Saturday, October 19, 2019
U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., a member of the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee, took to the Senate floor on Thursday to talk about U.S. policy toward Syria and the long-term challenges to U.S. national security in the region following Turkey’s incursion in Northern Syria.
AAA released a report on Monday noting that the week began with the average gallon of gas in Florida costing $2.42, well below the national average of $2.64 and six cents lower than the start of last week.
As Ecuador reels from continued protests over high oil prices, the first member of Congress born in South America weighed in last week. Freshman U.S. Rep. Debbie Mucarsel-Powell, D-Fla., was born in Ecuador and moved to the U.S. when she...
Some U.S, government officials are pressuring American businesses to pull out of Venezuela in the noble effort to oust the murderous and illegitimate regime of “President” Nicolas Maduro. But in the case of U.S. energy companies, we should think...
On Thursday, U.S. Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., wrote the president of NonLethal Technologies, Inc. requesting a meeting after learning that the company has provided the Hong Kong police with tear gas that is now being used against protesters. Last week,...
The Peace Corps has rejected U.S. Sen. Rick Scott’s, R-Fla., call to end operations in China and refocus them in the Bahamas which were devastated by Hurricane Dorian last month. Back in July, Dr. Jody Olsen, the director of the...
With Thursday marking the 108th National Day of Taiwan, a congressman from the Sunshine State called on the U.S. to remain a “strong ally” of that nation which is threatened by communist China. U.S. Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, R-Fla., is one...
Florida’s two U.S. senators turned their attention to Brazil this week as one of them met the leader of that nation and the other warned about a prominent Brazilian company. U.S. Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., was in South America this...
This week, Florida’s two Republicans in the U.S. Senate--Marco Rubio and Rick Scott--continued to back the Trump administration’s actions against tech companies closely tied to the Chinese regime. Rubio applauded the Trump administration for sanctioning almost 30 Chinese companies that...
U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., is starting to resurface as a factor in Florida politics.