By Contributor | | Mar 25, 2015 11:12 AM
Florida is currently the only state in America where you can’t buy a half-gallon of beer.
By Kenric Ward | | Mar 24, 2015 5:00 AM
Vince Haley wants to abolish Virginia’s income taxes. And he’s running for state Senate on that pledge.
By William Patrick | | Mar 23, 2015 5:00 AM
After almost two years of battling local regulators, a small Hobe Sound, Fla. business is finally in the clear.
By Steve Wilson | | Mar 20, 2015 11:41 AM
By Steve Wilson | Mississippi Watchdog If the experience with the nation’s oldest integrated coal gasification power plant is any guide, Mississippi Power has a steep learning curve ahead as it tries to bring its troubled Kemper Project power plant into operation. Mississippi Power’s Kemper Project power plant, designed to convert high-moisture lignite coal into a natural [...]
By William Patrick | | Mar 19, 2015 5:00 AM
A leading consumer protection group is praising Florida’s transparency in regard to spending. But when it comes to other areas of government business, dark clouds are gathering over the Sunshine State.
By William Patrick | | Mar 17, 2015 5:00 AM
It’s tax incentive time at the Florida Legislature, and lawmakers are looking to roll out the red carpet for the entertainment industry.
By Eric Boehm | | Mar 16, 2015 2:04 PM
Part 35 of 35 in the series Nanny State of the Week By Eric Boehm | At Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge in Florida’s Citrus County, you can drop $45 to spend some time bobbing around with a herd of sea cows. It’s a sure sign that the manatee is on the rebound. After years of being [...]
By William Patrick | | Mar 13, 2015 10:56 AM
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is about to be sued over an animal that isn't exactly "endangered."
By William Patrick | | Mar 12, 2015 11:15 AM
By William Patrick | Florida Watchdog TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Florida is open for business, but seems to be lacking qualified candidated to fill open positions. While Florida reports 553,500 unemployed, there are 292,000 jobs waiting to be filled. Gov. Rick Scott, the Republican “jobs” governor, earlier this week trumpeted a gaping hole in the state labor market as evidence [...]
By William Patrick | | Mar 06, 2015 12:59 PM
A Florida lawmaker is ending police traffic ticket quotas, but not before a rural town in his district was the subject of national ridicule.