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Crist Plots Ambitious 1st Day if Elected

Crist Plots Ambitious 1st Day if Elected

Former Gov. Charlie Crist vowed Tuesday that if he is elected, he will his executive powers to target discrimination... Read »

Jul 29, 2014
Groups Say Florida Must Hold Statewide Election

Groups Say Florida Must Hold Statewide Election

If a judge does not approve an interim map of Florida's congressional seats to replace one that has been... Read »

Jul 29, 2014
Corruption Trial of Va.'s Ex-1st Couple: Lawyers Blame Broken Marriage

Corruption Trial of Va.'s Ex-1st Couple: Lawyers Blame Broken Marriage

Lawyers for former Virginia first lady Maureen McDonnell say her marriage had broken down by the time a former... Watch »

Jul 29, 2014
Absentee Ballot Guidelines for August's Primaries

Absentee Ballot Guidelines for August's Primaries

Here's what you need to know if you plan to vote absentee in the August 26th primary. Read »

Jul 29, 2014
Florida Gov. Scott Agrees to Appear in 3 Debates

Florida Gov. Scott Agrees to Appear in 3 Debates

Florida Gov. Rick Scott says he will participate in three debates this fall. Read »

Jul 29, 2014
Jury Picked in Corruption Trial of Va. Ex-Gov. McDonnell, Wife

Jury Picked in Corruption Trial of Va. Ex-Gov. McDonnell, Wife

A jury has been selected in the corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Watch »

Jul 28, 2014
FMA Endorses Medicaid Expansion: Report

FMA Endorses Medicaid Expansion: Report

The Florida Medical Association approved a resolution that endorses the expansion of Medicaid in the... Read »

Jul 28, 2014
Judge Upholds Blind Trust Used by Scott

Judge Upholds Blind Trust Used by Scott

A Florida judge on Monday ruled in favor of a law that allows elected officials to place their assets in a... Read »

Jul 28, 2014
Proposed Texas Shelter For Child Immigrants Would Be Largest in US

Proposed Texas Shelter For Child Immigrants Would Be Largest in US

Authorities are considering a bid to build a shelter in West Texas that would be the largest in the Read »

Jul 28, 2014
Crist Meets with Climate Change Scientist

Crist Meets with Climate Change Scientist

Former Gov. Charlie Crist was given a climate-change lecture Friday and used the opportunity to point out... Read »

Jul 25, 2014
Appeals Court Upholds Fla. Gun Law on Doctors

Appeals Court Upholds Fla. Gun Law on Doctors

A federal appeals court is upholding a Florida law restricting what doctors can discuss about guns with... Read »

Jul 25, 2014
Miami Woman Takes Cruise Fight to Congress

Miami Woman Takes Cruise Fight to Congress

A Miami woman spoke in front of a special Senate Committee Hearing in Washington D.C. Wednesday Watch »

Jul 23, 2014
Poll Shows Voters Aren't Happy With Crist or Scott

Poll Shows Voters Aren't Happy With Crist or Scott

A new poll shows that Florida voters aren't pleased with either Republican Gov. Rick Scott or former Read »

Jul 23, 2014
Media Ask for Access to Redistricting Trial Records

Media Ask for Access to Redistricting Trial Records

Florida media organizations, including The Associated Press, are asking the state Supreme Court to make... Read »

Jul 21, 2014
Conn. Governor: I Think of Sandy Hook Every Day

Conn. Governor: I Think of Sandy Hook Every Day

More than 18 months after a gunman killed 20 children and six educators at Sandy Hook Elementary School, Gov. Dannel Watch »

Jul 21, 2014
Judge Overturns Florida Write-In Candidate Law

Judge Overturns Florida Write-In Candidate Law

A Florida judge is overturning a law that requires write-in candidates running for the Legislature to live in their... Read »

Jul 18, 2014
Fla. Expresses Worry Over Immigrant Children

Fla. Expresses Worry Over Immigrant Children

Florida Gov. Rick Scott's administration expressed concern in a letter Friday about reports that the... Read »

Jul 18, 2014
Crist Picks Taddeo-Goldstein as Running Mate

Crist Picks Taddeo-Goldstein as Running Mate

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist has name Miami-Dade Democratic Party chairwoman Annette Taddeo... Read »

Jul 17, 2014
Groups Ask Judge to Act Quickly on Redistricting Map

Groups Ask Judge to Act Quickly on Redistricting Map

A coalition of groups challenging Florida's map for Congress wants a judge to act quickly now that the map has been... Read »

Jul 14, 2014
David Rivera Suspends Congressional Campaign

David Rivera Suspends Congressional Campaign

Former Miami Congressman David Rivera suspended his congressional campaign Friday after just 72 days in the Read »

Jul 12, 2014
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