Ashley Moody, FCC Teaming Up to Take on Robocalls

Last week, Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) officially teamed up in the fight against robocalls. A new Memorandum of...
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Nikki Fried Offers Tips to Help Seniors Avoid Being Scammed

With May marking Older Americans Month, last week, Florida Commissioner of Agriculture and Consumers Services Nikki Fried shared tips to recognize and avoid consumer...
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Jimmy Patronis Pushes Anti-Fraud Initiatives for Special Session

With the Florida Legislature holding a special session on insurance reform next week, state CFO Jimmy Patronis offered five proposals for consideration. “As area policyholders...

Marco Rubio, Bob Menendez Offer Proposal to Combat Global Human Trafficking

This week, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., championed U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez’s, D-NJ, proposal to reauthorize the “Trafficking Victims Protection Act.” Menendez introduced the “International...

Rick Scott Calls on Joe Biden to Make Drug Czar Post a Cabinet Level...

At the end of last week, U.S. Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., sent a letter to President Joe Biden urging him to reinstate the director...

Ashley Moody Will Help Lead National Association of Attorneys General’s Human Trafficking Committee

Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody announced this week that she is leading a national committee focused on anti-human trafficking policies and services for survivors. The...

Jimmy Patronis Highlights the Florida Fraud Fighter Reward Program

Last week, state Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Jimmy Patronis highlighted the Florida Fraud Fighter Reward Program in an effort to increase fraud tips and...

Rick Scott: Customs and Border Protection Need to Crack Down on Fentanyl Being Smuggled...

This week, U.S. Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., sent a letter to Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Commissioner Chris Magnus urging CBP to take immediate...

Jimmy Patronis Warns Floridians as FTC Reports 70 Percent Increase in Fraud Losses

This week, state Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Jimmy Patronis cautioned Floridians about a major rise in fraud losses nationwide and offering tips to prevent...
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ADL Report Shows All-Time High Number of Antisemitic Incidents in Florida and Across the...

Antisemitic incidents reached an all-time high in the United States in 2021, with a total of 2,717 incidents of assault, harassment and vandalism reported...

State Senator Wants Florida to Recognize April as Sexual Assault Awareness Month

This week, state Sen. Lori Berman, D-Boynton Beach, wants Florida to recognize April as Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM). Berman announced this week that she...

Nikki Fried Sues Feds to Defend Medical Marijuana Patients’ Second Amendment Rights

This week, Florida Commissioner of Agriculture and Consumer Services Nikki Fried, announced a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Bureau...
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