| Sep 9, 2014
| 1:14 PM
Wisconsin prosecutors on Tuesday are asking a federal appeals court to allow them to restart an investigation into possible illegal coordination between Governor Scott Walker's campaign and special interest groups during elections in 2011 and 2012.
| Oct 25, 2014
| 9:31 AM
Chris Smith isn’t on the ballot this year, but he’s campaigning as if he were.
Operating out of a building on Sistrunk Boulevard in historically black northwest Fort Lauderdale, Smith is spearheading a multi-pronged effort to increase...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 12:15 PM
Students in the Pocono Mountain School District returned to school under tight security Tuesday morning as police continued to search for Eric Frein, the survivalist and military buff accused of fatally shooting one state trooper and seriously wounding...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 10:02 AM
Don’t look for gambling to be a hot topic in Florida’s race for governor.
Charlie Crist visited the SunSentinel’s Editorial Board on Tuesday, and our staff was able to squeeze in a question or two about gambling.
Crist said about the...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 6:33 PM
In the long, and often weird, history of political debates, this may have been a first: A gubernatorial debate stalled for six minutes because of a fight over whether one candidate could bring a fan.
No, not the cheering kind of fan -- although both...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 3:03 PM
A federal appeals court on Wednesday overturned an earlier ruling that had halted an investigation in Wisconsin into possible illegal coordination between Governor Scott Walker's campaign and special interest groups in 2011 and 2012 elections.
| Oct 10, 2014
| 3:13 PM
The Supreme Court cleared the way Friday for gay marriages to begin in Idaho by lifting a temporary order from earlier this week.
The justices turned down an appeal from Idaho's governor seeking to block same-sex marriages there. An earlier temporary...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 7:04 AM
Texas Governor Rick Perry was indicted Friday on two counts of abusing his power as governor related to his veto of funding for a program aimed at investigating state corruption, making him the first Texas governor to be indicted in office since 1917?...
| Nov 15, 2014
The Democrats begin 2015 with a political problem: no predominant standard bearer to step up and challenge the incumbent GOP governor in four years.
While they have many credentialed candidates, unlike Martin O'Malley in 2006 none stands out above the...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Gov. Jerry Brown is poised to put his signature to a bill that would triple annual funding for California's film and TV tax credit program.
Brown announced he will sign the bill into law on Thursday at a ceremony in Los Angeles, capping a yearlong...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 9:39 PM
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett suggested Thursday that former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno should have kept his job in 2011 amid the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal.
"They probably shouldn't have fired him, they probably should've...