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GOP quickly lashes out as Orlando Congresswoman Val Demings announces campaign...

When U.S. Rep. Val Demings officially announced her run for the U.S. Senate Wednesday, top GOP leaders including rival U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio immediately...

Val Demings, Stephanie Murphy and other Central Florida contenders want to...

U.S. Rep. Val Demings, a Democrat once on the shortlist for vice president and a tough adversary during the U.S. House impeachment inquiry into...

Las Vegas and Florida tourism leaders push for help from feds...

WASHINGTON—Witnesses on a Senate panel Tuesday stressed the need for a continued vaccine rollout effort by the federal government as a vital part of...

McDonald’s employees in Orlando and Miami protest for $15 wage

Shortly after the House of Representatives in Washington voted to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour on Thursday, union activists announced that...

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...

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...

Florida citizen campaign to bring assault weapon ban before voters in...

Three days after Gov. Ron DeSantis signed a new law that makes it harder for citizen-led constitutional amendments to get on the ballot, the...

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...

South Miami is first South Florida city to commit to 100%...

State lawmakers did nothing to address climate change and sea level rise in the legislative session, but Florida local communities are making their own...

Orlando state senator moves to remove restrictions against prosecuting rape cases

Democratic state senator Linda Stewart from Orlando filed legislation Wednesday in hopes of trying to remove barriers on prosecuting rape cases. “Many young sexual battery...

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