AIF Backs the GOP Ticket for Florida Cabinet Offices
The Associated Industries of Florida (AIF) Board of Directors, which leads one of the premier business groups in the Sunshine State, announced on Thursday that it was throwing its support behind the Republican ticket for state Cabinet offices.
RPOF Hits the Airwaves to Help Ron DeSantis Against Andrew Gillum
The Republican Party of Florida (RPOF) unveiled two TV spots on Thursday, going to bat for former U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis, R-Fla., the GOP’s gubernatorial candidate in the Sunshine State.
Andrew Gillum, Ron DeSantis Focus on Introducing Themselves to Voters
Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum launched a new TV commercial showcasing his background, while DeSantis unveiled his environmental plan this week and reeled in the support of environmentalist and former Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commissioner Ron Bergeron.
Mario Diaz-Balart Gets Almost $2 Million in FEMA Funds for Miami Springs
Those funds represent 90 percent of the $2.15 million used to clean up debris in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma a year ago.
Andrew Napolitano Heads to Melbourne to Help RLC Which Backs Ron DeSantis for Governor
The Republican Liberty Caucus (RLC) of Central East Florida (CEF) announced on Wednesday that former Judge Andrew Napolitano, a well known pundit from his role as a legal analyst for Fox News and a constitutional scholar, will be their keynote speaker at their 10th Annual Constitution Day Dinner on Sunday, September 23 in Melbourne.
Brian Mast Brings Out Bill to Help Secure the Border
Freshman U.S. Rep. Brian Mast, R-Fla., a top target for Democrats in November, introduced a bill this month that he says will help secure...
Andrew Gillum, Ron DeSantis Running Close in New Poll
On Tuesday, Spectrum News 13 released a poll of likely voters taken by Survey USA which showed Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum, the Democratic nominee, with a slight lead over former U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis, R-Fla.
Running Mates Start Swinging Away in Florida Gubernatorial Race
The two candidates running to be Florida’s next lieutenant governor are taking on the traditional role of running mates: going on the attack.
Dennis Baxley Backed by Second Amendment Supporters
Baxley, who represents all of Sumter County and parts of Lake and Marion Counties, announced that he had the backing of the National Rifle Association (NRA) Political Victory Fund and Unified Sportsmen of Florida. The NRA gave Baxley, the author of Florida’s “Stand Your Ground” law, an “A+"rating.
Marco Rubio, South Florida Officials Mark Hurricane Irma Anniversary in the Keys
With this week marking the one year anniversary of Hurricane Irma hitting the Keys, leaders at the federal and state level headed to Monroe County to focus on how the area is recovering and preparing for future hurricanes.
Florida Delegation Wants EAA Storage Reservoir by Lake Okeechobee to Fight Toxic Algae
With toxic algae and red tide continuing to impact the Sunshine State, three members of the Florida delegation scored a win this week on Capitol Hill to help alleviate the problems.
Francis Rooney Pushes for More Funds for EPA to Fight Toxic Algae
U.S. Rep. Francis Rooney, R-Fla., the vice chairman of the U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee despite being in his first term in Congress, wrote to U.S. Rep. Ken Calvert, R-Calif., on the matter, urging him to match the Senate’s appropriation level which is an increase of $1.5 million.