Kushmer is a former farmer and government relations consultant for the Southwest Florida Water Management District and the owner of several small businesses. With such a lengthy business resume, Kushmer is clear why he is running.
While it is true that overall union membership has declined in recent decades, public-sector unions have grown though they have stabilized in recent years.
Posey has reeled in two cosponsors including one from the Sunshine State as U.S. Rep. Dennis Ross, R-Fla., who is not running for another term but is still part of the House leadership as senior deputy majority whip, is backing the proposal.
The event will be held at the Florida State Fairgrounds Expo Hall in Tampa.
On Tuesday, “Larry Sabato’s Crystal Ball” shifted its look at two races in Florida, downgrading U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan’s R-Fla., chances and improving U.S. Rep. Charlie Crist’s, D-Fla., odds of winning a second term.
Buchanan pointed to the Sunshine State where alligators, Florida panthers and manatee have all been protected by federal laws.
Supporters of the legislation were desperate to tell the public that the measure, which ensures that city employees cannot ask about immigration status, did not make Orlando a sanctuary city.
On Monday, the U.S. House approved a bill giving Americans impacted by international terrorism better access to the judicial system.
The two senators unveiled the “Eliminating Kickbacks in Recovery Act" on Thursday which they insist will “prohibit patient brokering by punishing unscrupulous actors that prey on patients seeking treatment in order to exploit the patient’s insurance.”
U.S. Term Limits (USTL), which is based in the Sunshine State, named Caldwell its “2018 Florida Champion of Term Limits” on Friday.