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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...

Some FL lawmakers in Congress are furious; slam Trump for using...

WASHINGTON -- Florida lawmakers in Congress are demanding answers from the Trump administration after reports surfaced this week that the Department of Homeland Security...

With leadership by Tampa U.S. Rep. Kathy Castor, U.S. House spurns...

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. House on Thursday approved legislation from Florida U.S. Rep. Kathy Castor of Tampa that would force the Trump administration to...

Rick Scott calls for Venezuelan immigrant protection as critics slam ‘empty...

WASHINGTON -- Florida Sen. Rick Scott reiterated his support Wednesday for granting undocumented Venezuelan immigrants temporary legal status to remain in the United States...

U.S. Rep. Charlie Crist wants to federally guarantee Sunday early voting...

U.S. Rep. Charlie Crist, a Democrat from St. Petersburg, has added an amendment to a massive reform bill being pushed by in Congress that...

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