Posted: 03/31/2014 - A federal judge says pumping water from farmlands into public water supplies such as Florida's Lake Okeechobee violates the Clean Water Act.
Updated: 03/27/2014 - Florida lawmakers are considering a measure to allocate $5 million annually in state funds to add medical tourism to the list of state attractions.
Posted: 03/26/2014 - The Florida House Finance and Tax Subcommittee today passed PCB FTSC 14-05 relating to Economic Development as part of the Legislature’s Work Plan 2014 initiative to cut taxes and fees by $500 million.
Posted: 03/26/2014 - The Florida Senate today passed several pieces of priority legislation including: Senate Bill 542, which aims to increase the availability of private-market flood insurance options; Senate Bill 846, which expands Florida’s ethics laws; and Senate Bill 1648, which updates Florida’s existing public records laws.
Posted: 03/25/2014 - The General Assembly passed House Bill 60 which addresses several issues pertaining to Georgia’s gun laws. Beside the additions to where you can carry a weapon, HB 60 also makes some changes with regards to the weapons carry licensing process.
Posted: 04/01/2014 - The ongoing backlash against the contentious standards has prompted state officials and the Florida Legislature to act.
Posted: 03/21/2014 - Today, Governor Rick Scott met with Florida seniors and their families from the Tampa area at Horizon Bay at Hyde Park assisted living facility to discuss Medicare Advantage and the impact of President Obama’s cuts to their Medicare Advantage plans.
Posted: 03/21/2014 - Many top ranked state workers including Gov. Rick Scott could continue to pay low health insurance premiums in the coming year.
Posted: 03/21/2014 - The Florida House Appropriations Committee today released its budget recommendations for the 2014-2015 fiscal year.
Posted: 03/20/2014 - Georgia lawmakers have voted to keep so-called e-cigarettes out of the hands of minors.
Posted: 03/20/2014 - Georgia lawmakers want to stiffen the penalties for the harshest cases of animal abuse and make it easier for prosecutors to pursue charges.
Posted: 03/20/2014 - The bill is intended to move the state toward a more uniform approach to the security, collection, maintenance, disposal and sharing of data.
Posted: 03/20/2014 - Unprecedented Education Funding, $500 Million in Tax Relief, $3.2 Billion in Reserves
Posted: 03/20/2014 - People seeking government help to buy food could be tested for drug use under a bill approved by the state Senate
Posted: 03/20/2014 - Starting in September motorists in Florida will pay about $25 less a year to register their car.
Posted: 03/20/2014 - Floridians may get as many as four sales tax holidays this year.