| Feb 13, 2015
| 7:14 AM
Jack Seiler's overwhelming victory on Tuesday, in which he racked up 71 percent of the vote and crushed his challengers, gave him more than a third term as Fort Lauderdale mayor.
The city's voters provided a boost to Seiler's long-held dream of winning...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 7:05 AM
Broward Days has a new leader as it prepares to return to Tallahassee after skipping its signature event in 2014.
Kelly Skidmore is the new executive director of the organization that brings business and government leaders together to advocate for...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 12:56 PM
A few weeks ago, I wrote about rampant voter apathy in Florida. Now, I'm beginning to understand why so many people are so indifferent here. With early voting nearly complete, and Election Day itself imminent, it's impossible to turn on the TV without...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 12:31 PM
Voters across South Florida began casting their ballots as soon as the polls across the region opened at 7 a.m. on Tuesday, stopping on their way to work, to school or just arising early to perform a civic duty.
After the number of voters arriving at...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 3:35 PM
Ten things to watch, along with some key questions and predictions, as Election Night 2014 unfolds:
1. Here's my macro, Big Question riddle of the night: With unemployment down, gas prices below $3, the stock market at record highs (17,383 Dow),...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 6:12 AM
Winners, losers, questions and conclusions for South Florida and beyond after Election 2014:
--My number one question after last night's Republican onslaught: When does Debbie Wasserman Schultz tender her resignation as Democratic National Committee...
| Oct 22, 2014
Early voting for the Nov. 4 midterm election started Monday and ends Nov. 2.
Hours are from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily. The only early voting site in the city of Boca Raton is the old library building at 200 NW Boca Raton Blvd. The building sits on the...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 3:54 AM
I write in praise of Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi, even though I will vote against her. I write in praise of Florida Senate candidate Ellyn Bogdanoff, even though I hope incumbent Sen. Maria Sachs defeats her.
A brave Muslim girl whose full name I...
| Oct 18, 2014
| 7:24 PM
When it comes to Gov. Rick Scott, this voter has had a difficult time getting past the Columbia/HCA Medicare fraud issue since his first run in 2010.
The recent ads from Gov. Scott's campaign attempting to pin the Rothstein Ponzi scheme on former Gov....
| Oct 15, 2014
| 3:24 PM
Florida's Senate District 34 race is a rematch that has taken on epic proportions that stretch far beyond its Broward-Palm Beach political boundaries.
If district voters send a Republican to Tallahassee, the Senate could have a "supermajority" capable...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 1:25 PM
Former state Sen. Ellyn Bogdanoff, R-Fort Lauderdale, is battling in perhaps the highest-profile legislative race of the year as she seeks to unseat Sen. Maria Sachs, D-Delray Beach.
The Senate District 34 campaign is a rematch of a 2012 race won by...