This week, a congresswoman from Florida doubled down on her efforts to cut down on Medicare fraud.
From her perch on the U.S. House Armed Services Committee, U.S. Rep. Stephanie Murphy, D-Fla., was able to bring a number of proposals she and other members of the Florida delegation championed into the Fiscal Year 2019 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).
The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) will be showcasing an environmental products manufacturer in Riviera Beach as it continues to highlight how the tax reform backed by President Donald Trump and Republicans in Congress is helping workers across the country.
On Wednesday, state House Speaker Richard Corcoran, R-Lutz, ended speculation that he would run for governor and endorsed Florida Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam to be the Sunshine State’s 46th governor.
At a media event in Ybor City on Wednesday, the Florida Chamber of Commerce threw its support behind state CFO Jimmy Patronis.
Patronis was named to the post back in June when Gov. Rick Scott chose him to replace Jeff Atwater who resigned the position to take a job with Florida Atlantic University. Former state Sen. Jeremy Ring, a Democrat from Broward County, is the leading candidate to take on Patronis.
A bill from two members of the Florida delegation with a background in law enforcement--Republican U.S. Rep. John Rutherford and Democrat U.S. Rep. Val Demings--teamed up this week to unveil a proposal cracking down on criminals who attack law enforcement officers.
U.S. Rep. Neal Dunn’s, R-Fla., proposal helping veterans suffering from opioid abuse is building steam on Capitol Hill as the U.S. House Veterans’ Affairs Committee passed his “Veterans Opioid Abuse Prevention Act" without opposition.
Members of the Florida congressional delegation reacted on Tuesday after President Donald Trump announced that the U.S. was ending the nuclear arms deal with Iran.
Belinda Keiser, the vice chancellor of Keiser University and a member of the Florida Constitution Revision Commission, is running for the state Senate seat currently held by retiring Senate President Joe Negron, R-Palm City.
The Florida Chamber of Commerce on Monday announced its first round of 2018 candidate endorsements in competitive races for the Florida House and Senate.