Debbie Wasserman Schultz

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A measure signed into law by President Obama includes money to help combat the Zika virus. Florida is expected to be one of the areas to get a large amount of the funds. That’s in addition to the millions of dollars in state money Governor Rick Scott has already set aside in the Zika fight. But, questions now remain about when and how the funds will be distributed to help affected Floridians.

Floridians should expect to see Vice President Joe Biden a lot over the next three months.

During a stop Friday in Tallahassee, Biden said he intends to spend more time campaigning in Florida, Pennsylvania, Ohio and Michigan for Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and congressional candidates.

South Florida Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz deserves credit for her service, but she was right to resign as Democratic National Committee chair, says Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum.

MGN Online

After getting booed at a Florida delegates breakfast Monday, Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz didn’t open the Democratic National Convention as previously planned. It’s the latest after the head of the Democratic National Committee announced she’d resign from her position.

Democratic National Committee Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz says her party’s national convention next week will offer an agenda that is “diametrically opposed” to the Republican alternative.

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Funding deals to combat the Zika virus are causing some members of Florida’s Congressional delegation to work together. But, it’s also causing others to spar over the mosquito-borne disease. And, it’s an issue that’s even crossing party lines.