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Elizabeth Warren Continues to Focus on Florida

Warren praised the Florida Democrats for focusing on all 67 counties in the Sunshine State and insisted the races “will have massive ramifications nationally.”

Attacks Are Flying as Ron DeSantis, Andrew Gillum Battle to be Florida’s Next Governor

On Monday, the Republican Governors Association (RGA) went to bat for former U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis, R-Fla., and took aim at Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum’s economic proposals, insisting they would lead to an extra $1 billion in taxes on businesses. 

To Fight Red Tide, Rick Scott Sends $1.2 Million to Help Redfish Repopulate

“This stocking effort will support and sustain local redfish populations and address concerns regarding impact of red tide on marine fisheries along the coast of Southwest Florida.”

AG Candidates Locked in Close Race on Florida’s Undercard

Lost in the shadows of an important U.S. Senate race and a close gubernatorial contest, the two candidates hoping to replace term limited Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi are making their cases to voters across the Sunshine State. 

Florida Delegation Wants EAA Storage Reservoir by Lake Okeechobee to Fight Toxic Algae

With toxic algae and red tide continuing to impact the Sunshine State, three members of the Florida delegation scored a win this week on Capitol Hill to help alleviate the problems.
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SBA Issues Disaster Declarations on Red Tide, Toxic Algae

On Wednesday night, Gov. Rick Scott announced that the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) approved his requests and issued disaster declarations for South Florida due to the continued toxic algae and red tide problems. Scott...

Florida Republicans Call for Unity, Rip Democratic Ticket

A week and a half after the primary, the GOP in Florida held its own unity rally, bringing candidates together that will appear on the November ballot,and asking for support across Florida. At Ace Café...

Polls Showing Andrew Gillum, Ron DeSantis Running Close

Florida has been the leading swing state in recent years in presidential races and close gubernatorial contests like what we saw in 2010 and 2014. Based on where DeSantis and Gillum are in the polls, Florida can expect another nail biter.

Florida Democrats Tout Unity After Primary

Florida Democrats say they are ready for November and have put what at times was a contentious primary behind them. Four of the five candidates who competed in last Tuesday’s gubernatorial primary appeared at an...

Rick Scott Sends Another $3 Million to Counties Hit by Red Tide

Scott announced on Friday that the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is sending another $3 million to help Floridians impacted by red tide, raising the total sent to that area to $9 million. 
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Marco Rubio Tours Treasure Coast to Survey Toxic Algae Damage

Along with staff from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the South Florida Water Management Division and local officials, Rubio toured the St. Lucie Lock and Dam. After the tour on Thursday, the Florida Republican weighed in on the matter. 

Rick Scott Names Interim DCF Secretary

Scott named Rebecca Kapusta, who has been with DCF for more than a decade, as interim secretary on Tuesday. She takes over from outgoing Secretary Mike Carroll and will take over her new duties start on September 6.