The Fish and Wildlife Service is spending over $85,000 to assess the population of rats in the Florida Keys following Hurricane Irma.
Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R.) unloaded on Sen. Bill Nelson (D., Fla.) Friday for saying earlier this week that the state’s election systems had been compromised by Russian hackers.
Sen. Bill Nelson (D., Fla.) made waves Wednesday when he asserted Russians had compromised voting systems in his state, but elections officials said Thursday they haven’t seen any sign of interference.
Sen. Bill Nelson (D., Fla.) has decried dark money in politics and castigated Republican candidates for benefitting from outside groups, but his reelection campaign has been bankrolled on TV almost entirely by outside groups.
Tom Steyer and his PAC NextGen America launched a six-figure media buy in support of Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum’s (D.) campaign for Florida governor, despite recent polling showing Gillum trailing the field, often by double-digits.
The husband of Debbie Mucarsel-Powell, a Democratic congressional candidate in Florida, has received at least $700,000 from firms connected to a Ukrainian believed to sponsor contract killings.
Florida’s Republican governor Rick Scott slammed Sen. Bill Nelson (D., Fla.) after a Washington Free Beacon report revealed the incumbent senator’s campaign had been avoiding expenses such as health insurance and payroll tax by using only contract labor. “He’s been a hypocrite,” said Scott, who is running to take Nelson’s seat in the Senate. “Here’s …