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September 19, 2020 11:25 AM

If 60 percent of voters approve Amendment 2, Florida’s minimum wage would increase to $15 an hour in 2026.

September 16, 2020 12:30 PM

Critics say Amendment 4 would put an end to citizen-led amendments to the Florida constitution.

September 14, 2020 10:30 AM

Florida's Democrats have been stung by a lack of candidates who have won statewide office recently. So they've announced a program that will put candidates on every single ballot in November.

September 13, 2020 12:37 PM

A victory for Biden in Florida would significantly complicate Trump’s path to reaching the 270 Electoral College votes needed to secure a second term.

September 08, 2020 10:18 PM

Raymond James Stadium joins Amalie Arena as one of 26 early voting sites being planned for Hillsborough County.

August 20, 2020 10:30 AM

Florida's Democrats had a decent showing during Tuesday's primaries. Now, the party is gearing up to contest several races they believe they have a...

August 19, 2020 01:21 AM

Voters showing up in person Tuesday to cast ballots in Florida’s primary elections appeared to encounter just a few hiccups, with officials deploying...

August 15, 2020 12:21 PM

With millions of Floridians seeking to vote by mail amid the coronavirus pandemic, postal officials have warned Secretary of State Laurel Lee that the...

August 09, 2020 06:17 PM

Duval County in northeast Florida hasn't voted for a Democratic presidential candidate since Jimmy Carter in 1976, but this year might be different.

August 05, 2020 09:39 AM

After condemning mail-in voting for months, President Donald Trump is now encouraging Floridians to cast their ballots by mail, assuring in a social...