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David Jolly, Patrick Murphy Team Up Again to Talk About Fixing D.C.

August 24, 2017 - 2:00pm
David Jolly and Patrick Murphy

Two former congressmen from Florida--Republican David Jolly and Democrat Patrick Murphy--are teaming up again to make a tour of the Sunshine State to “pull back the curtain on Washington and shine a light on the inside reasons why D.C. is in a state of chaos and dysfunction.”

Paul Spain Running for Congress Again in South Florida

August 24, 2017 - 9:30am
Paul Spain

Businessman Paul Spain hopes the third time’s the charm as he has launched another bid to serve in Congress. 

Vern Buchanan Goes to Bat for Florida Panther Habitat

August 23, 2017 - 11:15am

U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan, R-Fla., continued his efforts on behalf of the Florida panther this week, urging the  U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) to continue to protect that animal.

Florida Delegation Divides on Party Lines Over Sending More Troops to Afghanistan

August 23, 2017 - 9:15am
Carlos Curbelo, Debbie Wasserman Schultz and Ted Yoho

Splitting on party lines, members of the Florida delegation continued to offer their take on President Donald Trump’s speech on Monday in which he proposed a new direction for American military operations in Afghanistan. 

John Rutherford's Expansion of Education Benefits to Families of Fallen Service Members Signed into Law

August 22, 2017 - 9:15am

This week, President Donald Trump signed into law a North Florida Republican’s proposal changing veteran higher ed funding to allow more benefits to the surviving spouses and children of military personnel killed in the line of duty. 

Florida Delegation Reacts to Trump's New Course on Afghanistan

August 22, 2017 - 8:30am
Marco Rubio, Donald Trump and Ted Deutch

Members of the Florida congressional delegation weighed in after President Donald Trump spoke to the nation on Monday about a new strategy in Afghanistan where the U.S. has been engaged in military operations for 16 years.

Carlos Lopez-Cantera: No Plans to Run for Office in 2018

August 21, 2017 - 9:30am
Carlos López-Cantera

Candidates are starting to line up across Florida to run for office in 2018 but one big name will be sitting on the sidelines next year. 

Gas Prices Dip Slightly Across Florida

August 21, 2017 - 8:30am

While gas prices traditionally increase in the second half of August, motorists across the Sunshine State saw prices at the pump decrease slightly in recent days. 

Linda Stewart Expands Her Role in Florida Senate

August 21, 2017 - 6:00am

State Sen. Linda Stewart, D-Orlando, expanded her portfolio in Tallahassee last week, the latest up in what has been somewhat of a roller coaster political career. 

In Spite of Criticizing Trump, Carlos Curbelo Ready to Work on Tax Reform

August 18, 2017 - 9:45am
Carlos Curbelo

This week, even as he continues to criticize President Donald Trump, U.S. Rep. Carlos Curbelo, R-Fla., is going to bat for one of the president’s top causes: tax reform. 



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