Thursday, December 13, 2018
With Democrats projected to take control of the U.S. House from the GOP on Tuesday, they picked up two congressional seats in South Florida as they crafted their new majority. With U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, R-Fla., retiring from Congress. former...
Curbelo appeared on “CNN Newsroom” on Thursday and expressed his opposition to Trump saying he was open to issuing an executive order on citizenship.
On Monday, the U.S. House approved a bill giving Americans impacted by international terrorism better access to the judicial system. 
Rubio appeared on NBC 6 Miami and said that the expressway project needs to take a backseat to Everglades restoration. 
DeSantis sent a letter to U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wisc., announcing his resignation, backdating it to the start of the month and not drawing any salary for September. 
Two weeks until the general election, a prominent national pundit expects the Democrats to flip 25-35 U.S. House seats, enough to take control, and has upgraded three of that party’s candidates chances in the Sunshine State. 
This week, Curbelo announced that FEMA was sending a $1.7 million grant to Key West’s Accelerated Debris Removal operations to help continued cleanup efforts after the hurricane.  
This is the first of three expected “minibus” bills House Republicans are expected to take up in the coming weeks in response to the Trump administration’s calls for less spending and criticism of hastily passed omnibus bills. 
Across Florida, candidates running in next month’s Republican primaries are showcasing their stances on immigration and trying to use it as wedge issue to beat the competition. 
U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis, R-Fla., rolled to an easy victory in the Republican gubernatorial primary, racking up almost a 20-point victory over state Agricultural Commissioner Adam Putnam. DeSantis thanked the crowd of supporters gathered at the ballroom of the...