Gov. Rick Scott (R., Fla.) has declared a state of emergency for areas of Florida in preparation for white nationalist Richard Spencer speaking at the University of Florida.
The Florida Supreme Court ruled Thursday that Gov. Rick Scott (R.) has the power to remove death penalty cases from controversial Orlando-area State Attorney Aramis Ayala (D.).
The Florida Supreme Court on Wednesday heard the controversial case surrounding Orlando-area State Attorney Aramis Ayala, a Democrat, whose refusal to seek the death penalty in two dozen murder cases has triggered a clash between her and Republican Gov. Rick Scott.
Florida officials confirmed five new cases of Zika on Tuesday, including one located in the Tampa Bay area hundreds of miles from Miami, where the first locally transmitted case of the virus was identified in the United States.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention advised pregnant women Friday to avoid travel to Miami-Dade County after Florida officials identified a second area where the Zika virus is spreading locally.
Republican Gov. Rick Scott announced Monday that the Florida health department has identified ten more people who likely contracted the Zika virus through mosquito bites in the state, bringing the total number of locally transmitted cases to 14.
Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R.) endorsed Donald Trump in a Facebook post Wednesday, urging Republicans to “respect the will of the voters” and get behind Trump’s candidacy.