State Lawmakers Contine Crackdown On Human Trafficking, Support Victims
Senator Jack Latvala of Clearwater wants to empower people who might interact with victims. Under Latvala's bill, doctors, midwives, and psychologists would receive training on how to identify victims, and how to help them.
An influential senator this week said "as loudly as I can" that the state needs to provide assistance for the film and television industry, as lawmakers review Gov. Rick Scott's push for $250 million in business-recruitment incentives.