All Hands on Deck as Trump Administration Helps Ron DeSantis, Rick Scott in Florida

Trying to keep the GOP in control of the Governor’s Mansion in Florida, former U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis, R-Fla., is calling on Republicans at the national level, including several members of the Trump administration, to help him out in the final days of the campaign against Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum.

Jeff Greene Continues to Go to Bat for Democrats

While he didn’t win the Democratic gubernatorial nomination, billionaire Jeff Greene continues to help his party with funds. 

Looking Safe for Another Term, Charlie Crist Helps Democrats in Florida, Across the Nation

Crist urged backers this week to support U.S. Rep. Jacky Rosen, D-Nev., as she continues her bid to unseat U.S. Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev., in one of the most closely watched Senate race in the nation. 

Republican Carlos Curbelo Opposes Trump on Birthright Citizenship

Curbelo appeared on “CNN Newsroom” on Thursday and expressed his opposition to Trump saying he was open to issuing an executive order on citizenship.

Andrew Gillum Turns to Eric Holder in the Final Days of Florida Gubernatorial Race

Holder, who served for most of former President Barack Obama’s time in the White House, has opened the door to running for president in 2020. He has also been helping Democrats across the nation

Ted Yoho Wants to Provide Relief for Livestock Haulers

This week, Yoho rounded up more than 50 members of Congress to send a letter to the Federal Motor Carrier Administration, urging it to support a “petition to provide a waiver from certain Hours of Service (HOS) rules for livestock haulers.”

Bill Nelson Ahead of Rick Scott in New Poll of Florida Senate Race

Looking at various media markets in the state, Scott is up big in Pensacola, Panama City and Jacksonville while Nelson holds commanding leads in Miami and West Palm Beach. Nelson holds slighter leads in Tampa, Tallahassee and Gainesville while Scott is up in Fort Myers and Orlando.

News From Around Florida

Pam Bondi goes on the offensive about Bill Nelson and Andrew Gillum, Amendment 4 on restoring voting rights to felons is top issue on Florida talk radio, and don't forget the independent voters in Florida.

Ron DeSantis, Four Florida Republicans Earn High Marks for Backing Immigration Reform

U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., and every Florida Democrat in the House earned “F-” grades from NumbersUSA. So did three South Florida Republicans in the House.

Marco Rubio Helps Out Ron DeSantis in South Florida

The DeSantis team announced on Wednesday that Rubio would campaign with the former congressman on Thursday. They are scheduled to hold events at the Alpha and Omega Church Iglesia Cristiana De Miami and at the Versailles Restaurant.

Marco Rubio, Rand Paul Want Trump to Suspend Nuclear Agreement With Saudi Arabia

Earlier in October, Rubio joined Young and Gardner in calling on Trump to investigate the Saudi role in Khashoggi’s death and consider sanctions. 

Andrew Gillum Tries to Counter Donald Trump With Bernie Sanders

Sanders, who backed Gillum in the primary, will appear in Orlando at the University of Central Florida with businessman Chris King, the Democratic lieutenant governor candidate, and state Rep. Sean Shaw, D-Tampa, who is running for state attorney general.