Darren Soto Gets More Funds to Protect Nation’s Electric Grid in First ‘Minibus’ Bill
This is the first of three expected “minibus” bills House Republicans are expected to take up in the coming weeks in response to the Trump administration’s calls for less spending and criticism of hastily passed omnibus bills.
Bill Posey Scores Some Wins on Ports Issues
Capt. John Murray, the CEO of Port Canaveral, called these funds a big win for the region.
The Constitution Review Commission Has Done a Disservice to Voters
The CRC has made a travesty of what should be an opportunity for voters to weigh in on how we govern our state. Instead the CRC has made Florida look like a banana republic.
Liberty First Network Grades Florida Legislators
Despite GOP control of both chambers, a majority of legislators--25 out of the 40 members of the Senate and 64 of the 120 members of the House--earned “D” or “F” grades from LFN.
Education Reform at the Top of GOP Gubernatorial Hopeful Bob White’s Agenda
With two and a half months to go until the primary, Republican gubernatorial hopeful Bob White unveiled his proposals to reform education, calling for...
Grady Judd Goes to Bat for Republicans Across Florida
Moody has Bondi’s support and, with Grady now behind her, has the support of 40 sheriffs across the Sunshine State.
Rick Scott Reels in the Support of Overwhelming Majority of Sheriffs in Florida
At an event in St. Petersburg, Scott unveiled the support of 55 of the sheriffs who help lead law enforcement in the state’s 67 counties.
Orange County History Center’s Pulse Exhibit
From June 10-June 16, admission will be waived at the Orange County Regional History Center so that anyone from the public can go to see how Pulse is being remembered two years after the terror attack that changed Orlando forever.
Frank White Unveils First TV Ad in Attorney General Race
With Attorney General Pam Bondi facing term limits after two terms, White, former Judge Ashley Moody and state Rep. Jay Fant are running for the Republican nomination.
Gwen Graham Takes to the TV Airwaves as She Tries to Catch Phil Levine
Graham is running in an increasingly crowded field as billionaire Jeff Greene jumped in the Democratic primary earlier this month. Other candidates include Levine, Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum and Central Florida businessman Chris King.
State Senate Leadership Backs Denise Grimsley in Ag Commissioner Race
The move comes as no surprise as Grimsley led the Senate Agriculture Committee in this year’s session.
Val Demings, Central Florida Democrats Secure DHS Funds to Help Orlando Fight Terrorism
Demings announced this week that Orlando will be getting the funds from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Urban Area Security Initiative (UASI).