Archive 2016 September

Rubio hits Riviera complex in quest against faith-based HUD contractor

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio brought his months-long battle with a non-profit he calls a slumlord to this Palm Beach County city Friday. Rubio, R-Florida, showed up at the Stonybrook Apartments, where residents told horror stories of heat, mold, rats, roaches — and of managers who just promise they’ll get to it when they can. His target…

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Scott headed to Washington to lobby for Zika funding

Gov. Rick Scott will be in Washington next Tuesday to urge members of Congress to pass funding to combat the Zika virus as lawmakers debate whether to include the money in a massive spending bill to keep the government running past Sept. 30, the end of the fiscal year. Scott had originally planned a…

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