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Congress reaches landmark deal on paid family leave for federal employees 

WASHINGTON — Lawmakers have reached a landmark agreement on paid parental leave for federal workers that could institute paid time off for civilian employees...

Massive trade deal presents political conundrum for Dems and concerns for...

WASHINGTON — With only a few legislative days left before Congress adjourns for the year, U.S. House Democrats are eager to show that they...

Back in their districts, here’s how Democrats are talking about impeachment

WASHINGTON — U.S. House Democrats are spending the Thanksgiving recess hammering President Trump for allegedly soliciting foreign interference in U.S. elections as they prepare...

Amid protests, turmoil, and transparency issues, FL lawmakers in Congress skipped...

WASHINGTON — On a Monday in mid-October, Florida Republican Rep. Matt Gaetz barged into an impeachment inquiry deposition he wasn’t authorized to attend. “Mr. Gaetz,...

Dems in Congress battle U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos over student...

WASHINGTON — A long-simmering feud between U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos and congressional Democrats over student loan forgiveness is heating up as hundreds of...

Gov. Ron DeSantis comments on Congress: “It’s not the best place...

At a groundbreaking ceremony for the St. Augustine Veterans Affairs community based outpatient clinic, Gov. Ron DeSantis on Friday expressed his views on Congress. During...

Congress renews push for Equal Rights Amendment; could FL help?

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House advanced a resolution on Wednesday that aims to ease the ratification of a Constitutional amendment that would ensure equality...

U.S. Rep. Matt Gaetz leads protest over “secrecy” in impeachment inquiry;...

U.S. Rep. Matt Gaetz, a Florida Republican, was a leader in a demonstration Wednesday that delayed impeachment testimony from a Pentagon official, according to...

Latest Trump immigration rule ‘causing panic’ in Florida

Last week, Florida immigration attorney Adonia Simpson went to speak to a group of Miami pediatricians.The doctors had a pressing question: What should they...

FL Bar says U.S. Rep. Gaetz action “unprofessional, reckless, insensitive and...

A Florida Bar investigative panel says Republican U.S. Rep. Matt Gaetz’s controversial tweet aimed at former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen was “unprofessional, reckless, insensitive...

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