Tag Archives: local politics

Congressman Darren Soto Joins Other Top Dems in Endorsing Daisy Morales for Florida House

ORLANDO, Fla. (FNN) – The Daisy Morales campaign announced the endorsement of Congressman Darren Soto (D-09) Friday. “Daisy Morales has been a champion of higher paying jobs, access to healthcare and protecting our environment,” said Congressman Soto in a written statement. “She will be a strong advocate for our community in Tallahassee.” Congressman Soto, a…

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Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Nikki Fried Backs Daisy Morales in HD 48 Bid

ORLANDO, Fla. (FNN NEWS) – The Daisy Morales campaign scored a major endorsement, announcing today that Florida’s top Democrat and Florida Commissioner of Agriculture, Nikki Fried, backs Morales’s bid to become the next State Representative of House District 48. The uniquely-drawn House District 48, which includes the airport but stops shy of Lake Nona, is…

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A Quick Primer on the Team Solving Orange County’s Affordable Housing Crisis

ORLANDO, Fla. (FNN NEWS) – Orange County faces a growing affordable housing crisis, and Mayor Jerry Demings has taken notice–and action. Shortly after his inauguration, he formed Housing For All, an affordable housing task force to face the challenge head-on.  The Housing For All task force doesn’t meet monthly like the County Commission–in fact, their next…

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Mikaela Nix Pushes Vocational Education, School Safety and Diversity for FL House District 47 Seat

ORLANDO, Fla. (FNN NEWS) – Attorney Mikaela Nix, the second Republican to put her name in the running for the District 47 seat in the Florida House, recently got a ringing endorsement from State Representative Scott Plakon. “There are [usually] two types of people in the Florida House. Some have political ambitions, and others have…

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[OPINION] What’s Real and What’s NOT? Often the Victim is the Person the Allegation is Wheeled Towards!

ORLANDO, Fla. (FNN NEWS) – As Americans, we are watching the allegations of sexual misconduct uniting the political and entertainment world in extremely unflattering ways. We have seen media moguls and Oscar winners respectfully destroyed over alleged misconduct. While we all can collectively agree that any type of sexual harassment, misconduct, lewd and lascivious behavior, etc. are unforgivable…

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