DeSantis weighs in on potential Trump indictment
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis said he hoped to stay out of what he called a “manufactured circus," surrounding a possible indictment of former president Donald Trump
2024 poll: Trump and DeSantis neck and neck among Republican voters
Former President Trump has a slim lead over Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis in a hypothetical Republican primary, according to a new poll that revealed where potential GOP candidates stand in the early days of the heated 2024 race.
Florida advances bills on gender identity
Florida Republicans on Tuesday advanced a proposal to ban classroom lessons on sexual orientation and gender identity through the eighth grade, expanding the controversial Parental Rights in Education law which critics call “Don’t Say Gay” legislation.
'Tyre Sampson Act': Florida lawmakers discuss ride safety bill
Florida lawmakers are set to consider proposed legislation for ride safety after 14-year-old Tyre Sampson fell to his death from a ride at ICON Park in Orlando. Legislation filed by Senators Geraldine Thompson and Randolph Bracy with the help of Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried would require the state to sign off on rides before they open.
DeSantis visits Iowa as interest in likely Trump rival rises
Ahead of a widely expected presidential campaign, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis introduced himself to eager audiences of Iowa Republicans on Friday with a message that leaned into the antagonism toward the left that has made him a popular figure among conservatives.
Florida school voucher expansion heads to full State House
A proposal that would make all Florida students eligible to receive taxpayer-backed school vouchers is headed to the full House, after getting some changes Friday.
DeSantis doubles down on education policies
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis is doubling down on his education policies. He has faced some backlash over reports of book bans and his administration's blocking of some African American studies coursework claiming it violated state law and was historically inaccurate.
DeSantis opens legislative session with State of the State address
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis positioned himself as the architect of a new conservative vision for the nation during a State of the State address on Tuesday that championed his aggressive stances through the pandemic and culture wars as a blueprint for Republican leadership.
Trump leads 2024 GOP presidential preference poll
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Proposed wildlife corridor across Florida
Imagine being able to hike or ride a bike across Florida from Pensacola all the way to Key West.
Gov. Ron DeSantis signs bill to overhaul Reedy Creek district
Gov. Ron DeSantis signed HB9 on Monday morning, which renames and restructures the Reedy Creek Improvement District, which allowed Walt Disney World to self-govern itself.
Abortion rights groups submit 2023 fall ballot measure in Ohio
The measure would require restrictions imposed past a fetus' viability outside the womb to be based on evidence of patient health and safety benefits.
Is Ron DeSantis running for president in 2024?
Widely seen as a major conservative political leader and a possible 2024 Republican presidential contender, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis made a number of stops outside the Sunshine State on Monday.
Biden was booed at this moment during State of the Union
There was a tense moment during President Biden's State of the Union on Tuesday night when he said some members of Congress want to "sunset" Medicare and Social Security program. That comment was met with boos from members of Congress.
Watch: Paul Pelosi, Nancy Pelosi's husband, attends State of the Union
Paul Pelosi, the husband of Nancy Pelosi, who was violently attacked at his house by a man with a hammer, was recognized Tuesday night during President Biden's 2023 State of the Union address.
Full speech: Watch President Biden's State of the Union address
President Joe Biden delivered his State of the Union address on Tuesday night where he addressed several topics, including the economy, COVID, taxes, guns, immigration and border security, police reform, Roe V. Wade, and LGTBQ issues.
Watch: Parents of Tyre Nichols recognized at State of the Union
The parents of Tyre Nichols attended President Biden's State of the Union address on Tuesday night. Nichols died days after he was beaten during a traffic stop by Memphis police officers.
'FOX News Sunday' anchor Shannon Bream previews State of the Union address
'FOX News Sunday' anchor Shannon Bream talked with FOX 35 News about what President Joe Biden will try to convey during his second State of the Union address.
Gov. DeSantis press conference: AP African American Studies course, Reedy Creek, budget
Gov. DeSantis held a press conference on Wednesday where he discussed funding for various projects, including road projects throughout the state. He also discussed whether or not he has yet viewed the College Board's new framework for its AP African American Studies course, as well as an update on the Reedy Creek Improvement District.
Florida lawmakers propose 'constitutional carry' bill
Calling the proposal an effort to "remove the government permission slip," House Speaker Paul Renner on Monday announced legislation that would allow people to carry concealed weapons without licenses.