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Florida’s Top Puerto Rican Lawmakers Face Re-Election Challengers

ORLANDO, Fla. (FNN NEWS) – Florida’s Top Puerto Rican elected officials–US Congressman Darren Soto, State Senator Victor Torres, and State Representative Daisy Morales, all elected Democrats–have all qualified to have their names placed on the ballot for the 2022 August primary election and/or the November general election. Congressman Soto is running for re-election in the…

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Democratic Firebrand and Former Congressman Alan Grayson Files to Run for Congressional District 10

ORLANDO, Fla. (FNN) – Former Congressman Alan Grayson filed paperwork with the Florida Division of Elections today to run for Congress in District 10, representing Orlando. “There’s a lot of room for improvement in people’s lives,” said Grayson in the press statement announcing his campaign. “We are fighting inflation to the death. I want lower…

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Rep. Daisy Morales Endorsed by 4 Current and Former State Lawmakers in HD 44 Race

ORLANDO, Fla. (FNN) – On Thursday, Representative Daisy Morales’s re-election campaign for State Representative announced strong support from five diverse leaders joining Florida’s only Puerto Rican member of Congress, Congressman Darren Soto in endorsing her for Florida House District 44. Rep. Morales, the highest ranking elected Puerto Rican woman in Florida, currently represents District 48…

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Biden to Meet Fed Chair as Inflation Bites US Pocketbooks

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden is set to meet with Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell as soaring inflation takes a bite out of Americans’ pocketbooks and the president’s public approval. Tuesday’s meeting is the first since Biden renominated Powell to lead the central bank and comes weeks after his confirmation for a second term…

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Attorney General Moody Secures More Than $20 Million Judgment and a Lifetime Industry Ban Against Deceptive Moving Businesses

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.—Attorney General Ashley Moody obtained a lifetime ban and a final judgment of more than $20 million against a wide-ranging, deceptive moving scheme. Ohad Guzi owned eight Florida moving companies, mainly operated under the following company names: All USA Van Lines Inc., Moving Group, Inc., Top Movers, Inc., Guzi’s Investments, LLC, Cross Country Movers,…

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“Maduro is a Tyrant and a Thug”: U.S. Rep. Demings Rejects Lifting Sanctions on Venezuela

ORLANDO, Fla. (FNN) – Former Orlando chief of police and current Congresswoman (D-Fl) Val Demings blasted the Biden administration for lifting some sanctions on Venezuela, saying that it will only help the Venezuelan regime. “Nicolás Maduro is a tyrant and a thug, no different than the criminals I spent 27 years putting behind bars. Easing…

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Black Lives Matter Group Slams Osceola County Sheriff Lopez in Target Shooting

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (FNN) – Black Lives Matter Restoration Polk, Inc. called for the resignation of Osceola County Sheriff Marcos Lopez during a press conference in Kissimmee Tuesday after the deputy-involved shooting at Target in late April resulting in a death. Pastor Carl Soto, BLMRP co-founder and vice president, slammed Osceola County Sheriff Marcos Lopez in…

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