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

  • Big gamble

    August 10th, 2020  |  19 mins 17 secs
    coronavirus, covid-19, florida, florida man, florida politics, government, heroes act, marco rubio, politics, rick scott, ron desantis, tallahassee, unemployment

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

  • School fight

    August 7th, 2020  |  20 mins 17 secs
    back-to-school, coronavirus, covid-19, florida, florida man, florida politics, florida retail federation, government, politics, reopening schools, richard corcoran, ron desantis, scott shalley, tallahassee, tax holiday

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

  • Another milestone

    August 6th, 2020  |  23 mins 43 secs
    brand usa, coronavirus, covid-19, dade county, donna shall a and a, florida, florida man, florida politics, government, integrity florida, mail-in voting, politics, richard corcoran, tallahassee, tourism, unemployment

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

  • Hopeful signs

    August 5th, 2020  |  21 mins 32 secs
    bitcoin, covid-19, florida, florida man, florida politics, government, politics, ron desantis, tallahassee, united faculty of florida

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

  • Trend?

    August 4th, 2020  |  22 mins 56 secs
    coronavirus, covid-19, desantis, florida, florida man, florida politics, fried, government, politics, tallahassee

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

  • Distractions

    August 3rd, 2020  |  18 mins 40 secs
    blue gala, coronavirus, covid-19, department of corrections, florida, florida man, florida politics, government, pensacola, politics, spacex, tallahassee

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

  • No football?

    July 31st, 2020  |  13 mins 58 secs
    coronavirus, covid-19, donald trump, elections, florida, florida man, florida politics, florida state university, government, isaiah, politics, ron desantis, tallahassee, university of florida

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

  • Hurricane, too?

    July 30th, 2020  |  18 mins 59 secs
    florida, florida man, florida politics, government, hurricane, politics, ppp, reopening, ron desantis, schools, tallahassee, tropical storm, utilities

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

  • Great job

    July 29th, 2020  |  17 mins 46 secs
    coronavirus, covid-19, departmenr of economic opportunity, evictions, florida, florida man, florida politics, government, marion hammer, nursing homes, parkland, politics, ron desantis, tallahassee

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

  • Vaccine ahead?

    July 28th, 2020  |  27 mins 18 secs
    eldercare, florida, florida man, florida politics, geraldine thompson, government, mike pence, politics, ron desantis, seniors, tallahassee, united faculty of florida, university of miami

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

  • Voices

    July 27th, 2020  |  19 mins 14 secs
    coronavirus, covid-19, florida, florida man, florida politics, government, nikki fired, politics, ron desantis, tallahassee

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

  • Grim record

    July 24th, 2020  |  19 mins 9 secs
    coronavirus, covid-19, donald trump, florida, florida man, florida politics, government, iguanas, politics, rnc, ron desantis, tallahassee

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

  • Back to school?

    July 23rd, 2020  |  21 mins 25 secs
    apalachicola bay, covid 19, debbie mucarsel-powell, florida, florida man, florida politics, government, politics, ron desantis, tallahassee

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

  • No worries

    July 22nd, 2020  |  20 mins 33 secs
    coronavirus, covid-19, department of health, florida, florida man, florida politics, florida taxwatch, government, politics, robert weissert, ron desantis, scott rivkees, tallahassee, unemployment benefits

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

  • Restart

    July 21st, 2020  |  26 mins 11 secs
    coronavirus, covid-19, florida, florida education association, florida man, florida politics, government, hecklers, nursing homes, orlando, politics, protests, ron desantis, senior care facilities, tallahassee, vote-by-mail, voting rights groups

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

  • No improvement

    July 20th, 2020  |  21 mins 29 secs
    carole bascom, coronavirus, covid-19, debbie wasserman shultz, donna shalala, florida, florida man, florida politics, government, iguana, lois frankel, politics, ron desantis, tallahassee, ted deutch, tiger king

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