Sunrise

A daily podcast about what's hot in Florida politics.

About the show

If nothing else, Florida politics is always entertaining.

Now you can hear the stories that make politics in the Sunshine State so special.

So, start the coffee and listen to the stories that are driving the day.

Welcome to SUNRISE, the daily podcast on the issues, people and policies behind The Process — and beyond.

SUNRISE features guests from all stops on the political spectrum in the Sunshine State: elected officials, consultants, and other behind-the-scenes players.

Also powered by the plugged-in journalists of Florida Politics and elsewhere. Hosted by Tallahassee broadcast veteran Rick Flagg and brought to you by Peter Schorsch, publisher and editor-in-chief of Florida Politics and "SUNBURN," the daily digest of what is hot in Florida politics.

Episodes

  • Grievances

    May 29th, 2020  |  25 mins 25 secs
    ashley moody, chinese, coronavirus, covid-19, florida, florida man, florida politics, government, jimmy patronis, marshall criser, nikki fried, politics, ron desantis, tallahassee, unemployment

    Rick Flagg takes you through the day's Florida news on SUNRISE.

  • Scrubbed

    May 28th, 2020  |  13 mins 10 secs
    ashley moody, coronavirus, covid-19, florida, florida man, florida politics, government, politics, ron desantis, spacex, tallahassee, vaccinations

    Rick Flagg takes you through the day's Florida news on SUNRISE.

  • Full strength

    May 27th, 2020  |  22 mins 44 secs
    donald trump, felons, florida, florida man, florida politics, florida supreme court, government, politics, ron desantis, tallahassee, unemployment compensation

    Rick Flagg takes you through the day's Florida news on SUNRISE.

  • Uncharted

    May 26th, 2020  |  19 mins 16 secs
    coronavirus, covid-19, florida, florida man, florida politics, former felons, government, health department, politics, rebekah jones, restitution, ron desantis, summer camp, tallahassee, unemployment, voting rights

    Rick Flagg takes you through the day's Florida news on SUNRISE.

  • New record

    May 22nd, 2020  |  15 mins 32 secs
    disney, florida, florida man, florida politics, government, hurricane season, jared moskowitz, national oceanic and atmospheric administration, politics, ron desantis, sea world, tallahassee, unemployment, universal orlando

    Rick Flagg takes you through the day's Florida news on SUNRISE.

  • Manipulation

    May 21st, 2020  |  23 mins 20 secs
    con artists, covid-19, florida, florida corrections, florida education association, florida man, florida politics, government, inmates, marco rubio, politics, ron desantis, scams, tallahassee, teacher unions, unemployment, united faculty of florida

    Rick Flagg takes you through the day's Florida news on SUNRISE.

  • Invalid

    May 20th, 2020  |  20 mins 42 secs
    airbnb, coronavirus, covid-19, financial literacy, florida, florida man, florida politics, government, marco rubio, panhandle, politics, ron desantis, suncoast credit union, tallahassee, unemployment, vacation read

    Rick Flagg takes you through the day's Florida news on SUNRISE.

  • Umbrage

    May 19th, 2020  |  22 mins 5 secs
    broward county, collier county, florida, florida man, florida politics, government, i-4, miami, nikki fried, phase one, politics, ron desantis, tallahassee, unemployment

    Rick Flagg takes you through the day's Florida news on SUNRISE.

  • Phase 1.1?

    May 18th, 2020  |  21 mins 16 secs
    coronavirus, covid-19, florida, florida man, florida politics, gary farmer, government, jason pizzo, perry thurston, politics, ron desantis, special session, tallahassee, tropical storm arthur, unemployment

    Rick Flagg takes you through the day's Florida news on SUNRISE.

  • Phase Two

    May 15th, 2020  |  20 mins 53 secs
    broward, florida, florida man, florida politics, government, miami-dade, phase 2, politics, reopening, tallahassee, workers comp

    Rick Flagg takes you through the day's Florida news on SUNRISE.

  • Death toll

    May 14th, 2020  |  24 mins 53 secs
    coronavirus, coronavirus slide, covid-19, florida, florida man, florida politics, government, linda stewart, politics, randolph bracy, ron desantis, sports teams, summer school, summer slide, tallahassee, tallahassee community college, unemployment

    Rick Flagg takes you through the day's Florida news on SUNRISE.

  • Empathy

    May 13th, 2020  |  24 mins 39 secs
    anthony fauci, ashley moody, cdc, coronavirus, covid-19, florida, florida man, florida politics, government, jason pizzo, politics, price gouging, ron desantis, tallahassee, unemployment

    Rick Flagg takes you through the day's Florida news on SUNRISE.

  • Payday

    May 12th, 2020  |  20 mins 30 secs
    concealed weapons permit, coronavirus, covid-19, florida, florida man, florida politics, government, politics, ron desantis, tallahassee, unemployment

    Rick Flagg takes you through the day's Florida news on SUNRISE.

  • Haircuts

    May 11th, 2020  |  19 mins 30 secs
    adult living facilities, barbershops, coronavirus, covid-19, donald trump, florida, florida man, florida politics, government, palm beach county, pandemic, politics, ron desantis, salons, tallahassee, unemployment

    Rick Flagg takes you through the day's Florida news on SUNRISE.

  • Scary numbers

    May 8th, 2020  |  26 mins 49 secs
    coronavirus, covid-19, dream defenders, evan jenne, florida, florida man, florida politics, freedom for florida coalition, government, latino justice, nikki fried, politics, ron desantis, tallahassee

    Rick Flagg takes you through the day's Florida news on SUNRISE.

  • Mobile testing

    May 7th, 2020  |  22 mins 12 secs
    aclu, affordable care act, china, felon voting, florida, florida man, florida politics, government, hard rock stadium, health care, miami-dade, naacp, politics, ron desantis, tallahassee

    Rick Flagg takes you through the day's Florida news on SUNRISE.