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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Debbie Wasserman Schultz says Michael Flynn’s resignation ‘marks a beginning, not an end’

Debbie Wasserman Schultz said Tuesday that the revelations about former National Security Adviser Mike Flynn’s conversations with the Russians are only

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Florida congressional delegation asks Donald Trump to support Everglades restoration

Congressman Francis Rooney is calling on Donald Trump to support Everglades restoration, with a letter to the president saying that Everglades

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On Fox Business Network, Debbie Wasserman Schultz says Donald Trump ‘believes he was elected as a dictator’

Debbie Wasserman Schultz blasted President Trump Tuesday morning, a day after he fired acting Attorney General Sally Yates for “refusing

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Debbie Wasserman Schultz says pay wage gap in U.S. getting worse

Sunday marked the eighth anniversary of the Lily Ledbetter Fair Pay Act, which  gives people who experience pay discrimination more time to

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Kathy Castor calls Donald Trump order on refugees ‘illegal, immoral and un-American’

Democrats across Florida are blasting President Donald Trump‘s executive order, which suspends for 120 days the entry of all refugees from certain Muslim countries to

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Obama’s electoral legacy: After 8 years, we get a Donald Trump

(Part 2 of the Obama legacy) With the inauguration of Donald Trump, it is a good time to review the

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Floridians head to D.C. for Donald Trump inauguration

A hush has fallen on the state capital. Sure, there’s plenty of work to do before the start of the

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Debbie Wasserman Schultz accuses HHS nominee Tom Price as another of Donald Trump’s ‘swamp’

Tom Price, President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee for Health and Human Services Secretary, is poised to be grilled by Senate Democrats when he appears

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Debbie Wasserman Schultz says Betsy DeVos will take U.S. schools down a path of failure ‘Florida knows all too well’

In an interview last week with FloridaPolitics.com, Randi Weingarten, head of the American Federation of Teachers, blasted Betsy DeVos, Donald

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Florida Democratic congress members to hold last ditch rallies for ACA this Sunday

The U.S. House of Representatives is poised to vote on Friday toward scrapping the Affordable Care Act, two days after

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Nearly 90,000 people have signed Tim Canova’s petition to stop Sabal Trail Pipeline

A large protest is being planned this weekend at the Suwannee River State Park against the construction of the Sabal

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Nearly 90,000 people have signed Tim Canova’s petition to stop Sabal Trail Pipeline

A large protest is being planned this weekend at the Suwannee River State Park against the construction of the Sabal

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Blake Dowling: Hacking, weaponized artificial intelligence, ransomware and other fun just for you

Breaches, hacking, ransomware, cyber threats, weaponized AI, smart toothbrushes are but a few examples of scary tech out there to

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U.S. election voted top news story of 2016

The turbulent U.S. election, featuring Donald Trump‘s unexpected victory over Hillary Clinton in the presidential race, was the overwhelming pick

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Darryl Paulson: Selecting party chairs: The Florida experience

(Part 2 of 2)  In the first part of this series, I discussed the process and candidates used by the

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Mitch Perry Report for 12.19.16 – Florida electors feel the heat while the rest of the nation freezes

Florida’s 29 Republican presidential electors gather in Tallahassee today to vote for well, presumably for Donald Trump, who defeated Hillary Clinton by 1.2

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Tim Canova is considering another run against Debbie Wasserman Schultz

Despite the fact that he lost in his first bid for Congress by 14 percentage points to Debbie Wasserman Schultz

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Mitch Perry Report for 12.7.16 – The Hillsborough County DEC melts down

“Image is everything” that great philosopher, Andre Agassi once said in a series of television ads for Canon in the

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Mitch Perry Report for 12.6.16 – “Run, Joe, Run” was so 2015, wasn’t it?

One of my favorite sections of Bernie Sanders interview with Matt Taibbi in the current Rolling Stone is when the

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Alan Clendenin says he’s undecided on whether to run for Florida Democratic Party Chair

In January of 2013, DNC and Florida State Committeeman Alan Clendenin lost out to Allison Tant in an intensely fought

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Mitch Perry Report for 11.17.16 – Will there be a Democrat ready to challenge Nancy Pelosi?

If it were up to Nancy Pelosi, the Democratic House Caucus would be voting for their leadership later today, where

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Mitch Perry Report for 11.15.16 – The non-voters speak out

Mike Evans is feeling the heat today – and so is his employer, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Evans decision to

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Mitch Perry Report for 11.15.16 – The non-voters speak out

Mike Evans is feeling the heat today – and so is his employer, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Evans decision to

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Debbie Wasserman Schultz promotes safety pins to show solidarity with those feeling vulnerable after Trump win

With fears running high among Latinos, Muslims, women and other groups in the wake of Donald Trump’s election, South Florida Congresswoman

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In Vice interview, Debbie Wasserman Schultz says Bernie Sanders camp “made me the bogeyman”

Debbie Wasserman Schultz has kept a relatively low profile since her dramatic departure as Chair of the Democratic National Committee,

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Mitch Perry Report for 11.2.16 – Hillary Clinton returns to the oldie but goodies in Dade City speech

Remember when Hillary Clinton would invoke Michelle Obama‘s phrase when dealing with Donald Trump that, “When they go low, we

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A divided Jacksonville greets Bill Clinton

Former President Bill Clinton stopped in Jacksonville Friday as part of a bus tour through the northern part of Florida on behalf

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Mitch Perry Report for 9.29.16 — Congress is free to go home. Again.

First of all, congratulations to the uber-hip readers at Creative Loafing who, in their Best of the Bay voting for Best

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Mitch Perry Report for 9.23.16 – Fall follies

Welcome to the first full day of fall, Florida style. Now maybe it will actually start to feel like a

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