Category: Brevard Politics

Sen. Bill Nelson Files Legislation To Protect U.S. Service Members From Predatory Lenders

U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson (D-FL) filed legislation last week aimed at further protecting U.S. service members and their families from predatory lenders, including those who open up businesses outside the entrance to military bases and offer loans to members of the military at a much higher rate than those offered to members of the general public.

Gov. Scott Directs FWC, DEP to Deploy to Southwest Florida to Further Mitigate Red Tide

Today, Governor Rick Scott is directing the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) and the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) to mobilize all available resources to address red tide impacts in Southwest Florida’s coastal communities.