Florida House Democrats demand Rick Scott speak up on CBO’s scoring of GOP health care plan

Since the Congressional Budget Office said the Republican health care plan would raise the ranks of the uninsured by 14 million people

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House GOP health bill facing fresh House committee test

The White House and Republican leaders are talking to rank-and-file lawmakers about revising the GOP health care overhaul, hoping to

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Joe Henderson: ‘Shy’ Rick Scott needs to pipe up on Medicaid expansion

Gov. Rick Scott hasn’t been shy about sharing his feelings on the Affordable Care Act. Like any good Republican, he

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American Action Network targets Carlos Curbelo in new ad

The American Action Network has begun a new $1.5 million issue advocacy campaign to persuade a group of GOP lawmakers to

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House GOP releases bill replacing Barack Obama health care overhaul

House Republicans on Monday released their long-awaited plan for unraveling former President Barack Obama‘s health care law, a package that

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Charlie Crist is demanding more transparency out of Donald Trump

Charlie Crist says he is all in on a resolution of inquiry sponsored by New York Democrat Jerald Nadler that calls on the Department

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GOP proposed health reforms care would ’cause chaos,’ Kathy Castor says

Tampa Democratic Representative Kathy Castor says that a leaked GOP alternative plan for healthcare would have “dire consequences for families here in the state of Florida.”

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For Donald Trump, a solitary start to life in the White House

Around 6:30 each evening, Secret Service agents gather in the dim hallways of the West Wing to escort Donald Trump

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Francis Rooney talks water during Fort Myers stop

Water remains one of Rep. Francis Rooney’s top priority, the freshman congressman told Southwest Floridians this week. The Naples Republican

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Wayne W. Oliver: Solution to address health care affordability

Health care continues to be at the center of debate across our nation and in Florida’s State Capitol. At the

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Senate panel approves Nikki Haley nomination to U.N.

The Latest on activities in Congress (all times EST): 12:25 p.m. The Senate Foreign Relations Committee has overwhelmingly approved South

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Sean Spicer cites ‘studies’ to back Donald Trump voter claim

The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): 2 p.m. A spokesman says President Donald Trump’s belief that there

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Donald Trump arrives in Washington with a wave and a salute

Ready for his big moment, Donald Trump swept into Washington on a military jet Thursday and quickly set to building

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18M more Americans would be uninsured under 2016 GOP repeal

Insurance premiums would soar and some 18 million Americans would lose health coverage if Republicans partially repeal President Barack Obama‘s

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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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Advocates call on Marco Rubio to protect immigrant families as Donald Trump era begins

House Speaker Paul Ryan told a national cable television audience Thursday night that federal troops won’t be coming after undocumented immigrants

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Advocates call on Marco Rubio to protect immigrant families as Donald Trump era begins

House Speaker Paul Ryan told a national cable television audience Thursday night that federal troops won’t be coming after undocumented immigrants

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Week 1: Cabinet picks contradict Donald Trump stands on some issues

The lack of fireworks surrounding Senate consideration of President-elect Donald Trump‘s Cabinet picks may reflect a slew of statements his

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Kevin Hernandez: Donald Trump’s dream team for economic success

The American public has long been yearning for a drastic change to the status quo. Sadly, the past eight years

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Donald Trump denounces ‘disgrace’ of reports of Russian ties to him

A defiant President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday adamantly denied reports that Russia had obtained compromising personal and financial information about

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GOP: Cut taxes, change brackets; but what about deficits

Congressional Republicans are planning a massive overhaul of the nation’s tax system, a heavy political lift that could ultimately affect

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Donald Trump action on health care could cost Planned Parenthood

One of President-elect Donald Trump‘s first, and defining, acts next year could come on Republican legislation to cut off taxpayer

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Mitch Perry Report for 12.14.16 – Fun with Guccifer 2.0

Over the summer, a hacker who went by the nom de guerre of Guccifer 2.0 began distributing internal documents from

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Chief of staff Reince Priebus? Some Donald Trump loyalists still dubious

When President-elect Donald Trump tapped Reince Priebus as his chief of staff, Republican leaders cheered the prospect of a close

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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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Donald Trump takes triumphant tour of Washington, has cordial meeting with Barack Obama

President-elect Donald Trump took a triumphant tour of the nation’s capital Thursday, holding a cordial White House meeting with President

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Elizabeth Warren proposes truce with Donald Trump

The Latest on the U.S. election: 3:25 p.m. — Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren is proposing that she and President-elect Donald

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Mac Stipanovich: Win or lose, Never Trump movement remains proud

With Donald Trump still down in the polls with a week to go, the edifice of excuses designed to excuse

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Mitch Perry Report for 10.21.16 – Rick Scott in 2020?

Forget about Marco Rubio in 2020, what about Rick Scott? Troy Kinsey from Bay News 9 reports that “some GOP operatives are floating him as a

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