Poll: Scott Has Slight Edge Over Nelson In Senate RaceEmerging from his final legislative session, Republican Governor Rick Scott holds a small lead over incumbent Democrat Bill Nelson in a potential U.S. Senate race that could help determine control of the Senate, according to a poll released Monday.
Senators Rubio & Nelson Announce Gun Violence Restraining Order BillFlorida Senators Marco Rubio and Bill Nelson outlined a plan Wednesday to provide federal grants to states for establishing gun violence restraining orders.
Scott, Nelson At Odds Over Gun Control As Senate Race Looms"Jobs, jobs, jobs," has been the mantra for Rick Scott. It not only helped him win the governor's office, it kept him there for a second term.
Senator Calls For Probe After Second Brightline DeathSenator Bill Nelson has called for an investigation into the safety of the Brightline train line following a second fatal incident since beginning trips to Ft. Lauderdale.
Local DACA Recipients Protest Outside Sen. Bill Nelson's Coral Gables OfficeProtesters gathered outside Senator Bill Nelson’s office in Coral Gables on Wednesday to demand action on DACA.
Trump Administration Changes Tune, Says No Oil Drilling Off Florida CoastThe democratic party is calling Florida’s governor a “self-serving con man in response to what at first seemed like good news for all involved.
Nelson, State Spar Over Disaster Jobless BenefitsU.S. Sen. Bill Nelson wants the federal Department of Labor to provide help to the state as he's heard “multiple accounts” of Floridians put out of work by Hurricane Irma unable to apply for disaster assistance.
More Than $1 Billion Handed Out In Florida Following Hurricane IrmaOver a month later, the state of Florida is still recovering following the impact of Hurricane Irma.
U.S. Senate Panel Launches Investigation Into Florida Nursing Home DeathsThe U.S. Senate Finance Committee announced Wednesday that it is launching an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the deaths of 14 patients at a nursing home in Hollywood, Florida in the wake of Hurricane Irma.
Local Leaders Stunned, Saddened By Vegas Music Fest ShootingThe mass shooting in Las Vegas, now the deadliest in recent U.S. history, has shocked and saddened local leaders.
Florida Lawmakers Get Look First-Hand Look At Keys DamageSenator Bill Nelson is in the Florida Keys to get a first hand look at the damage caused by Hurricane Irma.
'Shame On You': Nursing Home Patient's Family Has Message After 8 Died The daughter of one of the patients taken out of a nursing home where eight residents died after the facility lost their air conditioning has a message for them - 'shame on you.'