| Jun 18, 2014
| 4:52 AM
Any day now, Rick Scott is expected to sign the legislation to put our scandal-plagued expressway authority out of its misery.
Out will go the current board – where the majority of members are appointed by the governor. And in will come a new,...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 2:54 PM
I don’t follow sports, but I do follow politics — and the two games have some striking similarities. In both cases, you see a lot of big money changing hands, and you know that those occupying the cheap seats, like you, are never going to...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 12:59 PM
Democrat Nan Rich is discounting the conventional wisdom that her campaign for governor will end Aug. 26 with a primary victory by her opponent, Charlie Crist.
She spoke Friday afternoon to Sun Sentinel editorial writers and reporters.
| Jun 24, 2014
| 2:00 PM
Gov. Rick Scott ducked into a Starbucks on Tuesday afternoon for a pit stop and a drink – and was able to leave about 45 minutes later.
At Starbucks he ordered a chai tea with soy milk – and rejected a reporter’s suggestion that it...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 9:22 AM
Democratic governor candidate Charlie Crist drew a crowd of about 200 to the opening of his campaign office on Sistrunk Boulevard, the main street of the black community in northwest Fort Lauderdale.
And drivers and occupants of cars driving by...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 2:25 PM
Some election contests are friendly, some are civil, and then there's the race between Barbara Sharief and Alexandra Davis.
We got a glimpse of the hostility at the Sun Sentinel editorial board. (See video, which is just as useful without sound, with...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 9:00 PM
First elected to a partial term in 2010, U.S. Rep. Ted Deutch is seeking a third full term representing northwest Broward and southwest Palm Beach counties.
He’ll be on the Aug. 26 primary ballot, facing fellow Democrat Emmanuel Morel, a retired...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 7:52 AM
The National Women’s Political Caucus said Wednesday is it endorsing Nan Rich’s candidacy for the Democratic nomination for governor.
“Nan Rich knows Florida and has been a tireless advocate for its women. We are proud to endorse her...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 11:05 AM
Charlie Crist, the former Republican governor seeking the Democratic nomination to run for his old job, visited the Sun Sentinel on Tuesday, where he was interviewed by editorial writers and reporters.
As he has all through the campaign, Crist...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 7:09 PM
As Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip fired rockets toward Tel Aviv and Jerusalem on Tuesday, Israel struck back at more than 150 targets, the first round of what officials in Jerusalem said would be an open-ended offensive aimed at crushing Hamas,...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 2:10 PM
The attorney for former assistant public defender Gary Sheres issued a statement today on his behalf.
Sheres, you might recall, was fired last week for Facebook comments about Palestinians. Click here for a memory refresher.
In the statement, Sheres'...