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Mike Huckabee Showcases Katrina Record on 10th Anniversary

Trying to catch businessman Donald Trump in the race for the Republican presidential nomination, former Gov. Mike Huckabee, R-Ark., used the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina to showcase his handling of 75,000 evacuees who headed to Arkansas during the storm. 

Rick Scott Urges Floridians Ready for Tropical Storm Erika

Gov. Rick Scott urged Floridians to be careful and stay ready after getting an update regarding Tropical Storm Erika at the Miami-Dade County Emergency Operations Center on Friday. 

GOP Weighs in on Increasingly Tense Democratic Senate Primary in Florida

Florida Democrats U.S. Reps. Alan Grayson and Patrick Murphy turned up the heat on each other this week as they run in the primary to replace U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., in 2016. 

Vern Buchanan Urges Obama to Get Tough With China

Presidential candidate U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio was not the only Republican to urge President Barack Obama to get tougher with China on Friday. From his perch on the U.S. House Ways and Means Committee, U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan, R-Fla., sent a letter to Obama on China on Friday. The letter is included below:

Senate Candidate David Jolly Makes his Case to Conservative GOP Voters

Running to replace U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., in the Senate in 2016, U.S. Rep. David Jolly, R-Fla., showcased his conservative credentials on Friday.

Rick Scott Declares State of Emergency Across Florida as Tropical Storm Erika Looms

With Tropical Storm Erika expected to hit the Sunshine State early next week, Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of the emergency on Friday morning covering all of Florida. 

Mike Huckabee Wins Florida Taxpayer Summit Straw Poll

At Thursday’s Florida Taxpayer Summit in Orlando, former Gov. Mike Huckabee, R-Ark., won a Republican presidential straw poll. 

Ander Crenshaw Honored by National Retail Federation

The National Retail Federation (NRF) honored U.S. Rep. Ander Crenshaw, R-Fla., with its “Hero of Main Street” Award.

Senate Candidate David Jolly Focuses on Small Business Issues

The Main Street Growth & Opportunity Coalition’s Florida chapter held a round table with U.S. Rep. David Jolly, R-Fla., focusing on small business issues on Thursday. Jolly is running for the Republican nomination to replace U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., in 2016. 

TCC's BSN Program Back on Track, Approved by Florida Board of Education

The Florida state Board of Education announced on Wednesday that Tallahassee Community College (TCC) was approved for a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree program. This is the first bachelors degree offered by TCC. 




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