated Jan. 6 to discuss whether to take up a high-profile case about a 2021...
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DeSantis Proposal Could aim to Restrict Protests in Capitol

DeSantis Proposal Could aim to Restrict Protests in Capitol

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December 2, 2022
TALLAHASSEE --- Citing a potential infringement of free-speech rights and other constitutional liberties, dozens of people gathered to challenge a...
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Abortion Battle Continues, Clinic Fights Waiting Period Fine

Abortion Battle Continues, Clinic Fights Waiting Period Fine

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November 30, 2022
In one of a series of similar cases, a Broward County abortion clinic is fighting a $56,000 state fine stemming...
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Book, Senate Democrats Badly Outnumbered in Florida Legislature

Book, Senate Democrats Badly Outnumbered in Florida Legislature

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November 22, 2022
TALLAHASSEE — Badly outnumbered Democrats in the Florida Senate put a focus Monday on gun-related issues as Senate Minority Leader...
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Lawsuit on Guns, Pot Going to Appeals Court

Lawsuit on Guns, Pot Going to Appeals Court

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November 17, 2022
Florida Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried and other plaintiffs will appeal the dismissal of a lawsuit challenging federal prohibitions on medical-marijuana...
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Citizens Property Insurance Sees Massive Gains After Hurricane Ian

Citizens Property Insurance Sees Massive Gains After Hurricane Ian

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November 1, 2022
Floridians are still responding to the damages caused by Hurricane Ian.  The Florida state government has proved successful in a...
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Parties Neck and Neck in Ballots Cast, but Republicans Have the Advantage

Parties Neck and Neck in Ballots Cast, but Republicans Have the Advantage

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October 28, 2022
Without about 1.94 million ballots cast in the Nov. 8 election, registered Democrats and Democrats were almost evenly divided as...
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Florida's Congressional Map Foes Fight Attempt to Shield Lawmakers

Florida's Congressional Map Foes Fight Attempt to Shield Lawmakers

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October 19, 2022
TALLAHASSEE — Opponents of a congressional redistricting plan pushed through the Legislature by Gov. Ron DeSantis are fighting an effort...
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DeSantis Seeks to Shield Redistricting Documents

DeSantis Seeks to Shield Redistricting Documents

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October 6, 2022
TALLAHASSEE — After pushing a congressional redistricting plan through the Legislature this spring, Gov. Ron DeSantis’ administration is fighting to...
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Disaster Aid to Expand in Ian’s Aftermath

Disaster Aid to Expand in Ian’s Aftermath

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September 30, 2022
TALLAHASSEE --- A major-disaster declaration that President Joe Biden issued early Thursday will be expanded to more areas as Florida...
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FL Lawmakers Spread $175 Million Across the State

FL Lawmakers Spread $175 Million Across the State

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September 12, 2022
TALLAHASSEE --- A legislative panel Friday approved money for more than 230 local projects and programs across the state, after...
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FL National Guard Could Help at Short-Staffed Prisons

FL National Guard Could Help at Short-Staffed Prisons

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September 5, 2022
By Jim Saunders TALLAHASSEE — As the state continues to struggle with a shortage of correctional officers, a legislative panel...
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DeSantis Sues FDA Over Drug Importation Records

DeSantis Sues FDA Over Drug Importation Records

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August 31, 2022
TALLAHASSEE — Gov. Ron DeSantis’ administration has filed a lawsuit alleging that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has not...
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State Sets Medical Marijuana Dosage, Supply Limits

State Sets Medical Marijuana Dosage, Supply Limits

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August 30, 2022
TALLAHASSEE --- Florida health officials have released a highly anticipated rule setting THC dosage amounts and supply limits on products...
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Court Clears Way for Rebekah Jones in Congressional Race

Court Clears Way for Rebekah Jones in Congressional Race

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August 23, 2022
TALLAHASSEE — On the eve of the primary election, an appeals court Monday overturned a ruling that would have blocked...
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Florida Tourism Continues to Bounce Back

Florida Tourism Continues to Bounce Back

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August 16, 2022
TALLAHASSEE --- Tourism in Florida during the first half of 2022 was up 20 percent from the same period last...
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VP Harris Says Resiliency Money Coming to South Florida

VP Harris Says Resiliency Money Coming to South Florida

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August 2, 2022
Vice President Kamala Harris announced Monday that $50 million is headed to South Florida to help protect low-lying neighborhoods from...
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Florida Unemployment Rate Dips in June

Florida Unemployment Rate Dips in June

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July 22, 2022
TALLAHASSEE --- Despite increased concerns about layoffs and a looming recession, Florida’s unemployment rate dipped in June. The state Department...
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