Wednesday, April 1, 2020
Industry analysts say Florida has emerged as the nation’s fourth-largest market for electric vehicle (EV) sales. 
On Monday, Gov. Ron DeSantis named former congressional candidate Brandon Patty to serve as St. Johns County Clerk of Court and Comptroller, replacing Hunter Conrad who resigned the post after being named interim county commissioner last month.
This week, Florida’s Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Jimmy Patronis turned his attention to how coronavirus is impacting the Sunshine State.
The U.S. Senate approved President Donald Trump’s nominations of two members of the Florida Supreme Court as federal judges.
This week, Volunteer Florida announced that $370,000 in Volunteer Generation Fund (VGF) grants has been awarded to 22 nonprofit and service organizations across the Sunshine State. The 22 groups also secured $370,000 in local funding, bringing the total to $740,000.
This week, freshman U.S. Rep. Michael Waltz, R-Fla., led a letter with more than a dozen members of the Florida Delegation to the U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee requesting an update to the Clean Water State Revolving Fund (CWSRF) formula to ensure adequate funding for Florida’s water quality projects.
On Monday, the senators joined members of the House of Representatives at an official ceremony at the Mardasson Memorial near Bastogne, Belgium to mark the occasion. Scott also joined his colleagues in introducing a resolution honoring the 75th Anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge, which passed the Senate last week.
Former Vice President Joe Biden is on track for a big win in the Sunshine State in next week’s Democratic presidential primary, a new poll shows.
DeSantis launched the “Governor’s Initiative on Lawyers Assisting Warriors(GI LAW)” back in May.
Two members of the Florida House--Republican state Rep. Scott Plakon of Longwood and Democrat state Rep. Matt Willhite of Wellington--have teamed up on a proposal to have the state government due more to help Floridians with Alzheimer’s Disease.