Category Archives: Tampa

Charlie Crist Earns Endorsements from State Representatives: Yvonne Hayes Hinson, Tracie Davis, Felicia Simone Robinson, Dianne Hart

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (FNN NEWS) — Source: Crist for Governor // Today, State Representatives Yvonne Hayes Hinson of Gainesville, Tracie Davis of Jacksonville, Felicia Robinson of Miami Gardens, and Dianne Hart of Tampa endorsed Charlie Crist for governor of Florida, citing his commitment to creating jobs, investing in public education, and building a Florida for…

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Charlie Crist Blasts Governor DeSantis for Anti-Science Speech at Conservative Conference

ST. PETERSBURG — Today, Charlie Crist, candidate for governor, condemned Governor Ron DeSantis for continuing to put politics above the well-being of Floridians, and traveling to Utah to deliver an anti-mask, anti-science speech in front of a conservative organization, credited with drafting the voter suppression legislation that has popped up in Republican states across the…

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Governor Ron DeSantis Announces $44 Million to Support Florida’s Most Vulnerable Students and Schools

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (FNN) – Source: Governor’s Office // Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced that the Florida Department of Education awarded $44 million in federal Unified School Improvement Grant (UniSIG) funds to support 149 struggling schools in 29 districts.   “It can be hard for struggling schools to recruit and retain top talent, and today…

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Vasilevskiy Wins Conn Smythe Trophy as NHL Playoff MVP

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — When Andrei Vasilevskiy was thrust into the 2015 Stanley Cup Final with starting goaltender Ben Bishop injured, he was a shy, unknown player at the beginning of his NHL journey. Six years later, he’s a two-time Stanley Cup champion at the peak of his career after backstopping the Tampa Bay Lightning to a…

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