| Oct 5, 2014
| 2:28 PM
A candidate for Congress, two candidates for state Senate and two candidates for the state House are expected at Tuesday's meeting of the Federation of Boca Raton Homeowner Associations.
The public is invited to meet the candidates at 8:30 a.m....
| Oct 3, 2014
| 12:53 PM
Attempting to return to the Florida Senate, in a moderate, swing district where Democrats have an edge, Republican Ellyn Bogdanoff is departing from party orthodoxy on same-sex marriage and climate change.
“I can respectfully disagree with some of...
| 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...
| 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 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...
| 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...
| 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 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 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 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 14, 2014
| 8:26 AM
State Sen. Maria Sachs, D-Delray Beach, is locked in a bruising battle for re-election with former state Sen. Ellyn Bogdanoff, R-Fort Lauderdale. The two served together in the Senate from 2010 to 2012. But in 2012, a new redistricting plan locked them...