Other provisions being discussed include making it easier for employers to offer annuities, which would make it harder for retirees to outlive their savings.
Backed by the Estuary Caucus, Posey was able to add the funds as part of the Interior and Environment Appropriations bill.
On Thursday, the Congressional Leadership Fund (CLF), a Super PAC connected to the GOP leadership in the U.S. House, joined in, hitting Mucarsel-Powell on the matter in a new radio ad.
On Thursday, United Conservatives, group backing state Rep. Frank White, launched a new radio ad, bashing Moody on a host of fronts including suing President Donald Trump and questioning her conservative credentials.
Looking to recruit advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs) based in the Sunshine State, the new program will be mostly online with three campus visits. The program will take six semesters to complete 30 credit hours.
For the first time since his campaign for the Republican gubernatorial nomination began, U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis, R-Fla, held a public event in the metro Orlando area and his campaign produced a big turnout,
On Wednesday, Scott called on the LBC to approve $340 million in U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) fund to help citrus in Florida. The funds are part of a $2.3 billion federal package passed earlier in the year.
Pointing to China hitting the U.S. with a $34 billion tariff on products including pork, poultry, soybeans, corn and Florida lobsters, Curbelo said South Florida could feel the sting, noting that lobster fishing adds almost $50 million annually to the economy in the Keys alone.
Former Judge Ashley Moody drew heavy fire this week from United Conservatives, a group backing state Rep. Frank White, R-Pensacola, in the primary.
Just last month, Moody’s gave Florida a “AAA” credit rating, the highest the state has ever seen.