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Florida’s Leaders Weigh in on Ron DeSantis’ Proposed Budget

While mostly supportive of the governor’s proposed budget, state House Speaker Jose Oliva, R-Miami Lakes, continued to offer some resistance to DeSantis’ call to raise teacher salaries to at least $47,500 a year. 

Rick Scott’s Drone Security Proposal Introduced in House by Mike Gallagher,...

U.S. Sen. Rick Scott’s, R-Fla., proposal to ensure the federal government doesn’t buy drones from countries considered national security threats–including China and Iran--is gaining traction on Capitol Hill.
Ron Desantis

Ron DeSantis Unveils $91.4 Billion Budget Proposal

On Monday, Gov. Ron DeSantis offered his “Bolder, Brighter, Better Future” budget proposal. DeSantis proposed a $91.4 billion budget, up slightly from last year’s $90.9 billion budget.
Al Lawson

Al Lawson Gets Small Business Debt Collection Protection Bill Through Key...

U.S. Rep. Al Lawson, D-Fla., scored a win on Capitol Hill as his “Small Business Fair Debt Collection Protection Act” cleared a key committee.

AAA: Expect a Busy Thanksgiving Travel Season in Florida

AAA released a study last week showing more than 55 million Americans will travel 50 miles or more this Thanksgiving, the second-busiest Thanksgiving holiday ever behind only 2005. That’s 1.6 million more Americans who hit the road for Thanksgiving last year.
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Just in Time for Thanksgiving, Gas Prices Hit a Nine-Month Low...

AAA released a study on Monday showing the average gallon of gas cost $2.37 a gallon on Sunday, down three cents from the week before and below the national average of $2.60 a gallon.