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Judge Denies Scott's Request for Mediation With Feds

Judge Denies Scott's Request for Mediation With Feds

A federal judge has denied Gov. Rick Scott's request to force mediation with the Obama administration over federal... Read »

Jun 10, 2015
State Ethics Panel: Former Fla. Lt. Gov. Broke State Law

State Ethics Panel: Former Fla. Lt. Gov. Broke State Law

A state ethics panel says former Lt. Gov. Jennifer Carroll violated state law by failing to disclose financial... Read »

Jun 10, 2015
Still No Bail for Fla. Doc Tied to Menendez

Still No Bail for Fla. Doc Tied to Menendez

There's still no final decision on bail in a Medicare fraud case for a prominent Florida eye doctor also accused in... Read »

Jun 10, 2015
Feds: No Need for Mediation in Scott's Medicaid Lawsuit

Feds: No Need for Mediation in Scott's Medicaid Lawsuit

The Obama administration says there's no need for a judge to order mediation as Gov. Rick Scott requested because... Read »

Jun 9, 2015
Court Upholds Key Parts of Texas' Strict Anti-Abortion Law

Court Upholds Key Parts of Texas' Strict Anti-Abortion Law

A federal appeals court upheld key parts of Texas's strict anti-abortion law on Tuesday, a decision that could leave... Read »

Jun 9, 2015
Barbara Bush Celebrates 90th Birthday

Barbara Bush Celebrates 90th Birthday

Former first lady Barbara Bush is promoting literacy on her 90th birthday. Bush is lending her backing to a $7... Watch »

Jun 8, 2015
Jeb Bush Makes South Florida Stop

Jeb Bush Makes South Florida Stop

Jeb Bush made a stop in South Florida Friday, one day after he set social media abuzz regarding his anticipated... Watch »

Jun 5, 2015
Florida Legislators Reach Broad Deal on State Budget

Florida Legislators Reach Broad Deal on State Budget

Republican leaders of the Florida Legislature say they have a broad deal on a new state budget. Read »

Jun 5, 2015
House Poised to Vote Down Senate's Medicaid Expansion Bill

House Poised to Vote Down Senate's Medicaid Expansion Bill

House Republicans appeared ready to reject the Senate's plan on Medicaid, arguing Thursday that it is essentially an... Read »

Jun 4, 2015
Cruz Sorry for Biden Joke During His

Cruz Sorry for Biden Joke During His "Time of Grief"

Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz is apologizing for cracking a joke at Vice President Joe Biden's expense... Read »

Jun 4, 2015
Jeb Bush to Make Announcement June 15th

Jeb Bush to Make Announcement June 15th

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush Tweeted early Thursday that he will make an announcement concerning a presidential run... Watch »

Jun 4, 2015
Judge Donated to Ex-Speaker's Campaign

Judge Donated to Ex-Speaker's Campaign

The judge overseeing the hush-money case of former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert donated $1,500 to the... Read »

Jun 2, 2015
Former R.I. Gov. Chafee to Join Democratic 2016 Field

Former R.I. Gov. Chafee to Join Democratic 2016 Field

Former Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee is set to announce his campaign for president next week, NBC News... Read »

May 30, 2015
Former R.I. Gov. Lincoln Chafee to Join Democratic 2016 Field

Former R.I. Gov. Lincoln Chafee to Join Democratic 2016 Field

Former Rhode Island governor and senator Lincoln Chafee is set to join the growing list of politicians challenging... Read »

May 30, 2015
Analysis: Santorum Begins Iowa Campaign Without Key Staff

Analysis: Santorum Begins Iowa Campaign Without Key Staff

Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum announced his second White House bid Wednesday afternoon — but several key... Read »

May 27, 2015
Clinton at NH Brewery: GOP Threatening Small-Business Jobs

Clinton at NH Brewery: GOP Threatening Small-Business Jobs

Republicans in Congress and GOP presidential hopefuls are threatening tens of thousands of small business jobs by... Watch »

May 22, 2015
Feds Offer Plan to Solve State Budget Mess

Feds Offer Plan to Solve State Budget Mess

The Obama administration offered Thursday to extend Florida's hospital funds for another two years, but only at... Read »

May 21, 2015
Who Will Get Shut Out of GOP Debates?

Who Will Get Shut Out of GOP Debates?

No, the first GOP presidential debate won't contain umpteen candidates crammed onto a stage on August 6. Read »

May 21, 2015
Jim Kenney Wins Philly Mayoral Bid

Jim Kenney Wins Philly Mayoral Bid

Jim Kenney is one step closer to becoming Mayor of Philadelphia after winning the Democratic Party's nomination... Watch »

May 21, 2015
Should College Be Free? Bernie Sanders Says So

Should College Be Free? Bernie Sanders Says So

Independent Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders announced a proposal Tuesday that would make undergraduate tuition at... Watch »

May 19, 2015

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