In Tallahassee this week, state Sen. Lori Berman, D-Delray Beach, and state Rep. Yvonne Hayes Hinson, D-Gainesville, showcased their “Safe Waterways Act” proposal. The legislation will require county health departments to post and maintain warning signs at public bathing places...
Last week, U.S. Rep. Val Demings, D-Fla., threw her support behind U.S. Rep. Cindy Axne’s, D-Iowa, “Meeting Our Seniors’ Social Security Needs Act,” which would have the Social Security Administration (SSA) have more staff to answer phone calls. Axne made...
For years, the Republican Party has supported pro-life positions in their party platform but a poll released last month on abortion may have some conservatives worried According to a Fox News survey from September, around two-third of voters--65 percent--support keeping...
At the end of last week, U.S. Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., wrote a letter to Christi Grimm, the principal deputy inspector general of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), demanding answers on what the Biden administration...
Last week, members of the Florida delegation on Capitol Hill, including a Democrat running for governor, pushed back against reports that the Biden administration wants to expand account reporting to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), including accounts with $10,000...
U.S. Rep. Al Lawson, D-Fla., stressed that the application deadline is approaching for two school bus rebate opportunities. Earlier this month, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced $17 million in funding for school districts to upgrade old buses, which produce...
Last week, more than 30 members of the U.S. Senate, including Florida’s two senators, backed U.S. Sens. Joni Ernst’s, R-Iowa, and Mark Kelly’s, D-Ariz., proposal “that would require the U.S. Department of Defense to take immediate action to step...