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Florida Has Archaeological Evidence of 7,000-Year-Old Site in the Gulf of Mexico

February 28, 2018 - 11:30am
Secretary of State Ken Detzner announced Wednesday that archaeological investigations located a 7,000-year-old Native American ancestral burial site in the Gulf of Mexico near Venice. The Manasota Key Offshore (MKO) archaeological site is unprecedented, according to a Florida Department of State news statement. 

Voters in the Dark on Florida Gubernatorial Candidates

February 27, 2018 - 4:15pm
Philip Levine, Gwen Graham, Adam Putnam and Ron DeSantis

Floridians are in the dark on who they want as the Sunshine State’s next governor, according to a new poll from Quinnipiac University.

Bill Nelson With Slight Lead Over Rick Scott in New Q-Poll

February 27, 2018 - 3:45pm
Bill Nelson and Rick Scott

As he runs for a fourth term in the U.S. Senate, Florida Democrat Bill Nelson has a narrow lead over Gov. Rick Scott, a new poll shows.

Marco Rubio: US, Canada and Mexico Should Host World Cup in 2026

February 26, 2018 - 6:30pm

Florida Republican U.S Sen. Marco Rubio wants the U.S. to pair up with Canada and Mexico to host the world’s premier  soccer tournament come 2026. 

Along with Missouri Republican Roy Blunt and Maryland Democrat Chris Van Hollen, Rubio rounded up more than 40 senators to sign a letter urging President Donald Trump to work with the other two North American nations to host the FIFA World Cup in 2026. 

Florida Republicans, Democrats Undecided in Gubernatorial Race

February 20, 2018 - 5:30pm
Gwen Graham, Adam Putnam and Philip Levine

Democrats and Republicans alike across Florida are not sure who they want to see replace term limited Gov. Rick Scott, a new poll shows.

Bill Nelson, Rick Scott Running Close in New Poll

February 20, 2018 - 5:15pm
Bill Nelson and Rick Scott

A new poll shows Florida voters should expect a close race in November if Gov. Rick Scott decides to challenge U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla.

Tom Rooney Won't Run in November

February 19, 2018 - 4:15pm
Tom Rooney

In a major stunner, U.S. Rep. Tom Rooney, R-Fla., announced Monday he will not run for reelection in November. 

Scott Convenes Leaders to Work on Solutions to Keep Florida Students Safe

February 19, 2018 - 3:30pm

Gov. Rick Scott has organized state and local leaders to meet Tuesday for workshops at the Florida Department of Education (DOE), the Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF) and the Florida Sheriffs Association.

Darren Soto, Mike Bost Team Up on Soil Quality Bill

February 17, 2018 - 6:00am
Darren Soto and Mike Bost

U.S. Rep. Darren Soto, D-Fla., is teaming up with U.S. Rep. Mike Bost, R-Ill., to allow more experts, including Certified Crop Advisors and Certified Agronomists, to act as Technical Service Providers for nutrient management.

Pointing to Rob Porter, Stephanie Murphy Wants to Limit Access to Highly Sensitive Intelligence

February 15, 2018 - 6:00am
Stephanie Murphy and Rob Porter

In the aftermath of the director of National Intelligence saying that staffers with interim security clearance--such as former White House aide Rob Porter who is facing accusations of domestic abuse--should not have access to classified information, a member of the Florida delegation introduced a bill to remove that access.




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