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Multiple Gun Violence Prevention Groups Endorse Crist Over DeSantis

Multiple gun violence prevention groups have endorsed Democrat Charlie Crist over Ron DeSantis in the race for Florida Governor.

Reports Show Orlando Household Health Savings from Inflation Reduction Act

Rep. Demings released two new reports showing how constituents in Florida’s 10th Congressional District will benefit from the Inflation Reduction Act.

Libertarians Challenge Ron DeSantis in Florida Governor’s Race

Libertarians Hector Roos and his running mate Pastor Jerry “Tub” Rorabaugh are challenging Republican Ron DeSantis in the Florida governor's race.

FL-27 Receives First Toss-up Designation

The campaign of Senator Annette Taddeo, the Democratic nominee for Florida’s 27th Congressional District, is spreading massive news showing momentum.

Crist Announces New Plan to Rebuild Film, TV Industry in Florida

Democrat Charlie Crist unveiled his plan, “Entertainment Florida,” aimed at reestablishing Florida as a major hub for film and TV production.

Watchdog Report: Biden Activists Get an Ethics Pass

A government watchdog report analyzed the increasing reliance by Biden Administration on ethics waivers for former activists.

Official Portraits of President Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama Presented at White House

The White House Historical Association presented the official portraits of former President Barack Obama and former First Lady Michelle Obama.

Cowles Can’t Count: Supervisor of Elections Changes Vote Totals

Serious concerns about election integrity crisis caused by Orange County Supervisor of Elections Bill Cowles changing votes.

Crist Picks Miami Running Mate

Democrat Charlie Crist announced former Teacher of the Year Karla Hernandez as his running mate and pick for Florida Lieutenant Governor.

Election Integrity Crisis Involving Orange County Supervisor of Elections

Election integrity crisis: Orange County Supervisor of Elections Bill Cowles reduced District 6 vote total and changed election results.

Lawanna Gelzer Leads the Vote in Orange County District 6 Commissioner Race

Lawanna Gelzer, one of Orlando’s hardest working and well-known community activists, is the big winner in Orange County District 6.

District 4 Commissioner Race Heads to Runoff As Gomez Cordero Just Misses 50%

The race for District 4 Orange County Commissioner will go to a November runoff election, as Commissioner Maribel Gomez Cordero just missed reaching 50%.

Commissioner Christine Moore Re-Elected Overwhelmingly in District 2

Orange County Commissioner Christine Moore was re-elected overwhelmingly in District 2 despite two challengers.

School Board Chair Accepts, Refunds Universal Contributions Amid Scandal

Amid a local school scandal, School Board Chair Teresa Jacobs accepted, then refunded political contributions from Universal Orlando.

Grayson Targets Two ‘Regressive’ Taxes for Elimination

In his bid to return to Congress, Democratic candidate Alan Grayson is targeting two "regressive" taxes as a way to bring direct relief to people.

Demings, Soto, Murphy Announce Federal Funding for LYNX & FDOT

New federal grants for LYNX and FDOT will be used for expansion of low-emission public transportation in greater Orlando.

American Federation of Teachers Donates $500,000 to Defeat DeSantis

The American Federation of Teachers has donated $500,000 to Charlie Crist’s campaign to defeat Gov. DeSantis.

New Homeland Security Grant Funding for Florida

In total, $61.6 million in new Homeland Security grant funding has been announced for Florida.

Governor DeSantis Announces Arrest of 20 for Voter Fraud, 3 in Orange County

All 20, including three in Orange County, were disqualified from voting for being convicted of murder or felony sexual offense but voted.

Republican Congressional Candidate Proposes $2,000 Rent Tax Credit

A Florida Republican congressional candidate proposed a new tax credit of $2,000 a year to help low-income families.

New Law Funds Law Enforcement Collaborations with Mental Health Experts

The TBI and PTSD Law Enforcement Training Act authorizes $270 million over 5 years to the Justice and Mental Health Collaboration Program.

Rep. Morales Discusses Her Educational Opportunities For Disabled Veterans Bill as National Model

Orlando Representative Daisy Morales discusses making her Educational Opportunities for Disabled Veteran legislation a national model.

Congressional Candidate Calls Out Biden, Woke Liberals in Closing Primary Ad

With just days until the Republican primary election, candidate Ted Edwards has launched his closing ad and pitch to voters.

NACA Endorses Corrine Brown for Congress in Orlando Race

The Neighborhood Assistance Corporation of America is endorsing Corrine Brown for Congress in Orlando's crowded Democratic primary.

Florida Congressional Candidate Presents ‘Women Pledge’

Republican Al Santos, candidate for Congress Florida's 7th congressional district, presented proposals to empower women, in what he called ‘Women Pledge.’  

Offering Contrast to Jacobs, Carl Brewer Pitches Vision for School Board Chair

Orange County School Board Chair candidate Carl Brewer is offering a different vision for OCPS as he challenges incumbent Teresa Jacobs.

OCPS Responds to Comments by School Board Candidate

Orange County Public Schools communication staff responded to School Board Chair candidate Carl Brewer's recent comments in a West Orlando News article.

More Surprising Revelations in Democratic Primary for Florida Agriculture Commissioner

If Florida Democrats were worried about Agriculture Commissioner candidate Naomi Blemur, voters should also be worried about candidate Ryan Morales.

Grayson Details His Plan to End Tolls on SR-408

Orlando Democratic congressional candidate Alan Grayson is ready to end your tolls on SR-408 in Central Florida.

Democrats Call for Agriculture Commissioner Candidate to Drop Out Ahead of Primary

Ahead of the primary, two statewide Democrats are leveling serious allegations against frontrunner candidate in the Agriculture Commissioner race.