Schools across U.S. brace for surge of kindergartners in fall

In Orange County, there are estimates the incoming kindergarten class will be 17% bigger than in fall 2020.
0 9min

After G-7, Joe Biden says he’s reestablishing U.S. credibility

Biden is now set to meet with Queen Elizabeth II at Windsor Castle as part of his overseas trip.
3 6min

Joe Biden to name Pulse Nightclub a national memorial

The deadliest attack on the LGBTQ community in U.S. history left 49 people dead.
0 3min

Jake Bergmann, Nikki Fried’s fiancé, finalizes Georgia divorce from previous wife

The development comes as further scrutiny falls on the potential First Gentleman.
14 5min

Legislative, Influence & Policy


Gov. DeSantis signs homeowners insurance overhaul into law

Insurance carriers say this should stem losses, but believe more work must be done.
1 8min

Education board backs controversial history guidelines

The Governor wins another battle in the culture war.
11 8min

Personnel note: Cristal Cole joins Amazon

She is the company’s new regional policy manager for the Southeastern U.S.
0 2min

Gov. DeSantis vetoes emergency fund bill

Federal guidance on COVID-19 relief dollars derailed the plan.
2 3min

Jake Bergmann, Nikki Fried’s fiancé, finalizes Georgia divorce from previous wife

The development comes as further scrutiny falls on the potential First Gentleman.
14 5min

Nikki Fried hosts forum highlighting ‘rigged system’ against Black farmers

‘It has been nearly impossible for farmers of color to acquire land, access funding and get farms off the ground.’
2 6min

Was Marco Rubio dissing Val Demings from his official desk?

Based on a comparison of photos, it sure looks like it.
4 5min

Nikki Fried claims Ron DeSantis wants anti-vaxxer vote

The Commissioner continues to critique the Governor.
3 4min

Brand New Congress endorses Sheila Cherfilus-McCormick in CD 20 Special Election

The group backed Democratic Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York and Rashida Tlaib of Michigan.
1 4min


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    Presidential


    After G-7, Joe Biden says he’s reestablishing U.S. credibility

    Biden is now set to meet with Queen Elizabeth II at Windsor Castle as part of his overseas trip.
    3 6min

    Shevrin Jones asks Joe Biden administration to visit South Florida amid spate of shootings

    Jones, an early backer of Biden’s 2020 campaign, is asking for a meeting with victims’ families and local leaders.
    2 6min

    Free beer, other new incentives for Joe Biden’s ‘vaccine sprint’

    The President wants 70% of adults vaccinated by Independence Day.
    2 10min

    For President Biden, a deeply personal Memorial Day Weekend observance

    “They’re the guardians of us and we’re the guardians of their legacy.”
    0 7min

    White House asks court to dismiss lawsuit over drug imports

    Gov. Ron DeSantis signed a bill in 2019 allowing prescription drugs to be imported from Canada.
    6min

    White House legislative team pursues ‘politics is personal’ strategy

    Biden’s legislative team of 15 is charged with maneuvering and mapping out the process of actually getting his agenda passed.
    14min

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    Federal


    AFP-Florida presses Stephanie Murphy to vote against infrastructure bill

    The group says the $4-trillion package funds special interest sweetheart deals.
    0 4min

    Congressional Black Caucus is rebuffing Byron Donalds’ interest in membership

    The organization has allowed Republicans, including Allen West, into its ranks before.
    2 6min

    Rick Scott slams Kamala Harris: ‘What has she ever accomplished?’

    Even the Fox News host tried to dial down Scott’s rhetoric.
    3 3min

    Epilogue: Trump


    Seized House records show just how far Trump admin would go

    A move carried echoes of President Richard Nixon during Watergate.
    2 12min

    Justice Dept., Congress probing Donald Trump seizures of Democrats’ data

    Prosecutors from Trump’s Justice Department subpoenaed Apple for the data.
    5 11min

    Could Donald Trump run for Congress in Florida? If so, where?

    He told Wayne Allyn Root he’s interested. It would shake up Florida politics for sure.
    6 10min

    Donald Trump: ‘I was at the beginning of Ron DeSantis’

    Did Trump create DeSantis? He certainly likes to take credit.
    6 5min

    Facebook suspends Donald Trump for 2 years, then will reassess

    The ban would expire in early 2023 if Facebook decides against additional action.
    2 13min

    Talk of Donald Trump 2024 run builds as legal pressure intensifies

    He’s holding a rally in North Carolina and has teased a Florida event.
    1 12min


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