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Death Penalty Possible for Fort Lauderdale Airport Shooter

January 8, 2017 - 6:45pm

Iraq veteran Esteban Santiago casually strolled through the baggage claim area of the Fort Lauderdale Airport Friday afternoon before spraying bullets on unsuspecting victims, leaving five dead and six others wounded.

Terror at Fort Lauderdale Airport: 5 Shot Dead, 13 Injured

January 6, 2017 - 5:30pm

UPDATED: In a 5:15 p.m. press conference at Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport, Gov. Rick Scott called the deadly mass shooting at the airport earlier in the day an "evil act," that Florida will not tolerate. "My heart goes out to every family impacted," he said. "We won't rest until we make sure we've done everything in our power to make sure this never again happens here."  

Over 100,000 Football Fans Head to Tampa for College Football Championship

January 6, 2017 - 12:30pm

Yo ho, yo ho, it's a pirate's life for college football fans, who will head to Tampa Bay this weekend for the College Football Playoff National Championship. 

Blaise Ingoglia: It's Time to Turn Florida Red -- For Good

January 5, 2017 - 1:00pm
Blaise Ingoglia

Blaise Ingoglia says if he's made Republican Party of Florida chairman once more, he plans on ending any possibility of Democrats winning Florida ever again. 

Senate Education Committee to Confirm Trump Education Sec Betsy DeVos

January 4, 2017 - 4:00pm
Betsy DeVos

The U.S. Senate is scheduled to confirm President-elect Donald Trump’s pick for the country’s next Education Secretary, Betsy DeVos, in Washington next week amidst criticisms and a PR overhaul from firms representing America’s next head of national education.

Post Pulse, Scott Pushes $6 Million Counterterrorism Proposal

January 4, 2017 - 1:00pm
Rick Scott

Gov. Rick Scott says terrorism has no place in the Sunshine State and he’s prepared to dump $6 million of Florida’s own money into warding off terror attacks.

After Trump Pushback, House Republicans Abandon Plan to Cut Congressional Ethics Office

January 3, 2017 - 4:30pm
Carlos Curbelo, Donald Trump and Gus Bilirakis

Congress lifted off to a dramatic start on Tuesday rejecting a proposed overhaul of the Office of Congressional Ethics. House Republicans, once confident in making the cuts, backed off of the measure after harsh criticism from President-elect Donald Trump.

Amendment 2 Takes Effect in Florida Tuesday

January 2, 2017 - 6:00pm

Suffering Floridians can finally exhale. On Tuesday, medical marijuana, the relief they have waited years for, will finally be theirs for the taking.

Senate Judiciary Committee to Hear Open Carry Bill

January 2, 2017 - 1:45pm

The Senate Judiciary Committee will hear a bill next week which would expand gun owners' rights and legalize open carry in Florida. 

With a Thankful Heart, David Jolly Bids Congress Farewell

January 1, 2017 - 4:45pm

Looking back at the last three years, David Jolly can’t help but feel grateful.



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