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Maxwell Frost Raises Money for Local Nonprofits from MadSoul Festival

Orlando Representative Maxwell Alejandro Frost, the first member of Generation Z to be elected to Congress, recently announced that his MadSoul Music Festival raised $40,000 for four local nonprofits. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); The Democratic Congressman focused on organizations fighting for reproductive freedom, LGBTQ+ rights,...

Congressional Candidate Deactivated from Voter Rolls, Florida Democrats Say to Check Status

In a recent interview on Facing South Florida with Jim DeFede, a Democratic congressional candidate shared that he was deactivated from the voter rolls.

Florida Senator Questions Intelligence Director on Election Security

Florida Senator Marco Rubio questioned Director of National Intelligence at a hearing on foreign threats to the 2024 elections.

Florida Democrats Attack Senator Rick Scott for Attending Trump’s Trial

Florida Democrats attacked Senator Rick Scott for supporting President Donald Trump at his New York trial.

Senator Rick Scott Says Floridians Can’t Afford Inflation, Bidenomics

Following Consumer Price Index release from Bureau of Labor Statistics, Florida Senator Rick Scott says people can't afford inflation or Bidenomics.

Progressives Send Open Letter to Florida Democratic Party on Right to Protest

Florida progressives sent an open letter to the Florida Democratic Party on upholding the right to protest.

Florida Democrats Respond to Demonstration at Leadership Blue Event

Florida Democrats respond to peaceful demonstration during Senator John Fetterman’s keynote address at political party's Leadership Blue Gala.

Lots of Candidates, Barely Any Votes to Replace Disgraced Orlando Commissioner

The special election to replace disgraced Orlando City Commissioner Regina Hill has lots of candidates, but barely any votes so far.

Libertarian, Navy Veteran Qualifies for U.S. Senate Race in Florida, Challenges Rick Scott

A Libertarian and Navy veteran qualified for the U.S. Senate race in Florida, challenging incumbent Republican Senator Rick Scott.

Orlando Trump Supporter Running for Orange County Republican State Committeeman

An Orlando Donald Trump supporter announced his intention to run for Orange County Republican State Committeeman in 2024.

Senate Candidate Calls Out ‘Insensitivity, Favoritism’ by Florida Democratic Party

Democrat running for U.S. Senate is calling out the Florida Democratic Party for "insensitivity" and "favoritism" in the primary campaign. 

FISHES Act Introduced to Bolster Disaster Relief for Fisheries

Senators introduced the FISHES Act, legislation to improve the federal regulatory process associated with the allocation of fishery disaster relief.

Florida AG Challenges Biden’s ‘Unlawful’ Title IX Regulations to Protect Women & Girls

Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody led a coalition challenging a newly announced Title IX rule from Democratic President Joe Biden's administration.

Florida Democrats Slam DeSantis for ‘Attacks on Children’s Health Care,’ KidCare

Florida Democrats slammed "attacks on children's health care" and Republican Governor Ron DeSantis.

Rubio, Cotton Introduce Bill Supporting Small Businesses in Defense

Republican Senators introduced Defense Innovation and Small Business Momentum Act to expand program enabling more small businesses to bid on DoD contracts. 

Smart & Safe Florida Launches Veterans Coalition to Help Pass Amendment 3

The Smart & Safe Florida campaign launched a “Vets Vote #YesOn3” statewide Veterans Coalition to help advocate support for Amendment 3.

Central Florida City Commissioner Had Thousands of Child Sex Abuse Images

A Central Florida City Commissioner had thousands of child sex abuse images and faces thousands of felony criminal charges.

National Poll Unveils Intriguing Dynamics of 2024 Presidential Race

As the 2024 presidential race heats up, a survey conducted by FAU's PolCom Lab offers a glimpse into the shifting tides of American politics.

National Association of Black County Officials Welcomes Fulton DA Fani Willis in Miami

The National Association of Black County Officials gave a warm welcome to Fulton County DA Fani Willis at 2024 Leadership Summit & Retreat in Miami.

Senator Rick Scott: Floridians Deserve Flood Insurance Tax Relief

As flood insurance premiums continue to rise in Florida and around the country, Senator Rick Scott introduced legislation to provide tax relief.

Three National Security Bills from Senator Rubio Signed into Law

Three national security bills authored by Republican Florida Senator Marco Rubio that sanction Iran and its enablers were signed into law.

Florida Attorney General Takes Action Against Biden’s ‘Illegal Abortion Mandate’

Florida Attorney General takes legal action against Biden's "illegal abortion mandate," a new federal rule from the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.

Florida Democrats File to Contest All 28 Congressional Districts in 2024

Florida Democrats filed and qualified to contest all 28 Congressional Districts in 2024.

Florida Senator Joins Pro-Israel Rally at George Washington University

Florida Senator Rick Scott recently visited George Washington University to take part in their Israel solidarity event and voice his Pro-Israel stance.

Libertarian Party of Florida Denounces ‘Outrageous Arrest’ of Green Party Presidential Candidate

The Libertarian Party of Florida vehemently denounces the recent "outrageous arrest" of Green Party presidential candidate.

Florida Democratic Party Launches Statewide Coordinated Campaign

Florida Democratic Party launched statewide Take Back Florida Coordinated Campaign and the hire of its Coordinated Campaign Director.

Florida Democrats: Rick Scott Sides with Putin, China in National Security Funding Vote

Florida Democrats blasted Republican Senator Rick Scott for voting to block national security funding to support allies in Ukraine, Israel, and Taiwan.

Senator Rubio Meets with Families of Hostages Held by Hamas Terrorists

Senator Marco Rubio traveled to Tel Aviv on an official visit and met with families of the hostages detained by Hamas terrorists.

Senator Rick Scott Calls on Biden to Fix ‘Illogical Carve Out’ for Chinese Solar

Florida Senator Rick Scott is calling on Democratic President Joe Biden to fix "his illogical carve out" for Chinese solar.

Senators Scott, Ossoff Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Lower Costs for Servicemembers

Florida Republican and Georgia Democrat introduced a bipartisan bill to lower costs for servicemembers and their families.