| Nov 9, 2014
| 7:03 PM
An arrest at a border crossing. A brutal Mexican jail. A roadside bombing in Afghanistan. A veteran with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. How could a news story with all those elements be a good-news story?
With the release and repatriation of former...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 12:35 PM
Allen West, who rode the tea party wave to Congress and Fox News fame, is leaving liberal South Florida for the conservative promised land of Texas.
West, who represented Broward and Palm Beach counties for two years, was known more for his often...
| Nov 27, 2014
| 3:33 PM
Stung by the Nov. 4 election, Florida Democrats are turning to two Central Florida leaders, U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson and former Orlando police Chief Val Demings, to try to figure out what went wrong.
The duo will lead a task force examining the machinery...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 7:00 PM
Speaking out on Walmart
Guest columnist Glenn Spencer ("Planned Black Friday protests at Walmart not what they seem," Orlando Sentinel, Tuesday) is misinformed about what was to occur on Black Friday.
I am 67 and have worked at Walmart in Merritt...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 8:33 AM
TALLAHASSEE – Florida Democrats held a conference call Tuesday to try to find the sunny side of an election drubbing that saw the defeat of many of the party’s rising stars.
U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson blamed the U.S. Supreme Court’s...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 1:28 PM
Here we go again. Big election defeats inevitably are followed by major rounds of tooth-gnashing, shirt-rending, soul-searching, finger-pointing, self-flagellating and circular-firing-squad shooting.
Now it's the Democrats' turn. Again.
| Nov 12, 2014
| 8:21 AM
The dust from 2014's general election has officially settled. Club For Growth, the conservative political action committee, announced today it is backing U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio and five other senators for re-election in 2016.
The Club solicits and...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 2:41 PM
Here we go again. Big election defeats inevitably are followed by major rounds of teeth-gnashing, shirt-rending, soul-searching, finger pointing, self-flagellating and circular firing squad shooting. Now it's the Democrats' turn. Again.
| Oct 26, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Gov. Rick Scott sought to create a sense of urgency among outnumbered Republicans in Democrat-heavy South Florida on Sunday, racing around the three counties with New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, who's quickly become Scott's favorite celebrity political...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 2:27 PM
Charlie Crist sought to turn the Democratic retirees at Century Village into an army of surrogates for the final days of his campaign to unseat Republican Gov. Rick Scott.
He told the crowd — almost all of whom raised their hands to indicate they'...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 3:14 PM
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