Lawmakers put skids on ticket quotas, but speed traps continue

A Florida lawmaker is ending police quotas for traffic tickets, but not before a rural town in his district...

William Patrick March 9, 2015

Left behind: Critics say federal education fix won???t work

???No Child Left Behind has become unworkable."

William Patrick February 4, 2015

Former FL gubernatorial candidate faces felony charges, is screened for Ebola

Yinka Abodeda Adeshina was arrested Monday by the Tallahassee Police Department on two counts of fraud.

William Patrick October 15, 2014

Orthodontist takes Obamacare fight to federal appeals court

Larry Kawa isn???t backing down from a fight he picked with the Obama administration.

William Patrick October 13, 2014

Bipartisan support for Ebola travel ban emerges in Florida

Two of Florida???s top elected officials are calling on the Obama administration to temporarily ban travel to...

William Patrick October 10, 2014

???Meatless Mondays??? hit first Florida school district

This article originally appeared on watchdog.org. TALLAHASSEE, Fla. ??? Students attending Sarasota...

William Patrick October 8, 2014

Open government groups ask President Obama for more transparency

Government transparency advocates are again confronting the Obama administration, this time over a White...

William Patrick October 2, 2014

Obamacare helpers get another $6.8 million

This article originally appeared on watchdog.org. TALLAHASSEE ??? Round two of Obamacare open enrollment is...

William Patrick September 17, 2014

Obamacare: 93,800 Florida ACA customers have immigration ???inconsistencies???

Can't verify citizenship...

William Patrick August 14, 2014

In Florida, another Obamacare rate hike

Individual plans to spike 13.2 percent.

William Patrick August 6, 2014

FDA rules could kill 119-year-old family cigar business

Treating cigars as if they???re cigarettes is a one-size-fits-all approach that doesn???t make much sense.

William Patrick July 3, 2014

Teen pregnancies cost FL taxpayers $443 million

This article originally appeared on watchdog.org. TALLAHASSEE, Fla. ??? Anyone who???s seen even a...

William Patrick May 8, 2014

Florida Legislature urges Obama administration action on Keystone XL

But will it matter?

William Patrick April 30, 2014

Florida???s Obamacare numbers are in, but where are the millennials?

This article originally appeared on watchdog.org. TALLAHASSEE, Fla. ??? When it comes to Obamacare...

William Patrick March 19, 2014