Marco Rubio Gets Money to Fight Toxic Algae, Help School Safety in Minibus

From his seat on the U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., was able to amend the  FY19 Minibus appropriations package. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Gloves Are Off in Gulf Coast Congressional Race

On Thursday, at a media event, protesters called on Democrat David Shapiro who is running for his party’s nomination to challenge U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan, R-Fla., to call his stocks in Halliburton Corporation which was found negligent in the Gulf oil spill, something Buchanan’s campaign team was happy to weigh in on. 

Florida Republicans Remain Undecided in State Cabinet Races, Poll Finds

Gravis released a poll of likely primary voters which shows around a third of Florida Republicans remain undecided.

Democrats Angry Over Early Voting on the First Coast

In Jacksonville, state Sen. Audrey Gibson, D-Jacksonville, and state Rep. Tracy Davis, D-Jacksonville, protested about the matter outside Jacksonville City Hall.

Ron DeSantis Blowing Out Adam Putnam in New Poll of Florida GOP Primary

Almost two-fifths of those surveyed--38 percent--have already voted and they have given DeSantis the early lead with the congressman taking 60 percent of these voters while Putnam reels in 33 percent of them.

Protests Against Seminole Tax Collector Joel Greenberg Intensify

The group is upset over a Facebook post Greenberg made last week.

NFIB Wants Florida Voters to Keep Jimmy Patronis as State CFO

At an event in Orlando, Bill Herrle, the NFIB’s executive director in Florida, pointed to Patronis’ experience in the private sector as a reason his group was backing him for a full term.

Donald Trump Goes to Bat for Ron DeSantis in West Virginia

With some polls showing U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis, R-Fla., no larger in charge of the GOP gubernatorial primary in Florida, President Donald Trump offered the congressman a shout out on Tuesday.

Marco Rubio: U.S. Needs to Focus on Venezuela, Nicaragua

From his seats on both the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations and the Appropriations Committees, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., is looking to amend the FY2019 Defense-LHHS Minibus appropriations bill to deal with the growing crises in the two Latin American nations. 

Marco Rubio Takes Aim at Hillary Clinton

Having won a second term to the U.S. Senate in 2016, Rubio is not facing voters this election cycle but he had not been standing on the sidelines, helping Republican Senate candidates across the nation.
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Florida Reaches Out to SBA to Help Businesses Hurt by Red Tide

Scott’s office sent out a released on Tuesday afternoon about the new request to the SBA for a Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) declaration. 

Rick Scott Wants Unused Funds to Boost School Security Across Florida

On Tuesday, Gov. Rick Scott had the Florida Department of Education offer a proposal to the state Legislature to move $58 million, currently not being used in the voluntary Coach Aaron Feis Guardian Program, and use for school security. 
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