Florida Sen. Bill Nelson (D.) said in a tweet Sunday night that “apparently assault weapons [were] used” in a Liberty City shooting that killed two people, which turned out not to be true.
Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R.) is set to formally announce his candidacy to take Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson’s seat in November.
Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R.) on Monday teased a “big announcement” on social media as rumors continue to grow that he has decided to launch a bid for the U.S. Senate seat held by incumbent Democrat Bill Nelson.
The campaign arm of Senate Republicans on Tuesday capitalized on the government shutdown ending the prior night by handing out t-shirts that read “I shut down the government” to Senate Democrats.
Florida senator Bill Nelson (D.) is labeling himself as a career-long opponent to drilling off his state’s coast, but he briefly dropped his guard during former president Barack Obama’s first term.
Law school dean Alexander Acosta picked up a key Democratic vote in his bid to serve as the next Secretary of Labor.
Representative Ryan Zinke (R., Mont.) was confirmed as Secretary of the Interior on Wednesday. The congressman received bipartisan support, passing the full Senate by a vote of 68-31.