Political

Ban The Ban On Plastic Straws

Everyone has heard about or experienced for themselves the ban on plastic straws here in Florida. Recently there has been a discussion on the possibility of banning plastic grocery bags too. Which by the way, was already done years ago in California. But ABC Action News reports that there is now a new bill on…

Should Election Day Be A National Holiday?

Would you be more likely to vote if Election Day were a national holiday? That's the question that is again being posed in the senate. There is currently a movement to make Election Day in America a national holiday. And this isn’t a new movement either, but it is getting new attention today. It has…

Jobs With Marijuana

Believe it or not, you can work in the cannabis industry here in Florida, make up to $120,000 per year and not even need to submit to a drug test. Sound too good to be true? Well it's not. According to the Sun Sentinel, Florida’s new agriculture commissioner Nikki Fried is creating a “Director of…

Florida Law would Ban Smoking On Public Beaches (VIDEO)

A Florida lawmaker wants to make your next trip to the beach smoke-free. Republican state Sen. Joe Gruters, who represents the Sarasota area, filed a measure Wednesday that would make it illegal to smoke on public beaches in Florida. The measure will allow police to issue citations to anyone smoking on a public beach. Those…

Increase To Florida's Minimum Wage

Florida's minimum wage will go up in January. However they are not getting the $15 per hour that they have been seeking, rather they will see an increase of .21 cents per hour, raising the current rate of $8.25 an hour to $8.46. Wages for tipped employees will also increase by .21 cents from $5.23…

How To Check If Your Vote Was Counted

With all of the crazy Florida voter recounting going on, are you curious to know if YOUR vote has been counted? As of publication of this Blog, Andrew Gillum has now officially conceded to Ron DeSantis for the position of Florida Governor. We will soon hear the official word on the Rick Scott vs. Bill…

Have You Cracked Your Cellphone Screen?

Recently, I accidentally cracked the screen on my cellphone. This made me wonder, how many other people are walking around with broken cellphone screens (and how'd they crack them). Are you one of the 12% of us that are walking around with a cracked cellphone screen? How does this seem to happen to so many…