Florida Eye Doctor Salomon Melgen Gets Clemency From Trump In Medicare FraudA prominent Florida eye doctor convicted of defrauding Medicare out of $73 million has been released from prison early after Donald Trump commuted Salomon Melgen's sentence just hours before the president's term ended.
Florida’s Republican Senators Make Their Biden Administration Critiques Known On Day 1Florida’s two Republican senators are making their critiques known about the Biden administration on day one – even before inauguration activities wrapped up.
Trump Supporters Welcome Him Back To Palm BeachDonald Trump arrived at Palm Beach International Airport around 11 a.m. Wednesday morning after leaving Washington D.C. for the last time as president.
President Joe Biden Supporters Celebrate Inauguration Day At Miami's Freedom TowerIt was a moment that many Democrats have been waiting for since the November election, Joe Biden taking the oath of office to become the 46th President of the United States.
Trump's Presidential Pardons, Commutations Include Rappers Lil Wayne And Kodak Black In Miami Weapons CasesPresident Donald Trump has granted a pardon to rapper Lil Wayne and a commutation to rapper Kodak Black, two of the raft of pardons and commutations on his final day in office.
Inauguration Live Updates: Joe Biden Sworn In As 46th President, Declares 'Democracy Has Prevailed'Washington — Joseph R. Biden, Jr., has been sworn in as the 46th president of the United States, taking the reins of power at a perilous time in American history and urging a bitterly divided country to unite around defeating the deadliest pandemic in a century.
President Trump Pardons Five Former Executives Convicted Of Defrauding Florida's Medicaid ProgramAs part of a flurry of last-minute pardons and commutations, President Donald Trump granted pardons to five former executives of WellCare Health Plans who were convicted in a case involving allegations of defrauding Florida’s Medicaid program.
Florida's Bay County Republican Party Won't Acknowledge Biden's Presidential VictoryThe Republican Party in Bay County, located in the Florida Panhandle, says it will not recognize President-elect Joe Biden as legitimate unless President Donald Trump acknowledges the 2020 election was fair.
Florida Online Sales Tax Collection Proposal Goes To Senate CommitteeA proposal that would require more online sellers to collect Florida sales taxes and turn the money over to the state will appear Monday before the Senate Commerce and Tourism Committee.
South Florida US Representatives Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Carlos Gimenez On Upcoming Presidential InaugurationThis year's presidential inauguration will be like no other and for all the wrong reasons.
President Trump To Arrive In West Palm Beach On Biden's Inauguration DayPresident Donald Trump is scheduled to arrive in West Palm Beach on Wednesday morning, one hour before the start of President-Elect Joe Biden's inauguration, according to CBS News Correspondent Ben Tracy.
President-Elect Joe Biden Outlines Economic Rescue Legislative PackagePresident-elect Joe Biden outlined his COVID-19 relief proposal in Wilmington, Delaware, on Thursday. The massive stimulus bill is expected to cost roughly $1.9 trillion in order to fund vaccinations and provide immediate, direct relief to working families and communities bearing the brunt of the crisis.
'Put The American People First': Florida GOP Senator Marco Rubio Urges Biden To Pass $2,000 Stimulus AidFlorida GOP Sen. Marco Rubio is calling on President-Elect Joe Biden to support increasing stimulus money from $600 to $2,000, on his first day in office as a show of unity following the D.C. insurrection last week.
Here's How South Florida Lawmakers Voted On President Trump's Second ImpeachmentFlorida lawmakers followed along party lines when it came to impeaching President Donald Trump for a second time on Wednesday for inciting a violent insurrection when he charged up a violent mob to storm the U.S. Capitol in order to stop Congress from counting presidential electoral ballots.
Florida House Budget Chief Warns Of CutsWith the coronavirus pandemic significantly reducing state tax revenues, the House appropriations chairman told his committee Wednesday to expect budget cuts.