In local public-affairs programming this weekend:

Orlando attorney Mark O'Mara will be a guest on "Central Florida Spotlight" at 12:30 p.m. Sunday on WFTV-Channel 9. O'Mara, who represented George Zimmerman, will discuss his new website and a bill he has crafted to punish the parents of cyber-bullies, moderator Greg Warmoth said. Another guest is Danny Banks of the Florida Department of Law Enforcement. Banks will discuss the recent prisoner escapes and document forgeries.

 

U.S. Rep. John Mica, R-Winter Park, will be a guest on "Flashpoint" at 8 a.m. Sunday on WKMG-Channel 6. The Affordable Care Act will be a major topic, moderator Lauren Rowe said.

State Rep. Ritch Workman, R-Melbourne, will be a guest on "Political Connections" at 11 a.m. and 8 p.m. Sunday on News 13. Moderator Ybeth Bruzual asks Workman about his political aspirations beyond the Florida House and his views on what the Legislature needs to do to help the Space Coast. Workman also discusses his role as chair of the House Finance & Tax Subcommittee. Analysts Lou Frey and Dick Batchelor discuss former Gov. Charlie Crist's political plans and Rep. Alan Grayson's equating the tea party with the Ku Klux Klan. The program uses PolitiFact to weigh a claim by Sen. Marco Rubio that 300,000 Floridians will lose their health insurance because of the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare.

On "Orlando Matters," host Keith Landry talks with organizers of Walk Now for Autism Speaks and their efforts to help local families affected by autism. The walk will be Nov. 9 at Cranes Roost Park in Altamonte Springs. "Orlando Matters" airs at 7 a.m. Saturday on WRBW-Channel 65.