Sen. Shevrin Jones, D-West Park, on Monday filed a bill for the 2022 legislative session that seeks to create a training and mentoring program for teachers. 

TALLAHASSEE --- Dwindling coronavirus cases and hospitalizations in Florida aren’t slowing down Gov. Ron DeSantis’ slugfest with President Joe Biden’s administration over how to handle mitigation of COVID-19. Read more

TALLAHASSEE --- State utility regulators Tuesday approved a series of base-rate increases for Florida Power & Light that will result in higher monthly bills for customers in January. Read more

TALLAHASSEE --- Siding with the U.S. Forest Service, a federal appeals court Monday rejected a lawsuit that has been part of a decades-long effort by environmentalists to remove North Florida’s Rodman dam and restore the Ocklawaha River. Read more