| Mar 25, 2015
| 9:05 AM
If U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio decides to run for president and not for re-election, then Florida's Senate seat is up for grabs with no clear front-runners, a new poll from Public Policy Polling concludes.
The poll tested two potential Democrats: U.S. Rep....
| Feb 5, 2015
| 3:36 PM
Two members of the Florida Cabinet finally pushed back against Gov. Rick Scott's power grab.
At Thursday's Cabinet meeting in Tampa, Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater and Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam resisted Scott's attempt to replace the...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 12:55 PM
If only Pam Bondi loved her job as much as she loves dogs.
As the state's attorney general, Bondi is a member of the Florida Cabinet. She and the other Cabinet members — Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater and Agriculture Commissioner Adam...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 9:00 PM
Two members of the Florida Cabinet finally pushed back this week against Gov. Rick Scott's power grab.
At Thursday's Cabinet meeting, Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater and Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam resisted Scott's...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 9:22 AM
MIAMI — Dos parejas gay de Miami han sido la primeras de Florida en contraer este lunes 5 de enero matrimonio en un tribunal del condado, apenas dos horas después de que una jueza levantara la prohibición de la bodas homosexuales que regía hasta...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 12:18 PM
MIAMI (AP) — Lesbian and gay couples were married in Miami on Monday by the same judge who earlier in the day said she saw no reason why they couldn't immediately get their licenses.
The judge’s ruling jump-started the celebrations and...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 10:56 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Gov. Rick Scott's office continued pushing back Monday against claims his staff forced longtime Florida Department of Law Enforcement Commissioner Gerald Bailey to resign immediately in December.
The latest salvo from the governor's...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 7:18 PM
On Thursday, Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi, Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater and Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam must do their jobs, after failing to do so last month.
They serve collectively as the Florida Cabinet, which shares power with...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 2:54 PM
TALLAHASSEE — News media organizations and open-government advocates are upping the pressure on Gov. Rick Scott and the Florida Cabinet by filing a lawsuit that alleges the handling of the forced resignation of the state's top law-enforcement...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 3:13 PM
TALLAHASSEE — A St. Petersburg attorney is asking a Tallahassee prosecutor to investigate whether Gov. Rick Scott and three Cabinet officials violated the state's open meetings law in the ouster of Gerald Bailey.
Matthew Weidner filed his complaint...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 3:19 PM
The legalization of same-sex marriage in Florida raises a number of related questions. Legal and other experts addressed some of them Tuesday.
Who will be legally obligated to participate in same sex ceremonies, and who is exempt?
Clergy members of...