President Donald Trump nominates 10th Circuit Judge Neil Gorsuch for associate justice of the

President Donald Trump nominates 10th Circuit Judge Neil Gorsuch for associate justice of the Supreme Court

Florida Politics 0:31 Driver hits 5-year-old boy crossing street (Graphic Content) 1:39 Emily Estefan finds her voice 1:56 Protesters march against Trump’s immigration order at Miami International Airport 0:26 Coast Guard plucks stranded diver off Dania Beach 0:36 Naika Venant’s mother: I have to bury my baby 1:01 Budweiser 2017 Super Bowl Commercial – “Born The Hard […] Continue reading →
President Donald Trump nominates 10th Circuit Judge Neil Gorsuch for associate justice of the

Trump’s Gorsuch nomination: Rubio applauds, Nelson vows ‘full examination’

rubio-nelson-pbp.jpg Florida Republican Sen. Marco Rubio, left, and Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson It took about one minute for the Democratic National Committee to slam President Donald Trump‘s nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch for the Supreme Court tonight.   Florida Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson, however, is holding fire.   “The confirmation of a Supreme Court justice is an awesome […] Continue reading →
President Donald Trump nominates 10th Circuit Judge Neil Gorsuch for associate justice of the

Trump coming to Palm Beach Friday, White House confirms

mar-a-lago-flag.jpg Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Club in Palm Beach will host the president on Friday. President Donald Trump will visit his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach on Friday, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer confirmed today.   Spicer called Mar-a-Lago “the Winter White House” during a press briefing.   It will be Trump’s first overnight travel since […] Continue reading →
President Donald Trump nominates 10th Circuit Judge Neil Gorsuch for associate justice of the

Anti-Trump protesters aim to be ‘the left-wing tea party’

 Jen Erickson of Jupiter criticizes President Donald Trump, his Cabinet picks Jeff Sessions and Betsy DeVos and White House adviser Steve Bannon and praises fired Acting Attorney General Sally Yates in a single sign aimed at drivers on PGA Boulevard. PALM BEACH GARDENS  — Aspiring to be the liberal answer to the tea party movement, […] Continue reading →
President Donald Trump nominates 10th Circuit Judge Neil Gorsuch for associate justice of the

Gov. Scott’s budget would tighten state control over Tri-Rail money

061215-biz-all-aboard-fares-02-1-1.jpg Gov. Rick Scott has waded into a growing debate over Tri-Rail funding, and it could mean less money for the agency responsible for the trains. Amid debate over a controversial contract awarded last week, Scott’s budget proposal released this morning includes a paragraph that would crack down on the South Florida Regional Transportation Authority’s spending. Passengers […] Continue reading →
President Donald Trump nominates 10th Circuit Judge Neil Gorsuch for associate justice of the

President Trump, ‘silent disco protest ball’ expected in Palm Beach

013017-pbia-trump.jpg Demonstrators are planning another weekend of protesting Donald Trump’s presidency. PALM BEACH  — With President Donald Trump expected to visit his Mar-a-Lago Club this weekend and attend the annual Red Cross Ball there, demonstrators are planning to show up as well.   As of this morning, more than 1,000 people have signed up on Facebook to […] Continue reading →
President Donald Trump nominates 10th Circuit Judge Neil Gorsuch for associate justice of the

Trump's entry ban misses countries that actually produced previous attackers

 President Donald Trump first pitched a ban on Muslims more than a year ago, proposing it in the wake of the terrorist attack in San Bernardino, California, in December 2015. He revived the idea after the Orlando club massacre last summer. And when Trump announced Friday that he was suspending travel from seven Muslim-majority countries, […] Continue reading →
President Donald Trump nominates 10th Circuit Judge Neil Gorsuch for associate justice of the

Trump says he will announce Supreme Court nominee Tuesday

florida-state-capital Trump tweeted Monday morning that he would announce his nominee to fill the late Justice Antonin Scalia’s Supreme Court seat on Tuesday night. “I have made my decision on who I will nominate,” he wrote, encouraging people to tune in Tuesday evening. I have made my decision on who I will nominate for The United […] Continue reading →
President Donald Trump nominates 10th Circuit Judge Neil Gorsuch for associate justice of the

Trump: ‘There is nothing nice about searching for terrorists’

013017-pbia-trump.jpg More than 200 people showed up at Palm Beach International Airport on Sunday to protest President Donald Trump’s executive order on immigration and refugees. After a weekend of furious protests of his executive order on immigration and refugees, President Donald Trump is continuing to push back on Twitter this morning.   “Only 109 people out […] Continue reading →
President Donald Trump nominates 10th Circuit Judge Neil Gorsuch for associate justice of the

‘This is not a Muslim ban,’ says Trump, compares it to Obama 2011 action

pbia-protests.jpg Protesters at Palm Beach International Airport (Jorge Milian/The Palm Beach Post) Facing a second day of nationwide protests — including one today at Palm Beach International Airport — over his executive order halting travel to the U.S. from seven predominantly Muslim nations, President Donald Trump compared his policy to a 2011 action by President Barack […] Continue reading →
President Donald Trump nominates 10th Circuit Judge Neil Gorsuch for associate justice of the

John Thrasher: Florida State 'Deeply Concerned' About Trump's Deportation Order

johnthrasher-sunshinestatenews.jpg Former Florida senator and current president of Florida State University John Thrasher said he’s troubled by President Donald Trump’s deportation order on refugees. “Florida State University is deeply concerned about the administration’s new policy preventing the entry of citizens of seven foreign countries to the United States for the next 90 days,” Thrasher said Sunday. “At […] Continue reading →
President Donald Trump nominates 10th Circuit Judge Neil Gorsuch for associate justice of the

Trump expected to fulfill pledge to conservatives on Supreme Court

032016-trump-gop-dinner.jpg Speaking at a Palm Beach County GOP dinner at his Mar-a-Lago Club in March 2016, Donald Trump promised to list potential Supreme Court picks to assuage conservative doubts. (Daniel Owen/The Palm Beach Post) Whether it was his past support for universal health care, abortion rights and impeaching George W. Bush or his 2016 trade protectionism and NATO […] Continue reading →
President Donald Trump nominates 10th Circuit Judge Neil Gorsuch for associate justice of the

Syrian refugees shocked, sad as Trump bans them from the US

florida-state-capital Ammar Sawan, 40, a Syrian refugee from Moadamiyeh, outside Damascus, speaks during an interview in his family’s home in Amman, Jordan on Sat. Jan. 28, 2017. Sawan and his family took their first step toward resettlement in the United States three months ago, submitting to an initial round of security screenings. His dreams of a […] Continue reading →
President Donald Trump nominates 10th Circuit Judge Neil Gorsuch for associate justice of the

Florida Bay: Bad Science Warning; Making AAF Pay for Safety

brian_lapointe_1.jpg This column is a vehicle for a number of items in a bits-and-pieces, strictly opinion, sometimes irreverent format. Look for “Just Sayin’” to run once a week in this spot. Brian Lapointe on What Ails Florida Bay Harbor Branch/FAU marine biologist Brian Lapointe made a couple of points at the end of a Senate subcommittee […] Continue reading →
President Donald Trump nominates 10th Circuit Judge Neil Gorsuch for associate justice of the

Who pays for wall? Trump, Mexico to ‘work these differences out’

031416-br-trump-rally-016-1.jpg Donald Trump at a rally in Boca Raton in March. (Daniel Owen / The Palm Beach Post) At Donald Trump‘s 2016 campaign rallies, the answer was simple.   Crowds would chant “Build the wall!”   Then part-time Palm Beach resident Trump, theatrically putting a hand to his ear, would ask “Who’s going to pay for the wall?”   […] Continue reading →
President Donald Trump nominates 10th Circuit Judge Neil Gorsuch for associate justice of the

Donald Trump to make first Mar-a-Lago visit as president

trump-mar-a-lago-speech.jpg President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Club in Palm Beach isn’t just a tropical playground. Trump tweeted this picture of himself working on his inaugural speech there. PALM BEACH — President Donald Trump will return to Mar-a-Lago next weekend for the first time as commander-in-chief and will likely make an appearance at the 60th annual Red Cross […] Continue reading →
President Donald Trump nominates 10th Circuit Judge Neil Gorsuch for associate justice of the

Waves of immigrants – and immigration laws – have shaped the nation's identity

 Immigration to the United States has come in swells and dips over the past two-plus centuries, driven by shifts in U.S. policy, the mood in the country and world events. Labor shortages, racial tension, economic forces, religious prejudice and national security concerns all fit into the picture. “Here we are, the United States, a nation […] Continue reading →
President Donald Trump nominates 10th Circuit Judge Neil Gorsuch for associate justice of the

Florida Tea Party & GOP Go After Sen. Negron For Land Deal

joe-negron The Florida Tea Party sent an email out to members this morning to have them call Florida Senator Joe Negron to opposed the land deal.   The email contained an op-ed from Lisa Dougher, a Republican state committeewoman from Clay County. She is the immediate past chairman of the Republican Party of Florida. When thinking […] Continue reading →
President Donald Trump nominates 10th Circuit Judge Neil Gorsuch for associate justice of the

Protesters charged after flying 'RESIST' banner from crane

Florida Politics Greenpeace protesters unfurl a banner that reads “Resist” at the construction site of the former Washington Post building, near the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2017, after police say protesters climbed a crane at the site refusing to allow workers to work in the area. Andrew Harnik AP Photo A police car blocks […] Continue reading →
President Donald Trump nominates 10th Circuit Judge Neil Gorsuch for associate justice of the

Florida Republicans not hopping on Trump’s voter fraud train

102516-trump-palm-beach-12.jpg President Donald Trump continues to insist he didn’t really lose the popular vote to Hillary Clinton. (Lannis Waters / The Palm Beach Post) President Donald Trump‘s insistence that he lost the popular vote to Hillary Clinton because “millions of people” voted illegally, and his call Wednesday for a “major investigation into VOTER FRAUD,” aren’t getting an […] Continue reading →
President Donald Trump nominates 10th Circuit Judge Neil Gorsuch for associate justice of the

President Donald Trump wants ‘major investigation’ of voter fraud

102416-trump-bennett.jpg Donald Trump discussed his voter fraud claims in this Oct. 24, 2016 interview with The Palm Beach Post. (Lannis Waters / The Palm Beach Post) President Donald Trump, who won the presidency despite losing the popular vote by nearly 3 million to Hillary Clinton, called this morning  for a “major investigation into VOTER FRAUD.”   […] Continue reading →
President Donald Trump nominates 10th Circuit Judge Neil Gorsuch for associate justice of the

This is who President Trump has met with so far

florida-state-capital More Videos 0:58 Irula tribesmen chase pythons in the Everglades 1:06 What to do when you meet a python 2:37 Marco Rubio explains his decision to support Tillerson for Secretary of State 0:44 Minnesota governor collapses during speech 1:06 Obama addresses “wet foot, dry foot” policy decision at final press conference 5:48 Dave Barry’s 2016 […] Continue reading →
President Donald Trump nominates 10th Circuit Judge Neil Gorsuch for associate justice of the

Welcome to Power, President Trump, Now Lawyer Up

constitution.png If nothing else, it’s been a wild ride. Nobody here at the Pacific Legal Foundation can remember a stranger election season. From June 16, when Donald Trump announced he was running for president, to the morning of Nov. 8, few of us understood that history was about to smack us on the side of the […] Continue reading →