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Fla. House, Senate closer to agreement on budget

Budget negotiators for both the Florida House and Senate say they are getting closer to agreeing on a compromise spending plan after meeting over the weekend. Full story

Fla. House passes abortion-limiting legislation

A wide-ranging package of abortion-limiting legislation passed the Republican-dominated Florida House on Wednesday by largely party line votes. Full story

Fla. House approves bill on doctors' gun talk

A bill sparked by a pediatrician who told a mother to find another doctor when she refused to answer questions about guns in her home has passed the Florida House on Tuesday. Full story

Fla. House passes welfare drug testing requirement

Welfare applicants would have to pay for drug tests but they'd get reimbursed if they pass under a bill that cleared the Florida House on Tuesday. Full story

Fla. House rejects changes to abortion bills

The Republican-controlled Florida House on Tuesday turned aside Democratic proposals to add exemptions for women's health to legislation aimed at further limiting abortion. Full story

Fla. House, Senate leaders break budget deadlock

Leaders of the Republican-controlled Florida House and Senate cleared the way for formal budget negotiations Tuesday by settling preliminary issues after about two weeks of delay and just a day after their budget leaders exchanged some harsh words. Full story

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