Sunshine State Still Has Shadows Over Open Records Laws

Florida earned a score of 61 (D-), tying it for 30th among 50 in the ranking and assessment of state government accountability and transparency by the Center for Public Integrity and Global Integrity.

More Stories


Big Energy Pours $1.9 Million Into Anti-Solar Group

Utility companies operating in Florida have donated more than $1.9 million to the misleadingly named Consumers for Smart Solar, a political action committee set up to oppose a ballot initiative that would allow for third-party sales of rooftop solar energy.


FCIR Receives $25,000 Grant

Grant supports reporting on national security, justice, surveillance and the impact on U.S. Muslim communities.

FCIR Relies on Small Donors

The vast majority of the Florida Center for Investigative Reporting’s supporters are small donors who give $10, $20, $30.

A New Look at FCIR

The Florida Center for Investigative Reporting unveiled a new website design.