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Gainesville State Rep Works With Moving Company to Deliver Hurricane Ian Relief Supplies

At the end of last week, state Rep. Yvonne Hayes Hinson, D-Gainesville, announced that she partnered with Two Men and a Truck of Gainesville to deliver relief supplies to those affected by Hurricane Ian...

Lori Berman, Yvonne Hayes Hinson Team Up on Safe Waterways Act

In Tallahassee this week, state Sen. Lori Berman, D-Delray Beach, and state Rep. Yvonne Hayes Hinson, D-Gainesville, showcased their “Safe Waterways Act” proposal. The legislation will require county health departments to post and maintain warning...

Yvonne Hayes Hinson Offers Bill to Repeal Florida’s Stand Your Ground Law

“To this day, the murder of Trayvon Martin at the hands of George Zimmerman haunts the African American community,” said Hinson. “We have seen throughout history various laws and legal principles enacted to preserve the status quo of white supremacy. Stand Your Ground is no different. It’s long past time for Florida to go in a new direction.”

Ted Yoho Backs Trump on Migrant Caravan

Yoho is a possible contender to replace U.S. Rep. Ed Royce, R-Calif., the outgoing chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee. 

Ted Yoho Backs Trump’s Call for Cabinet Secretaries to Cut Their Budgets by Five...

First elected to Congress in 2012, Yoho has been one of the leading fiscal conservatives in Congress in recent years, even challenging then U.S. House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, for the gavel and House leadership and pointing to concerns about spending. 

Ted Yoho: The US Will Stand With Indonesia After Earthquake, Tsunami

With more than 1,400 dead in Indonesia due to the recent earthquake and tsunami, a key congressional leader from Florida said the U.S. is prepared to help in that country’s recovery.