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.
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.
Pointing to the impact of Hurricane Irma, Nelson doubled down on his efforts to get the federal government to establish fuel reserves on both the east and west coasts of Florida.
Rutherford’s proposal would reauthorize the 2001 Secure Our Schools program and send $50 million to schools around the nation for school safety.
Val Demings and Darren Soto are original cosponsors. Seven other cosponsors, including U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Fla., have signed on since the bill was introduced.
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.
Graham is not the only statewide candidate Sink is backing in 2018.
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.
Rubio becomes the second Republican holding statewide office to support Spano’s congressional bid.