Tag: American Cancer Society
Rep. Matt Gaetz cheers with attendees of a rally featuring himself and Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene in The Villages. Image via AP.

Phil AmmannApril 13, 2018

Longtime Pinellas County Commissioner John Morroni announced Friday he will undergo series of treatments for a blood disorder known as Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML). The Treasure Island Republican will receive treatment at Tampa’s Moffitt Cancer Center, during which he will continue to receive weekly briefings from the County Administrator. “As a 10-year cancer survivor, I […]

News Service Of FloridaDecember 16, 2017

Floridians could wind up voting on two contentious health care proposals that on Thursday drew closer to the 2018 ballot. A panel of the Florida Constitution Revision Commission approved separate proposed constitutional amendments that would alter how much money is set aside for anti-smoking programs and eliminate long-standing state regulations about the construction of hospitals […]

Jim RosicaJuly 10, 2017

After being pronounced cancer-free earlier this year, state Sen. Dorothy Hukill says she “feel(s) great” and already is “excited” to return to Tallahassee for next year’s Legislative Session. She’s also back in the saddle in her district. The Port Orange Republican’s schedule is packed this week: There’s a grand-opening event for a Titusville space-supplies firm, […]

Guest AuthorJanuary 4, 2016

Since declaring his candidacy for president, Donald Trump has been at odds with his Republican rivals, allegedly the RNC executive committee, political action committees, the Democrats, and particularly the media who appear to despise this political outsider. The media paint a picture of a loudmouthed, uncouth racist, who is greedy beyond words and, therefore, evil.  Let […]

Ryan RayJune 9, 2015

The American Cancer Society’s affiliated Cancer Action Network issued a statement Tuesday  that the omission in the current Health & Human Services conference budget proposals of a line item for the “Mary Brogan Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program” threatens the lives of low-income Florida women who depend on public funds for screening programs. Here’s ACS […]


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