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Jim Rosica

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Jim Rosica
Jim Rosica is editor-in-chief of City & State Florida. He previously was news director of the Tallahassee Democrat and Tallahassee.com and the USA TODAY NETWORK-Florida Capital Bureau coordinator. He's also been senior editor for the Florida Politics website, statehouse reporter for The Tampa Tribune, and covered three legislative sessions in Florida for The Associated Press. Rosica graduated from law school in 2009 after spending nearly a decade covering courts for the Democrat, including reporting on the 2000 presidential recount.

Personality

Five Questions for Marc Dunbar

The self-professed gambling policy 'nerd' talks about the future of legal sports betting in Florida.

Personality

Five Questions for state Sen. Jeff Brandes

The outgoing lawmaker talks about voter fraud, the perilous state of property insurance, and life after the Legislature. 

Politics

Moving ‘further to the right’? Five takeaways from the Florida primary election

‘People want Republican leaders, conservative leaders, who are willing to fight,’ one GOP official said. 

Personality

Five Questions for Florida Times-Union columnist Nate Monroe

Recent disclosures show the newspaper columnist was put under surveillance after writing on the possible sale of Jacksonville’s public utility. 

Policy

FAQ: The future of abortion in Florida

Plenty of political and policy questions have arisen in the wake of Roe v. Wade being overturned.

Policy

Ask the Experts: With inflation spiking, are we headed to recession?

The short answer is ‘Yes, probably,’ even if it’s a mild one. And Florida isn’t immune.

Politics

Ask the Experts: How did the GOP get the voter registration edge in Florida?

We asked how the Republican Party finally overtook the Democrats in the number of voter registrations in the Sunshine State. 

Personality

Cancer diagnosis, loss of a spouse bow but don’t break this Florida lawyer

Alexis Fowler handles recent tragedies with wit and poise, says ‘some mysteries are not for us to understand’

Opinion

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