Jason Brodeur raises nearly $400K in 2020 Florida Senate bid, then gives $165K back

Republican state Rep. Jason Brodeur had a very, very good fundraising month in February in his campaign for Florida Senate

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Victor Torres seeks to save call-center jobs

State Sen. Victor Torres has introduced a bill to force call center operators to give extended notices if they intend

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First responders suffering from PTSD addressed in Vic Torres bill

The Pulse nightclub massacre took its toll on at least one Orlando cop who responded that horrible morning and state

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Latest on the legislative staffing merry-go-round

With a tip of the hat to LobbyTools, here are the latest movements – both on and off – of the

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More legislative hopefuls file to run in 2018, 2020

The list of legislative hopefuls just keeps getting longer. State elections records show dozens of members of the state House

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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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Amy Mercado, Victor Torres seek ‘parent abuse’ reporting system

Concerned that there are under-the-radar problems with teen children abusing parents, state Rep. Amy Mercado is seeking to create a

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Carlos Guillermo Smith’s ‘Restore Our Bright Futures’ act aims to help more students go to college

Carlos Guillermo Smith, a UCF graduate himself, wants you to have more access to higher education – that’s why his

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Central Florida House members call on Marco Rubio to protect illegal immigrants

In front of U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio‘s office Tuesday morning, Sen. Victor Torres and Reps. Amy Mercado and Carlos Guillermo Smith

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George Soros spends $1.8 million in Florida local races; backs four winners, two losers

Billionaire New York Democratic campaign financier George Soros‘s interest topped $1.7 million in Central Florida politics and $1.8 million statewide

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Advanced Manufacturing Research Center, I-4, Sanford Burnham, water quality, Pulse, on Central Florida lawmakers’ minds

As they prepare for the 2017 Legislative Session, Central Florida lawmakers are looking out for help for the emerging Advanced

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Labor, tourism, citrus money coming in for Victor Torres in SD 15 race

Democratic state Rep. Victor Torres‘s bid for a promotion to Florida Senate District 15 is getting the financial blessing of

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