Star Safety Ratings, long helpful to car buyers, now languish in the breakdown lane

ByEric Kulisch FairWarning Grade inflation in school makes it difficult to distinguish who is actually achieving in the classroom. The

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U.S. judge orders release of FBI records in Sarasota probe that may tie Saudi royals to 9/11 hijackers

By Dan Christensen FloridaBulldog.org A federal judge has ruled the FBI unlawfully withheld from the Florida Bulldog key sections of

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Rick Scott uses Senate seat to push legislation benefiting his investments in natural gas pipeline companies

By Dan Christensen FloridaBulldog.org U.S. Sen. Rick Scott is co-sponsoring a bill to expedite the exportation of liquid natural gas

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Spotlight on Kalashnikov USA after spy arrest, reports Russia targeted NRA for U.S. influence

By Dan Christensen FloridaBulldog.org A U.S. senator has asked the Treasury Department whether it has investigated the apparent relationships between

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Spotlight on Kalashnikov USA after spy arrest, reports Russia targeted NRA for U.S. influence

By Dan Christensen FloridaBulldog.org A U.S. senator has asked the Treasury Department whether it has investigated the apparent relationships between

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Amid dramatic growth of U.S. drone fleet, federal safety oversight lags

By Paul Feldman FairWarning As the nation’s fleet of small recreational and commercial drones keeps soaring — the government projects nearly

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Saudi Arabia cites FBI’s Meese Commission in asking judge to toss 9/11 victims’ lawsuit

By Dan Christensen FloridaBulldog.org Forced back into court by an act of Congress and faced with tens of billions of

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Fraud and billing mistakes cost Medicare – and taxpayers – tens of billions last year

By Fred Schulte /b> Kaiser Health News Federal health officials made more than $16 billion in improper payments to private

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Val Demings, Darren Soto, Stephanie Murphy submit transportation list

Orlando’s three Democratic members of Congress, U.S. Reps. Val Demings, Darren Soto and Stephanie Murphy, have sent the White House

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Florida Dems in Congress blast GOP health care plan after budget report

As expected, the scoring of the Republican health care plan in Congress affirmed many of Democrats’ biggest warnings, and, as

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NASA’s $19.5B plan headed for Donald Trump’s desk

President Donald Trump will get his first chance to signal his vision for space now that both houses of Congress

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Brian Mast calls for Donald Trump to create Everglades task force

U.S. Rep. Brian Mast wants President Donald Trump to add the Everglades to his infrastructure priority list. Mast, a Republican from

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Stephanie Murphy declares support for Puerto Rico to become state

U.S. Rep. Stephanie Murphy declared on the floor of Congress Thursday morning that she would like to see Puerto Rico

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‘Penttbomb 2.0’ and the FBI’s brush-off of reports alleging 9/11 ties to Saudi Arabia

By Dan Christensen FloridaBulldog.org FBI officials who briefed the 9/11 Review Commission on the bureau’s sprawling 9/11 investigation code-named PENTTBOMB

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Dr. Carolyn J. Lukensmeyer: Leading the way in civility – Florida’s new members of Congress

This past year has seen our country feeling more divided than ever before. The 2016 election took its toll, with

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Federal judges’ lifetime tenure for good reason; Tallahassee should take note

There is a profound reason why the Founders gave life tenure to federal judges, subject only to impeachment for bad

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Charlie Crist, three others join Climate Solutions Caucus

U.S. Rep. Charlie Crist and three more members of Congress have joined the bipartisan, largely bi-coastal Climate Solutions Caucus, the

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Val Demings wants her committee in Congress to oversee ‘The Wall’

As President Donald Trump moves forward on his plans to build a massive, potentially $25 billion wall along the Mexico

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Jared Moskowitz files resolution condemning U.N. Security Council Israeli settlement vote

A South Florida Democrat has filed a resolution calling on the Florida House to stand with Congress in its condemnation

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Dear Congress: On Jan. 21, the people roared – and they will vote

A letter to my Senators and Representative. Crib freely if you wish. Dear Senator Burr: It would seem that we

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Daniel Webster: Congress will not pull rug out on health care coverage

Whether or not congressional Republicans have a plan to replace Obamacare they are beginning to respond to voters concerns about

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Mike Pence looks like he will be Donald Trump’s inside man in Congress

When Mike Pence landed in Congress after the 2000 election, he was a conservative agitator who often bucked President George

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Darren Soto named Assistant Whip for Congressional Dems

Darren Soto has been named Assistant Whip in the upcoming 115th Congressional session. He joins fellow Florida representative Val Demings

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Daniel Webster gets seat on Science, Space Committee

U.S. Rep. Daniel Webster of Clermont has been appointed to a seat on the U.S. House Science, Space and Technology

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More committee assignments for Val Demings, Darren Soto and Stephanie Murphy

Additional congressional committee assignments are rolling out and Orlando’s new representatives are getting seats to oversee natural resources, small businesses

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Darren Soto announces home-grown senior staff

Freshman U.S. Rep. Darren Soto of Orlando announced his senior staff, heavy on local connections and including a key former

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Freshmen Congress members from Orlando get top choices for committee seats

Central Florida’s three freshmen in Congress all got top-choice A-list committee assignments Tuesday, with Val Demings of Orlando serving on

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Val Demings, Florida members, lead moment in Congress to remember Orlando’s fallen officers

With a bipartisan gathering of other Florida congressional members, Orlando’s former police chief Val Demings, now a congresswoman from Orlando,

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Stephanie Murphy joining Blue Dogs, New Democrats

U.S. Congresswoman-elect Stephanie Murphy announced Tuesday she intends to join the two moderate-Democrat organizations in Congress, the Blue Dog Coalition

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