David Smith starts Florida House run with $25K loan; David Santiago, Mike La Rosa raise $21K

Republican candidate David Smith has started his run for Florida House District 28 with a personal $25,000 loan to his

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Puerto Rico crisis panel brings it home to Florida

The social fallout from Puerto Rico’s multi-fasceted financial crisis must be dealt with in more immediate ways in Central Florida

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Bob Cortes ‘exploring’ possible congressional run in CD 7

State Rep. Bob Cortes said Friday morning he is “exploring” the possibility of running for Congress in Florida’s 7th Congressional

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Lawmakers look to raise money during upcoming legislative committee meeting weeks

It’s going to be a busy few weeks for Florida Republicans. House Majority announced fundraising events for seven House Republicans,

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Bob Cortes files bill to require cemeteries to notify next-of-kin before moving graves

A new bill filed by House District 30 Rep. Bob Cortes, HB 107, would make it more difficult for cemeteries to

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Bob Cortes files ‘Grieving Families Act’ to allow certificates for miscarried children

A new bill filed by Rep. Bob Cortes would allow parents who have miscarriages to get a certificate to properly

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Central Florida reps pleased with tourism, health care subcommittee chairs

While no one from Central Florida will be chairing full committees in the Florida House of Representatives this spring, several

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Bob Cortes wins Seminole County’s Florida House District 30

Incumbent Republican state Rep. Bob Cortes won another two years in House District 30 by defeating political newcomer Ryan Yadav. Cortes

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Marco Rubio appears in Lake Mary to get out the vote and opine on Patrick Murphy scandal

A group of Republican lawmakers appeared in Lake Mary Thursday afternoon to sing each others’ praises and hopefully motivate anyone

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Ryan Yadav calls for state response to missing ballots in Seminole County

Democratic House District 30 candidate Ryan Yadav is calling for the state to take “all steps necessary to address” missing

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In HD 30 race, Ryan Yadav TV commercial charges Bob Cortes with 2012 conflict of interest

In a new TV commercial released Monday, Democratic challenger Ryan Yadav has brought up a 2012 conflict of interest allegation

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