A park was the scene here on Memorial Day (May 25) of a symbolic ceremony of burial for the Confederate flag.
A Florida legislator has reintroduced a bill Feb. 24 to legalize recreational marijuana use in the state.
Scott's support for expansion is very carefully limited, however.
Environmental activists and oil drilling opponents have many unanswered questions concerning several aspects of this type of operation.
In a city known for its hostility toward Cuba's socialist government, Cuban Americans met March 15 to talk about normalizing U.S. relations with the island. It was a noteworthy development.
The national Free Marissa Now Mobilization Campaign is resolved to fight for Marissa Alexander's freedom, and for the lives and freedom of all victims of domestic violence.
This past Monday, the Florida Supreme Court approved a ballot measure to make medical marijuana legal in the state.
"No worker should have to live off of poverty wages. People should be able to work 40 hours a week and take care of their families off of that."
The Dream Defenders, a multi-racial human rights organization of youth, began their takeover of the Florida Statehouse last week.
Central Floridians protest Koch brothers scheme to buy Orlando Sentinel and turn it into the "Tea Party Tribune."