Florida

College Board Slams DeSantis Over AP African American Studies ‘PR Stunt’

The College Board released a statement on Saturday disputing the claims made by Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) that the non-profit's…

1 year ago

Postcardmania CEO Asks Florida Employees To Work In Evacuation Zones During Hurricane Ian

Prior to what is now being called one of the largest hurricanes to U.S. history, the CEO of marketing agency…

1 year ago

Gov. Ron DeSantis Vetos Funds For Tampa Bay Rays

After the Tampa Bay Rays tweeted support for gun control measures, Gov. Ron DeSantis (R-Florida) vetoed funding for a baseball…

2 years ago

Florida Health Official Raul Pino Put On Leave After Urging Staff To Get Vaccinated

A Florida health official has been placed on administrative leave while state officials determine whether or not he urged his…

2 years ago

Matt Gaetz’s Ex Girlfriend Testifies In Sex Trafficking Case

The ex-girlfriend of Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Florida) testified in court on Wednesday. She is a key witness in an investigation…

2 years ago

California Bans Travel To 5 States With New Anti-LGBT Laws

California added five more states to the state-sponsored travel ban list imposed due to newly enacted discriminatory laws against LGBT…

3 years ago

Val Demings Announces She’s Running Against Marco Rubio For Florida Senate Seat

Rep. Val Demings (D) has officially announced her candidacy for a Florida U.S. Senate seat after months of speculation. The…

3 years ago

Florida Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried To Challenge Gov. Ron DeSantis In 2022

Florida Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried announced on Tuesday that she will run for governor in 2022, challenging Republican incumbent Gov.…

3 years ago

Florida Lawmakers Approves Bill That Would Allow Trump Casino License For His Doral Resort

Florida lawmakers passed a bill Wednesday that could ease a path for former President Donald Trump to pursue a casino…

3 years ago

Rep. Matt Gaetz Reportedly Denied Meeting With Trump After Sex Trafficking Allegations

Aides for former President Donald Trump intervened to stop a meeting between him and Rep. Matt Gaetz, who is currently embroiled in sex…

3 years ago

Joel Greenberg Agrees To Cooperate With Justice Dept. In Rep. Matt Gaetz Investigation

Former South Florida tax collector Joel Greenberg, currently in police custody under a slew of charges including sex trafficking of a…

3 years ago

Florida Rep. Alcee Hastings Dies At 84, Narrowing Democratic House Majority To 2 Votes

Rep. Alcee Hastings (D-Florida), a former federal judge and long-time civil rights advocate, died Tuesday at 84. Hasting's chief of…

3 years ago

Donald Trump Rants About Biden During Mar-A-Lago Wedding: ‘Do You Miss Me Yet?’

Making perhaps the worst wedding speech in history, former President Donald Trump took the microphone at his Palm Beach, Florida…

3 years ago

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis Orders Flags Lowered In Honor Of Rush Limbaugh

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) said in a statement Friday that he would order all of his state's flags to…

3 years ago

Florida Gov. Ron DeSants Favors Wealthy Neighborhood In Vaccine Distribution Plan

Manatee County, Florida announced Tuesday that they would be hosting a vaccination center for 3,000 of the county's residents. Vaccinations,…

3 years ago

Florida Voters Approve $15 Minimum Wage Law, Raising Hopes For Nationwide Rise

Florida voters approved a $15 minimum wage on Nov. 3, causing labor activists to be hopeful about the prospects of…

3 years ago

Republican Florida Sen. Rick Scott Tests Positive For COVID-19

Sen. Rick Scott (R-Florida) tested positive for COVID-19, he announced in a statement early Friday. He had announced that he…

3 years ago

Trump Complains About Fox News’ ‘Disappointing’ Broadcast Of Obama’s Campaign Speech For Biden

President Donald Trump complained to reporters about Fox News'  "disappointing" decision on Tuesday to live broadcast former President Barack Obama's…

3 years ago

Potential Evidence Of Domestic Violence By Former Trump Campaign Manager Brad Parscale Found During Arrest

President Donald Trump's former campaign manager Brad Parscale was taken involuntarily by police to a pyschiatric ward on Monday, after…

3 years ago

Who Is Barbara Lagoa, Conservative Cuban-American Judge On Trump’s Supreme Court Shortlist?

President Donald Trump said he will "most likely" appoint a woman to replace Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who passed away…

3 years ago