News for Milton FL - AmericanTowns.com AmericanTowns is a virtual "town square", connecting you to all the events and news happening in Milton Florida. Whether it's town issues and community activism, or school calendars and sports schedules, AmericanTowns delivers the information faster and helps you use it better. en-us 30 https://www.americantowns.com/milton-fl News for Milton FL - AmericanTowns.com 144 69 https://www.americantowns.com/milton-fl https://www.americantowns.com/images/atn_rss_logo.gif Mon, 05 Dec 2022 19:16:55 -0600 Governor Ron DeSantis and First Lady Casey DeSantis Announce Funding to Repair Homes and Meet Unmet Needs of Hurricane Ian Impacted Residents Up to $25 million from the State of Florida will go toward purchasing building materials to conduct repairs and up to $35.2 million from the Florida https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-ron-desantis-and-first-lady-casey-desantis-announce-funding-to-repair-homes-and-meet-unmet-needs-of-hurricane-ian-impacted-residents-31499888-tallahassee-fl.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-ron-desantis-and-first-lady-casey-desantis-announce-funding-to-repair-homes-and-meet-unmet-needs-of-hurricane-ian-impacted-residents-31499888-tallahassee-fl.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Flags at Half-Staff in Honor of Naval Air Station Pensacola Remembrance Day On December 6, 2019, a horrific act of terrorism was committed at Naval Air Station Pensacola, taking the lives of three U.S. Navy sailors and https://www.americantowns.com/news/flags-at-halfstaff-in-honor-of-naval-air-station-pensacola-remembrance-day-31499912-tallahassee-fl.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/flags-at-halfstaff-in-honor-of-naval-air-station-pensacola-remembrance-day-31499912-tallahassee-fl.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Sen. Rick Scott Issues Weekly Update on Biden's Inflation Crisis-Dec 02,2022 Sen. Rick Scott Issues Weekly Update on Biden's Inflation Crisis-Dec 02,2022 WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Senator Rick Scott released a weekly https://www.americantowns.com/news/sen-rick-scott-issues-weekly-update-on-bidens-inflation-crisisdec-022022-31499345-macclenny-fl.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/sen-rick-scott-issues-weekly-update-on-bidens-inflation-crisisdec-022022-31499345-macclenny-fl.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Rubio: Biden Admin is Continuing Our Dependence on China's Slave Labor Rubio: Biden Admin is Continuing Our Dependence on China's Slave Labor A U.S. Department of Commerce investigation found that four Chinese solar https://www.americantowns.com/news/rubio-biden-admin-is-continuing-our-dependence-on-chinas-slave-labor-31499326-dania-fl.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/rubio-biden-admin-is-continuing-our-dependence-on-chinas-slave-labor-31499326-dania-fl.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Sen. Rick Scott Sends Warning to CCP Against Violent Crackdown on Protesters Sen. Rick Scott Sends Warning to CCP Against Violent Crackdown on Protesters Yesterday, Senator Rick Scott joined a bipartisan group of 42 senators https://www.americantowns.com/news/sen-rick-scott-sends-warning-to-ccp-against-violent-crackdown-on-protesters-31499341-dania-fl.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/sen-rick-scott-sends-warning-to-ccp-against-violent-crackdown-on-protesters-31499341-dania-fl.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Rubio Calls for Sanctions on Chinese Tech Company Facilitating CCP and Iranian Repression Rubio Calls for Sanctions on Chinese Tech Company Facilitating CCP and Iranian Repression Chinese technology company Tiandy’s products are https://www.americantowns.com/news/rubio-calls-for-sanctions-on-chinese-tech-company-facilitating-ccp-and-iranian-repression-31498359-gainesville-fl.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/rubio-calls-for-sanctions-on-chinese-tech-company-facilitating-ccp-and-iranian-repression-31498359-gainesville-fl.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Inaugural Native American Heritage Month Student and Educator Contest Winners Announced in Ceremony at Governor’s Mansion Tallahassee, FL — This week, Governor Ron DeSantis and First Lady Casey DeSantis honored Native American Heritage Month with a https://www.americantowns.com/news/inaugural-native-american-heritage-month-student-and-educator-contest-winners-announced-in-ceremony-at-governors-mansion-31498939-tallahassee-fl.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/inaugural-native-american-heritage-month-student-and-educator-contest-winners-announced-in-ceremony-at-governors-mansion-31498939-tallahassee-fl.html Schools and Libraries Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Florida Treasury Divesting $2 Billion from BlackRock Floridians,  This week, I announced that the Florida Treasury is going to begin divesting $2 billion worth of assets that are currently https://www.americantowns.com/news/florida-treasury-divesting-2-billion-from-blackrock-31498941-tallahassee-fl.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/florida-treasury-divesting-2-billion-from-blackrock-31498941-tallahassee-fl.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Governor Ron DeSantis Makes Two Judicial Appointments Tallahassee, FL — On Dec 2nd, Governor Ron DeSantis announces two judicial appointments: one to the Fifteenth Judicial Circuit Court and one https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-ron-desantis-makes-two-judicial-appointments-31498949-tallahassee-fl.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-ron-desantis-makes-two-judicial-appointments-31498949-tallahassee-fl.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Rubio Applauds Senate Passage of Bill to Combat International Human Trafficking Rubio Applauds Senate Passage of Bill to Combat International Human Trafficking U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) applauded the Senate’s https://www.americantowns.com/news/rubio-applauds-senate-passage-of-bill-to-combat-international-human-trafficking-31499324-raiford-fl.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/rubio-applauds-senate-passage-of-bill-to-combat-international-human-trafficking-31499324-raiford-fl.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Sen. Rick Scott: Bidenflation is Pushing More Americans to Take on Multiple Jobs Sen. Rick Scott: Bidenflation is Pushing More Americans to Take on Multiple Jobs WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, following the November jobs report https://www.americantowns.com/news/sen-rick-scott-bidenflation-is-pushing-more-americans-to-take-on-multiple-jobs-31499333-fairfield-fl.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/sen-rick-scott-bidenflation-is-pushing-more-americans-to-take-on-multiple-jobs-31499333-fairfield-fl.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Sen. Rick Scott to Elon Musk: Thank You for Standing Against Anti-Semitism Sen. Rick Scott to Elon Musk: Thank You for Standing Against Anti-Semitism WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Senator Rick Scott sent a letter to https://www.americantowns.com/news/sen-rick-scott-to-elon-musk-thank-you-for-standing-against-antisemitism-31499336-dania-fl.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/sen-rick-scott-to-elon-musk-thank-you-for-standing-against-antisemitism-31499336-dania-fl.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Representatives Castor and Higgins Introduce Legislation to Increase Access to Lung Cancer Screening Congresswoman Kathy Castor (FL-14) and Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) introduced the Increasing Access to Lung Cancer Screening Act (H.R.9336). The https://www.americantowns.com/news/representatives-castor-and-higgins-introduce-legislation-to-increase-access-to-lung-cancer-screening-31499705-ocala-fl.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/representatives-castor-and-higgins-introduce-legislation-to-increase-access-to-lung-cancer-screening-31499705-ocala-fl.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Members of Congress: Amazon Must Not Profit From Antisemitic Book, Film Washington DC – Today, nearly three dozen Members of Congress called on the top leaders of Amazon to remove the antisemitic book and related https://www.americantowns.com/news/members-of-congress-amazon-must-not-profit-from-antisemitic-book-film-31499708-bradenton-fl.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/members-of-congress-amazon-must-not-profit-from-antisemitic-book-film-31499708-bradenton-fl.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Sen. Rick Scott Introduces Afghan Vetting Accountability Act Sen. Rick Scott Introduces Afghan Vetting Accountability Act WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Senator Rick Scott announced the introduction of https://www.americantowns.com/news/sen-rick-scott-introduces-afghan-vetting-accountability-act-31497603-earleton-fl.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/sen-rick-scott-introduces-afghan-vetting-accountability-act-31497603-earleton-fl.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600