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Urging Approval of $340 Million Federal Grant, Scott Keeps Pushing for Florida Citrus Industry

July 18, 2018 - 4:00pm

Gov. Rick Scott on Wednesday urged the legislative commission charged with granting spending authority to approve $340 million in federal funding to aid Florida’s hurting citrus growers. 

Group Wants Florida to Vote on Open Primaries in 2020

July 18, 2018 - 10:30am

A group has kicked off efforts to have open primaries in the Sunshine State. 

Susan Brooks, Lois Frankel Urge Paul Ryan, Nancy Pelosi to Support Violence Against Women Act

July 17, 2018 - 10:30am
Susan Brooks and Lois Frankel

With the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) expiring at the end of September, the two congresswomen in charge of the Congressional Caucus for Women’s Issues are calling on the leaders of the U.S. House to provide additional funding for the program. 

AFP Pressures Bill Nelson to Back Brett Kavanaugh

July 17, 2018 - 8:30am
Bill Nelson and Brett Kavanaugh

Americans for Prosperity’s (AFP) Florida chapter is launching an all out campaign to ensure Judge Brett Kavanaugh is confirmed to the U.S. Supreme Court. 

Florida Hits $1 Trillion GDP, Makes Our State the World's 17th Largest Economy

July 16, 2018 - 1:45pm

Florida’s economy hit a new milestone when the state’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) topped $1 trillion, the Florida Chamber Foundation’s chief economist announced Monday.

NFIB Backs Scott Over Nelson

July 16, 2018 - 12:45pm
Rick Scott

The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) threw its support behind Gov. Rick Scott’s challenge to U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla. 

GOP AG Candidate Ashley Moody Hits the TV Airwaves

July 16, 2018 - 12:30pm
Ashley Moody

Former Judge Ashley Moody released her first TV spot as she looks to win the Republican primary to replace term limited Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi. 

Rick Scott's Former Campaign Manager Joins Frank White's Team in AG Race

July 16, 2018 - 10:00am
Melissa Sellers Stone and Frank White

Melissa Sellers Stone, who served as chief of staff and campaign manager to Gov. Rick Scott, is going to work for state Rep. Frank White, R-Pensacola, as he continues his bid for the Republican nomination in the state attorney general race. 

Another Year with No SFWMD Property Tax Increase

July 12, 2018 - 5:15pm

The South Florida Water Management District Governing Board approved a budget Thursday which assesses residents the same property tax rate as they experienced last year.

Frank White Takes Aim at Ashley Moody in New TV Spot

July 12, 2018 - 3:15pm
Frank White and Ashley Moody

Less than seven weeks until Republicans across Florida vote in the state attorney general primary, state Rep. Frank White, R-Pensacola, is taking aim at former Judge Ashley Moody in a new TV ad.



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