Senate President Joe Negron and House Speaker Richard Corcoran devoted much of their morning to meeting with students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School but while they promised action, many students said they were disappointed it was not enough.
U.S. Rep. Ruben Gallego, D-Arizona, defended his tweet calling President Donald Trump a ‘psychopath’ after Trump posted his disappointment in the FBI for failing to act properly upon tips about suspect Nikolas Cruz in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas school shooting in Florida.
Critics ranging from Bill O’Reilly to the aide of a Florida state senator joined conspiracy buffs in a mounting social media assault on Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students advocating for stricter gun control.
A law partner to powerful Miami State Rep. Carlos Trujillo has secured the Republican nomination to run in a special election to claim the Florida House seat vacated last year by Daisy Baez after she pleaded guilty to a perjury charge.
Florida lawmakers declined to restrict access to assault weapons last year after Orlando experienced the worst mass shooting in U.S. history. That may change this year amid spreading protests and threats from boosters.
Following a former classmate’s rampage that killed 17 students and faculty, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High students have turned their anguish into activism, reigniting a movement to end mass shootings in a country nearly desensitized to them.
A profane tweet ripping President Donald Trump from a student at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High in Parkland, Florida, went viral. She has since deleted the tweet but now is asking for a sit down with the president, who arrived in South Florida on Friday.
President Donald Trump backed arming educators to stop mass shootings as students and parents from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., pleaded with him to make America’s schools safer.
With $3.5 million suddenly at their disposal, this core group of roughly 20 teenagers — still grieving the loss of 17 classmates and school mentors — has enough money to fund a national march and a revolution. They’re now beginning to consider the long game: a lasting movement to keep the pressure on pro-gun politicians and the National Rifle Association.
Senator Marco Rubio walked into an arena of 7,000 grieving Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students, alumni and parents on Wednesday and said young people should not be able to purchase guns, bucking the NRA.
Want an evening out with Donald Trump Jr.? Sorry, even if you have an extra $39,000 it's probably too late to buy a "conversation and dinner" with the eldest son of the American president as he visits India.
Out of the shadows, the woman who was the rising star of France's far right National Front until she left politics is emerging on the other side of the Atlantic, stepping into the limelight as a speaker at a major forum for American conservatives.