Florida Senate

Stock photo of Florida State Seal. credit: Alex Wong/GettyImages)

Ethics Panel Sends Norman Case To Fla. Senate

The state Ethics Commission is sending Sen. Jim Norman’s financial disclosure case to the Florida Senate.


File photo of Charlie Sheen. (Photo by Mark Davis/Getty Images)

LeMieux: Mack Is ‘Charlie Sheen’ Of Fla. Politics

The Republican Senate primary race got personal Wednesday as former Sen. George LeMieux called Rep. Connie Mack IV “the Charlie Sheen of Florida politics” because of past run-ins with the law, and Mack’s campaign responded that LeMieux is “an extraordinary political hack” who used his relationship with former Gov. Charlie Crist to become rich and powerful.


(Photo credit: TIM SLOAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Florida Senate Passes Nearly $71-million Budget

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Senate on Wednesday charged ahead with a nearly $71 billion budget, despite complaints from university students, hospital lobbyists and even some Republicans in the House about some of the decisions contained in the spending plan.

CBS Tampa–02/15/2012

MIAMI, FLORIDA - NOVEMBER 2:  Floridians wait in line to cast their ballots November 2, 2010 in Miami, Florida. Americans from across the country voted in mid-term elections. (Photo by Robert Sullivan/Getty Images)

Fla. Legislature May Change Date of 2012 Primary

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida lawmakers are considering whether to change the date of the August primary election again.


Memorial to Caylee Anthony. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)

Fla. Senate panel proposes child protection bill

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Casey Anthony could have gotten up to 20 years behind bars instead of just four under a bill being proposed in the Florida Senate. A select committee was formed in response to […]

CBS Tampa–11/03/2011


Listen Live