Category: Brevard Politics

WATCH: Gov. Ron DeSantis Approves Over $125 Million for Nursing Education

Governor Ron DeSantis announced his approval of over $125 million for nursing education for the 2022 – 2023 Fiscal Year, bringing the total amount of investment in workforce education funding to more than $5 billion since 2019. […]

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Florida Tourism Continues to Thrive After First Quarter Report of 2022, Surpasses Pre-Pandemic Numbers

Governor Ron DeSantis announced that Florida welcomed 36 million total visitors between January and March 2022 according to VISIT FLORIDA estimates. This is a 14 percent increase from Q4 2021, and the third consecutive quarter that overall visitation has surpassed pre-pandemic levels. […]

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Brevard Charter Review Rejects Anti-Term Limit Proposal, Advances Tomboulides Proposal to Strengthen Term Limits

Yesterday the Brevard Charter Review Commission voted, by a 6-5 margin, to terminate a proposal from Commissioner Robin Fisher which would have repealed the current 8-year term limits for county commissioners and implemented a 12-year limit instead. […]

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Gov. Ron DeSantis Signs Legislation to Honor Victims of Communism, Preserve History of the Freedom Tower

Governor Ron DeSantis signed House Bill (HB) 395, establishing November 7 as “Victims of Communism Day” to honor the hundreds of millions of people who have suffered under communist regimes across the world. […]

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Florida Democrat Val Demings Touts Senate Candidacy During House Judiciary Committee Meeting: Watchdog Group

Florida Democratic Rep. Val Demings touted her Senate candidacy in a virtual event while remotely attending a congressional hearing, and a conservative watchdog group says that may violate House ethics rules. […]

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Brevard County Charter Review Commission Meeting Set May 12 in Viera, Open to Public

The public is invited to attend the upcoming meeting of the 2021-2022 Brevard County Charter Review Commission which will be held at 5 p.m. on Thursday, May 12 at the Brevard County Government Center, Building C, 1st Floor, Commission Room in Viera. […]

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WATCH LIVE: Campaign 2022 – Former President Trump Holds Pennsylvania Rally for Dr. Oz

WATCH LIVE: President Donald J. Trump, 45th President of the United States of America, is holding a rally in Greensburg, Pennsylvania for Pennsylvania GOP Senate candidate Mehmet Oz, AKA “Dr. Oz.” […]

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WATCH: State Rep. Randy Fine, Mayor Paul Alfrey Hold Town Hall at Melbourne City Hall to Discuss Property Insurance

Florida State House Representative Randy Fine (R-Palm Bay), left, will conduct a public town hall event on the issue of property insurance on Thursday, May 12, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. The Town Hall will be hosted by Melbourne Mayor Paul Alfrey, right, in the Melbourne City Council Chambers. […]

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Supreme Court Delivers Statement After Draft Opinion on Potential Roe v. Wade Reversal Leaked to Press

The Supreme Court issued a response to the report of a draft opinion that, if published, would overturn Roe v. Wade, with Chief Justice John Roberts strongly condemning the leak to the press. […]

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Gov. Ron DeSantis Announces Historic $30 Million in Funding for Manatee Rescue Programs, Habitat Restoration

Governor Ron DeSantis announced on Monday his commitment to supporting more than $30 million in the Fiscal Year 2022-23 budget to enhance and expand manatee rescue and rehabilitation efforts and provide habitat restoration for areas where manatees are highly concentrated. […]

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Palm Bay Mayor Rob Medina Releases Mayor’s Message: Set to Compete in Dancing for the Space Coast

It’s a great day Palm Bay! On Thursday, April 21 I had the privilege of presiding over the annual ceremony commemorating Palm Bay Police Officers Ronald Grogan and Gerald Johnson, who was killed in the line of duty on April 23, 1987. […]

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Attorney General Ashley Moody Challenges President Biden’s Unlawful, Fast-Track Asylum System

Attorney General Ashley Moody, along with a coalition of 13 other states, is taking legal action against the Biden administration over yet another unlawful immigration rule. Attorney General Moody is challenging the Asylum Rule, which largely removes federal immigration judges from the asylum review process, and instead gives officers within the Department of Homeland Security unprecedented authority. […]

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Biden Administration Establishes ‘Disinformation Governance Board’ Amid Elon Musk’s Takeover of Twitter

Conservatives on social media slammed the Biden administration after it was announced that a ‘Disinformation Governance Board’ is being established to combat ‘disinformation’ in the 2022 midterms. […]

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