Category: Florida News

The Dark Side of Adam Putnam’s Fundraising Success

February was a roller coaster month for Florida Agricultural Commissioner Adam Putnam. His political committee, Florida Grown PC, announced that they raised more than $2.25M in the month of February. In the email announcement, Justin Hollis, Chairman of Florida Grown…
Scott Picks Political Allies For Constitution Panel

By DARA KAM THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA©2017 The News Service of Florida. All rights reserved. Posting or forwarding this material without permission is prohibited. You can view the Terms of Use on our website. THE CAPITAL, TALLAHASSEE, March 3,…
Florida Justices Uphold Ban On Open Carry

By JIM SAUNDERS THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA ©2017 The News Service of Florida. All rights reserved. Posting or forwarding this material without permission is prohibited. You can view the Terms of Use on our website. THE CAPITAL, TALLAHASSEE, March…
Negron puts spotlight on higher ed system

By LLOYD DUNKELBERGER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA ©2017 The News Service of Florida. All rights reserved. Posting or forwarding this material without permission is prohibited. You can view the Terms of Use on our website. THE CAPITAL, TALLAHASSEE, March…
Scott keeps pressure on house members

By JIM TURNER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA ©2017 The News Service of Florida. All rights reserved. Posting or forwarding this material without permission is prohibited. You can view the Terms of Use on our website. THE CAPITAL, TALLAHASSEE, March…
Prosecutor Threatens Death Sentence for an Innocent Man

A few months ago, serial killer Jeremy Scott confessed to the murder of Michelle Schofield, ten years after fingerprint evidence placed him at the crime scene. Leo Schofield, now 51, was wrongfully convicted of Michelle Schofield’s (his wife) murder and…
FL Lawmakers Challenge Judicial Branch’s Power

In December of 2016, Florida State Representative Julio Gonzalez submitted a resolution to the local house of representatives, “urging Congress to propose to the states an amendment to the United States Constitution that allows Congress to deem a law that…
Issues Matter:  Adam Putnam Gears Up for the Gubernatorial Race

Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam Putnam recently spoke to press members at the Associated Press’ pre-session conference. His topic? President Donald Trump. Speaking about the President’s controversial “travel ban,” Putnam said, “We all need to make this country more secure.…