SSN on Facebook
SSN on Twitter
SSN on YouTube
RSS Feed

Adam Shapiro from Fox Business Network Looks at How Tensions With North Korea Impact the Economy

August 14, 2017 - 6:00am
Adam Shapiro

With tensions continuing to escalate between the U.S. and North Korea, Sunshine State News talked to Florida native Adam Shapiro, a Fox Business Network (FBN) correspondent, about how they could impact the markets and tourism. 

Carlos Curbelo's Reform for DREAMers Will Boost Economy, Report Shows

August 12, 2017 - 6:00am
Carlos Curbelo

This week, a libertarian think tank released a report showing an immigration reform proposal from a Florida congressman would lead to a major boost to the economy.

Vern Buchanan's Effort to Ban Slaughtering Horses for Human Consumption Gains Traction on Capitol Hill

August 11, 2017 - 6:00am
Vern Buchanan

U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan’s, R-Fla., efforts to ban slaughtering horses for humans consumption continue to gain steam on Capitol Hill. 

Florida Delegation Reacts as Tensions Escalate with North Korea

August 10, 2017 - 8:30am
Bill Nelson, Marco Rubio and Debbie Wasserman Schultz

Members of the Florida delegation are weighing in on the increased tensions between the United States and North Korea as the communist regime in charge of that Asian nation continues to advance its nuclear ambitions and threatened to launch weapons against Guam.

Lois Frankel Teams With Joe Crowley to Bring Back Obama's Child Care Funding Proposal

August 9, 2017 - 9:45am
Lois Frankel Joe Crowley

A Florida congresswoman is teaming up with one of the leading Democrats in the U.S. House to once again fight for former President Barack Obama’s call to increase funding for child care assistance by more than $85 billion. 

Carlos Lopez-Cantera Backs Scott Sturgill to Take on Stephanie Murphy

August 8, 2017 - 9:30am
Carlos Lopez-Cantera and Scott Sturgill

Lt. Gov. Carlos Lopez-Cantera announced on Tuesday that he was backing Sanford businessman Scott Sturgill to challenge U.S. Rep. Stephanie Murphy, D-Fla., in what is expected to be one of the most competitive congressional races in the Sunshine State next year. 

Stephanie Murphy: Changing How Feds Fund English-Language Programs Will Help Florida

August 8, 2017 - 8:45am
Stephanie Murphy

Insisting it will help Florida and its growing Puerto Rican population, U.S. Rep. Stephanie Murphy, D-Fla., rounded up several members of the Florida delegation to support her proposal to change how the federal government funds English language learning programs. 

Bill to Cut Off Funds to Palestinian Authority Over Supporting Terrorists Builds Steam

August 7, 2017 - 9:15am
Marco Rubio, Lindsey Graham and Vern Buchanan

A bill cutting off American funding to the Palestinian Authority if it continues to financially support terrorists and their families backed by several members of the Florida delegation is building momentum on Capitol Hill. 

Gas Prices Holding Steady in Florida Even as They Rise Across the Nation

August 7, 2017 - 8:30am

Gas prices in Florida held steady last week even as prices across the nation increased, a new study from AAA finds. 

Al Lawson Pushes Major Student Loan Reform on Capitol Hill

August 7, 2017 - 6:00am

A freshman Democrat from the Sunshine State has offered a proposal for student loan reform, insisting higher education debts are keeping people from obtaining the American Dream. 



Opinion Poll

Should professional athletes be required to stand during the National Anthem?
Older pollsResults


Live streaming of WBOB Talk Radio, a Sunshine State News Radio Partner.