Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are in a dead heat in Florida, the largest swing state on the map.
Judicial Watch today released 296 pages of State Department records, of which 44 email exchanges were not previously turned over to the State Department, bringing the known total to date to 171 of new Clinton emails (not part of the 55,000 pages of emails that Clinton turned over to the State Department).
Florida State University (FSU) will play a key part as the Navy looks to create an all electric ship.
On Monday, the Navy announced the Office of Naval Research is sending a $35 million grant to FSU’s Center for Advanced Power Systems over the next five years to help build the all electric ship. Other schools also awarded grants on this project are the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Mississippi State University, Purdue University, the University of South Carolina, the University of Texas at Austin and Virginia Tech.
Evan McMullin, who launched a presidential bid on Monday, insists he will compete in a number of key states, including Florida, despite his late start.
A once and possible future presidential hopeful threw his support behind former Amb. Francis Rooney’s congressional bid on Monday.
Florida Republican Dennis Ross, part of the congressional leadership as senior deputy majority whip, announced on Monday he will undergo heart surgery.
Earlier this week federal health officials urged pregnant women to stay away from a Miami neighborhood where they discovered additional cases of Zika infection — apparently the first time the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ever advised people not to travel to a place in the continental United States.
On Thursday the CDC announced the neighborhood tested clear, but scientists would continue to keep a wary eye on it.
With the conventions over, a new poll shows Hillary Clinton ahead of Donald Trump in Florida, the largest swing state in presidential politics.
Even with Congress on recess, Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen is taking a leading role in political affairs even as Democrats look to make inroads in her South Florida district.
Zika is becoming a hot issue in a South Florida congressional race which is expected to be one of the most competitive in the nation come November.