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Marco Rubio, Bill Nelson Want Secret Service to Do More to Prevent School Shootings

April 26, 2018 - 6:00am
Marco Rubio and Bill Nelson

Florida’s two U.S. senators teamed up with U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, and U.S. Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, to introduce legislation giving the U.S. Secret Service’s National Threat Assessment Center (NTAC)  more of a role in stopping school shootings.

Marco Rubio Showcases National American Conservatism

April 24, 2018 - 6:00am

Now well into his second term in the U.S. Senate and with a bid for the Republican presidential nomination under his belt, Marco Rubio is showing no plans to get off the national stage. 

Connie Mack's Gone But Rand Paul, Mark Sanford Push his 'Penny Plan'

April 23, 2018 - 3:30pm
Rand Paul, Connie Mack and Mark Sanford

Former U.S. Rep. Connie Mack, R-Fla., might be long gone from Congress but his “Penny Plan” lives on. 

Vern Buchanan, Stephanie Murphy Team Up to Battle Opioid Problem

April 21, 2018 - 6:00am
Vern Buchanan and Stephanie Murphy

This week, two members of the Florida delegation--Republican U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan and Democrat U.S. Rep. Stephanie Murphy--unveiled a proposal to tackle the nation’s opioid problem. 

Florida Delegation: New Cuban Leader's a Puppet of Raul Castro

April 20, 2018 - 6:00am
Marco Rubio, Miguel Diaz Canel and Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

With Miguel Diaz-Canel taking over from Raul Castro as the leader of the communist regime in Cuba, members of the Florida congressional delegation insisted this week that the change of leadership is meaningless. 

Ted Yoho Grows More Active on Cybersecurity Issues

April 19, 2018 - 9:45am
Ted Yoho

From his perch on the U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee, U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho, R-Fla., has introduced a proposal that he says will protect the nation from cyberattacks. 

AAA: Florida Could Soon See the Highest Gas Prices in More than Three Years

April 17, 2018 - 4:45pm

On Tuesday, gas prices across Florida climbed up and reached their highest point since Hurricanes Harvey and Irma back in September. <--break->

Adam Putnam, Ashley Moody, Matt Caldwell Win Straw Poll in Jacksonville

April 14, 2018 - 6:00pm
Ashley Moody, Adam Putnam and Matt Caldwell

Voters and candidates from across the Sunshine State gathered in Jacksonville on Saturday afternoon for a straw poll held by WBOB. 

Ted Yoho's Reform of Foreign Aid Gains Momentum

April 14, 2018 - 6:00am
Ted Yoho

This week, a North Florida Republican’s proposal to reform foreign aid. which has the support of the White House. picked up steam on Capitol Hill.

Charlie Crist Starts as a Strong Favorite Over GOP Challengers

April 13, 2018 - 6:00am
Charlie Crist

Former Gov. Charlie Crist upended U.S. Rep. David Jolly, R-Fla., in 2016 by a small margin but the freshman congressman is sitting pretty in 2018.



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