Governor Rick Scott is facing more calls for an investigation into the firing of former Florida Department of Law Enforcement Commissioner Gerald Bailey. Lynn Hatter reports the Governor’s administration has released its version of the events leading up to Bailey’s departure.
Season Three of The Cities Project focuses on "Where We Live, How We Live and How We Get Around." Each of these three elements will be featured in occasional stories for Morning Edition and All Things Considered. Look for accompanying news interactives from NPR's Visuals Team at NPR.org.
The Florida Museum of History is hosting the 32nd Annual Children’s Day at the R.A. Gray Building from 10 until 4, Saturday, Jan. 31. To give a preview is the Museum’s Gary Pettit, Jan Wiley with Mission San Luis, Natasha Hartsfield with the Tallahassee Museum and Claire Mikko with the Pilot Club of Tallahassee.
A former Florida Department of Law Enforcement official is accusing Governor Rick Scott of political payback after he removed Gerald Bailey as head Of FDLE. It’s not unusual for a governor to shuffle agency heads at the start of a second term, but as Lynn Hatter reports, in Bailey’s case, the issue is about how and why his departure occurred.
Despite a victorious election season, the current Republican Party of Florida’s chair is facing what looks to be a tough fight for her own reelection this Saturday. Regan McCarthy has more