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State Approves Ending Dog Races at Miami Track

July 20, 2017 - 6:15pm

Florida gambling regulators this week gave a Miami dog track permission to ditch greyhound races but keep more lucrative slot machines and card games, in a first-of-its-kind ruling.

Scott Veto in Rearview, Joe Negron Promotes Bright Futures Expansion, Higher Ed Changes

July 20, 2017 - 5:45pm
Florida State University

Gov. Rick Scott may have vetoed Senate President Joe Negron’s top priority higher education bill, but that hasn’t stopped the Stuart Republican from championing the progress of Florida’s college and university system regardless.

OJ Simpson Granted Parole, Headed to Florida

July 20, 2017 - 3:45pm

The Juice is loose —- and possibly headed to the Sunshine State. 

Skewed Education Funding Formula Favors 12 Big Florida Counties

July 20, 2017 - 3:30pm

It’s been said that education is "the key to unlock the golden door of freedom.” But Tallahassee has transformed that golden door into lead when it comes to the finances of many school districts across Florida.

Neal Dunn's Bill Allowing More Federal Contracts for Small Businesses Owned by Veterans Heads to House Floor

July 20, 2017 - 7:30am
Neal Dunn

U.S. Rep. Neal Dunn, R-Fla., scored a win on Wednesday as his bill giving more federal contracts to small businesses owned by veterans is headed to the House floor. 

John Rutherford Wants to Give E-2 Treaty Investor Visas Path to Permanent Residency

July 20, 2017 - 6:00am

This week, freshman  U.S. Rep. John Rutherford, R-Fla., introduced a proposal to give immigrants who have been in the U.S. on an E-2 treaty visa investor visa for more than 10 years a path to permanent residence. 

Pete Antonacci to Leave SFWMD for Enterprise Florida

July 20, 2017 - 7:30am
Pete Antonacci

South Florida Water Management District's loss likely will be Enterprise Florida's gain.

Gillum's Email Woes Spill to State Attorney's Office

July 19, 2017 - 8:30pm
Andrew Gillum

Andrew Gillum’s email server headache hasn’t gone away just yet.

The Real Puzzle

Diaz de La Portilla Drops First TV Ad Just Six Days Before SD40 GOP Primary

July 19, 2017 - 6:45pm

After months of a bitter rivalry for the Republican nomination for Florida's 40th Senate district -- and only six days before Primary Day -- Alex Diaz de la Portilla has released his first TV ad. 


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