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Trump Florida Campaign Manager Susie Wiles Endorses Blaise Ingoglia for RPOF Chair

December 5, 2016 - 9:00am
Blaise Ingoglia and Susie Wiles

President-Elect Donald Trump’s Florida campaign manager Susie Wiles is going all in for Republican Party of Florida chair Blaise Ingoglia, officially endorsing his re-election bid for the job Monday morning.

From Mayor's Office to Governor's Mansion: Andrew Gillum Ponders 2018 Bid

December 4, 2016 - 7:00pm
Andrew Gillum

Another name is circulating around political circles to run for governor in 2018. Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum’s name is floating around as a possible contender to take the state’s top job in politics, and some say it wouldn’t be a bad pick for the Democrats in two years.

Teachers Rise Up to Protest Trump Education Secretary Betsy DeVos

December 2, 2016 - 11:30pm

Teachers continue to dump criticisms on President-Elect Donald Trump’s pick for U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos, taking to Twitter and sticking it to national, state and local lawmakers urging them to oppose her nomination as the nation’s leader on public education.

Florida DOH: Part of Miami Zika-Free

December 2, 2016 - 6:15pm

A section of Miami where mosquitoes were transmitting the Zika virus has finally been cleared after months of state and federal intervention, Gov. Rick Scott announced Friday.

Corcoran Offers Lobbyist 'Training' to Adjust to New Legislative Limitations

December 1, 2016 - 7:15pm
Richard Corcoran

Lobbyists will prepare to dive head first into the new House rules and regulations which will vastly alter their work in the upcoming legislative session via training sessions set up by the Florida House, Speaker Corcoran's office announced Thursday. 

Florida Department of Education Unveils Tool to Check School Grades, Help Prep Kids for College

December 1, 2016 - 4:30pm

Florida parents will be able to look up schools based on their letter grades thanks to a new tool from the Florida Department of Education. 

The FDOE unveiled a new website this week which will give parents the ability to compare school data with district data as well as give them the opportunity to learn more about Florida's education standards. 

Blaise Ingoglia Touts Congressional Endorsements for RPOF Chair Re-Election

November 30, 2016 - 9:00am
Carlos Curbelo, Blaise Ingoglia and Ron DeSantis

Republican Party of Florida Chair Blaise Ingoglia is racking up the support of Florida congressmen for re-election bid as party chair. 

Joe Negron Names 2016-2018 Senate Committee, Subcommittee Chairs

November 29, 2016 - 5:15pm
Jack Latvala, Joe Negron, and Wilton Simpson

Senate President Joe Negron announced his Senate leadership team and committee chair assignments Tuesday afternoon, putting a variety of lawmakers at the helm of committees to pass legislation during the 2017 legislative session.

The Stuart Republican named Sen. Wilton Simpson, R-Trilby, as Senate Majority Leader for the 2016-2018 legislative term.

Simpson, who has served as a state senator since 2012, is in line to become Senate President in four years after Sen. Bill Galvano’s anticipated term which is scheduled to begin in 2019. 

Teachers Plan Protests Against Trump Education Secretary Pick Betsy DeVos

Blaise Ingoglia Officially Seeking Re-Election for RPOF Chair Against Christian Ziegler

November 28, 2016 - 4:15pm
Blaise Ingoglia and Christian Ziegler

"I think we're gonna do it." That was Blaise Ingoglia's message to Sunshine State News in Orlando nearly two years ago: assured, but cautious to come off too confident or boastful about the possibility of taking the helm of the state's Republican Party. 



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