Upholding a judge’s decision that sided with former Sen. Bill Nelson, a federal appeals court ruled that a Florida law requiring voters’ signatures on mail-in ballots to match signatures on file imposes “a serious burden on the right to vote.”
Debbie Mucarsel-Powell has a bill that would compel the Trump administration to provide a long-term humanitarian aid strategy in Venezuela and allocate $150 million for the effort, but Republicans like Mario Diaz-Balart won’t sign on to her bill.
Gov. Ron DeSantis visited Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Thursday evening to lay flowers at the memorial outside the Parkland school and to attend a vigil on the one-year anniversary of the Feb. 2018 shooting.
Florida Sen. Marco Rubio learned he has Native American ancestry on Henry Louis Gates’ PBS show “Finding Your Roots.” The Cuban-American Miami politician also learned he wasn’t the first lawyer in the family.
A year after Parkland, Republican officials like Marco Rubio who were vilified at a town hall built close relationships with parents to tackle issues like school safety, even though they disagree on gun control.
Helping ban assault weapons, as Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School parents and survivors are doing, would be the best way to honor Parkland shooting victims as we mark the first anniversary of the tragedy.
Marco Rubio named six top military officials who he said would receive amnesty from U.S. sanctions and immunity from Venezuela’s opposition-controlled National Assembly if they allow aid to be distributed.
Families of Parkland victims submitted petitions on behalf of Do Something Florida! ahead of the February 14 shooting anniversary. The petitions seek a 2020 ballot question to ban assault weapons in the state.
Supporters of an Amtrak line that runs between Indianapolis and Chicago are lobbying for continued public funding of the rail service, while recognizing the route's travel times and ridership levels need improvement.
Governor Ron DeSantis speaks during a press conference at the Broward County Courthouse. DeSantis announced he filed a petition with the Florida Supreme Court to form a statewide grand jury to examine and review school safety across the state.