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Firefighters Place Their Bets in GOP Gubernatorial Primary

August 17, 2017 - 12:30pm

Firefighters are starting to get involved in the Republican primary to replace term-limited Gov. Rick Scott in 2018. 

Marco Rubio Backs State Department's Efforts on International Religious Freedom

August 19, 2017 - 6:00am

From his perch on the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee, this week U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., praised the U.S. State Department’s latest efforts on advancing religious freedom across the globe. 

NRCC Takes Aim at Debbie Wasserman Schultz in New Ad

August 16, 2017 - 10:15am
Debbie Wasserman Schultz

The National Republican Congressional Committee (NRCC) took aim at U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Fla., on Wednesday, running a new online ad hitting the former Democratic National Committee (DNC) chairwoman on ethics. 

Darren Soto Goes to Bat for Chuck Schumer's, Nancy Pelosi's 'Better Deal'

August 16, 2017 - 8:30am

U.S. Rep. Darren Soto, D-Fla., doubled down on his support for the economic agenda pushed by U.S. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-NY, and U.S. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif. 

Florida Off to a Record Year for Tourism Based on First Half of 2017

August 15, 2017 - 11:00am

Based on the first half of 2017, Florida is primed for another record breaking year for tourism. 

Democrats in the Legislature Back Ryan Torrens for Attorney General

August 15, 2017 - 10:45am
Amy Mercado, Ryan Torrens and John Cortes

Democrats in the Florida Legislature, especially those from his Central Florida home turf, are starting to fall in line behind attorney Ryan Torrens’ bid to be the state’s next attorney general. 

Gus Bilirakis: Feds Should Make Sure Blind Americans Not Being Denied Medicaid, Medicare Benefits

August 15, 2017 - 9:15am
Gus Bilirakis and Anna Eshoo

A Florida congressman is calling for the federal government to make sure blind Americans are  not being denied some of their Medicare and Medicaid benefits. 

Marco Rubio Backs Mike Miller to Challenge Stephanie Murphy

August 14, 2017 - 5:15pm
Marco Rubio and Mike Miller

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., threw his support to state Rep. Mike Miller, R-Orlando, to challenge U.S. Rep. Stephanie Murphy, D-Fla., in 2018. After knocking off longtime U.S. Rep. John Mica, R-Fla., last year in an upset, Murphy is a top Republican target in 2018. 

Attacks Already Flying in 2018 Senate Race

August 14, 2017 - 9:30am
Rick Scott and Bill Nelson

With next year’s U.S. Senate race in Florida expected to garner national attention, the attacks have already begun. 

Gas Prices in Florida Remain Below the National Average

August 14, 2017 - 8:30am

Gas prices dipped slightly in the Sunshine State over the last week as students are returning to schools across Florida.



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