State knew Pompano gun maker in business with banned Russian firm when tax incentives offered

By Dan Christensen FloridaBulldog.org Florida Gov. Rick Scott’s administration knew in 2015 when it offered $162,000 in tax-refund incentives to

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Rick Scott, Kalashnikov assault rifles, tax incentives, U.S. sanctions, and Russian oligarchs

By Dan Christensen FloridaBulldog.org When Pompano Beach’s authorized manufacturer of Russian AK-47 assault rifles was in jeopardy of losing $162,000

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Kathy Castor says Jeff Sessions should resign

Tampa Democrat Kathy Castor is joining the chorus of Democrats who are calling on Attorney General Jeff Sessions to resign following published

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Val Demings calls for investigation into Michael Flynn’s, Donald Trump’s ties to Russia

U.S. Rep. Val Demings of Orlando is joining the call for an independent investigation of ties between Russia and former

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Kathy Castor calls some of President Trump’s actions ‘beneath the dignity of the office’

It’s less than a month into Donald Trump’s presidency, but Congresswoman Kathy Castor is not impressed so far, calling some of his actions and

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Marco Rubio re-sharpens condemnation of Putin and any U.S.-Russia deals

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio continued his sharp attacks on Russian President Vladimir Putin Thursday calling any potential grand deals “immoral”

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Darryl Paulson: We are not the same; the immoral equivalency of President Donald Trump

Voters who supported Donald Trump for president did so because they liked his free-speaking ideas, his attacks on the political

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Bill Nelson sounds off on what he calls Donald Trump’s “rocky” first week in office

Although U.S. Senator Bill Nelson’s press conference on Wednesday in Tampa was ostensibly to discuss President Donald Trump’s campaign pledge to spend up to

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Rex Tillerson has Marco Rubio’s vote in Senate

The Latest on activities in Congress (All times EST): 10:35 a.m. Sen. Marco Rubio says he’ll support President Donald Trump‘s

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Donald Trump, government is not a business. Reject Rex Tillerson.

If it is to be believed, as Donald Trump evidently does, that government is just another business, then Rex Tillerson

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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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Marco Rubio quickly keeps promise to stand up to Donald Trump in Senate

Marco Rubio promised during his campaign for re-election to the U.S. Senate that he would stand up to Donald Trump

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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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Marco Rubio grills Rex Tillerson on Russia: Is Vladimir Putin a war criminal?

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio‘s concerns regarding Russia and Russian President Vladimir Putin took center stage in Senate confirmation hearings Wednesday

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Protesters in Tampa tells Marco Rubio to hold Rex Tillerson accountable in confirmation hearing

Rex Tillerson’s confirmation hearing for Secretary of State begins Wednesday morning at 9 a.m, and dozens of activists in Tampa

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Marco Rubio puts Russian in political oppression spotlight – and calls out Vladimir Putin

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio restarted his social media campaign to highlight political prisoners worldwide Monday, this time spotlighting a Russian

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‘Little’ Marco Rubio holds big cards in Rex Tillerson confirmation

We all remember when presidential candidate Donald Trump stuck Republican opponent Marco Rubio with the label of “Little Marco.” It’s

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Revelers bid adieu to a year of conflicts, celebrity deaths

As 2016 draws to a close, revelers around the world are bidding a weary adieu to a year filled with

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Marco Rubio supports U.S. sanctions on Russia and condemns Vladimir Putin’s crimes

Senator Marco Rubio supports the sanctions President Barack Obama is imposing on Russia in the wake of their possible hacking of

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Politicians can learn lesson from LeRoy Collins balance of public, private speech

Thanks to Vladimir Putin‘s hackers and his outlets in the American press, we know that Hillary Clinton said different things

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In Tampa, Bill Nelson calls Russia hack on DNC email server “closer to an act of war”

Florida Senator Bill Nelson on Thursday called the Russian hacking into the Democratic National Committee’s email system an unprecedented outrage that

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Martin Dyckman: The Red Menace redux

Early in the Cold War, Hollywood was targeted by politicians and flag-waving pundits who accused Communists in the motion picture

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Donald Trump picks Rex Tillerson to lead State Department

President-elect Donald Trump announced Tuesday he has picked ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson to be secretary of state, calling him “among

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Marco Rubio says he has “serious concerns” about Rex Tillerson as Secretary of State

Marco Rubio had already weighed in negatively about Exxon Mobile CEO Rex Tillerson being floated as Donald Trump’s possible choice for Secretary of

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Mitch Perry Report for 11.10.16 — The ‘What do we now?’ moment for the president-elect

As Donald Trump publicly laid low and dealt with officials about how the transition of his administration will begin, I couldn’t help

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Steve Schale: Final notes on early voting in Florida

To: The tired, poor, huddled masses yearning to be free of 2016 From: Steve Schale, Florida Sherpa Re: It is

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Steve Schale: Notes on the 10th day of early voting in Florida

To: Curious Americans and President Vladimir Putin From: Steve Schale, Proud FloridaMan Re: 5 Days out — and eight years later, POTUS returns

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Martin Dyckman: Keep calm and carry on

To prepare for war with Nazi Germany, the British government considered how to maintain civilian morale should events go badly.

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