Saturday, June 6, 2020
While she took aim at the Trump administration on the matter, Shalala also called out some of her fellow Democrats.
On Friday, U.S. Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla. spoke at the Hudson Institute on China’s threat to the United States’ national security and economic stability, and how the international community must stand united against China and fight for human rights.
According to a new report by the Teachers Insurance and Annuity Association of America's (TIAA) College Retirement Equities Fund Institute reveals that only 16 percent of millennials are “financially literate” with a basic grasp on finances--which can help why they are leaning towards U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., for president. 
Two congressmen from the Sunshine State weighed in on the upcoming elections in Guyana. 
On Saturday, after the Trump administration reached a deal with the Taliban to end the longest war in American history, U.S. Rep. Michael Waltz, R-Fla., the first Green Beret to serve in Congress and a veteran who served in Afghanistan, expressed his skepticism about the agreement.
On Sunday night, the Florida Department of Health announced that two residents of the state’s west coast tested positive for the virus.
The bill would have the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) “identify a consistent, federal set of best available forward-looking metrological information." The bill would also have the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) “make that information available to standards-developing organizations, with advice and technical assistance to help ensure organizations are able to incorporate this information into standards, building codes and voluntary certifications.”
On Friday, two members of the Florida delegation--U.S. Reps. Val Demings, D-Fla., and Michael Waltz, R-Fla.--introduced a resolution to welcome the statue of Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune to the U.S. Capitol. The statue will be the first statue of a Black American to represent a state in Statuary Hall.
Richard Goble describes himself as the favorite to win the Republican nomination to challenge U.S. Rep. Stephanie Murphy, D-Fla.--or at least that’s what he said he was told from some GOP leader in Washington.
Last week, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., teamed up with U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., a fellow member of the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee, on a resolution commending the work of GAVI and its partners for their efforts to expand vaccines and immunizations to the most vulnerable, especially children, in developing countries.