| Dec 3, 2013
| 12:52 PM
LAZY LAKE – Joseph Fodera and John Boisseau offered a litany of complaints Tuesday about the high cost and bureaucratic requirements of government regulation.
The twist: it was one government complaining about what another government is doing to...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 9:02 AM
Broward County Mayor Barbara Sharief's speech at the Sunrise Civic Center on Sunday wowed the audience, according to our report in the Sun Sentinel.
Sharief is the county's first female African-American mayor, and she was speaking about Dr. Martin...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 8:05 AM
Today is a very busy Broward County Commission meeting.
If you're interested in what's happening, and how your money's being spent, follow my Tweets @BrowardPolitics
I Tweet the highlights and the lowlights, things that might be educational, and...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 11:00 AM
County Commission candidate Mark Bogen has a new address, and it's in the district.
Bogen, who hails from Palm Beach County but acquired a Broward address for his run for Broward County Commission, said he rented a home and his family has moved into...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 9:27 AM
An all day retreat at a tree-filled, peaceful park. Ahh, sounds so relaxing.
But, no. This all-day retreat at a tree-filled, peaceful park is the Broward County Commission's annual "goal setting and budget parameter'' retreat.
Open to the public,...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 1:53 PM
Another Democrat has filed to run for Broward County Commission, hoping to unseat Republican Chip LaMarca.
Benjamin Lap, 56, a Democratic fundraiser and attorney, hasn't run for office before. That's one of his selling points.
"Part of what I think...
| May 30, 2014
| 11:22 AM
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...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 6:53 PM
The Florida Panthers professional hockey team says it's losing more than $20 million a year and needs more public funds to survive.
The struggling team is asking for a rewrite of its contract with Broward County. Under the team's proposal, the county...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 9:36 AM
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...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 7:50 AM
And then there were two.
Chris Warnig, a candidate for Broward County Commission in the race for Chip LaMarca's seat, is withdrawing from the District 4 contest.
Warnig, a Democrat, is setting his sights on a local race instead. He'll run for Wilton...
| May 22, 2014
| 9:07 AM
It's time to check back in on the race to raise money for the Broward County Commission elections in November (with an August primary).
Since the last time I checked, the leaders of the fund-raising battle have not changed.
The two incumbent...