A Florida Politics Blog
Made fresh, never frozen, here's the juice on local and state politics from the staff of The Tampa Tribune and The St. Petersburg Tribune.
...Indeed, health care expansion, it seems, will burn and rave at close of day.
Gov. Rick Scott and the Florida Cabinet are settling a lawsuit filed by media organizations over the firing of former Department of Law Enforcement chief Gerald Bailey.
After months of consideration, Jeb Bush made it official Monday in a speech to a boisterous crowd at Miami Dade College.
Tampa attorney William J. Schifino, Jr. will become president-elect of The Florida Bar at its annual convention this month in Boca Raton, the organization announced Monday.
The two leaders of the Florida Legislature agree on this: Downtown university campus developments are great for cities.
The Florida Legislature is likely to send a roughly $400 million tax cut package to Gov. Rick Scott’s desk Monday.
After months of fighting over hospital funding, House and Senate budget-writers Friday unveiled a redrawn plan that sends roughly $2 billion to state hospitals.
Gov. Rick Scott on Thursday appointed one of his in-house attorneys to serve as a judge on the state’s premier appeals court.
During the first meeting of the Legislature’s top budget-writers, the final process before the spending plan heads to the governor, the criminal justice and general government spending silos were completed.
When some bills get signed into law, you can count the hours till a lawsuit is filed against them.