Jason Brodeur raises nearly $400K in 2020 Florida Senate bid, then gives $165K back

Republican state Rep. Jason Brodeur had a very, very good fundraising month in February in his campaign for Florida Senate

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Senate Judiciary Committee unanimously OK’s claim bill for man injured in bus accident as teen

The Senate Committee on Judiciary overwhelmingly passed a claims bill Tuesday, forcing the Palm Beach County School District to follow

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Barbara Petersen: Exempting ‘death videos’ could have hidden Martin Anderson case

Two new bills to re-broaden bans on the public release of death videos could prevent evidence of a case such

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Legislation to require unanimous jury rulings for the death penalty advances in Florida Senate

The state of Florida took another step towards the mainstream of American jurisprudence when a Senate committee Wednesday approved a proposal that would

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Report: Randolph Bracy considering 2018 U.S. Senate bid

Sen. Randolph Bracy could be eyeing higher office. The Florida Times-Union reported Thursday that Bracy is considering a run for

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Bill on unanimous jury for death sentence clears first panel

A bill requiring a unanimous jury recommendation for a death sentence was OK’d by a Senate panel Monday. The legislation (SB

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More legislative hopefuls file to run in 2018, 2020

The list of incumbents eyeing re-election just keeps getting longer. State elections records show dozens of members of the state

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Randolph Bracy bill seeks to restrict electronic publication of pre-conviction mug shots

Concerned that wholesale electronic publication of arrest booking pictures on the internet can hang around and hurt the lives of

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Controversial Stand Your Ground bill moves forward in Senate Judiciary committee

At a Senate Judiciary Committee, a controversial bill that would shift the burden of proof to the prosecutors in Stand

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Randolph Bracy applauds the arrest of suspected killer Markeith Loyd

District 11 Senator Randolph Bracy, who has made criminal justice a priority from the start of his term, applauded the

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Trial lawyers must be very happy with Florida Senate committee assignments

It will come as no surprise that trial lawyers are looking to shoot the moon this Legislative Session. They already

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Randolph Bracy intends to be aggressive toward reform as Senate Criminal Justice Committee chair

With his potentially-groundbreaking appointment to chair the Florida Senate Criminal Justice Committee, state Sen. Randolph Bracy is pledging to take

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Advanced Manufacturing Research Center, I-4, Sanford Burnham, water quality, Pulse, on Central Florida lawmakers’ minds

As they prepare for the 2017 Legislative Session, Central Florida lawmakers are looking out for help for the emerging Advanced

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Final round-up of the money race in Central Florida’s legislative races

Democrats are still in a strong position for Orlando’s three Senate seats, with Republican Realtor Dean Asher still the only

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Here’s where sh*t stands in Orlando’s legislative races

There’s a strong possibility Democrats could sweep all three Orlando Senate seats, though Republican Dean Asher is still far ahead

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