In a victory for the citizens of the Treasure Coast region, and based on work by Citizens Against Rail Expansion in Florida (CARE FL) and Indian River and Martin Counties, the Florida Legislature has included language in the state budget directing the Office of Program Policy Analysis and Government Accountability (OPPAGA) to commission a study to examine existing and planned passenger rail operations, including high-speed passenger rail, in Florida.
Despite her reputation as a moderate, former U.S. Rep. Gwen Graham, D-Fla., announced on Tuesday that her old boss former Gov. Howard Dean, D-Vt., was backing her bid to be Florida’s next governor.
Expect many Americans to be wearing green on St. Patrick’s Day on Saturday--but that’s not the only green the event will bring in.
From his seat on the U.S. House Agriculture Committee, U.S. Rep. Darren Soto, D-Fla., is looking to revive public seed breeding and research.
A prominent national pundit gave Democrats better chances in two congressional races in Florida.
This week, a South Florida Republican congresswoman paired up with two congressional Democrats to make federal national security offices more diverse.
A new poll shows Florida voters remain undecided about who they want to replace term limited Gov. Rick Scott in November.
A new poll shows Gov. Rick Scott ahead of U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., in what is expected to be one of the nation’s most important U.S. Senate races this year.
Gov. Rick Scott met Tuesday in Orange Park with South and Northeast Florida police chiefs to discuss his action plan to help keep Florida students safe, including a $500 million investment in school safety and mental health.
The Democratic leadership in Florida continues to line up behind former state Sen. Jeremy Ring who is running to be the Sunshine State’s CFO.