Friday, November 22, 2019
From her perch on the Hispanic Caucus Education and Labor Task Force, freshman U.S. Rep. Debbie Mucarsel-Powell, D-Fla., is backing two proposals to change how defaulted student loans are considered in credit reports.
Florida’s two U.S. senators reached out to the chairwoman of the National Endowment of the Arts (NEA), wondering why federal funds were used to support exhibits shown at Duke University’s Nasher Museum of Art and Northwestern University’s Block Museum of Art which included portraits of Communist revolutionary Ché Guevara.
“Humans are exposed to low doses of ionizing radiation every day from natural and man-made sources ranging from cosmic rays to CT scans,” Posey’s office noted. “However, there is a lack of research and analysis on the biological effects of this kind of radiation."
On a party lines vote on Thursday, the U.S. House voted to formalize an impeachment inquiry focused on President Donald Trump.
Spano stressed the important role veterans play in Central Florida and talked about his efforts to help them on Capitol Hill.
Two Democrats in the state House--Rep. Margaret Good of Sarasota and Rep. Joy Goff-Marcil of Maitland--have teamed up with state Sen. Keith Perry, R-Gainesville, to create a new license plate to showcase the solar industry in the Sunshine State.
At the end of last week, three South Florida Democrats in Congress--U.S. Reps. Debbie Mucarsel-Powell, Donna Shalala and Debbie Wasserman Schultz--wrote a letter urging President Donald Trump to appoint a National Security Advisor that will take the crisis in Venezuela seriously and urge swift granting of Temporary Protected Status (TPS) to Venezuelans currently residing in the United States.
Putnam opened up his Jacksonville campaign office on Saturday, just north of DeSantis’ district and one of his chief areas of support.
The husband of a major candidate’s ties to a Ukranian oligarch, who is accused of backing contract murders, were exposed on the national level.
Last week, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., met with Judge Brett Kavanaugh and doubled down on his support of President Donald Trump’s nominee to the Supreme Court of the U.S.