Tallahassee rallies for working poor at the capitol

Tallahassee, FL – On May 14, over 40 community members from all across Florida marched to the state capitol building to protest poverty, racism, ableism and all forms of oppression. The coalition consisted of African Americans, disabled people, labor unions, immigrant rights activists, and many other forces affected by anti-poor people policies. The crowd marched […]

A Week In Tallahassee, FL, On A $19,000 Salary

Welcome to Money Diaries, where we’re tackling what might be the last taboo facing modern working women: money. We’re asking millennials how they spend their hard-earned money during a seven-day period — and we’re tracking every last dollar. Today: a medical student who makes $19,000 per year and spends some of her money this week […]

Fernandez case highlights the long-term implications of incarcerating youthful offenders

@TessaDuvall It was over in two minutes. No objections. No comments. No updates. Thursday’s court hearing was held to set probation requirements on 19-year-old Cristian Fernandez, who didn’t attend. All the actual decision-making had taken place already, in a 30-minute meeting held behind closed doors, away from the seven reporters and photographers who had staked […]

Florida Politics: Stephanie Murphy backs Jacky Rosen’s ‘Keeping Our Commitment to Ending Veteran Homelessness Act’

(MENAFN Editorial) Florida Politics: Stephanie Murphy backs Jacky Rosen’s ‘Keeping Our Commitment to Ending Veteran Homelessness Act’ Congressman Murphy supported Republican Jacky Rosen’s ‘Keeping Our Commitment to Ending Veteran Homelessness Act.’ TALLAHASSEE, FL, UNITED STATES, February 2, 2018 // — : This week, Florida Democrat Congresswoman Stephanie Murphy joined with three Republicans to bring out […]

FL Lottery

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) _ These Florida lotteries were drawn Monday: 01-05-10-28-57, Cash Ball: 3 (one, five, ten, twenty-eight, fifty-seven; Cash Ball: three) Estimated jackpot: $63 million 0-5 (zero, five) 4-9 (four, nine) 7-3-3 (seven, three, three) 8-5-1 (eight, five, one) 5-3-6-5 (five, three, six, five) 5-0-4-9 (five, zero, four, nine) 0-6-3-3-0 (zero, six, three, three, […]