State Sen. Jack Latvala, R-Clearwater, said he’s “leaning” toward entering the race for governor but won’t make a final decision until June or July.

Latvala is the rare politician who says exactly what is on his mind, even if he knows it will tick people off.

State Sen. Jack Latvala brought boxing gloves for House Speaker House Speaker Richard Corcoran in the ongoing battle of tourism marketing.

A plan proposed by Senator Jack Latvala would help rebuilding coastal areas and better distribute funding. 

On a quiet Sunday afternoon, Republican Sen. Jack Latvala of Clearwater invited a group of friends over for drinks, appetizers and political conversation. The topic around the pool patio was Latvala's interest in running for Florida governor next year.