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See Florida political trends, election data and news commentary on leaders including Governor Ron DeSantis, Senator Rick Scott, Senator Marco Rubio, Attorney General Ashley Moody, Agricultural Commissioner Nikki Fried, State CFO Jimmy Patronis, Sheriff Grady Judd, Congressman Charlie Crist, Congresswoman Val Demings, and other leaders across the Sunshine State.

Trump’s 2024 Campaign Success May Be Determined by Miami and Tampa Voters
Donald Trump's current position in the 2024 Republican Presidential Primary is much …
Ron DeSantis Says Nearly 11,000 Migrants Have Been Repatriated After Attempted Illegal Entry into Florida
Earlier today, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis announced that since August 21, 2022, …
Florida’s Unemployment Rate Remains Lower Than the Nation for 27th Consecutive Month
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Florida Governor Ron DeSantis announced the state's most recent …
Florida Congressman’s Bill to ‘Save Women’s Sports’ Heads to Senate
Florida Congressman Greg Steube (R-Fla.) has been a leading vocal critic of …
New Poll Shows Trump Losing to DeSantis Among Florida Republican Voters
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis leads Donald Trump by 25 points in a …
Florida Congressman Who Served as Green Beret Slams Biden Administration’s Afghanistan Withdrawal
During the House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing on the Administration’s emergency evacuation …
African American School Board Members in Florida Defend DeSantis, Slam News Media’s ‘Book Ban Hoax’
Two African American School Board members defended Gov. Ron DeSantis after the …
Judge Sides with DeSantis and Florida Attorney General Against Biden’s ‘Catch and Release’ Illegal Immigration Policy
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis enjoyed a second-straight legal victory regarding illegal immigration, …

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  • by Florida Daily
    At the end of last week, Gov. Ron DeSantis visited Fort Myers to highlight recovery efforts following Hurricane Ian. In the six months since Hurricane Ian made landfall, the Florida Division of Emergency Management (FDEM) has secured nearly $800 million in Public Assistance obligations at record speed, allowing Florida to generate nearly $1 billion in […]
  • by Florida Daily
    Last week, Gov. Ron DeSantis marked the third year since “15 Days to Slow the Spread” was implemented in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and put the United States under a state of emergency. “President Biden has perpetuated issues that arose from widespread lockdowns by enforcing a federal vaccine mandate for health care workers as […]
  • by Florida Daily
    On Thursday, the Florida Department of Financial Services (DFS) provided an update on the My Safe Florida Home (MSFH) program which was created in the 2022 Special Session on Insurance. The MSFH program offers free wind mitigation home inspections and up to $10,000 in storm mitigation grants for Florida homeowners. The grants assist Floridians in […]
  • by Florida Daily
    This week, Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody continued her “2023 Tax-Season Scams Series” with a warning for Floridians about Tax Identity Theft. In 2021, the Federal Trade Commission(FTC) received 1.4 million reports of identity theft, and the FTC reports that the tax-filing season is the most common time for identity theft. “Identity thieves love tax […]
  • by Florida Daily
    This week, Gov. Ron DeSantis and the Florida Cabinet approved the investment of over $46.6 million to conserve five properties across the state totaling more than 21,000 acres. Four of the five properties are in the Florida Wildlife Corridor, a network of connected lands and waters which sustains Florida’s best wild places and protects over […]
  • by Florida Daily
    Local governments across Florida are beginning to embrace clean energy priorities, setting more aggressive goals for renewable energy adoption. To support that growing trend, city officials and other community leaders will have a new tool to help guide them through the process thanks to an innovative website called Clean Future Florida. The website, launched through […]
  • by Guest Columnist
    DAVENPORT, Iowa—Ron DeSantis traveled here Friday for a “Freedom Blueprint” panel hosted by a fellow Republican governor – DeSantis’ first foray into an early primary season state where a slew of Republicans are vying for the dubious honor of emerging as Donald Trump’s main 2024 competition. From the stage of a crowded ballroom at the […]
  • by Florida Daily
    At the end of last week, Gov. Ron DeSantis announced since August 21, 2022, nearly 11,000 migrants have been repatriated after attempting to enter the state illegally. Over the weekend, 167 migrants were interdicted, with 51 migrants apprehended upon landing. Nearly 350 migrant vessels have been reported, with 259 removed by the Florida Division of […]

About this site and section: Author Matt O’Hern has worked with political campaigns across Florida and the United States since 2004, in roles ranging from micro-targeted Presidential advertising campaign management to door-to-door canvassing in neighborhoods throughout the Sunshine State. O’Hern’s professional experience also includes news reporting and editing for various organizations and news publications in Alabama and Florida since 2002. O’Hern graduated from Samford University in Birmingham, AL with a degree in journalism and a minor in political science. O’Hern’s other site, 2024Field.com, was created to inform and update voters on both sides of the aisle about the latest developments surrounding sitting and former politicians who have shown indications of interest in a 2024 candidacy.