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Todd Carney: How Red is Florida?

In recent years, many conservative media stars have moved to Florida. Republican governor Ron DeSantis’ leadership on COVID-19 and other issues has won admirers and helped make him a presidential contender. Donald Trump won...

Barney Bishop: Biden Needs to Act Like Harry Truman, Not as Obama Would

Harry S.‭ ‬Truman,‭ ‬the‭ ‬33rd president of the United States,‭ ‬was an accidental leader due to the sudden death of Franklin Roosevelt during the closing months of World War II.‭ Known for being feisty,‭ ‬hard-nosed‭...

Kathy Castor: 2.7 Million Floridians Signed Up for Health Insurance Under Affordable Care Act

Last week, U.S. Rep. Kathy Castor, D-Fla., announced that 2.7 million Floridians - a substantial increase over the 2.1 million Floridians last year - enrolled in health insurance under the Affordable Care Act (ACA)...

Tommy Hicks Jr.: Hispanic Support Surging for Florida Republicans

Floridians are no strangers to close elections. From 2000’s cliffhanger presidential race to the 2018 U.S. Senate recount, Florida has been home to some of the nation’s closest election contests. But that’s starting to...

Nine Months into the Presidency, Joe Biden’s Polling Worse than Barack Obama and Bill...

In an op-ed in The Hill, Doug Schoen, who worked as a campaign advisor to former President Bill Clinton and former U.S. Sec. of State Hillary Clinton, Doug Schoen stressed that President Joe Biden's...

Marco Rubio: If Biden Wants a Nuclear Deal With Iran, He Needs to Send...

Rubio paired up with U.S. Sens. John Barrasso, R-Wy., Ted Cruz, R-Texas, Ron Johnson, R-Wisc., and Jim Risch, R-Idaho, on an amendment which “would ensure the proper constitutional check by requiring that the President submit to Congress any renewed nuclear deal with Iran as a treaty" and “reaffirms the Senate’s role of advice and consent, as well as prevents waiving, suspending, reducing or limiting the application of sanctions before the Senate has concurred.” Johnson took the lead in filing the amendment. 

Rick Scott Backs Marsha Blackburn’s Proposal to Stop Nuclear Deal With Iran

Other backers of Blackburn’s proposal include U.S. Sens. Ted Cruz, R-Texas., Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, and Mike Lee, R-Utah.

Florida’s Senators Oppose Biden Administration Bringing Back Nuclear Deal With Iran

Back in February, U.S. Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., introduced a resolution “expressing opposition to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) and urging President Biden to work with Congress and refuse to re-join the deal without significant reform” that he introduced back in February.
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Rick Scott Leads the Fight on Capitol Hill Against Bringing Back Nuclear Deal With...

Over the weekend, Scott came out swinging at the agreement which the Trump administration ended. 

Rick Scott: Time to End Permanent Normal Trade Relations With China

U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe, R-Okla., and Scott are co-sponsoring the bill which U.S. Rep. Chris Smith is championing in the U.S. House.

Marco Rubio, Bob Menendez Want Biden Administration to Re-designate Haiti for TPS

In their letter, the senators cite the importance of reinstating protection to eligible Haitians in the United States that are unable to return safely to their homeland due to a compounding set of devastation from national disasters, political unrest, and extraordinary conditions facing the island.

Florida’s Senators, Maria Elvira Salazar Want to Keep Cuba Listed as State Sponsor of...

Last week, Florida’s two U.S. senators--Republicans Marco Rubio and Rick Scott--teamed up with U.S. Rep. Maria Elvira Salazar, R-Fla., and U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Tex., on the “Fighting Oppression until the Reign of Castro Ends (FORCE) Act” to keep Cuba on the State Sponsor of Terrorism List.