TALLAHASSEE — As Gov. Ron DeSantis geared up his presidential campaign, taxpayer costs to transport and protect the governor and his family surged during the past fiscal year, according to a new state report. Florida spent more than $9.876 million during the 2022-2023 fiscal year on protecting and transporting the DeSantis family and visiting officials,…
TALLAHASSEE Gov. Ron DeSantis on Friday said he expects more flights to transport undocumented immigrants to out-of-state sanctuary communities, as questions continued to swirl
Congressman Al Lawson, a Tallahassee Democrat whose district was overhauled as part of the once-a-decade reapportionment process, helped launch this years candidate qualifying period Monday by
TALLAHASSEE State Rep. Cord Byrd, a Neptune Beach Republican who has been at the forefront of controversial legislation supported by Gov. Ron DeSantis, will oversee the 2022 elections in
Alligators in Florida will be targeted around-the-clock when the next hunting season begins in August.
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission approved a final rule change last week
TALLAHASSEE A series of sales-tax holidays on such things as school clothes, hurricane supplies and tools and a suspension of the state gas tax in October topped a package signed
Florida’s struggling citrus industry continues to see a decline in the crop for the current growing season, with the harvest on track for the lowest yield since before World War II.
Sen. Jeff Brandes, a St. Petersburg Republican who has argued for taking aggressive action to deal with Floridas property-insurance problems, intends to pursue polling lawmakers about holding
Fixes for Florida’s troubled property-insurance system arent likely to be added to a special legislative session this month on congressional redistricting.
House Speaker Chris Sprowls,
The head of the Florida Department of Law Enforcement is stepping down after 38 years with the agency.
Commissioner Rick Swearingen advised members of the agency on Friday he will leave the post