Today’s Top Florida Politics and News –

Herald: Former Sen. Latvala’s payment to a private eye causes conflict among prosecutors


NSF: House eyes higher education budget cuts


NSF: Felons’ rights proposal goes on November ballot

AP: Voters will be asked to restore felon voting rights


Herald: Miami Republican says Democrat-brokered promises for Dreamers ‘ain’t good enough’


Politico: Shalala, former Clinton Foundation head, weighs congressional bid

Herald: Someone registered websites dedicated to a Donna Shalala run for Congress. Will she do it?


Post: Secret Service: Lantana air rules tough, but needed to protect Trump


Herald: Miami-Dade County had never denounced a U.S. president. Then came Donald Trump.


DBNJ: 3 new Congressional candidates emerge


Sun: Local solar companies brace for tariff

Post: Solar tariffs forecast to lead to job losses, increased costs


News-Herald: Gulf counties close in on Pot 3 RESTORE funds


Times: Pasco joins opioid litigation


Post: Is Florida one of the most or least educated states?


Herald: Now you can watch Florida Supreme Court proceedings live on Facebook

Sentinel: Florida Supreme Court to broadcast arguments on Facebook Live

Post: Florida Supreme Court to air hearings on Facebook Live


Sun-Sentinel: School choice programs boom in popularity. Signup is now.


Sun-Sentinel: South Florida insider offers detailed look at rapid rise and spectacular fall of Yahoo!


Post: State to seek death penalty in Tampa serial killings


Times-Union: Clay commission allows medical marijuana dispensaries


Herald: Irma trash still fills Keys canals. One has 16 sunken RVs. Is cleanup finally coming?


Times: Lawmakers call for additional investigations into Tampa Bay’s two CareerSource boards

NSF: House wants to spend $50M on opioid measures

NSF: Florida House budget plan has $50 million for opioid battle


Post: Early voting under way to replace Fla. Sen. Jeff Clemens; cost to taxpayers $1M


NSF: Florida Senate committee backs school vouchers for bullied students


Politico: Corcoran ruffles some feathers in support of pro-Israel bills

Daily News: Legislators push proposals to punish companies boycotting Israel


AP: Campus Free Expression Act passes first Florida House stop


AP: Florida may make it easier to qualify for voucher program


NSF: Racial profiling fears raised about Florida texting-and-driving bill


Sun-Sentinel: Claims abuse reform bill advances, but senators want attorneys, insurers to compromise


Ledger: Republican candidates for District 39 square off


NSF: Nursing home generator battles end after changes

Sun-Sentinel: Nursing homes agree to install generators


Post: Call for safer railroad crossings could cost Brightline $300 million

TCPalm: Will Brightline deaths lead to rail safety?


Herald Tribune: Buchanan slams Good’s climate change ad as ‘deceitful’


NSF: Daylight-saving all year in Florida? Senate panel says, yes


Times: Florida lawmakers consider requiring schools to post ‘In God we trust’

NSF: Panel OKs bill requiring ‘In God We Trust’ to be displayed in public schools in Florida


WLRN: House Speaker Takes Aim At Broward College President’s Salary With Proposed $381K Cut


Democrat: Is he or isn’t he? Website suggests campaign run, but Dustin Daniels won’t say


News-Press: Fort Myers drivers support anti-texting bills


Herald-Tribune: Venice sued over Sunshine Law and texting


Sun-Sentinel: Former Sen. Chris Smith gets public funds for wings eatery on Sistrunk


Herald Tribune: In Manatee County, Florida’s first lady encourages the love of reading