This week, U.S. Rep. Stephanie Murphy, D-Fla., announced that more federal money will be heading to Central Florida to help Orlando Sanford International Airport (SFB).
It looks like a soggy Labor Day weekend ahead in South Florida thanks to a tropical wave now approaching the state. Already the South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) has moved into action, preparing the regional flood control system to handle heavy local rainfall.
At an event at Moffitt Cancer Center on Thursday, Gov. Rick Scott showcased the state’s investments in fighting cancer in recent years.
On Monday , Volunteer Florida CEO David Mica, Jr., announced that Volunteer Florida received $24.3 million in funding to administer 38 AmeriCorps programs throughout Florida in 2018-2019. The funding includes $12,396,359 in federal grants from the Corporation for National and Community Service and $11,932,832 in local match.
U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, who spent much of Friday in Captiva surveying area damage from blue-green algae and red tide, afterward moderated a roundtable discussion with local officials to discuss water quality issues and the local economic impacts of the devastating algal outbreaks.
In an effort to make certain all appropriate officials are clear, Gov. Rick Scott sent a letter to Florida’s locally-elected supervisors of elections on Wednesday highlighting the state’s partnership with them.
Gov. Rick Scott announced Wednesday the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) will provide an additional $3 million in grant funding to assist local communities impacted by red tide.
Gov. Rick Scott continues to build his lead over U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., in one of the most closely watched U.S. Senate contests in the nation.
A new poll from Florida Atlantic University (FAU) shows a close contest for the Republican gubernatorial nomination while U.S. Rep. Gwen Graham, D-Fla., has a commanding lead in the Democratic primary.
With a week to go until the primary, state Sen. Denise Grimsley, R-Lake Placid, running for the Republican nomination to be Florida’s next agriculture commissioner, reeled in the support of three congressmen and two former congressmen.