Cortes came out swinging at Ward, taking aim at comments he made at a forum in Mount Dora in which he said Puerto Ricans should not be allowed to vote in the Sunshine State.
Estimates hold that PEPFAR initiative has helped more than 14 million people across the world.
As Democrats look to flip the U.S. House in November, the New Democrat Coalition (NDC) in Congress and its PAC could be playing a large role in their efforts.
Earlier this week, Scott unveiled the support of 55 of the sheriffs who lead law enforcement in all 67 counties across Florida.
Despite the endorsement, Manjarres does not have an open shot at the Republican nomination.
Demings announced this week that Orlando will be getting the funds from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Urban Area Security Initiative (UASI).
Harris insisted that the stakes are high in the Sunshine State with control of the Senate at stake in Florida.
More than a third of likely Republican primary voters--34 percent--remain undecided.
Pundits from across the nation consider this South Florida congressional race as a prime opportunity for the Democrats to flip a seat currently held by a Republican.
Nelson’s team assured USA Today at the end of the last month that they aren’t worried about Scott yet but some Democrats say he should be.