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Lawmakers: Trump’s environmental rollbacks threaten minority communities

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is suspending key environmental reviews during the pandemic and critics warn the move could further harm poor and minority...

Florida universities get millions they can’t share with DACA students

WASHINGTON — Florida colleges and universities will receive nearly $740 million in emergency federal aid for COVID-19, but some of the state’s most vulnerable...

Some college kids need food stamps. FL U.S. Rep. Al Lawson...

Tallahassee-area Democratic U.S. Rep. Al Lawson and Massachusetts U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren introduced legislation Wednesday that would make low-income college students eligible for food...

Immigration agents show up in Southwest Florida migrant farmworker community

Though the Trump administration has not identified where Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents will be conducting raids to deport undocumented immigrants across the...

Florida Democrats say they’re prepared for Donald Trump’s “distractions”

Hours before Donald Trump was scheduled to appear before a large crowd in Orlando to officially kick off his 2020 reelection campaign, Florida Democrats...

Democratic lawmakers to announce legislation making Pulse nightclub site a national...

Forty-nine people were gunned down at Orlando’s Pulse nightclub on a horrific night three years ago.On Monday, two Democratic congressional representatives from the Orlando...

33 state attorneys general urging Congress to solve marijuana banking mess...

(UPDATED)A bipartisan group of 33 state attorneys general sent a letter to congressional leaders on Wednesday, urging them to pass legislation to allow states...

Florida Dems sign onto letter demanding an investigation into what led...

Saying that the program has been abused, the Department of Homeland Security announced earlier this year it that would be moving to terminate Temporary...

Democrats slam citizenship question on U.S. census

Two Florida congressional Democrats are criticizing the Trump administration’s decision to include a question about citizenship status in the 2020 census, warning that Florida...

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