GOP Congressman Can’t Quite Explain The Problem With Raising Minimum Wage

GOP Congressman Can’t Quite Explain The Problem With Raising Minimum Wage

The GOP is having an increasingly difficult time explaining why its constituents don't deserve a raise. On Tuesday, U.S. Rep. Dennis Ross (R-FL) attended a town hall meeting in Ta ...

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Today In GOP Outreach: Congressman Tells Black Voter Civil Rights Act May Be Unconstitutional

Today In GOP Outreach: Congressman Tells Black Voter Civil Rights Act May Be Unconstitutional

U.S. Representative Ted Yoho (R-FL) became the latest Republican to spit on his party's minority outreach plans this week, when he marked the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights ...

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93-Year-Old Mayor Didn’t Go Down Without A Fight

93-Year-Old Mayor Didn’t Go Down Without A Fight

By Stephen Hudak, Orlando Sentinel APOPKA, Fla. — Apopka voters decided that it was finally time for a change. After a historic run by 93-year-old Mayor John Land, they chose a ne ...

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First, Do No Harm — To Your Bank Account

First, Do No Harm — To Your Bank Account

After being sued by The Wall Street Journal, the government finally released its Medicare reimbursement data last week. It included the less-than-stunning revelation that 28 of th ...

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Forecasters Predict Slower Than Normal Hurricane Season

Forecasters Predict Slower Than Normal Hurricane Season

By Ken Kaye, Sun Sentinel FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — The 2014 Atlantic hurricane season should be considerably slower than normal with nine named storms, including three hurricanes, ...

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One Child Dead, 14 Hurt In Hit-And-Run Crash At Florida Day-Care Center

One Child Dead, 14 Hurt In Hit-And-Run Crash At Florida Day-Care Center

By Jeff Weiner, Susan Jacobson and Amy Pavuk, Orlando Sentinel WINTER PARK, Fla. — Joel Rosado sprinted to the scene as soon as he heard the screeches and saw a black Toyota Solar ...

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The Profound Urgency Of DCF Reform

The Profound Urgency Of DCF Reform

With much chest thumping, Florida governor Rick Scott last week signed a law clipping auto-tag fees by about $25 per vehicle in the state. He used the opportunity to blast former ...

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Who’s Weirder: Tea Party Rep. Ted Yoho, Or His Role-Playing Primary Opponent?

Who’s Weirder: Tea Party Rep. Ted Yoho, Or His Role-Playing Primary Opponent?

Photo via SaintPetersBlog  Move over, Georgia: There's a new craziest primary in the 2014 midterms. Earlier this week, SaintPetersBlog reported a hilarious and disturbing sto ...

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Kindergartner Says She Was Stopped From Prayer Over Lunch

Kindergartner Says She Was Stopped From Prayer Over Lunch

By Lauren Roth, Orlando Sentinel A Florida five-year-old who said she was stopped from praying over her school lunch has become a cause for a Texas-based religious liberty law fir ...

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Authorities Hunt For Couple Living Lavish Lifestyle While Collecting Food Stamps

Authorities Hunt For Couple Living Lavish Lifestyle While Collecting Food Stamps

By Brittany Shammas, Sun Sentinel FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Andrea and Colin Chisholm III fancied themselves Scottish aristocrats, insisting on being called Lord and Lady and leadin ...

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