Sweeping Defamation Bill Makes it Easier to Sue Journalists (This Bill Will/Should Be Shot Down)
TALLAHASSEE, FL—A far-reaching defamation bill united conservatives and liberals in strong opposition, despite a strike-all amendment softening its components. Though the measure removed controversial provisions related to claims of discrimination, it still facilitates the ability to sue a journalist... READ MORE
Florida Bill Expanding Wrongful Death Act to Unborn Children Sparks Abortion Debate
TALLAHASSEE, FL—A new Republican-led bill would expand Florida's Wrongful Death Act to include unborn children. Passing down party lines, Democrats raised concerns of vague language and potential negative implications for abortion providers.
Matt Gaetz-We are going to win:
It’s going to be glorious.
Debbie Wasserman Schultz-Thrilled to join @LaurensKids
and Posnack JCC for their “Be a Hero - Run4Kids” this weekend to benefit enrichment classes and summer camps for kids with developmental disabilities, and to educate children about sexual abuse prevention. Thx for having me at such an amazing event!
Paul Renner-Today, Sen. @ErinGrall presented SB 1788, the companion measure to HB 1, which was passed by the Senate Committee on Judiciary. I applaud Sen. Grall & the committee for their commitment to protecting Florida’s children from social media’s harmful features.
Florida Bill Expanding Wrongful Death Act to Unborn Children Sparks Abortion Debate—By The Floridian's Liv Caputo—TALLAHASSEE, FL—A new Republican-led bill would expand Florida's Wrongful Death Act to include unborn children. Passing down party lines...
Sweeping Defamation Bill Makes it Easier to Sue Journalists—By The Floridian's Liv Caputo—TALLAHASSEE, FL—A far-reaching defamation bill united conservatives and liberals in strong opposition, despite a strike-all amendment softening its components...
Donalds Blasts Senate Border Deal in Flurry of Social Media Posts—By The Floridian's Jackson Bakich—Representative Byron Donalds (R-FL) sent out a flurry of posts on social media condemning the recently released bipartisan Senate border deal.
New Florida State Guard Director Confirmed Amidst Governor's Plan to Deploy Them to Texas—By The Floridian's Liv Caputo—TALLAHASSEE, FL—Mere days after Gov. DeSantis announced that the state's version of the national guard will be sent to the Texas border to fight illegal immigration...
Gimenez Rejects Bipartisan Border Deal, Says 'Biden Can Fix This Himself'—By The Floridian's Grayson Bakich—The bipartisan border deal has been made public, and many Republicans are already rejecting it. Representative Carlos Gimenez (R-FL)...
Scott Joins Conservative Senators in Calling for Investigation of FBI’s anti-Catholic Practices—By The Floridian's Mateo Guillamont—Senator Rick Scott (R-FL) has co-authored a letter with Senator Chuck Grassley requesting answers regarding the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s (FBI) targeting of certain Catholic groups.
Mast Calls for the Elimination of UNRWA—By The Floridian's Daniel Molina
Senate Border and Foreign Aid Bill Released, 'Dead on Arrival in House'—By The Floridian's Christian Pitten—The United States Senate agreed Sunday on addressing the surge of illegal immigrants at the U.S. Southern border, releasing a $118 million bipartisan border security and foreign aid bill.
NYC Cop Says Illegal Immigrants Spend Money in Florida, Commit Crime in NY—By The Floridian's Jim McCool
Rep. Leek Discusses FDA's Approval of His Cost-Lowering Prescription Bill—By The Floridian's Liv Caputo—The United States Senate agreed Sunday on addressing the surge of illegal immigrants at the U.S. Southern border, releasing a $118 million bipartisan border security and foreign aid bill.
Media Fact-Checks Old DeSantis Claims from Campaign Trail—By The Floridian's Jim McCool
Moskowitz Says Border Crisis Why People 'Hate Washington—By The Floridian's Grayson Bakich—Representative Jared Moskowitz (D-FL) told The Floridian that a solution to the ongoing border crisis is possible. However, Democrats took too long to acknowledge it...
Bipartisan Rubio Bill Requests Review of Military Maternal Care—By The Floridian's Grayson Bakich—Bipartisan legislation kickstarting a comprehensive review of the US military’s maternal care resources was introduced by Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) this week.
EXCLUSIVE: Republican Lawmaker Talks Communism, Adoption, Veterans' Rights—By The Floridian's Liv Caputo—
Waltz, Deluzio Call for Austin's Resignation—By The Floridian's Grayson Bakich—Early in January, America was shocked to learn Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin was hospitalized for cancer treatment without anybody, including President Biden, knowing...
Rubio Renews Calls for Hamas Deportations as Biden Sanctions Israelis—By The Floridian's Mateo Guillamont—Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) is refloating calls to deport Hamas supporters residing in the US after President Joe Biden announced sanctions against certain Israeli citizens.
Rubio Resolution Commending Catholic Schools Passes Unanimously in Senate—By The Floridian's Grayson Bakich
CCIA Takes Florida Social Media Censorship Bill to Supreme Court, Cites 1st Amendment Violations—By The Floridian's Jackson Bakich—The Computer and Communications Industry Association (CCIA) is taking a social media case to the...
Republican Lawmaker Says People are 'Literally Dying in Office' Without Congressional Term Limits—By The Floridian's Liv Caputo—TALLAHASSEE, FL—The Florida Legislature is demanding U.S. congressional term limits via an Article V Convention...
Moskowitz Blames Media, Misinformation for Anti-Israel Democrats—By The Floridian's Grayson Bakich—The Democratic Party's perception of being the anti-Israel party continues to persist as the Jewish State's conflict with Hamas rages on. Representative Jared Moskowitz...
Bean Applauds Passage of Tax Relief for American Families and Workers Act—By The Floridian's Grayson Bakich—"It is pro-jobs, pro-taxpayer, [and] pro-America." That is how Representative Aaron Bean (R-FL) described the Tax Relief for American Families and Workers Act in a recent speech on the House floor, which passed the House Wednesday night.
Rubio Reignites Push for Space National Guard—By The Floridian's Grayson Bakich—The US Senate will once again consider creating a Space National Guard after US Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) filed bipartisan legislation that would do so.
Florida Ranked Among Top 10 in Interstate Migration—By The Floridian's Grayson Bakich—Florida in recent years has seen historic spikes in population growth. Now, according to new data, Florida ranks in the top 10 highest inbound household moving destinations in the United States in 2023.
House Passes Tax Bill, Gaetz, and Mills Vote No—By The Floridian's Grayson Bakich—The House of Representatives passed the Tax Relief for American Families and Workers Act of 2024 on Wednesday night with vast bipartisan support. However, it certainly did not come with objection from the likes of Representatives Matt Gaetz (R-FL), Chip Roy (R-TX) and Cory Mills (R-FL).
Scott, Rubio, and Colleagues Request Biden Take Immediate Action on Venezuela—By The Floridian's Grayson Bakich—
Moskowitz Says Florida 'Got It Right' With Red Flag Gun Law—By The Floridian's Grayson Bakich
The Juice is squeezed by Javier Manjarres, Jim McCool, and Daniel Molina