| Nov 9, 2012
| 1:51 PM
Equality Florida, the statewide gay rights group, has its big Broward fundraiser this weekend, and dozens of local elected officials are lending their names to the effort.
They’re mostly Democrats, with a smattering of Republicans. The list is...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 9:44 AM
Broward County Commissioner Barbara Sharief has been on the warpath against Sheriff Al Lamberti since a clash with him and his staff over the homeless.
Wednesday, she endorsed his opponent, Democrat Scott Israel, in a crowded press conference in the...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 11:25 AM
[UPDATED with responses from Roger Stone and the South Florida Tea Party]
An upset voter called yesterday to say she'd gotten a robocall from the South Florida Tea Party endorsing Republican Sheriff Al Lamberti.
It was enough to make her re-...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 11:57 AM
Here we are nearing the finish line in the Broward sheriff's race, and the spectators are starting to throw things.
So far, Lamberti's the object of the most attacks. Maybe you've seen them in your mailboxes, your computer in-boxes or on TV?
| Oct 30, 2012
| 7:35 AM
It looks like a Broward Sheriff's Office patrol car, and one might wonder: What's it doing hanging from a construction crane off I-95, advertising Sheriff Al Lamberti's re-election campaign?
Lamberti says it's a political ad -- albeit an unusual one --...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 8:40 AM
The ads in the race for sheriff have gone from discourse of crime and leadership to bedroom talk, and candidate Scott Israel is fuming.
In the video above, Israel's wife, Susan, denounces the attack campaign. An enemy of the Israel candidacy posted...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 3:19 AM
Be prepared for Election Day with poll locations, our candidate endorsements and a guide to the amendments!
SUN SENTINEL ENDORSEMENTS
Mitt Romney (R)
Bill Nelson (D)
District 20: Alcee Hastings (D)
| Nov 2, 2012
| 12:33 PM
See updates, below
A mailer that hit homes in Wilton Manors, the unofficial capital of South Florida’s gay community, attempts to portray Sheriff Al Lamberti as anti-gay. Like many other attacks (from both sides) that come in the final weeks...
| Mar 17, 2013
| 3:30 PM
It's a lightning rod for criticism and doesn't pay anything, but four people — and maybe more now in the wings — are seeking the chairmanship of the Broward Republican Party.
The second Republican leadership election in four months comes...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 1:35 PM
Orignal post at 1:57 p.m.
Updated below with examples of vintage Crist.
The 320 or so people on hand for the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce’s annual luncheon to install a new slate of board members is a slightly bigger crowd than usual....
| Feb 7, 2013
| 3:15 PM
Retirement for Chad Wagner, Hollywood's former top cop, lasted all of nine days.
Wagner, 52, retired as Hollywood's police chief on Jan. 25, ending a 30-year career with the department.
On Monday, he started his new job with the Broward Sheriff's...