Category: Brevard Politics

Sen. Debbie Mayfield Files Tobacco Prevention Legislation to Include All Recreational Nicotine Products

Senator Debbie Mayfield (Melbourne – R) has filed legislation to amend the definition of Tobacco Products in Florida Statute to include all recreational nicotine products, including electronic cigarettes and liquid nicotine.

FAU POLL: Gov. Ron DeSantis Off To Good Start After One Month As Florida’s Governor

Newly elected Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis is enjoying widespread popularity from Florida voters who support his proposals to reduce the impacts of harmful algae blooms and eliminate Common Core standards, according to the statewide survey by the Florida Atlantic University Business and Economics Polling Initiative (FAU BEPI).

Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Proposes ‘Green New Deal’ To Make Air Travel Obsolete

In what may be the most far-reaching proposal to ever be considered in Congress, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., unveiled her “Green New Deal” on Thursday — a government-led overhaul of virtually every aspect of American life that would guarantee a host of taxpayer-covered benefits for all and phase out fossil fuels.

WATCH: Rep. Randy Fine’s Audit Request On City of Melbourne, Two CRAs Finances Approved

Florida State Representative Randy Fine’s request to the Joint Legislative Audit Committee was approved for a special audit to examine the City of Melbourne’s finances. Both Rep. Fine and Melbourne City Council member Paul Alfrey addressed the committee on Thursday in Tallahassee.