Governor, Legislature Explore Health Care TransparencyGov. Rick Scott and the Florida Legislature have found common ground on one important issue that impacts most residents — protection from price gouging at health care facilities.
Florida Nonprofits Win Fight Over Trauma CentersTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Four not-for-profit hospitals that operate urban trauma centers won a victory Friday when a Florida appellate court struck down a state administrative rule that had authorized competing trauma centers at for-profit hospitals in outlying communities.
Opinion: On Election Eve Major Concerns About DisenfranchisementFrom Florida and Ohio early vote disasters with long lines to power outages in Connecticut, New Jersey and New York there are doubts that some people will have the opportunity to participate in this election.
Opinion: Disenfranchisement Is The Real CrimeFelony disenfranchisement is nothing more than Republican continuation of Jim Crow voter suppression laws.
Opinion: Florida's Voter Purge Attempts To Stifle Democrats and MinoritiesElected officials would do well to remember that it is the job of the voters to pick their representatives, it is not the job of elected officials to pick who gets to vote.
Student Prayer Bill Going to Florida's Govenor ScottOpponents say it violates the constitutional principle of church-state separation and will almost certainly be challenged in court.
FAMU band director fired after suspected hazing TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The longtime director of Florida A&M University's famed marching band was fired Wednesday as the fallout from a drum major's suspected hazing death deepened. Florida's governor said state investigators would join the probe and the college announced an independent review led by a former state attorney general.