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Val Demings, Haiti Caucus: ‘Travel to Haiti is Not Safe

With 17 missionaries kidnapped by a criminal gang in Haiti this weekend, the co-chairs of the U.S. House Haiti Caucus weighed in this week. U.S....
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Ron DeSantis Announces $6.1 Million for Workforce Training in Hernando County

This week, Gov. Ron DeSantis announced more than $6.1 million is being awarded to Hernando County through the Florida Job Growth Grant Fund for...

Marco Rubio Backs Florida Congressmen’s New Home Loan Program for Law Enforcement, Firefighters, Teachers

Back in May, two congressmen from North Florida championed a bill to establish “a new home loan assistance program that makes homeownership more accessible...
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DeSantis Directs DEO to Request the Indefinite Suspension of Collection on Reemployment Assistance Overpayments

At the direction of Gov. Ron DeSantis, at the end of last week, the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) submitted a request to...

Florida Legislators Want to Close DUI Loophole

With the Florida Legislature currently holding committee meetings in Tallahassee and the regular session looming at the start of next year, at the end...
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Jimmy Patronis Issues Tips to Protect Consumers During National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

In recognition of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month in October, last week, state Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Jimmy Patronis encouraged Floridians to 'Be Cyber Smart'...

Florida Delegation Urges Biden, Interior Department to Reject Drilling in the Everglades

Last week, members of the Florida congressional delegation sent a letter to President Joe Biden and Interior Secretary Deb Haaland detailing their concerns regarding...

‘School Board Moms’ Could Shape Local Elections in 2022

Education issues--including school closures due to mask mandates and unions not wanting to send teachers back to the classroom--are front and center meaning some...

Ron DeSantis: North Port Getting $1.7 Million from Florida Job Growth Grant Fund

Last week, Gov. Ron DeSantis announced the Florida Job Growth Grant Fund is sending North Port $1.69 million for a water and wastewater infrastructure...
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Vern Buchanan: FCC Needs to Do More to Ensure Telephone Companies Crack Down on...

Last week, U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan, R-Fla., pushed the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to do more to cut down on robocalls and scams. Buchanan pointed...