Small businesses may have some light at the end of the fiscal tunnel. WUFT-FM’s Briana Rittersporn says Governor Rick Scott’s new budget proposal includes some relief for Florida businesses.
Starting Friday, clergy who don't want to marry same-sex couples will have state backing for their beliefs, high school students will have more choice over where they play sports or study, and local governments won't be able to regulate the use of Styrofoam containers. Those are among the 159 new laws that will go into effect in Florida on July 1. The laws range from the latest record-setting state budget to a public records exemption for taped, mixed-martial arts bouts.