| Sep 22, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Gov. Rick Scott isn’t big on climate change. He says he’s no scientist.
That’s interesting, because countless scientists say climate change is a big problem, with South Florida being ground zero for rising sea level.
| Aug 16, 2014
| 3:14 PM
A campaign operative who built his career on smearing political enemies, publicly calls women the C-word and consulted for attorney-turned-Ponzi-schemer Scott Rothstein has become one of Sheriff Scott Israel's trusted political guides.
| Aug 19, 2014
| 9:43 AM
A Broward County man pleaded guilty to his role in Scott Rothstein's $1.4 billion Ponzi scheme Tuesday in federal court.
After some last-minute hesitation, Frank Preve, 70, of Coral Springs, pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit wire fraud....
| Jul 9, 2014
| 11:54 AM
Charlie Crist is holding a Fort Lauderdale fundraiser Wednesday evening headlined by key players in the legal community who support Democrats.
And the Republican Party of Florida is using the downtown Fort Lauderdale location to remind people about one...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 9:00 PM
A couple of months ago, you would have laughed at the thought of Rick Scott being elected governor again.
You can stop laughing.
While some polls have Scott and Charlie Crist running neck-and-neck, the Tampa Bay Times/Bay News 9/UF Bob...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 2:28 PM
I am undecided about the upcoming election for Florida governor. All I see on TV are hate ads from Gov. Rick Scott toward ex-Gov. Charlie Crist.
As a voter in this state, I want to see a candidate talk about his accomplishments while he has been the...
| Sep 14, 2014
It's going to be a long two months with the same TV ads running every 15 minutes. The Rick Scott campaign is running one that says Charlie Crist was for sale since he was the Republican governor during the Scott Rothstein era. Since he was a Republican at...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 3:18 PM
Every election cycle, we lament the assault of political attack ads as though it’s the worst we’ve ever seen. The experts tell us there are so many of these slimy, demoralizing ads because they work. For example, you may have thought of...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 3:57 PM
If money is the lubricant of democracy, then Gov. Rick Scott is the political equivalent of the Gulf Oil Spill.
On the campaign trail, Scott likes to make a virtue out of his stiffness, and successfully contrasts it with the polished demeanor of...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 3:04 PM
Federal prosecutors filed a wire fraud conspiracy charge Monday against a Broward County man who they say fed more than $20 million from investors and lenders to Scott Rothstein's massive Ponzi scheme in the four months before it collapsed.
| Aug 9, 2014
Charlie Crist would be "honored" to have President Obama campaign with him. That declaration may demonstrate Crist's desperation, given Obama's 42-percent approval rating, but it reminds us of how Chain Gang Charlie came to be Chastened Charlie.