Miami billionaire fined in pump-and-dump stock scheme looks to cash in on COVID-19 testing

By Francisco Alvarado FloridaBulldog.org Billionaire philanthropist and Opko Health CEO Phillip Frost, fined for his role in a pump-and-dump-stock scheme,

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Before Brightline became nation’s deadliest railroad, its owners rejected safety fixes

By Ann Henson Feltgen FloridaBulldog.org The owners of Brightline, the nation’s only privately funded and operated train, have been on

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NRA’s Marion Hammer got illegal loans from nonprofit she runs, Unified Sportsmen of Florida

By Dan Christensen FloridaBulldog.org NRA lobbyist Marion Hammer has obtained several apparently illegal loans over the years from Unified Sportsmen

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Florida’s ‘cash register justice’ leaves many felons still ineligible to vote despite passage of Amendment 4

By Claire Goforth Ten years ago, Rosemary McCoy never would have imagined that today she’d be in a Jacksonville library,

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Jay Fant for Attorney General? Intrigue in Jacksonville

Republican State Rep. Jay Fant has the safest of safe seats on Jacksonville’s deep-red Westside. However, in the even deeper-red Florida

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Ron DeSantis, Ted Yoho among targets for pro-AHCA ad buy

The American Action Network is putting the pressure on three Florida lawmakers to vote in favor of the American Health Care

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Report: Ron DeSantis tours Jerusalem embassy sites

U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis was far away from his Northeast Florida district this weekend; the Jerusalem Post reports that the Republican Congressman

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Hospitals hopeful on Medicaid following meeting with D.C. delegation

Florida’s congressional delegation is onboard with efforts by hospitals that provide charity care to persuade the Trump administration to treat

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Ron DeSantis sees political risk unless Republicans repeal and replace ACA

Congressman Ron DeSantis warned Wednesday that his fellow Republicans would take a political risk in failing to repeal and replace

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With its Lego project, the Tampa Bay Times crushes my hopes and dreams

Last week, the digital geniuses at the Tampa Bay Times debuted a multimedia presentation that used animated Lego figures and

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Ron DeSantis, Ted Cruz to introduce Congressional term limits amendment

U.S. Rep, Ron DeSantis and Sen. Ted Cruz collaborated on a Washington Post op-ed Friday with a simple message regarding “draining the swamp.”

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Blaise Ingoglia rolls out more endorsements in Florida GOP Chair re-election bid

Blaise Ingoglia has received the backing of nearly a dozen Republican members of Congress in his re-election campaign for GOP

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Republicans steamroll to win U.S. House races

Republican incumbents strolled to victory Tuesday over their Democratic opponents in three U.S. House races. District 6 Republican Ron DeSantis,

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National Taxpayers Union gives Marco Rubio an A, Patrick Murphy an F

The National Taxpayers Union, a fiscal conservative organization, is out with its new grades of federal lawmakers, drawing a clear

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CD 6 longshot candidate will stump at Jacksonville’s Tiger Bay Friday

The resource gap in the Congressional District 6 race between incumbent Republican powerhouse Ron DeSantis and Democratic challenger William McCullough defies belief.

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Ron DeSantis, John Rutherford want 2017 Atlantic Ocean red snapper season

In a preview of how they will work together in Congress, Rep. Ron DeSantis and John Rutherford (running in Florida’s 4th Congressional

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Ron DeSantis voted against Hurricane Sandy aid. How will he vote next week?

Thousands of Floridians are heading for higher ground as Hurricane Matthew approaches South Florida and the state’s Atlantic coast. The

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Ron DeSantis voted against Hurricane Sandy aid. How will he vote next week?

Thousands of Floridians are heading for higher ground as Hurricane Matthew approaches South Florida and the state’s Atlantic coast. The

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Todd Wilcox launches new Super PAC

 Todd Wilcox, the former combat veteran and CIA case officer who ran for nearly a year as a Republican candidate

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Orlando facing prospect of all-freshman lineup in Congress

U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown and her nearly 24 years in Congress – gone. U.S. Rep. Alan Grayson and his nearly

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CD 6 personal finances: Democrat Bill McCullough fails to file disclosure statement

Democratic congressional nominee Bill McCullough has failed to file his personal financial disclosures report as required under federal law in

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Tom O’Hara: Banner plane delivered highlight of AP Legislative Planning Day

I attended the annual Tallahassee ritual Wednesday when politicians address the media and take some questions. The Republicans talked in

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Bob Sparks: Dan Webster runs for Speaker; for whom will Gwen Graham vote?

John Boehner sure knows how to make news. At least he waited until Pope Francis left Washington before he dropped

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Peter Schorsch: Jeff Atwater’s ‘to run or not to run’ peeves the Florida Republican establishment

Imagine you are a well-heeled, card-carrying member of Florida’s Republican establishment. It’s already a difficult election cycle with your having

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Peter Schorsch: Answers to top 10 big questions in Florida politics lurch into view

If you’re keeping track of time, there is B.T. and A.T.: Before Trump and After Trump. At the beginning of

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Julie Delegal: Could Florida have 2 minority-access districts for the price of one?

U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown has filed a federal lawsuit opposing the reshaping of the district she represents, Florida’s CD 5.

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