Millions Flow into Party Accounts Before SessionTallahassee, Fla. (AP) — Florida Republicans and Democrats took in millions in the last three months of the year, as companies involved in a contentious fight over casinos in the Sunshine State poured tens of thousands into party campaign accounts.
Occupy Florida Greets Opening of Legislature TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Dozens of Occupy Florida demonstrators made the most of their one moment to confront Florida Gov. Rick Scott before his State of the State address.
Gov. Scott Pushing Lawmakers on Insurance IssuesTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Gov. Rick Scott wants lawmakers to fix a pair of auto and property insurance issues that are costing Floridians hundreds of millions of dollars but have eluded resolution for more than a decade.
Top Florida Republicans come out against casinosTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi and Florida Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam are joining those opposing a plan to bring mega-casinos to South Florida.
Fla. justices to rule on school funding lawsuit TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A sharply divided appellate court on Wednesday rejected a request from state officials to block a lawsuit alleging public school funding and policies fail to meet quality requirements set by the Florida Constitution.