Rick Scott Names Willie Meggs, Garrett Richter to State Ethics Commission

Gov. Rick Scott turned to two familiar faces in Tallahassee when he named the new members of the state Commission on Ethics.

Rick Scott: DEP Sending Another $3.3 Million to Counties Hit by...

Scott said that Pinellas County, which has already gotten $1.3 million to help mitigate the impact of red tide, will receive an additional $2 million from DEP while Lee County is penciled in to receive an additional $1.1 million.

Mario Diaz-Balart Goes to Bat for New Zip Codes for Miami...

Diaz-Balart urged the Senate to pass his bill, something that did not happen two years ago. 

Dorothy Hukill Ends Bid to Stay in Florida Senate Due to...

Hukill represents parts of Volusia and Brevard Counties and chairs the Senate Education Committee. 

Bill Posey’s Commercial Space Flight Proposal Sent to Trump’s Desk

The bill, which was cosponsored by U.S. Rep. Al Lawson, D-Fla., “streamlines the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) licensing and permitting process of hybrid launch vehicles to allow for licensed commercial space support flights."

Google Spying on Consumers Who Turn Off Location Services

The most damaging report came from the Associated Press which describes how many apps from Google continue to collect and store location data even after a user disables location services.