Saturday, October 19, 2019
On Thursday, Gov. Ron DeSantis and Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) Secretary Simone Marstiller announced the number of juvenile arrests declined eight percent in Fiscal Year 2018-2019.
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, American consumers spend more on taxes than clothes, health care and food combined.
Freshman U.S. Rep. Ross Spano, R-Fla., is running for reelection--but first he is repaying money he lent his campaign last year. That money is the subject of an ethics complaint and investigation that could be hindering Spano’s efforts to bank cash in what could end up being a hotly contested seat.
This month, the expansion of the Guardian Program took effect in schools across Florida schools. The program allows trained teachers to be armed and carry a concealed weapon on school grounds.
Last week, freshman U.S. Rep. Donna Shalala, D-Fla., hosted a roundtable event in South Florida with U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., top lieutenant--and the GOP is trying to showcase it. Shalala and U.S. House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer, D-Md.,...
U.S. Rep. Nita Lowey, D-NY, announced last week that she is retiring--meaning one of the most powerful members of Congress is headed off of Capitol Hill. Now 82, Lowey has been a fixture in Congress since the 1988 elections when...
Since Florida first cast its Electoral College votes for Zachary Taylor back in 1848, the Sunshine State has never been on a national presidential ticket--but that could be changing based on reports this week. The Daily Beast reported on Thursday...
One of the top Democrats on Capitol Hill will be in South Florida on Thursday to join a congresswomen to focus on healthcare. U.S. House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer, D-Mary., is scheduled to appear in Miami with U.S. Rep. Donna...
The Florida Democratic Party (FDP) is holding its state convention this week--and the top contenders for the party’s presidential nomination are avoiding it. From October 11 through October 13, almost 2,000 Democrats from across Florida will hit Walt Disney World...
A new report from the Pew Research Center shows which federal agencies Americans sees favorably and which ones they dislike. The survey of more than 2,000 American adults was taken last month and respondents were asked their thoughts on more...