- Florida Gov. Scott's budget: Tax cuts, more for schools Updated: Nov-23-15 8:22 pm
JACKSONVILLE, Florida - Florida Gov. Rick Scott, surrounded by rows of machines and dozens of manufacturing employees, on Monday announced a nearly $79.3 billion spending plan for the coming year that is heavy on tax cuts and help for businesses.
- Gov. Scott seeks $8.5 million to help process rape kits Updated: Nov-18-15 4:14 pm
TALLAHASSEE, Florida - Gov. Rick Scott announced Wednesday he will seek $8.5 million to help process a backlog of about 11,000 untested rape kits when he submits next year's budget proposal.
- Gov. wants Congress to stop relocation of refugees to state Updated: Nov-16-15 5:26 pm
TALLAHASSEE, Florida - Gov. Rick Scott on Monday joined with a growing number of Republican governors who are critical of efforts by the Obama administration to relocate Syrian refugees to the United States.
- The Latest: Condemned Florida convict had no final statement Updated: Oct-30-15 2:30 am
STARKE, Florida - The latest on Florida's execution of Jerry Correll, a man convicted of fatally stabbing his ex-wife, young daughter and two in-laws (all times local):
- Florida executes man convicted of fatally stabbing 4 Updated: Oct-29-15 8:46 pm
STARKE, Florida - A Florida man was executed Thursday nearly three decades after he was convicted of fatally stabbing his ex-wife, young daughter and two in-laws.
- Florida editorial roundup Updated: Oct-28-15 4:03 pm
Recent editorials from Florida newspapers: