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Curbelo Wins District 26 GOP Primary

Curbelo Wins District 26 GOP Primary

Carlos Curbelo easily won the District 26 Republican nomination to face incumbent U.S. Representative Joe Garcia in... Watch »

Aug 27, 2014
Sheldon Wins Dem. AG Primary

Sheldon Wins Dem. AG Primary

George Sheldon, a one-time top official in the Obama administration, easily defeated state Rep. Perry Thurston on... Read »

Aug 26, 2014
Crist Wins Democratic Primary for Governor

Crist Wins Democratic Primary for Governor

Former Republican Gov. Charlie Crist won the Democratic primary to challenge Republican Gov. Rick Scott on Tuesday... Watch »

Aug 27, 2014
Former Va. Governor Questioned About Dealings With Executive

Former Va. Governor Questioned About Dealings With Executive

Cross-examination of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell ended Tuesday afternoon in the corruption trial of McDonnell... Watch »

Aug 26, 2014
Voter's Guide to the Primaries

Voter's Guide to the Primaries

Miami-Dade voters will take to the polls Tuesday for Florida's primary election, and while about 1.2 millions... Watch »

Aug 26, 2014
Voter's Guide for the Florida Primary Election

Voter's Guide for the Florida Primary Election

Florida's primary election for governor, Congress, the Legislature and other offices is Tuesday. Read »

Aug 25, 2014
Election in Tampa-Area House District Delayed

Election in Tampa-Area House District Delayed

A judge has delayed the election for a Florida House seat in the Tampa Bay area. Read »

Aug 25, 2014
Crist, Rich in Final Push for Florida Primary Votes

Crist, Rich in Final Push for Florida Primary Votes

A final push for votes is underway in Democrats' race to reclaim the governor's mansion. Read »

Aug 25, 2014
Rick Perry in N.H.: Indictment Politically Motivated

Rick Perry in N.H.: Indictment Politically Motivated

Texas Gov. Rick Perry is testing his presidential prospects in New Hampshire as he defiantly dismisses a recent... Watch »

Aug 22, 2014
Governor Scott Vows to Boost School Funding

Governor Scott Vows to Boost School Funding

Hammered by his chief rival over cuts to school budgets, Florida Gov. Rick Scott on Thursday made an... Read »

Aug 21, 2014
Pizzi Goes to Court Against Governor Scott

Pizzi Goes to Court Against Governor Scott

Former Miami Lakes Mayor Michael Pizzi brought legal action against Governor Rick Scott Thursday seeking to force... Watch »

Aug 21, 2014
Judge Considering New Voting Map

Judge Considering New Voting Map

A Florida judge is once again considering what to do in the next round of a lengthy and partisan-tinged battle over... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Va. Ex-Gov. Bob McDonnell Takes Stand in Corruption Trial

Va. Ex-Gov. Bob McDonnell Takes Stand in Corruption Trial

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell has taken the stand in his corruption trial. He and his wife, Maureen, are... Watch »

Aug 21, 2014
Texas Gov. Rick Perry Formally Pleads Not Guilty

Texas Gov. Rick Perry Formally Pleads Not Guilty

Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry has formally pleaded not guilty to criminal charges of leveraging his power to try... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
GOP's Brightest Lights Dim: Scandal Dogs 2016 Hopefuls

GOP's Brightest Lights Dim: Scandal Dogs 2016 Hopefuls

More and more high-profile Republican governors are battling setbacks political and legal, from the former Virginia... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Climate Scientists Meet with Governor

Climate Scientists Meet with Governor

Five scientists who met with Gov. Rick Scott are convinced that climate change is real, but what they are less sure... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Texas Gov. Rick Perry Booked, Vows

Texas Gov. Rick Perry Booked, Vows "We Will Prevail"

Texas Gov. Rick Perry arrived at an Austin courthouse Tuesday afternoon, to the applause of dozens of supporters, to... Watch »

Aug 20, 2014
Alliegro Pleads Guilty in Campaign Finance Case

Alliegro Pleads Guilty in Campaign Finance Case

An associate of former U.S. Rep. David Rivera has pleaded guilty to violating federal campaign finance laws,... Watch »

Aug 19, 2014
GOP Staffer in Chicken Suit Faces Charges After Clucking at NH Governor, Senator

GOP Staffer in Chicken Suit Faces Charges After Clucking at NH...

A GOP state committee staff member has been charged with disorderly conduct after heckling New Hampshire Senator... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Plaintiffs ask Judge to Reject New Maps

Plaintiffs ask Judge to Reject New Maps

The same groups that successfully challenged Florida's congressional map are now asking a judge to throw out a... Read »

Aug 18, 2014
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