Today’s Top Florida Politics and News –

NSF: Poll: Scott has slight edge over Nelson in Senate race

Roll Call: DSCC Launches Digital Ads Against Rick Scott in Florida

AP: Rick Scott may be forced to resign early due to Senate bid

Politico: Trump confirms he’s backing off raising age for purchasing some guns

Roll Call: White House Says Raising Age for Gun Purchases Still on Table

Politico: DeVos touts Trump plan to arm school staff

Politico: Justice Department outlines gun measures

Post: GOP donor, former WCI exec creates gun control group

NWF Daily News: Gaetz: Latin America becoming staging area for Islamic extremists

Sun-Sentinel: South Florida students to call for gun control during national school walkout on Wednesday

Sun: Local students to join national walkout over guns

Politico: States vow to fight offshore drilling by any means at their disposal

AP: Judge: Release video from Fla. school shooting

Sun-Sentinel: Video from outside Stoneman Douglas must be released, judge orders

Times: Florida unemployment rate holds steady but stagnant wages a concern

Star-Banner: Irma death toll: 44 killed by winds and rain, 85 indirect deaths

Sentinel: Jury picked in Noor Salman trial; prosecutors won’t argue gay community was Pulse shooter’s target

Herald Tribune: Rick Scott turning attention to possible Senate bid

AP: Florida governor’s court plan could be hurt by Senate run

AP: Parkland tragedy shifted tone, goals of Florida’s session

Politico: Florida voters may decide assault weapon ban, gun sales restrictions

Herald: Should voters get a chance to ban assault weapons? Panel could put it on 2018 ballot.

Herald: How would you vote on age limit, 3-day wait for gun purchases? It might be on ballot.

NSF: Corcoran health care success a mixed bag

NSF: End of Florida legislative session leaves pile of dead bills

Sentinel: Private voucher schools face new rules but still free to hire teachers without degrees

Herald Tribune: Bill will make Florida most transparent state in nation

Times: Legislature funds Florida Forever but allows sewage into aquifer

Ledger: Budget boosts school construction

Democrat: Sen. Montford still on fence for mayoral run

Sentinel: Pulse first responders hail passage of bill extending benefits for PTSD

Herald: Equality Florida honors gun-control advocates at Stoneman Douglas gay-straight alliance

Sentinel: Central Florida won’t feel effect from hotel tax law change

Sentinel: Orange and Seminole unemployment rates among the lowest in the state