Trimmel Gomes, Florida News Connection TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – This week, a national movement is helping people to listen and exchange ideas instead of shunning others with differing views. The second National Week of Conversation has organizers hoping to temper political furies… Read More ›
Trimmel Gomes, Florida News Connection TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida isn’t one of the 33 states that expanded its Medicaid program under the Affordable Care Act, but if it had, more rural, low-income residents would have health insurance. A new report from Georgetown… Read More ›
Trimmel Gomes, Florida News Connection August 31, 2018 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The latest mass shooting in Jacksonville is seen by some as another example of why Florida’s attempt to reform its gun laws falls short. Gun-control advocates flooded social media with… Read More ›
Trimmel Gomes, Florida News Connection August 17, 2018 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Time is running out to renew the federal fund that has supported conservation and recreation projects across the U.S. for more than 50 years – and public-lands advocates are calling… Read More ›
Trimmel Gomes, Florida News Connection August 9, 2018 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – From the toxic stress of being separated from families, environmental and health advocates say they are now concerned about detained migrants being sent to two Texas military posts known to… Read More ›
In the Florida governor’s race, voters are forced to choose between the environment and the Second Amendment.
Trimmel Gomes, Florida News Connection July 25, 2018 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Some U.S. veterans are urging members of Congress to permanently reauthorize and fully fund the Land and Water Conservation Fund, a national conservation and recreation program that is set to… Read More ›