Florida’s newest U.S. Senator is Governor Rick Scott. He defeated incumbent Democrat Bill Nelson in a close and contentious election.
President Trump's effort to limit the number of people seeking asylum in the United States faced legal challenges in two different federal courts on Monday. A federal judge in California heard a challenge to the president's recent proclamation that requires asylum-seekers to present themselves at official ports of entry. The language of the proclamation makes clear that the administration is primarily concerned with the migrants moving north through Mexico. But a lawsuit filed by the American...