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Kathy Castor Makes Early Endorsements as Florida Democrats Look Ahead to 2022

The daughter of prominent Florida Democrat Betty Castor, U.S. Rep. Kathy Castor, D-Fla., was first elected to Congress in 2006 and had put in terms on the U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee.  When U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., brought back the Select Committee on Climate Crisis, Castor took a major jump up the ladder as she was picked to lead it. Two and a half years later, Castor still wields the gavel on it. 

Florida Delegation Starts Weighing in on Third Coronavirus Relief Proposal

On Thursday, U.S. Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., offered his take on what should be included in the latest effort against coronavirus. 

Charlie Crist Urges Nancy Pelosi to Back Paid Sick Leave, Medicaid Expansion in Coronavirus...

On Wednesday, U.S. Rep. Charlie Crist, D-Fla. sent a letter to U.S. House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and U.S. House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer, D-Mary., suggesting additional provisions to bolster the upcoming coronavirus response package.

Steny Hoyer, Nancy Pelosi’s Top Lieutenant, Headed to South Florida to Defend Obamacare

One of the top Democrats on Capitol Hill will be in South Florida on Thursday to join a congresswomen to focus on healthcare. U.S. House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer, D-Mary., is scheduled to appear in...

Florida Congresswoman Stresses the Importance of NATO

Demings was part of a group including U.S. House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer, D-Mary., and U.S. Rep. Tom Cole, R-Okla., which visited Denmark, Hungary and Luxembourg.

Ron DeSantis Invites the JFK Comparisons

JFK is, of course, a Democratic icon but he wasn’t exactly a liberal on several fronts, ranging from taxes to foreign policy. While many members of the Cuban community in South Florida still haven’t forgiven JFK for not going all out during the Bay of Pigs operation, DeSantis would be wise to take a few pages out of the 35th president’s playbook.

Kathy Castor Takes to the National Stage With Climate Crisis Committee Leadership

“Already, more than 3.2 million Americans are working in clean energy jobs. We can do more and make those quality, family-sustaining jobs that are accessible to everyone,” Castor said.

Kathy Castor Looks Primed for a Major Role on Capitol Hill

Castor burst onto the national stage last when U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., brought back the  Select Committee on Climate Crisis and promptly named the Florida congresswoman to chair it. 

After a Good 2018, Stephanie Murphy’s Star is on the Rise on Capitol Hill

Finishing up her first term in Congress, U.S. Rep. Stephanie Murphy, D-Fla., had a successful 2018 and is increasingly one of the more prominent members of the Florida delegation despite her lack of seniority on Capitol Hill. 

Steny Hoyer Looks Set to be House Majority Leader With Help of Florida Democrats

While U.S. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., is fighting for the gavel, Hoyer announced on Tuesday that more than 180 Democrats are already behind his bid to be the number two man in the House.