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Charlie Crist Focuses on Civility on Capitol Hill

May 1, 2018 - 6:00am

Freshman U.S. Rep. Charlie Crist, D-Fla., says he wants to help change the tone of national politics.

Dan Webster's Sustainable Shark and Fisheries Trade Act Championed in Senate by Marco Rubio, Lisa Murkowski

April 30, 2018 - 8:30pm
Marco Rubio, Dan Webster and Lisa Murkowski

At the end of last week, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., and U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, announced they would champion in the Senate U.S. Rep. Dan Webster’s, R-Fla., proposal for the  U.S. Commerce Department to increase regulation on the international shark trade.

Florida's Senators, John Rutherford Want Navy to Keep Ships at Mayport for Maintenance

April 30, 2018 - 8:30am

Florida’s two U.S. senators--Democrat Bill Nelson and Republican Marco Rubio--and U.S. Rep, John Rutherford, R-Fla., are pressing the Navy secretary on why some ships are not having their maintenance done at Mayport on the First Coast. 

Marco Rubio Champions VA Education, Transition Reform

April 30, 2018 - 6:00am
Marco Rubio and Maggie Hassan

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., is championing an effort to reform the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, saying his proposal will help veterans transition into the civilian workforce. 

Marco Rubio Goes to Bat for Arizona Senate Hopeful Martha McSally

April 28, 2018 - 6:00am
Marco Rubio and Martha McSally

While he won’t be facing voters this November, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., is getting active for the campaign season, going to bat this week as the GOP looks to hold on to its majority in the U.S. Senate. 

Marco Rubio, Bill Nelson Want Secret Service to Do More to Prevent School Shootings

April 26, 2018 - 6:00am
Marco Rubio and Bill Nelson

Florida’s two U.S. senators teamed up with U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, and U.S. Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, to introduce legislation giving the U.S. Secret Service’s National Threat Assessment Center (NTAC)  more of a role in stopping school shootings.

Marco Rubio Showcases National American Conservatism

April 24, 2018 - 6:00am

Now well into his second term in the U.S. Senate and with a bid for the Republican presidential nomination under his belt, Marco Rubio is showing no plans to get off the national stage. 

Connie Mack's Gone But Rand Paul, Mark Sanford Push his 'Penny Plan'

April 23, 2018 - 3:30pm
Rand Paul, Connie Mack and Mark Sanford

Former U.S. Rep. Connie Mack, R-Fla., might be long gone from Congress but his “Penny Plan” lives on. 

Vern Buchanan, Stephanie Murphy Team Up to Battle Opioid Problem

April 21, 2018 - 6:00am
Vern Buchanan and Stephanie Murphy

This week, two members of the Florida delegation--Republican U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan and Democrat U.S. Rep. Stephanie Murphy--unveiled a proposal to tackle the nation’s opioid problem. 

Florida Delegation: New Cuban Leader's a Puppet of Raul Castro

April 20, 2018 - 6:00am
Marco Rubio, Miguel Diaz Canel and Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

With Miguel Diaz-Canel taking over from Raul Castro as the leader of the communist regime in Cuba, members of the Florida congressional delegation insisted this week that the change of leadership is meaningless. 



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