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  • Broward D-2 race gains fifth candidate

    The hottest race for Broward County Commission is in northeast Broward, where a fifth candidate has joined the Democratic competition. Terry Williams Edden, who previously ran unsuccessfully for state Senate in District 39 (Chris Smith is the senator...
  • House 96 and county D2 will be planned as open primaries

    Two Broward races will be planned as open primaries, just in case the courts rule that way. If lawsuits seeking open primaries are not successful, the elections office would act accordingly. "We always do just-in-case thinking,'' said Dr. Brenda...
  • Sharief, Furr, LaMarca, Bogen lead fundraising totals

    The race to raise money for the Broward County Commission electionĀ  took a slight turn this time, with one candidate getting a cash infusion from his own wallet and wallets in Kentucky and Illinois, to pull ahead. Mark Bogen, an attorney running for...
  • Lawsuit moves primary election for Broward County seat to November

    The primary election for one Broward County Commission seat will likely be moved to November, so that voters from all parties can have a say in choosing their next commissioner. Elections supervisor Dr. Brenda Snipes revealed the plan Wednesday in court,...
  • Campaign spending fuels Broward political economy

    The economy's getting an infusion of cash this year from the Broward County Commission races. A dozen candidates have declared their intent to run for four seats, the even numbered districts on the nine-member Broward County Commission. Two of the...
  • Miami-Dade Republican enters Broward commission race

    A 55-year-old Republican from Miami-Dade County has opened an account to run in Broward County's District 2 County Commission race. That means whichever of the five Democrats wins the August primary will still have to face Paul D. Gleiberman in...
  • Judge orders elections chief to follow court order

    A Broward circuit judge chided the county elections supervisor in a ruling, saying she didn't follow a court order to open a County Commission primary election to voters of all parties. Broward Circuit Judge John J. Murphy III ordered the elections chief...
  • Open seat in District 96 attracts two experienced candidates

    Open seat in District 96 attracts two experienced candidates
    Democratic voters in northwest Broward County will choose between Kristin Jacobs and Steve Perman. Both candidates may be familiar names to voters. Jacobs is term-limited out of her long-time home on the Broward County Commission. Perman, a one-time...
  • Judge chides Dr. Snipes for inaction in primary

    Broward Circuit Court Judge John J. Murphy III chided elections supervisor Dr. Brenda Snipes in a ruling in the write-in candidate case, saying she was not in compliance with a court order to open the primary to voters of all parties. "... Nothing...
  • Videos, questionnaires in four Broward commission races

    For voters interested in finding out more about the Broward County Commission candidates before filling out the absentee ballots, voting early starting Aug. 15 or voting in the precinct on Aug. 26, check out this blog post. Look at your voter ID card to...
  • Gunzburger and superlobbyist supporting Beam Furr

    Gunzburger and superlobbyist supporting Beam Furr
    An alert reader sent me a fundraiser invitation for Broward County Commission candidate Quentin "Beam" Furr. These invitations help us connect the political dots in Broward, letting us know who is behind the candidates. Keep sending them to me at...