Thursday, April 2, 2020
Despite being in her first term on Capitol Hill, U.S. Rep. Donna Shalala, D-Fla., continues to play a major role as Democrats in the U.S. House respond to coronavirus.
Last week, U.S. Rep. Greg Steube, R-Fla., introduced the “End the Normalized Delay of Suppressors (ENDS) Act.” Steube’s proposal would create a 90-day review period for ATF to review and investigate applications for suppressors.
Groups like the Associated General Contractors of America (AGCA) and the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) note a large percentage of Florida construction firms are having a rough time filling positions. Because of that, these groups want the White House to ease up on restrictions dealing with immigration.
Orange County voters will decide if the sales tax will increase by a full percent from 6.5 percent to 7.5 percent with the new revenue penciled in for ongoing transportation needs.
“The Secure U.S. Bases Act requires a thorough vetting process before a foreign student enters the U.S.; creates a special, limited visa for foreign students; and establishes a review process so that DOD is not operating training programs in the U.S. that would be better operated abroad,” Scott’s office noted.
On Thursday, News 6 WKMG reported that a suspect turned herself in. 
Former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg ended his bid for the Democratic presidential nomination on Wednesday after spending $500 million and failing to win anywhere outside American Samoa on Super Tuesday.
Last week, Bilirakis paired up with U.S. Rep. Raul Ruiz, D-Calif., to bring out the “Major Richard Star Act.”
According to a new report by the Teachers Insurance and Annuity Association of America's (TIAA) College Retirement Equities Fund Institute reveals that only 16 percent of millennials are “financially literate” with a basic grasp on finances--which can help why they are leaning towards U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., for president. 
Richard Goble describes himself as the favorite to win the Republican nomination to challenge U.S. Rep. Stephanie Murphy, D-Fla.--or at least that’s what he said he was told from some GOP leader in Washington.