Florida’s Gov. Rick Scott spoke with Miami Herald/WLRN reporter Phil Latzman while he was in Miami this week about a wide variety of issues including the his hopes for this legislative session, his political turn to the left, his support of Medicaid expansion and teacher raises, the issue of internet cafes; plus how to choose a new lieutenant, guns, jobs, the texting-while-driving ban and more.
By Lucas Dolengowski on February 4th, 2013 | Last updated: February 8, 2013 at 4:00 pm
Secretary of State Ken Detzner released a report with ideas for improving the voting process in Florida. Pam Carpenter, of Alachua County, believes these changes can help in Alachua County.
By Rachel Crosby on January 30th, 2013 | Last updated: January 30, 2013 at 5:36 pm
Gov. Rick Scott plans to pledge over a billion dollars to public schools in the next fiscal year.
By Dana Edwards on January 28th, 2013 | Last updated: January 28, 2013 at 11:13 am
Rubio, Senate ‘Gang of Eight’ unveil bipartisan immigration deal – A group of eight Democratic and Republicans senators, including Florida’s Marco Rubio, will officially release a wide-ranging immigration plan Monday that could give a pathway to citizenship, tighten border security […]
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By Michal Higdon on January 16th, 2013 | Last updated: January 16, 2013 at 4:48 pm
Thrift Week teaches the youth the value of a dollar.
Members of the Florida Legislature’s black caucus met with Gov. Rick Scott Tuesday to propose legislation and support, but the lawmakers made little headway.
By Corey Brooks on November 13th, 2012 | Last updated: November 27, 2012 at 4:01 pm
Company co-founders and Gov. Rick Scott attended the Gainesville grand opening.
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Florida’s first responders aid Hurricane Sandy victims – About 40 members of the South Florida Disaster Medical Assistance Team are traveling to the Northeast for two weeks to help with Sandy recovery efforts. South Florida Sun-Sentinel Stand Your Ground group, […]
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By Ashlyn Robinson on October 19th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:09 pm
Move over, Northern California. Gainesville is ready to be the new Silicon Valley. That’s what Gov. Rick Scott told about 50 people today at the future home of Prioria Robotics in downtown Gainesville.
By Catherine Awasthi on October 4th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:41 pm
A Florida House bill entitles victims of sexual battery to as much as $1,500 to help them relocate to a safer residence beginning in October.