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Florida Senate approves 6-week abortion ban

The Florida Senate passed a six-week abortion ban on Monday in a 26-13 vote. The Senate approval sets up a vote in the Florida House to make the ban the

Governor DeSantis signs permitless concealed carry into law in Florida

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis signed a bill into law Monday that will allow Floridians to carry concealed guns without a permit. The new law allows anyone who can legally own

Disney CEO calls DeSantis moves “not only anti-business…but anti-Florida”

Disney CEO Bob Iger on Monday said any retaliatory actions by Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis and the Republican-controlled Florida Legislature against the company that threatens jobs or expansion at its

Fried and other Florida Democrats charged after abortion rights protest

The chairwoman of the Florida Democratic Party and a Democratic state lawmaker have been charged with trespassing after refusing to leave a protest in Tallahassee against a bill to ban

Florida Democrats Nikki Fried, Senate Minority Leader Lauren Book arrested after protesting abortion ban

Florida Democrats Nikki Fried and Lauren Book were arrested in Tallahassee Monday evening after protesting the state’s new six-week abortion ban. The Florida Democratic Party confirmed Chairwoman Fried and Senate

Florida Republicans lash out over Trump arrest, Dems remain silent on Twitter

Former President Donald Trump was officially arrested and arraigned in a Manhattan courtroom Tuesday sending the political world into overdrive. Republican representatives and senators from Florida weighed in on the

Opinions mixed after arrest of high-ranking Florida Democrats during abortion protest

Political stunt or political action? Opinions are divided after Monday night’s dramatic arrest of two high-ranking state Democrats, protesting a new abortion ban that’s making its way through the Legislature.

Wish on Florida Restaurant Closes its Doors After Three Years of Success

It is with great sadness that the popular Italian restaurant, Wish on Florida, will be closing its doors on Monday, April 10. The co-founder, Philani Kweyama, announced the unfortunate news

A college in upheaval: War on ‘woke’ sparks fear in Florida

Professors at the New College of Florida are using personal email because they’re afraid of being subpoenaed. Students are concerned, too. Some fear for their physical safety. Many worry their

Evercore ISI upgrades says it’s time to buy this retail giant on improving traffic trends

Evercore ISI says it’s time for investors to consider scooping up shares of Walmart. ​Evercore ISI says it’s time for investors to consider scooping up shares of Walmart.