The past 43 months is the longest prolonged period that the rate has been above that mark since the 27 months recorded during President Ronald Reagans first term started in Jan. 1981.
Gov. Rick Scott said he’s not ready to take up Charlie Crist’s challenge to debate, saying it’s “laughable” because Crist has not won his primary contest.
Florida lawmakers haven’t given up hope on extending the state’s subsidized health insurance to immigrant children.
A Central Florida lawmaker wants to “take the politics out of labor negotiations” involving the public health trust.