ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Only days before the third anniversary of the worst attack on gay people in the U.S., members of central Florida's congressional delegation said Monday they were introducing...
Democratic US Rep. Darren Soto wins 2nd term in Florida district representing Kissimmee, St. Cloud, Winter Haven
MIAMI (AP) — Democratic US Rep. Darren Soto wins 2nd term in Florida district representing Kissimmee, St. Cloud, Winter Haven .
Latinas are on the march in Florida ahead of Election Day
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Some high-powered Latinas are on the march in Florida, campaigning in two largely Latino neighborhoods the weekend for Election Day.
Actresses America Ferrera, Eva Longoria, Gina Rodriguez, Rosario Dawson and Zoe Saldana will appear at rallies in Kissimmee and Miami on Sunday.
U.S. Rep. Darren Soto wins Democratic nomination, turns back firebrand Alan Grayson’s bid to return to Congress
MIAMI (AP) — U.S. Rep. Darren Soto wins Democratic nomination, turns back firebrand Alan Grayson's bid to return to Congress .
HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — Florida Sen. Bill Nelson and four of the state's Democratic House members toured a detention center where about 100 immigrant children taken from their parents are being held.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Fiery former Democratic U.S. Rep. Alan Grayson is running to be sent to Congress a third time, saying Tuesday that more people in his former Florida district still think he's their congressman rather than the man who replaced him.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say the wife of a Florida congressman has been arrested on a charge of disorderly intoxication.
In a statement to the Orlando Sentinel , U.S. Rep. Darren Soto said his wife had been treated for depression for years and recently stopped taking medication "in accordance with her treatment plan" and under supervision.
Dozens displaced by hotel fire given shelter at theme park
KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida officials say dozens of people displaced by a hotel fire will spend the Christmas weekend at an Orlando-area theme park.
The fire Friday at Unno Boutique Hotel in Kissimmee left about 250 people without anywhere to stay.
Congressman-elect Darren Soto, D-Fla., tells the Orlando Sentinel (http://bit.ly/2hjgzHh ) that up to 60 families given shelter at Kissimmee Middle School will stay on Walt Disney World property through Monday.
Orlando’s congressional delegation got a lot more diverse
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Metro Orlando's future U.S. congressional delegation just became a whole lot more diverse.
Voters in central Florida on election night picked an African American woman, a Puerto Rican man and an Asian American woman to represent them in Washington.
The increased diversity was helped by the redrawing of some congressional districts that made the central Florida districts more Democratic-leaning.
Florida primaries eyed: Representation of few, or the many?
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — It took just 14,496 votes to win his closed Democratic primary for one of Florida's 27 congressional seats. Now Darren Soto is virtually assured of going to Capitol Hill, unlikely to face a strong Republican challenge this November in his safely Democratic district.