The idea of having a federal healthcare plan is leaving a sour taste in the mouths of lawmakers in a handful of states... including Florida. Now they're focusing their efforts on blocking contraceptives from being covered.
The "Salute Our Troops" caravan rolls into Woodville, in the middle of a four month multi-state campaign. It's sweeping the Southeast, raising money for charities like the U.S.O and Wounded Warrior Project. Last year, it raised $2.5 million dollars.
Motorists traveling U.S. 319 (Thomasville Road) between the Georgia State line and Timberwolf Crossing in Tallahassee will encounter daily lane closures from Monday, July 16 to Friday, July 20 from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m.
Senate Minority Leader and gubernatorial candidate Nan Rich called for the Senate to investigate reports of a tuberculosis outbreak in Northeast Florida as the state closes its last hospital dedicated to treating the disease.
Seniors from across the state gathered at the Florida Capitol today.
530 boys are participating in the 69th Session of the Florida American Legion's Boys State program. Seven participants are from Tallahassee, and about two dozen are from the Big Bend.