Jack Latvala, the former Republican senator from Clearwater who still remains an active candidate for governor, wrote several checks from his campaign funds last month to pay mounting legal bills stemming from sexual harassment allegations.
In the interest of the “health, safety and welfare” of its citizens, Manatee County is looking into coming up with an ordinance that would further define special events and the qualifications that determine whether or not a permit is required.
Lobbyist Laura McLeod’s #MeToo moment was 20 years in the making. What started as a consensual affair with powerful Florida state Sen. Jack Latvala later turned into years of fear, anxiety and harassment, she says.
A new bipartisan bill by Sens. Marco Rubio and Chris Van Hollen would impose sanctions on the Russian government if the Director of National Intelligence determines that the Russians interfere in future U.S. elections.
Republican lawmakers held out hope that a deal can be reached allowing young undocumented immigrants to remain in the U.S., despite President Donald Trump saying the effort is "probably dead" amid growing tensions about keeping the government funded past Friday.
Ice and snow turned travel treacherous across the South, shutting down interstates in Louisiana, causing highway crashes in Kentucky and closing airport runways in Texas as snow turned the red clay white and prompted schools to close across the region.