Saturday, December 4, 2021

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A new report shows, despite getting billions under the American Rescue Plan, many airlines continue to disrupt travelers' plans with cancellations, and Congress averts a government shutdown for now.

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U.S. House passes a stopgap government funding bill; the Omicron variant is found in Minnesota; Biden administration revives the "Remain in Mexico" policy; and the Bidens light the National Christmas Tree.

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Seniors in non-urban areas struggle with hunger disproportionately; rural communities make a push for federal money; and Planned Parenthood takes a case to the Montana Supreme Court.

Les Coleman


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Largest U.S. Private-Prison Deal Defeated in Florida’s Senate

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - By a two-vote margin Tuesday, Florida lawmakers killed a bill that would have privatized 26 prisons in the state. Corrections …

FL Public Land Up For Grabs?

Pending Florida legislation could convert some 500,000 acres of publicly owned shoreline into private ownership. Opponents, including Audubon Florida …


Florida's Exclusive Underwater Burial Ground

KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. - The closest thing to the Lost City of Atlantis may be located three miles off the coast of south Florida. Forty feet below the …

Barbs Fly in FL Private Prison Conflict

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Florida correctional officers say a proposal to privatize some prisons amounts to the government picking winners and losers…


FL Housing Crisis Opens a Unique Job Market

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Florida real estate developers were selling houses as fast as they could build them until the bottom fell out of the market. Now…

Time's Short to Sign Up for FL College Savings Plans

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Next week is the deadline to enroll in Florida's Prepaid College Program savings plans, which allow parents to lock in today's …


FL Wildlife Federation Pushing State Restoration Act

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - A telephone poll by U.S. Sens. Bill Nelson and Marco Rubio conducted late last year found that an over-whelming majority of …

What's the 'State Of The State' of Florida?

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Hearing Governor Rick Scott and his critics last week was like listening to the start of a famous Charles Dickens tale - and …


FL Evangelical Leaders Launch Young Voters' Outreach

ORLANDO, Fla. - More than 2,000 Latinos gathered in Orlando this week to kick off a six-state campaign to mobilize young, evangelical Hispanic voters…

Push for Legalizing Casinos in 2012

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - The Florida Senate has held two workshops on a proposal that would allow three destination casino resorts to be built in South …


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