Nikki Fried

Commissioner Nikki Fried, Florida Forest Service Now Accepting Applications for Carbon Sequestration Program

Today, Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried and the Florida Forest Service announced that applications are now being accepted for the 2022 Sequestering Carbon and Protecting Florida Land Program, a state-funded grant aimed at establishing and protecting robust forest lands in Florida by providing incentive payments to landowners. Applications will be accepted through August 12, 2022.
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Nikki Fried slams Gov. DeSantis’ actions on property insurance crisis

'This dire situation demands immediate and meaningful action that protects Florida consumers.'. Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried is calling on Gov. Ron DeSantis to do more to stabilize Florida’s troubled property insurance market. Fried, a Democrat running for her party’s nomination to replace DeSantis, wrote to DeSantis on Thursday slamming...
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Checking claims made by Democratic Governor candidate Nikki Fried

Nikki Fried, a Democratic candidate for Governor, made a campaign ad bashing current Governor Ron DeSantis running in Southwest Florida. Some of the claims Fried makes are about inflation, assault weapons, and abortion limits. Put the blame on Governor DeSantis and one of Fried’s Democratic opponents. WINK News reviewed...

Nikki Fried, Bakari Sellers plan Jacksonville town hall Tuesday

The CNN commentator lends star power for Fried event in Murray Hill. Democratic gubernatorial candidate Nikki Fried brings her campaign’s closing argument to Jacksonville Tuesday night. And she won’t be alone. CNN commentator Bakari Sellers, a former Democratic elected official from South Carolina, will take part in a...

Joe Henderson: Maybe Nikki Fried could work with Matt Gaetz, but why should she?

It's really simple: Nikki Fried should denounce Matt Gaetz in the strongest possible terms. It should be easy for Nikki Fried to stop the criticism she received for having a working relationship with U.S. Rep. Matt Gaetz. Fried could take to Twitter and write that he’s a creep for saying...

Decision 2022: The race for Florida governor: Nikki Fried

We’re now less than a month away from the Aug. 23 primary election. Vote-by-mail ballots heading out already and early voting starting in a few weeks. The top race on the ballot for Democrats is the primary for governor. Voters will see four names on their ballots: Charlie Crist,...

‘Continued failure to speak out’: Nikki Fried demands Ron DeSantis condemn Nazis after Tampa protest

‘It is deeply concerning that you cannot muster even a tweet against a group that glorifies genocide while using your name.’. Agriculture Commissioner and gubernatorial candidate Nikki Fried is again calling on Gov. Ron DeSantis to condemn Nazi ideology days after protesters with swastika flags, “DeSantis Country” banners and posters with antisemitic imagery and slurs converged on a Republican conference in Tampa.

Charlie Crist, Nikki Fried go head to head in debate before Florida Primary

– With both claiming to be Florida Democrats’ best bet to defeat Gov. Ron DeSantis in November, U.S. Rep. Charlie Crist and Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried traded barbs Thursday in their only debate before next month’s primary election. The verbal sparring came amid an increasingly acrimonious contest between...

Charlie Crist, Nikki Fried give enviro issues cursory treatment at Dem debate

Crist said it’s his belief the state’s economy and its environment are inextricably linked. It’s not unusual for environmental concerns to get lost on the debate stage, even among Democrats. There wasn’t much time given to them during the gubernatorial Primary debate in Miami between Rep. Charlie Crist and Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried.

Gubernatorial candidates Charlie Crist, Nikki Fried to debate Thursday

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Expect fireworks. Political pundits are predicting a fiery confrontation Thursday evening as Florida's top two Democrats running for governor square off in their first and only primary debate. Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried and U.S. Rep. Charlie Crist are both vying for the party's backing and a...