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Florida's Unemployment Rate Falls to 10-Year Low

July 21, 2017 - 10:30am
Rick Scott

Florida’s unemployment rate dipped to 4.1 percent in June, a 10-year low in the Sunshine State.

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.

O.J. Simpson Granted Parole, Headed to Florida

July 20, 2017 - 3:45pm

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

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.

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. 

Appeals Court Weighs Whether Florida Provides 'High Quality' Education System

July 18, 2017 - 10:30pm

A Florida appeals court began to weigh in on how, exactly, Florida is fulfilling its Constitutional obligation to provide “a uniform, efficient, safe, secure, and high quality system of free public schools” on Tuesday.

Adam Putnam Goes to Bat for Open Carry, Campus Carry

July 18, 2017 - 4:45pm
Adam Putnam

Commissioner of Agriculture and Republican gubernatorial candidate Adam Putnam told a crowd Tuesday he believes concealed weapons permit holders should be allowed to carry their firearms on college campuses. 

Rubio Says He'll Support Simple Repeal of Obamacare

July 18, 2017 - 1:30pm

After the future of the Senate’s Obamacare repeal-and-replace bill collapsed into uncertainty Monday evening, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio said he will support a Republican-led plan to repeal the Affordable Care Act once and for all.

Francis Rooney Headed on Everglades Python Hunt

July 17, 2017 - 5:15pm

On top of “Florida congressman,” U.S. Rep. Francis Rooney plans to add a new line to his resume: python hunter.

Florida Declares Preliminary Success with Zero Zika Transmission Zones

July 17, 2017 - 1:00pm

Gov. Rick Scott headed to Miami to talk Zika with Florida Department of Health officials Monday, making sure Florida is locked and loaded to fight off the Zika virus. 


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