Every Democrat in the Florida congressional delegation, including those like U.S. Reps. Charlies Crist and Stephanie Murphy at the more moderate end of the Democratic caucus, voted in favor of the $1.75 trillion spending bill which would allow the...
On Tuesday, U.S. Rep. Kathy Castor, D-Fla., was able to get her “Promoting Resources to Expand Vaccination, Education and New Treatments for HPV (PREVENT HPV) Cancers Act” through the U.S. House. The House passed the bill on a voice vote...
This week, Emmett Reed, the CEO of the Florida Health Care Association (FHCA), told the Florida House Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee that, almost two years into the pandemic, chronic staffing shortages, ongoing costs to fight COVID-19, and stagnant occupancy...
By now, it’s a known fact that veterans in the United States face a high risk of developing serious illnesses as a result of toxic exposure. Even non-combat veterans are at risk of being exposed to toxic substances. Almost...
Labor unions are now joining businesses in criticizing the timing of COVID vaccine mandates. With federal vaccine mandates already going into place, several labor unions that supported Joe Biden and Democrats in 2020, are calling on the White House to...
This week, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., led a bipartisan group of Florida congressional members in writing a letter to Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Administrator Chiquita Brooks-LaSure urging the agency to exclude low-volume modalities such as...
Last week, Florida’s two U.S. senators--Republicans Marco Rubio and Rick Scott--championed the “Protecting Working Families from Federal Overreach Act.” The bill “would allow states to use unspent COVID-19 relief funds to pay federal fines on behalf of private employers who...