Freshman U.S. Rep. Donna Shalala, D-Fla., who led the U.S. Health and Human Services Department for eight years in the Clinton administration, turned her attention this week to the rising number of young Americans using tobacco and e-cigarettes, backing a proposal to raise the age for purchasing tobacco from 18 to 21.
House Memorial 1281 by Representative Tyler Sirois (R- Cocoa), which requests Congress to approve the creation of the United States Space Force and establishment of its headquarters on the Space Coast, was passed unanimously Wednesday by the Florida House of Representatives.
Democrats in Congress attacked Attorney General William Barr Wednesday evening ahead of the Justice Department’s planned release of a redacted version of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report on Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election and allegations of collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian officials.
Today, at Florida State University, Governor Ron DeSantis called on Florida’s state college and university presidents to adopt a resolution that protects and promotes the free speech of students on their campuses.
As Mayor Pete Buttigieg, the 37-year-old leader of Indiana’s fourth-largest city, officially joined the 2020 contest on Sunday at a rally in his hometown, he embarks on a historic quest: if elected, he would be the first openly gay president to occupy the White House.
Former State Senate President Mike Haridopolos and State Representative Randy Fine, R-Palm Bay, were on Fox 35 WOFL and Facebook Live discussing the Indian River Lagoon, educational issues and Fine’s anti-semitism bill.
State Representative Randy Fine (R-Palm Bay) and Senator Dennis Baxley (R-Ocala) introduced the 2019 Public Notice Reform Act (HB 1235), which the lawmakers say will save taxpayers millions of dollars while increasing accessibility to Public Notices.
Brevard County Commission Vice Chair Bryan Lober’s puppy mill ordinance will provide consumers with increased transparency regarding the origin of their pets.
Senate Democratic Leader Audrey Gibson’s “press conference” Wednesday was a disingenuous attempt to deflect from two days of remarkable rhetoric that was both inappropriate and insensitive.
Florida Senator Rick Scott announced on Wednesday that he would be donating his first quarter salary to organizations involved in the Puerto Rico disaster recovery efforts.
Attorney General Bill Barr has assembled a “team” to investigate the origins of the FBI’s counterintelligence investigation into the Trump campaign, an administration official briefed on the situation told Fox News on Tuesday.
he Brevard County Commission meeting is now underway in Viera, Florida. Commissioners include Rita Pritchett of District 1, Vice Chair Bryan Lober of District 2, John Tobia of District 3, Curt Smith of District 4 and Chairperson Kristine Isnardi of District 5.
Attorney General William Barr hopes to release special counsel Robert Mueller’s report, with redactions, “within a week,” he told members of a House Appropriations subcommittee Tuesday.
District 53 Florida State Representative Randy Fine (R-Palm Bay) demanded on Tuesday the Senate Democrats and the Democrat Party hold Senate Democrat Leader Audrey Gibson accountable for remarks Senator Gibson made during a Judiciary Committee hearing on the companion bill to Fine’s HB 741, Senator Joe Gruters’ 1272.
Set for the day after Earth Day, the Space Coast Young Republicans’ “Stand for Life” event plans to tackle the significant cultural and political issue of life.
U.S. Senators Marco Rubio (R-FL), Lisa Murkowski (R-AK), Dan Sullivan (R-AK), Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI), and Bill Cassidy (R-LA) reintroduced the Sustainable Shark Fisheries and Trade Act (S. 1008), bicameral legislation that recognizes the sustainable and economically-valuable fishing practices of U.S. shark fishermen and promotes U.S. standards for shark conservation and humane harvest abroad.
The House Judiciary Committee voted to authorize subpoenas for special counsel Robert Mueller’s full report on his investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election and any ties between the Russian government and the Trump campaign.
CNN anchor Christiane Amanpour asked former FBI director James Comey on Tuesday if the bureau should have “shut down” the “hate speech” coming from Donald Trump’s rallies during the 2016 presidential election,” prompting Comey to defend First Amendment rights.
Brevard County Sheriff Wayne Ivey announced in a video segment on Monday that he will continue to serve as Sheriff of Brevard County after rumors swirled about him becoming FDLE’s next commissioner.
A second woman has come forward to accuse former Vice President Joe Biden of inappropriate touching, further complicating the prospective presidential candidate’s political future and intensifying what has become a social media reckoning on his previous public behavior with women.