Businessman and Army veteran Todd Wilcox, now running in the Republican primary to replace U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., finished up a tour of the Sunshine State at the end of last week and said his bid was picking up steam.
On Monday, Florida Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam said the state Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services will expedite concealed weapons permits for active duty military personnel and for veterans.
Former IRS Commissioner Mark Everson, waging a dark horse bid for the Republican presidential nomination, took aim at President Barack Obama on Friday over his comments on “The Daily Show” with Jon Stewart this week over how the IRS targeted tea party groups.
With the Inspector General of the Intelligence Community bringing in the FBI to look at how then U.S. Sec. of State Hillary Clinton used private emails on classified matters, U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis, the chairman of the U.S. House National Security Subcommittee, is calling for the U.S. Department of Justice to investigate.
On Thursday, conservative PAC Maggie’s List endorsed Martin County School Board Member Rebecca Negron in the race to replace U.S. Rep. Patrick Murphy, D-Fla., in Congress. Murphy is running for the U.S. Senate in 2016.
A new poll shows former St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Baker runs close to former Gov. Charlie Crist in the race for the open congressional seat currently held by U.S Rep. David Jolly, R-Fla.
Brent Bozell, the president of the Conservative Victory Committee, announced in a Web video on Friday that he is backing U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, for the Republican presidential nomination.
Tallahassee based Cate Communications announced on Thursday night in a Web video on Thursday night that it had brought Unknown Media, a digital media company located in Orlando, into the fold.
“We’re building a public relations and advertising firm that is awake and unafraid,” Kevin Cate announces in the video.
Cate, one of the leading Democratic communications operatives in Florida, also notes in the video that his team is growing, with expanded operations across the Sunshine State and in Washington, D.C.
A day after announcing that he would run for Congress if redistricting goes his way, former Gov. Charlie Crist endorsed former aide Rick Minor for Tallahassee City Council.
Florida state CFO Jeff Atwater showcased the “Serve, Save, Succeed” website to help veterans and military personnel manage their personal finances.