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Connecticut's Last Dry Town No More: Vote Reverses Alcohol Ban

Connecticut's Last Dry Town No More: Vote Reverses Alcohol Ban

Voters in the Connecticut town of Bridgewater made the historic decision Tuesday to end prohibition and reverse... Read »

Nov 4, 2014
Minor Voting Issues Reported in Broward, Miami-Dade

Minor Voting Issues Reported in Broward, Miami-Dade

Only minor issues were reported at South Florida precincts Tuesday as Election Day 2014 got under way. Read »

Nov 4, 2014
South Florida Voters Weigh Options on Election Day

South Florida Voters Weigh Options on Election Day

While many voters in Miami-Dade and Broward had their minds made up as polls opened for Election Day 2014, some were... Read »

Nov 4, 2014
3 GOP Cabinet Members Re-Elected

3 GOP Cabinet Members Re-Elected

All three Republican incumbent Florida Cabinet members have been re-elected by voters across the state. Read »

Nov 4, 2014
Voters Elect Scott and Reject Medical Marijuana

Voters Elect Scott and Reject Medical Marijuana

Election Day has come and gone across the Sunshine State and in the biggest race of them all, Florida Governor Rick... Watch »

Nov 4, 2014
Medical Marijuana Rejected by Florida Voters

Medical Marijuana Rejected by Florida Voters

Florida voters have rejected the sale and distribution of medical marijuana in the state. Watch »

Nov 5, 2014
Conn. Governor, GOP Challenger Face Off in Last Debate

Conn. Governor, GOP Challenger Face Off in Last Debate

Connecticut's Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and his Republican challenger Tom Foley faced off in their last gube... Watch »

Nov 3, 2014
Scott, Crist Make Final Pitch Before Election Day

Scott, Crist Make Final Pitch Before Election Day

Florida's brutal and expensive race for governor is ending in the same way it began: Bitter, personal and close... Watch »

Nov 4, 2014
Group Vows to Disclose Voting Records

Group Vows to Disclose Voting Records

An Orlando-based political action committee supporting Republican candidates has sent some Manatee voters a mailer... Read »

Oct 31, 2014
Boston's Longest-Serving Mayor Tom Menino Dies

Boston's Longest-Serving Mayor Tom Menino Dies

Former Boston Mayor Tom Menino has died at age 71. Menino, the city's longest serving mayor, was diagnosed with... Read »

Oct 30, 2014
Poll Shows Tight Race for Florida Governor

Poll Shows Tight Race for Florida Governor

A Quinnipiac University poll shows the race between Democrat Charlie Crist and Republican Gov. Rick Scott is still... Read »

Oct 30, 2014
Crist Gets Help From Group Founded By Gabby Giffords

Crist Gets Help From Group Founded By Gabby Giffords

Democrat Charlie Crist is getting some last-minute financial help from a group founded by former U.S. Rep. Gabby... Read »

Oct 30, 2014
Bush on 2016:

Bush on 2016: "Nothing New Here"

Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush tried to quiet the talk of a 2016 presidential run after his son, George P. Bush... Read »

Oct 29, 2014
Carollo Sues to Get City Manager Job Back

Carollo Sues to Get City Manager Job Back

Former Doral City Manager Joe Carollo is suing the city and some of its leaders for allegedly violating his constit... Watch »

Oct 29, 2014
Candidates Showcase Differences in Mass. Gov. Debate

Candidates Showcase Differences in Mass. Gov. Debate

On Monday, Republican Charlie Baker and Democrat Martha Coakley showcased their differences in the Massachusetts... Watch »

Oct 28, 2014
Scott Defends Order on Ebola Monitoring

Scott Defends Order on Ebola Monitoring

Gov. Rick Scott defended his decision to monitor anyone coming from Ebola-affected countries, saying Monday it's... Read »

Oct 27, 2014
Jeb Bush Still Hasn't Made Decision on 2016

Jeb Bush Still Hasn't Made Decision on 2016

Former Florida governor Jeb Bush still "has not made a decision" about whether he'll run for president in... Read »

Oct 27, 2014
Bondi Asks Fed. Court to Keep Marriage Ban

Bondi Asks Fed. Court to Keep Marriage Ban

Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi is asking a federal judge to keep the state's ban on gay marriage in place despi... Read »

Oct 24, 2014
Tea Party Lawsuit Against IRS Dismissed

Tea Party Lawsuit Against IRS Dismissed

A federal judge has dismissed two lawsuits stemming from the government's alleged mistreatment of conservative grou... Read »

Oct 24, 2014
Congressional Maps Head Back to Court

Congressional Maps Head Back to Court

Florida's highest court is going to fast-track a challenge to the state's current congressional map. Read »

Oct 23, 2014

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