Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Even as President Donald Trump headed to Florida to speak about Medicaid at the Villages, political leaders from the Sunshine State clashed on the possibility of impeaching him. 
The National Shooting Sports Foundation reported that gun sales and background checks have increased since mass shootings which took place in August.
With 13 months to go until the election, President Donald Trump is headed to Florida this week and Medicare will be front and center.
State Rep. Shevrin Jones, D-West Park, has proposed decriminalizing possessing a small amount of marijuana possession but the idea has drawn fire.
Florida’s two senators on Capitol Hill are teaming up to ensure victims of natural disasters aren’t penalized by one branch of the federal government for refusing loans from another part of it. 
This week, from his seat on the U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., was able to secure funds for the Sunshine State as appropriations bills gained momentum in the upper chamber.
State Rep. Cindy Polo, D – West Palm Beach, filed a bill designed to prevent law enforcement agencies from detaining suspected illegal immigrants.
The GOP lost the seat to former state Sen. Geri Thompson who returned to the Florida House with her win last year.
On Monday, Scott spoke at the Concordia Summit on the threat of China to the United States’ national security and he returned to that theme on Tuesday. 
A new report finds, when it comes to the prosecution of crimes, blacks on the First Coast have had more cases dismissed than those whites or Hispanics.