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Gov. Scott: I'm Going to D.C. to Demand Congressional Action on Zika

Gov. Rick Scott announced in a written statement Thursday he will be in Washington D.C. Sept. 6 to meet with members of Congress on the immediate need for funding to combat the Zika virus.
Scott said, “Since Congress decided to go on a seven-week vacation, the state of Florida has been hard at work combatting the Zika virus." 

Ferry Service to Cuba Right Around the Corner

One of the best-kept news secrets: In 2015, the U.S. State Department gave several ferry companies permission to begin sailing between South Florida and Cuba, pending approval from Cuban authorities.

Florida Carry to Host Gun Rights Conference in Tampa

Florida Carry, a statewide gun rights group, will host the 31st Annual Gun Rights Policy Conference in Tampa in September.

Ken Detzner to Voters: Please Don't Forget to Mail Your Ballots on Time

Secretary of State Ken Detzner reminded voters to get their votes mailed off before it's too late on Tuesday, telling voters who have requested vote-by-mail or absentee ballots they have a limited time to return their ballots for the August primary.

Less Than Half of GOP Voters Happy with Trump as Presidential Nominee

Donald TrumpLess than 50 percent of Republican voters are happy with Donald Trump as the GOP presidential nominee, and more than half of them wish the party had nominated someone else, according to a new Gallup Poll

Florida Nurses Association Endorses Matt Hudson for Florida Senate

The Florida Nurses Association is throwing its weight behind Rep. Matt Hudson, R-Naples, in his bid for Senate District 28 on Monday.

Marco Rubio, Big James Madison Institute Fan, Surprise-Visits Orlando Policy Summit

In town for an editorial board interview, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio stopped by the Rosen Shingle Creek Resort Orlando Friday to check in at the James Madison Institute Policy Summit.

Rick Scott Offers Help to Louisiana After Massive Flooding

Gov. Rick Scott is lending Florida's helping hand to the state of Louisiana after massive flooding left thousands stranded in part of the state over the last week. 

Matt Gaetz to Host Northwest Florida Medical Marijuana Delivery

Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fort Walton Beach, will be hosting the first delivery of medical marijuana to a patient in Northwest Florida on Thursday. 

Matt Gaetz Unveils New Web Ad on Veterans

State Rep. Matt Gaetz issued a new campaign ad focusing on veterans on Monday.



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