Friday, March 6, 2015
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Florida became 'hotbed' for sovereign citizens, called domestic terrorists by FBI

Florida Became ‘Hotbed’ For Sovereign Citizens, Called Domestic Terrorists By FBI

Inside the group that police officers consider to be their greatest threat.

February 17, 2015
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As Cuba Policy Moves Forward, Chief Critic Rubio Faces Stiff Odds Reversing It

Senator Rubio appears to be fighting a losing battle on Cuba.

February 16, 2015
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How Republicans Could Risk A Senate Seat To Win The White House

The GOP’s next vice-presidential pick could swing control of the U.S. Senate.

February 9, 2015
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Late Night Roundup: The Florida-Texas War!

Jon Stewart highlighted the big confrontation this week in Congress — when Rep. Alcee Hastings (D-FL) proudly messed with Texas.

February 5, 2015
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Florida Among Nation’s Toughest States To Have Voting Rights Restored

Are Florida’s harsh voting laws unfair?

February 2, 2015
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Marissa Alexander’s Out Of Jail, But Not Yet Free

Inside the case that proves the folly of “stand your ground” laws.

February 2, 2015
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At InnoVida, The CEO Hired Jeb Bush And Went To Prison

Inside a white collar crime that could haunt Jeb Bush in 2016.

January 27, 2015
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Lawmakers Cooking Up Recipe For A Bloodbath

Introducing one of the NRA’s most horrible ideas ever.

January 27, 2015
Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush speaks during the Wall Street Journal CEO Council in Washington, DC, on December 1, 2014 (AFP Photo/Jim Watson)

Jeb Could Ruin Hillary’s Political Run

Why Democrats should not underestimate the former Florida governor.

January 20, 2015
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Another Stand Your Ground Case In Florida Continues The Controversy

“Stand Your Ground” is still causing controversy in Florida.

January 19, 2015
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Late Night Round-Up: Florida!

Marco Rubio went on The Daily Show to explain his ideas for the working class — with a joke about fast-food workers.

January 14, 2015
Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush looks on prior to speaking at the 2014 National Summit on Education Reform in Washington, DC, November 20, 2014 (AFP Photo/Saul Loeb)

Jeb Bush Chooses Expedience On Gay Marriage Issue

Bush’s attempt to straddle the fence on gay marriage speaks volumes about his “leadership” style.

January 14, 2015
Republican Governor Rick Scott of Florida

Hey, America… All Of You, C’mon Down

For low taxes and terrible government services, move to Rick Scott’s Florida.

January 13, 2015
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Audit: FEMA Mishandled Florida Hurricane Payments

A decade later, federal officials are still cleaning up after the hurricanes that hit Florida in 2004 and 2005.

January 9, 2015
Same-sex couples celebrate Circuit Court Judge Sarah Zabel's lifting of the legal stay she had placed on her July decision declaring the wedding ban discriminatory on Monday, Jan. 5, 2015 in Miami, Fla. (Walter Michot/Miami Herald/TNS)

Florida Rings In New Era As Same-Sex Marriage Begins

Marriage equality has finally triumphed in Florida.

January 6, 2015
Ruling allows same-sex marriages to begin in Florida

Ruling Allows Same-Sex Marriages To Begin In Florida

Marriage equality has finally come to the Sunshine State.

January 5, 2015
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Florida Clerks Must Issue Gay Couples Marriage Licenses, Judge Rules

Federal judge: County clerks in Florida are all required to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples.

January 1, 2015
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Lawyers, Activists: Florida Law Firm Wrong In Advising Clerks Not To Issue Same-Sex Marriage Licenses

Same-sex marriage is set to begin in Florida on January 6.

December 22, 2014
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Machine Gun America Attraction Opening In Florida

By David Breen and Steven Lemongello, Orlando Sentinel (TNS) On a visit to Kissimmee, Fla., you can skim the surface of Lake Toho in an airboat, taking in the area’s natural beauty. At Osceola Pioneer Village, you can check out what life was like for settlers in the late 1800s. And if those aren’t really […]

December 22, 2014
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Uncertainty Facing Central Florida Gay, Lesbian Couples Preparing For Jan. 6 Weddings

Florida’s Republican attorney general is keeping the state’s same-sex couples in limbo.

December 19, 2014
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Florida Republicans Lead Charge Against Cuba Outreach

On Cuba, Florida Republicans are following Marco Rubio’s lead.

December 19, 2014
Protesters at Versailles Restaurant in Miami decry the exchange of convicted Cuban spies for Alan Gross, who has been held by the Cuban government. (Roberto Koltun/El Nuevo Herald/TNS)

U.S.-Cuba Policy Overhaul Sends Shockwaves Through Miami Exile Community

President Obama’s big announcement on Cuba sparked anger in Florida’s Cuban community.

December 17, 2014
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Law Firm To Florida Court Clerks: Issuing Gay-Marriage Licenses Risks Arrest

Marriage equality is still in limbo in the Sunshine State.

December 17, 2014
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Court Ends Florida Governor Scott’s Plan On Drug Tests

Governor Scott’s vindictive, wasteful attack on the poor is finally dead.

December 9, 2014
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Orion Capsule Launch Scrubbed For The Day

The launch of NASA’s next-generation spacecraft will have to wait.

December 4, 2014