TALLAHASSEE — While Gov. Rick Scott was in New York on Thursday trying to persuade companies to bring jobs to Florida, the state's top economist and a House economic development leader were in Tallahassee questioning the governor's strategy.
TALLAHASSEE — Citing historical inaccuracies and a need to reflect modern values, a Senate committee unanimously recommended Thursday that the Confederate flag be removed from the Florida Senate's official seal.
TALLAHASSEE — Gov. Rick Scott's jobs expert was blasted in the Senate on Wednesday for "arrogance" as he faced new criticism for problems with the state's online system to file for unemployment benefits.
TALLAHASSEE — The pot of money set aside to fund health care for the poorest Floridians is expected to shrink dramatically next year.
TALLAHASSEE — Gov. Rick Scott on Tuesday approved the execution of Jerry Correll in late October, the first inmate in the state to be put to death in nine months and first since a U.S. Supreme Court ruling cleared the way for Florida to continue its lethal injections.
TALLAHASSEE — Gov. Rick Scott's jobs guru, Jesse Panuccio, wants more money from the state Legislature to create a police unit in his Department of Economic Opportunity to fight what he calls a "crisis" in unemployment assistance fraud.
It appears NBC is set to open its first sports bar, the NBC Sports Grill & Brew at Universal CityWalk, with a massive HD stadium screen more than 100 feet wide at the entrance.
TALLAHASSEE — A controversial measure that would allow Floridians with concealed-weapons permits to carry those firearms openly in public easily cleared its first hurdle Tuesday, but the legislation still faces several more tests before it could become law.
CLEARWATER — Perhaps he didn't mean to rough up a fellow Republican, but U.S. Senate candidate David Jolly ripped apart Marco Rubio on Monday.
LAKE BUENA VISTA — Walt Disney World has revamped its annual and season pass system, raising their prices and making changes.