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Originally from Jacksonville, Kevin Derby is the editor of Florida Daily and covers politics across Florida. Reach Kevin at kevin.derby@floridadaily.com

Gas Prices Rose in Florida Last Week, Remain Well Below National Average

“Prices should slip lower this week, due to falling futures prices on the stock market,” Jenkins said. “However, demand historically remains strong through August, which should prevent prices from slipping anywhere near the lows we saw last year."

Marco Rubio is in Brett Kavanaugh’s Corner

Last week, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., met with Judge Brett Kavanaugh and doubled down on his support of President Donald Trump’s nominee to the Supreme Court of the U.S. 

Florida Congressional Democrats Stick Together in AG, CD 6 Primaries

Democrats representing Florida in Congress are teaming up to back candidates in the final weeks before the primary. This week, five congressional Democrats from the Sunshine State--U.S. Reps. Charlie Crist, Val Demings, Ted Deutch, Lois...

Florida Medical Association Backs Ron DeSantis for Governor

FMA PAC President Dr. Mike Patete announced the endorsement on Thursday. 
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Gwen Graham Looks to Nail Down North Florida With New TV Spot

The ad features Graham’s tenure as a PTA president and her father, former U.S. Sen. and Gov. Bob Graham, D-Fla.
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Miami Shipyard Getting MARAD Grant from DOT

This is the first time a Small Shipyard grant, which were established back in 2008,  will be coming to Florida and Diaz-Balart is taking some of the credit. 
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Brian Mast Wants Feds to Offer More Funding to Fight Algal Blooms

On Wednesday, Mast unveiled his latest proposal, providing federal funds to communities fighting against algal blooms and ensuring that a federal program built to combat them will not expire.
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