Wednesday, December 11, 2019
U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., joined U.S. Sens. John Thune, R-SD, Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., and 45 of their Senate colleagues in urging the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to prioritize sustainable rural broadband networks as the FCC considers new rules in the Rural Digital Opportunity Fund (RDOF) proceeding. 
With Democrats on Capitol Hill and the Trump White House having reached an agreement on a new trade, members of the Florida delegation on a key subcommittee cheered the news and threw their support behind the proposal.
U.S. Rep. Gus Bilirakis, R-Fla., is behind a bipartisan push on Capitol Hill to bring more medical technology in treating Americans on Medicare.
Last week, Scott introduced the Improving and Reinstating the Monitoring, Prevention, Accountability, Certification, and Transparency Provisions of Opportunity Zones (IMPACT) Act with Rubio and Republican U.S. Sens. Joni Ernst and Chuck Grassley of Iowa, Shelley Moore Capito of West Virginia, Todd Young of Indiana, Bill Cassidy of Louisiana and Cory Gardner of Colorado as cosponsors.
With the issue of student athlete compensation front and center in college sports, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., is teaming up with other senators to form a working group to look at the issue.
Small business optimism rose in November, according to a new study from the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) which was released on Tuesday.
State Rep. Bob Rommel, R-Naples, has decided to stay out of the crowded Republican primary to replace retiring U.S. Rep. Francis Rooney, R-Fla.
A large animal veteran who worked in North Central Florida for 35 years, Yoho made his political debut in 2012 when he upset longtime U.S. Rep. Cliff Stearns, R-Fla., in one of biggest upsets in Florida political history.
State Sen. Linda Stewart, D-Orlando, continued her efforts to crack down on indecent exposure last week, bringing out a bill which she insists “would protect children from obscene conduct, and improve prosecution of offenders.”
U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., urged U.S. Attorney General William Barr to conduct a thorough review of all Bureau of Prisons (BOP) inmate and staff protocols, processes, reporting systems, and employee reviews after reports of allegations regarding systemic and pervasive sexual abuse of inmates by BOP corrections officers at Coleman Federal Correctional Complex (FCC Coleman) in Central Florida.