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Graham, King Significantly Outpace Gillum in July Fundraising Numbers

August 7, 2017 - 4:00pm
Gwen Graham, Chris King and Andrew Gillum

Three Democratic contenders for Florida governor reported their July fundraising totals Monday, with a great disparity separating Andrew Gillum from former U.S. Rep. Gwen Graham and Orlando businessman Chris King in the gubernatorial money chase.

GOP Attorney Carlos Reyes Jumps in CD23 Race for Long-Shot Bid Against Debbie Wasserman Schultz

August 6, 2017 - 8:00pm

Fort Lauderdale attorney Carlos Reyes is throwing his name into the ring to duke it out against Debbie Wasserman Schultz for Florida’s 23rd Congressional District.

California Entrepreneur Brings 'Walk-In' Medical Marijuana Clinics to Florida

August 4, 2017 - 3:00pm

Getting medical marijuana could soon be as easy as walking into an urgent care clinic and seeing a doctor. 

Wasserman Schultz Insists She 'Did the Right Thing' by Standing with Arrested IT Staffer

August 3, 2017 - 7:15pm
Debbie Wasserman Schultz

Debbie Wasserman Schultz is breaking her silence weeks after she made headlines for keeping a top aide on her payroll for nearly six months after he was banned from accessing the congressional computer network and fired by two other members of Congress.

Post Shark-Dragging, Sarasota Lawmaker to Push Legislation Punishing Animal Cruelty

August 3, 2017 - 4:30pm

Days after a video of several Florida fishermen dragging a live shark went viral worldwide, at least one Florida lawmaker has decided to act to bring justice to animal abusers in the Sunshine State. 

Brian Mast Headed to Israel to Meet with Benjamin Netanyahu

August 3, 2017 - 4:00am
Brian Mast

U.S. Rep. Brian Mast is headed to Israel next week, planning meetings with top Israeli government and military officials in the Jewish state.

Corcoran Beefing Up Possible Gubernatorial Bid, Raises $820,000 in July

August 2, 2017 - 4:45pm

House Speaker Richard Corcoran isn’t officially in the running to become Florida governor in 2018 but he hasn’t wasted any time raising hefty amounts of cash for a possible bid for the governor’s mansion. 

Florida to Offer Tax-Free Holiday for Back-to-School Shoppers

August 2, 2017 - 2:15pm

It’s time to stock up on back-to-school necessities -- for a limited time, computers and school supplies will be tax-free during Florida’s three-day sales-tax “holiday” held this weekend.

Sarasota County Refuses to Join Lawsuit Against HB 7069

August 1, 2017 - 10:15pm

Sarasota County won’t be joining the multi-district lawsuit against the state’s recently-passed, controversial education package, HB 7069.

Scott Sets Dates for Special Election to Replace Dan Raulerson in Florida House

August 1, 2017 - 6:15pm
Dan Raulerson

Gov. Rick Scott announced a special election to replace state Rep. Dan Raulerson in Florida’s 58th House District on Tuesday.



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