Proposed Law Would Punish Social Media Sites Allowing ‘Deepfake’ Porn Publications

Proposed Law Would Punish Social Media Sites Allowing ‘Deepfake’ Porn Publications

Mateo Guillamont
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July 12, 2024
A recently introduced bipartisan bill in the House of Representatives would criminalize ‘deepfake’ pornographic s ‘revenge porn’ publications. Revenge porn, also known as non-consensual intimate imagery (NCII), has grown since the popularization of generative artificial intelligence (AI). In response, a bipartisan group of legislators filed the Tools to Address Known Exploitation by Immobilizing Technological Deepfakes […]
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Florida Legislators Mourn Death of Oklahoma Senator

Florida Legislators Mourn Death of Oklahoma Senator

Mateo Guillamont
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July 11, 2024
Florida’s US Senators are mourning the recent passing of former Senator Jim Inhofe, a leading Republican Senator representing Oklahoma for almost 30 years. Florida Senators Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Rick Scott (R-FL) both released statements celebrating Senator Inhofe’s life, commending his public service, and mourning his death. “Ann and I are keeping Kay, the Inhofe […]
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Bipartisan Senate Support for Argentina Jewish Massacre Victims in 30 Year Anniversary

Bipartisan Senate Support for Argentina Jewish Massacre Victims in 30 Year Anniversary

Mateo Guillamont
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July 11, 2024
Democrat and Republican Senators have united to commemorate the thirty year anniversary of tragic car bomb terrorist attacks on July 18, 1994, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The terror attacks were aimed at the Argentine Israelite Mutual Association (AMIA) Jewish Community Center, killing 85 and wounding more than 300 people. The attacks remain the deadliest terror […]
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Scott and Colleagues Commemorate Three Year Anniversary of Historic Cuban Protests

Scott and Colleagues Commemorate Three Year Anniversary of Historic Cuban Protests

Mateo Guillamont
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July 10, 2024
On July 11, 2021, thousands of Cubans took to the streets to protest the island’s civil, political, and economic decay at the hands of the Communist Castro Regime. The regime quashed the protests with brute force, arbitrary detentions, and internet and cell service blackouts. Now, Florida Senator Rick Scott (R), supported by Senators Marco Rubio […]
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Florida Congressman Aims to Diminish Airplane Regulations for Children

Florida Congressman Aims to Diminish Airplane Regulations for Children

Mateo Guillamont
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July 10, 2024
US Representative Bill Posey (R-FL) introduced legislation to liberalize air-travel regulations for lap held children. Currently, children under two years of age are permitted to fly while held by their caretakers. Otherwise, they must fly in lap held child restraint systems (CRS) in their own independent seat. According to the FAA, using a CRS is […]
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Donalds Proposes Expanded Exemptions for Tip Taxes

Donalds Proposes Expanded Exemptions for Tip Taxes

Mateo Guillamont
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July 10, 2024
Tips could soon be exempt from taxation thanks to a new initiative by US Representative Byron Donalds (R-FL). Representative Donalds’ No Tax on Tips Act would enable workers to request a tax deduction on their taxable income equal to their reported tipped wages. Donalds’ bill is the corollary to Senator Ted Cruz’s (R-TX) own tax […]
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Salazar Denounces Socialism While Addressing Trump Supporters

Salazar Denounces Socialism While Addressing Trump Supporters

Mateo Guillamont
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July 10, 2024
US Representative Maria Elvira-Salazar (R-FL) charged against far-left socialists while addressing Trump supporters gathered at a rally in Doral, Florida. Representative Salazar’s comments were made during former President Donald Trump’s major campaign and fundraising rally this afternoon. Salazar, who is the daughter of Cuban exiles fleeing communism, claimed socialism is eroding American society. “God has […]
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Florida Conservatives Rally for Trump in Major Campaign Event

Florida Conservatives Rally for Trump in Major Campaign Event

Mateo Guillamont
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July 10, 2024
Florida’s Republican political class rallied around former President Donald Trump during a major campaign event in Doral, Florida. Lawmakers attending included  Senators Rick Scott (R-FL) and Marco Rubio(R-FL) and Representatives Carlos Gimenez (R-FL) and Maria Elvira Salazar (R-FL). Each legislator outlined their reasons for supporting President Trump while criticizing President Joe Biden’s presidential performance. Senator […]
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Venezuelan Presidential Campaigns Begin in Highly Anticipated Contest

Venezuelan Presidential Campaigns Begin in Highly Anticipated Contest

Mateo Guillamont
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July 9, 2024
Venezuela’s Presidential campaigns for the upcoming July elections began this week. The elections follow failed negotiations between Venezuela’s government and President Joe Biden’s administration over electoral assurances in exchange for sanctions relief. Despite promises of allowing free and fair elections, the Venezuelan regime barred opposition leader Maria Corina Machado from participating in the same.  However, […]
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Rubio Could Become VP Nominee as Major Trump Rally is Held in Florida

Rubio Could Become VP Nominee as Major Trump Rally is Held in Florida

Mateo Guillamont
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July 9, 2024
US Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) is increasingly expected to become former President Donald Trump’s Vice Presidential nominee. Senator Rubio has supported President Trump throughout the latter’s campaign. However, Rubio amplified his pro-Trump messaging after the latter secured the Republican presidential nomination. Now, political insiders are predicting Trump will select Rubio as his VP for the […]
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Congressional Pushback Against New Biden ‘EV’ Rules Continues

Congressional Pushback Against New Biden ‘EV’ Rules Continues

Mateo Guillamont
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July 9, 2024
A group of over 150 conservative Congressional lawmakers have rejected President Joe Biden’s recently published Greenhouse Gas Emissions Standards for Heavy-Duty Vehicles – Phase 3. The rules, published last April, target greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) from large trucks and heavy-duty vehicles. According to the rules, such vehicles must dramatically reduce their GHG emissions by fiscal […]
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Democrats in Intra-party Disarray After Biden Debate Debacle

Democrats in Intra-party Disarray After Biden Debate Debacle

Mateo Guillamont
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June 29, 2024
Reports are emerging Democratic Party officials are reeling after President Joe Biden’s sputtering presidential debate performance. President Biden struggled to answer questions coherently and suffered to stay on topic during his debate with former President Donald Trump. Biden’s performance highlighted the 81-year old president’s obvious mental frailty, an issue harped on by conservatives and even […]
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Houthi’s Continued Assaults Spark Fresh Criticism Against Biden's Foreign Policy

Houthi’s Continued Assaults Spark Fresh Criticism Against Biden's Foreign Policy

Mateo Guillamont
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June 29, 2024
Consistent Houthi terrorist attacks throughout the Red Sea are inciting renewed conservative criticism towards President Joe Biden’s response. Almost daily, Houthi forces have executed drone attacks against ships believed to have direct or indirect links to the US, Israel, or any of their allies. Given a third of the global container shipping trade traverses the […]
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Supreme Court Restricts Federal Government Power in Landmark Case

Supreme Court Restricts Federal Government Power in Landmark Case

Mateo Guillamont
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June 29, 2024
The US Supreme Court has overturned its decision in Chevron v. Natural Resources Defense Council, a keystone case for the expansion of federal agencies’ authority. Chevron created legal precedent dictating that federal agencies had legal authority to interpret ambiguous laws within the agencies’ respective policy areas. However, in Loper Bright Enterprises v. Raimondo, the Court’s […]
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Conservatives Celebrate Another SCOTUS Win on Environment

Conservatives Celebrate Another SCOTUS Win on Environment

Mateo Guillamont
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June 28, 2024
The US Supreme Court ruled to temporarily halt new Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regulations after a lawsuit led by Ohio objected to them. The EPA’s regulations were issued to reduce power plant and industrial facility pollution. Relying on the Clean Air Act’s good neighbor provision, the EPA intended to foist new, heftier emissions-control regulations on […]
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Bills to Curb Illegal Immigration Filed by Balart

Bills to Curb Illegal Immigration Filed by Balart

Mateo Guillamont
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June 28, 2024
US Representative Mario Diaz-Balart (R-FL) filed a bill to gut federal aid for programs he alleges are incentivizing illegal immigration. Representative Balart’s bill is an amendment to the 2025 appropriations bill for the Department of State, Foreign Operations, and related programs. Balart introduced the bill during a hearing in the Appropriations Subcommittee on State Department, […]
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Contra-China Flurry of Bills Could Further Limit Chinese Financial Activities in US

Contra-China Flurry of Bills Could Further Limit Chinese Financial Activities in US

Mateo Guillamont
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June 27, 2024
US Senator Rick Scott (R-FL) has introduced various bills limiting China’s ability to do business in the US. If passed, the bills would prohibit American companies from investing in Chinese companies, bar individuals from purchasing Chinese stocks, and prevent Chinese companies from going public. Senator Scott justified his bills by claiming China was profiting off […]
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Republican Congressmen Cast Lot Behind Businesses in Environmental Case vs SEC

Republican Congressmen Cast Lot Behind Businesses in Environmental Case vs SEC

Mateo Guillamont
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June 26, 2024
A group of over two dozen Republican lawmakers have joined an amicus brief in support of a lawsuit against a Securities and Exchange Commision (SEC) environmental rule. The SEC rule would require publicly traded companies to record and disclose some of their greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. The rule’s final publication triggered immediate lawsuits, including one […]
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