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48,000 More Republicans Than Democrats in Florida’s First Coast Vote Early

Katie McHugh, Around 48,000 more Republicans than Democrats have already voted in Florida’s First Coast region, which encompasses five counties around Jacksonville. Local station WOKV reports that Republicans are leading Democrats in early ballots, and over 40,000 independent voters have also voted early. That’s 19 percent of unaffiliated Florida voters in the counties of Clay, Dvual, Nassau, and

Amy Schumer blasts Donald Trump during show, fans boo and walk out

Amy Schumer decided to discuss politics during her performance in Tampa, Fla., and some audience members just weren’t having it. According to the Tampa Bay Times, Schumer brought an audience member on stage and quizzed him about his decision to vote for Donald Trump. The bit resulted in boos from a small portion of the

Clinton to make VP call Friday; Kaine, Vilsack, Booker on short list

Hillary Clinton is expected to announce her vice presidential running mate on Friday, with three names reportedly on the short list, sources told Fox News. The sources also said the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee has not told those on her short list who has been eliminated. The top three reportedly are Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine,

Tropical Storm Colin gains speed, barrels toward Florida

Tropical Storm Colin barreled toward Florida’s Gulf coast on Monday, as forecasters and elected officials warned residents to prepare for severe weather and possible flooding. A large portion of Florida’s western and Panhandle coast was already under a tropical storm warning when the National Hurricane Center announced that a quickly moving depression had become a

VA Admits to Wrongly Declaring Over 4,000 Veterans Dead

Morgan Chalfant | Washington Free Beacon, Thousands of living veterans saw their benefits cut off between 2011 and 2015. The Department of Veterans Affairs admitted it wrongly declared more than 4,000 veterans dead over the past five years, cutting off benefits for them and their dependents. The agency disclosed that it wrongly terminated benefits for

“Stand Your Ground

Bob Barr: The legal concept of standing one’s ground against deadly force has been a part of American culture since our founding as a nation; and has been an explicit component of our country’s law for more than 100 years. An individual’s right to possess a firearm to defend one’s self is guaranteed unequivocally in