Sunday, April 21, 2019
“In the 21st century, we should recognize that have new sources of insecurity and an even more fundamental risk, which is financial insecurity when you start a family,” Rubio said when he brought the bill out on Wednesday.
DeSantis is doing well with voters of all political affiliations. Republicans are firmly behind the governor with 72 percent of them approving DeSantis while only 11 percent disapprove of him.
The union that represents police officers in Melbourne wants Chief David Gillespie fired over allegations he retaliated against a former officer and claims that he tried to put a permanent mark on her record when she left the department.
U.S. Rep. John Larson’s proposal would gradually raise the Federal Insurance Contributions Act (FICA) tax, also known as the “payroll tax,” from 12.4 percent to 14.8 percent. The current 12.4 percent is split between employers and employees.
State Rep. Anna Eskamani, D-Orlando, introduced the bill which let illegal immigrants use documents like an unexpired foreign passport or a birth certificate from another nation to get a drivers license.
More than 20 ministers lobbied in Tallahassee and they represent a small but growing group of religious leaders supporting progressive causes, including LGBT equality, on the basis of scripture.
Bilirakis weighed in on the index and his time in Congress, insisting he had taken a page from his father former U.S. Rep. Michael Bilirakis, R-Fla., who was first elected to Congress in 1982 and retired after the 2006 elections when his son took over.
Mast paired up with the two leaders of the U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee to introduce the  “Palestinian International Terrorism Support Prevention Act" which “imposes sanctions on foreign persons, agencies and governments that assist Hamas, the Palestinian Islamic Jihad or their affiliates.”
Former Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum showed this week that he wants to remain a force in Florida politics despite being edged by Republican Ron DeSantis in last year’s gubernatorial campaign. Gillum held an event at Florida Memorial University (FMU) on...
In recent years, the debate across Florida has focused on whether short terms rentals should be regulated by state lawmakers in Tallahassee or if local city and county officials should be making decisions on them.