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State Democrats sent a letter to Florida’s Congressional Delegation requesting COVID-19 legislation include additional state fiscal relief and more flexibility for current funds from the Coronavirus Relief Fund.
The current lead is narrow according to a statewide survey of registered Florida voters and voters are split down the middle on Trump's handling of coronavirus.
Representatives Val Demings and Darren Soto vocally supported the legislation.
"The Governor needs a gut check," Sen. Stewart said in response to Gov. Ron DeSantis.
Amy Mercado will potentially make this one of the most contested local races, especially for Democrats, as she takes on incumbent Rick Singh.
The new bill would cover the cost of COVID-19 treatment for all Medicare Advantage enrollees and would be part of a future CARES 2.0 funding package.
U.S. Representative Val Demings released a harsh statement in response to the Department of Justice’s decision to drop charges against former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn.
“It is not only illogical to allow this funding to be taken advantage of by large private equity firms, but it is also unethical,” said Rep. Soto.
Democratic members of the Committee on Homeland Security introduced new legislation to address the impact coronavirus has had on the Transportation Security Administration’s frontline workforce.  During the coronavirus pandemic, TSA’s 49,000 Transportation Security Officers, along with thousands more Federal Air Marshals and canine handlers, have continued to do their...