It's About Florida

It's About Florida is a half-hour discussion program focusing on topical issues in the state, from roundtable discussions with news trackers to one-on-one discussions with leading newsmakers. It's About Florida captures the headlines and goes behind the issues with in-depth discussions on diverse topics such as immigration, the environment, and the economy, just to name a few.

It's About Florida will be broadcast monthly on Thursdays at 6:30 pm ET on 88.9 WFSU-FM & 5:30 pm CT on 89.1 WFSW-FM.

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A chat with state officials who recently inked a deal with eight Florida Ranchers in Okeechobee. It’s pegged as an innovative, cost saving land management strategy that will store 4800 acre feet of water on private lands and improve water quality in Lake Okeechobee, the coastal estuaries and the Everglades. Guests: Department of Environmental Prot....

We hear an interview with Florida House Democratic Leader Ron Saunders. The experienced lawmaker leads 39 Democrats in the 120-member House and discusses how to mount an effective opposition when outnumbered 2 to 1. Guests: Chief Legislative News Producer, James Call, interviews Representative Ron Saunders, D-Key West.