“There are a lot of folks in the president’s party who are unwilling,” Nelson said Gov. Rick Scott, who had lunch with Trump today, should be asked to state how he feels about Trump’s remarks.
UPDATE – GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The University of Florida is denying a request by a group headed by white supremacist Richard Spencer to rent space on the campus for a September event.
The ruling adds to an ongoing legal fight over whether lawmakers overstepped their authority when they revised the law to shift the burden to prosecutors, who are now forced to disprove a defendant’s claim of self-defense in hearings mandated before any trial can take place.
It might seem odd that Rubio has found fellowship with someone he once called a “con artist” and traded raunchy insults with on the campaign trail last year. Trump dubbed Rubio as “little” and accused him of having a sweating problem.
Congressional Democrats blasted President Trump on Tuesday for warning that North Korea will be “met with fire and fury” by the U.S. if it continues to ratchet up tensions involving its nuclear program.
After four years under Scott, the district had lost more than 400 employees, down from 1,900. To avoid raising taxes, the district had needlessly drained reserves by $400 million.
He was a vocal opponent of Trump during the campaign and spent roughly $3 million backing Jeb Bush’s failed bid for the White House. His disapproval of Trump has not waned, and he is now directing his ire at Republicans who won’t stand up to the president.
It’s a confusing time to be a Republican in Washington… In the middle of that confusion are dozens of lawmakers like Tom Rooney, a Florida representative most Americans have never heard of.
Florida is one of three states that permanently revokes the civil rights of anyone convicted of a felony, a system that has disenfranchised an estimated 1.5 million people.
The nearly three-minute video — which has been viewed on YouTube more than 228,000 times and shared through social media thousands times more — shows State Attorney Aramis Ayala being pulled over by two unidentified officers.