Although Social Security Recipients Get Hike In Benefits, Experts Say It’s Not Enough:Social security recipients get hike in benefits, but it may not be enough:
Florida Governor DeSantis Signs Bill Targeting Social Media PlatformsFlorida Gov. Ron DeSantis took a swipe at Big Tech on Monday as he signed a hot-button state bill targeting how digital platforms moderate online content.
Stephanie Murphy Passes On Florida Senate Run In 2022Florida Rep. Stephanie Murphy, a rising Democratic star who was seriously considering challenging Republican Sen. Marco Rubio next year for his seat, announced Monday that she will forgo a Senate run and instead will seek reelection to her seat in the House.
Pinellas Families Receiving WIC To See Temporary Benefit IncreaseFamilies in Pinellas County receiving WIC assistance will see a much needed temporary increase in their benefit.
Gaetz Ally Plans To Plead Guilty And Cooperate With ProsecutorsThe ex-Florida tax collector with close ties to Rep. Matt Gaetz is planning to plead guilty on Monday in a federal court in Florida, according to a new filing Thursday.
President DeSantis? Many Feel The Florida Governor Is Poised For A 2024 RunMany now believe that Florida Governor Ron DeSantis has a clear pathway to running for president in 2024, emerging from the coronavirus pandemic as the most recognizable Republican governor in the country.
Pasco Schools May Eliminate Mask Requirement For Students By The End Of AprilThe Pasco County School district announced it might not enforce mask-wearing by the end of April 2021.
72 House Democrats Support Resolution To Expel GOP Rep. Marjorie Taylor GreeneCalifornia Democratic Rep. Jimmy Gomez formally introduced a resolution Friday to expel Georgia Republican Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene from Congress
DeSantis Pushes Election Changes, Doesn't Brief Supervisor Of Elections In Hillsborough CountyGovernor Ron DeSantis says “Florida had the most transparent and efficient election than anyplace in the country in 2020,” yet he wants to make changes. The Supervisor of Elections in Hillsborough County says they haven't been made aware of any such plans.
House Votes To Remove Marjorie Taylor Greene From Committee Assignments
Tampa's First Lady Reacts To New Presidential Administration And Her Expanding Role In National PolicyIn Tampa Bay, local government officials prepare for changes as Inauguration Day wraps up in Washington, D.C. and one local political leader is extending her role to the nation’s Capital, further representing the Bay Area in policy issues.
UPDATED: No Perdue Vs. Ossoff DebateGeorgia Republican Sen. David Perdue turned down an invitation from the Atlanta Press Club to debate Democratic challenger Jon Ossoff. Georgia Public Broadcasting reports that the debate will be held with an empty podium representing Perdue.
Amendment 2 Passes In Florida, Reactions From Both SidesAmendment 2 has passed in Florida which will increase the minimum wage to $15 per hour over the course of the next few years. Some Floridians have been celebrating the victory while others are more apprehensive.
Georgia Sec. of State Raffensperger On Resignation Call: ‘That Is Not Going To Happen’Georgia’s Republican Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger rejected calls from Republican U.S. Sens. Kelly Loeffler and David Perdue to resign, calling the Georgia election, “…an embarrassment for our state.”
Demonstrators Gather Across Maryland, Demand Every Vote Be Counted In 2020 ElectionDemonstrators gathered in cities around the country on Wednesday, calling for every vote cast in the 2020 presidential election to be counted.