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Dan Webster's Proposal for Feds to Craft Cybersecurity Guidelines for Small Businesses Passes House

October 13, 2017 - 9:15am
Bill Nelson, Dan Webster and Lamar Smith

This week, the U.S. House passed U.S. Rep. Dan Webster’s, R-Fla., bill to help small businesses with cybersecurity.

Conservative John Ward Jumps Into Race to Replace Ron DeSantis

October 12, 2017 - 2:45pm
John Ward

With U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis, R-Fla., expected to run for governor, businessman and Navy veteran John Ward jumped in the race to replace him. 

USDA Expects 21 Percent Drop in Florida Orange Production After Hurricane Irma

October 12, 2017 - 2:15pm

Florida orange production is expected to drop for the 2017-2018 season in the wake of Hurricane Irma and continued problems with citrus greening, according to new numbers from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). 

House NASA Caucus Takes Flight With Five Members of the Florida Delegation On Board

October 12, 2017 - 11:00am
Steve Knight ,Charlie Crist and Marcy Kaptur

This week, the NASA Caucus took flight in the U.S. House with five members of the Florida delegation joining the new group.

Veterans ID Cards Coming Next Month, Vern Buchanan Announces

October 12, 2017 - 10:15am
Vern Buchanan

Two and a half years after his “Veterans ID Card Act" was signed into law, U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan, R-Fla., announced on Thursday that veterans will be able to go online and apply for a Veteran ID Card next month. 

Marco Rubio: Feds Need to Investigate Hurricane Irma Nursing Home Deaths

October 12, 2017 - 9:15am

In the aftermath of Hurricane Irma and the deaths of 14 seniors at the  Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills after that facility lost power, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., is calling for a federal investigation of the matter. 

David Jolly Joins the Board of Evan McMullin's Stand Up Republic

October 12, 2017 - 9:00am
David Jolly and Evan McMullin

A prominent Florida Republican is continuing his “never Trump” activities, joining a conservative organization led by one of the president’s rivals in 2016. 

Former Ros-Lehtinen Staffer Nominated to Assistant Secretary of State Post

October 12, 2017 - 8:00am
Yleem Poblete

A former staffer with ties to Florida Republicans on Capitol Hill was nominated by the Trump administration to serve in the State Department. 

Former Congressman Joe Garcia Joins Public Strategy Firm

October 11, 2017 - 9:15am
Joe Garcia

On Wednesday, Mercury, a public strategy firm, announced that former U.S. Rep. Joe Garcia, D-Fla., will join its Miami operation as a co-chairman. 

Floridians Worried About Identity Theft

October 11, 2017 - 9:00am

Identity theft is becoming more of a concern for Floridians, a new poll finds. 



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