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U.S. House approves bill to boost minimum wage to $15 per...

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. House on Thursday voted to hike the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2025.The current federal minimum wage...

Running for office cost Gov. DeSantis some bucks, his latest financial...

Ron DeSantis’ pocketbook took a hit in his transition from a member of Congress to becoming governor of Florida.A new financial report filed with...

Three FL Democratic U.S. Reps. co-sponsoring U.S. House effort to study...

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. House is slated to hold a hearing Wednesday on legislation that would establish a commission to consider reparations for the...

A political rematch in key South Florida Congressional district?

WASHINGTON – Democrats are downplaying the prospect of a rematch in a key South Florida Congressional district that was one of the national upsets...

Eight Florida U.S. House Democrats push for reproductive rights measure

South Florida U.S. Rep Lois Frankel is the most recent member of the Florida House Democratic delegation to sign on as a co-sponsor to...

Will GOP politicking over federal disaster aid hurt Republicans in 2020?

WASHINGTON – Florida’s Democrat and Republican lawmakers were understandably frustrated when President Donald Trump and Congress started playing politics with disaster aid. It had...

Congress finally passes Hurricane Michael aid

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. House on Monday voted to approve a massive $19.1 billion disaster aid bill that includes money for Hurricane Michael recovery...

One Republican stalls federal disaster aid package — again

WASHINGTON -- A single U.S. House Republican held up the passage of a sweeping $19.1 billion disaster aid package on Tuesday, marking the second...

FL Congressional Reps furious about single vote dooming disaster aid

WASHINGTON -- Florida lawmakers expressed outrage that key federal disaster aid package needed to help Hurricane Michael victims was held up in the U.S....

Stop! Just stop playing politics with Hurricane Michael victims

Ever been to Seaside, the “New Urbanist” community in Walton County? It’s  gorgeous: front porches, picket fences, bike paths, glossy magnolia trees, and even...

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