TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/NSF) — Without a formal vote, the Florida Senate has agreed to strip the Confederate battle flag from its official seal, removing one of the few remaining vestiges of the infamous icon in state government. 428 more words
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TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/AP) – The days of a Confederate battle flag being part of the Florida Senate seal are numbered.
On Thursday, the Senate Rules Committee voted unanimously to revise the seal that now contains the battle flag along with four others that have flown in Florida. 622 more words
The Republican-led Legislature’s third try at drawing congressional boundaries has been demanding, but expected to prove tougher and even more personal is when lawmakers attempt to recast state Senate lines in another special session in October. 158 more words
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (CBSMiami/AP) — Democrat’s in the Florida Senate filed a lawsuit against the Florida House over its abrupt end to the 2015 legislative session… 172 more words