This legislative session, I concentrated on issues concerning the public safety of Floridians, and this week Governor Scott signed two of my top legislative priorities into law.
In January, I filed an emergency order ... [Read Briefing]
This Memorial Day, we will all remember those who fought for our liberty and sacrificed their lives for America. We enjoy freedom today because of the brave men and women who dedicated their lives to military service. ... [Read Briefing]
This week, I joined other Attorneys General from across the country and embarked on a trip to Israel to meet with Israeli officials. This trip is co-sponsored by the America-Israel Friendship League, the National ... [Read Briefing]
Florida's prescription drug abuse problem has become our state's top public safety threat. This epidemic facing Floridians not only causes seven deaths per day, but also it is responsible for hundreds of babies who are ... [Read Briefing]
I would like to thank the Florida Legislature for passing legislation that enhances public safety and protects individual liberty. My legislative agenda included support for bills to stop prescription ... [Read Briefing]
This week was significant for many reasons. I attended two law enforcement memorial ceremonies; it was Public Service Recognition week; and it was the last week of the 2011 legislative session.
On Monday, I attended ... [Read Briefing]
This week, I joined eight other Attorneys General in a letter opposing the National Labor Relations Board's complaint against Boeing for unfair labor practices. The letter asserts that the complaint against Boeing is ... [Read Briefing]
It has been one year since the devastating Deepwater Horizon oil spill, which has resulted in economic losses to individuals, businesses, and the State of Florida. It also harmed our natural resources and coastal ... [Read Briefing]
Law enforcement officers and victim advocates play an integral part in helping victims and their families deal with the effects of crime. This week, I was thrilled to commend such exceptional public servants during the ... [Read Briefing]
Today, the Department of Health issued a final order that began implementation of the prescription drug monitoring program. Stopping pill mills has been my top priority since I took office, and this program is an ... [Read Briefing]