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Marco Rubio Gets Ready to Launch Paid Family Leave Legislation

July 7, 2018 - 6:00am

This week, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., is once again focused on tax reform, showcasing his efforts to expand the Child Tax Credit and turning his attention to paid family leave.

Reform Party Candidate Makes a Play for Libertarians in Florida Governor's Race

July 5, 2018 - 9:30am
Darcy Richardson

With no Libertarian in the race, historian Darcy Richardson, the Reform Party’s gubernatorial candidate in Florida, is making a play for that minor party’s voters. 

Vern Buchanan Continues the Fight Against Red Tide

July 5, 2018 - 6:00am

This week, U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan, R-Fla., continued his efforts to showcase how the federal government continues to fight against red tide which continues to impact beaches in the Sunshine State. 

George LeMieux Offers an Interesting Look at the People Who Shaped Florida's History

July 4, 2018 - 6:00am
George LeMieux

James Monroe, the Founding Father who had the most impact on Florida, died on July 4, 1831, the 55th anniversary of the country he spent decades service as a young officer in George Washington’s army until his two terms as our fifth president. A strange coincidence but one that was overshadowed by the deaths of John Adams and Thomas Jefferson on July 4, 1826, the 50th anniversary of the Declaration of Independence they played a large role in creating. 

NRCC, DCCC Exchange Fire Over Nancy Pelosi, Immigration Reform in South Florida

July 3, 2018 - 6:00am
Carlos Curbelo and Debbie Mucarsel-Powell

With the Independence Day holiday right around the corner, fireworks are going off in South Florida in what is expected to be one of the most competitive congressional races in the Sunshine State.

Marco Rubio, Catherine Cortez Masto Take Aim at China in New Legislation

July 2, 2018 - 6:00am
Marco Rubio and Catherine Cortez Masto

Towards the end of last week, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., paired up with U.S. Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto, D-Nev., to unveil a proposal to hamper Chinese influence in the U.S. 

Vern Buchanan: Congress Needs to Investigate VA Nursing Homes

June 30, 2018 - 6:00am
Vern Buchanan

U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan, R-Fla., is calling for a congressional investigation after reports found almost of VA nursing homes across the country are getting the lowest possible marks. 

Adam Putnam, Ron DeSantis Clash in First GOP Gubernatorial Debate

June 28, 2018 - 8:00pm
Adam Putnam and Ron DeSantis

On Thursday night, at a debate held by the Republican Party of Florida (RPOF) and broadcast across the country on Fox News, the two leading candidates for the GOP gubernatorial nomination clashed.

Martha MacCallum From FOX News Previews Debate Between Adam Putnam, Ron DeSantis

June 28, 2018 - 6:00am
Adam Putnam, Martha MacCallum and Ron DeSantis

On Thursday night, at a Republican Party of Florida (RPOF) event in Orlando, U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis, R-Fla., and state Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam will square off in this year’s first debate between the GOP gubernatorial hopefuls.

Maurice Ferre Endorses Gwen Graham for Governor

June 26, 2018 - 9:00am
Maurice Ferre and Gwen Graham

Former Miami Mayor Maurice Ferre, the first Hispanic mayor of Miami and one of the most prominent Democrats who backed Republican Rick Scott’s gubernatorial bid in 2010, announced on Tuesday that he is backing former U.S. Rep. Gwen Graham, D-Fla., for governor. 



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