The August second deadline to raise the debt ceiling is fast approaching…and negotiations continue between the Obama Administration and members of Congress. WUFT-FM’s Chris Peralta spoke with Republican Representative Daniel Webster of Florida’s eighth congressional district about how the negotiations were going, about some of the proposals, and about what the American people may expect.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/WebsterQNA2.mp3]
University of Florida President Kent Fuchs announced his support for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals following the Trump administration's Tuesday announcement to end the program. “The DACA program and our 'Dreamers' add significantly to our university’s excellence in education, research and the economic impact the university has on our state," Fuchs said in a statement.