- Republicans beginning to make peace with Trump as nominee Updated: Apr-29-16 5:42 pm
WASHINGTON - They thought it was impossible. Some still fear it. Others can barely believe it. But leading Republicans are beginning to accept the idea that Donald Trump will be their party's presidential nominee.
- After several tries Florida finally gets new insurance chief Updated: Apr-29-16 3:34 pm
TALLAHASSEE, Florida - After a contentious and bumpy process that saw Florida's top Republican officials deadlock several times, the state has a new insurance commissioner just weeks before the start of hurricane season.
- $1.53 an hour for lawyer fees? Not in Florida, court says Updated: Apr-28-16 4:10 pm
TALLAHASSEE, Florida - The Florida Supreme Court struck down a law limiting lawyer fees in workers' compensation cases on Thursday, saying the $1.53 hourly rate a lawyer was paid to help an injured worker was "absurdly low."
- Florida's tax agency drawing fire from gun supporters Updated: Apr-23-16 7:56 pm
TALLAHASSEE, Florida - The state agency responsible for enforcing Florida's tax laws is drawing ire from gun supporters as well as from some elected officials.
- Florida Supreme Court halts abortion waiting period, for now Updated: Apr-22-16 5:19 pm
TALLAHASSEE, Florida - The Florida Supreme Court suspended the state's 24-hour waiting period for abortions on Friday until it decides whether to hear a lawsuit claiming the law is unconstitutional.
- Florida's Graham to leave House, considers run for governor Updated: Apr-21-16 10:23 am
TALLAHASSEE, Florida - The daughter of former senator and governor Bob Graham will leave Congress next year and consider trying to follow her father's footsteps into the governor's mansion.
- 5 Things to Know in Florida for April 21 Updated: Apr-20-16 6:52 pm
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- Florida editorial roundup Updated: Apr-20-16 1:49 pm
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- Florida Gov. Scott pushes out FSU trustee who defied him Updated: Apr-16-16 3:45 pm
TALLAHASSEE, Florida - A former Florida House speaker who stood up to Gov. Rick Scott is being pushed off the Florida State University board.
- Amid emotional outcry Gov. Rick Scott vetoes alimony bill Updated: Apr-15-16 4:41 pm
TALLAHASSEE, Florida - Wading once again into an emotionally charged debate, Florida Gov. Rick Scott on Friday vetoed a bill that would have ended permanent alimony payments and would have urged judges to enforce equal time-sharing with children of divorcing parents.
- Florida Gov. Scott approves changes to schools and sports Updated: Apr-14-16 7:11 pm
TALLAHASSEE, Florida - Florida Gov. Rick Scott on Thursday signed into law a sweeping schools measure that could change everything from where parents send their children to what football fields students wind up playing on.
- Md. House race no easy comeback for ex-lieutenant governor Updated: Apr-14-16 1:36 pm
WASHINGTON - Eighteen months after he lost a bid for the state's highest office, Maryland's former lieutenant governor is finding that a safely Democratic seat in Congress is no easy consolation prize.
- Florida Gov. seeks to keep hospital chairman suspended Updated: Apr-12-16 7:02 pm
TALLAHASSEE, Florida - Florida Gov. Rick Scott is appealing a judge's order that the governor reinstate the chairman of the board that oversees several public hospitals in Broward County.
- New Florida law makes life insurers track down beneficiaries Updated: Apr-12-16 1:40 pm
TALLAHASSEE, Florida - A new Florida law requires life insurance companies annually check to see if policy holders have died and then try to track down beneficiaries when they have.
- Baker to address GOP Jewish group in Las Vegas Updated: Apr-06-16 4:50 pm
BOSTON - Gov. Charlie Baker is headed to Las Vegas to speak at a weekend event that will feature several top conservative leaders and a controversial Texas minister.