| Sep 9, 2014
| 1:34 PM
Yet another poll, this one from PPP, finds the governor's race close, showing Democrat Charlie Crist holding a 3 point lead over Republican Gov. Rick Scott, and the medical marijuana initiative floating just above the 60 percent level needed for...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 2:41 PM
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Cedar Cove Olivia's (Andie MacDowell)...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Pro tip for politicians trying to get ahead: Either change your name to “Bill Clinton” or resign yourself to a whole lot of negativity.
A new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll released Tuesday night found that, among past and present...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 3:38 PM
There is a rhetorical infestation loose in Washington, and left untreated, it will devour what little remains of honest communication in the nation's capital.
It is the f-word. No, not that one. The other one — the one that, in either its...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 1:35 PM
WASHINGTON Facing pressure from Senate Democrats worried about losing congressional seats in November, President Barack Obama will postpone until after the elections his plan to act on his own to change immigration laws, White House officials said...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 6:40 PM
Corbett campaign rips F&M pollster on Twitter
For the better part of a year, four different polls have shown Republican Gov. Tom Corbett's approval rating at historic lows for an incumbent. Despite spending millions on campaign commercials this summer,...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 4:34 PM
Sorting out Tuesday's Palm Beach County election results:
Winner: Charlie Crist. It doesn't matter what party label he wears or how he flip-flops … uh, evolves on key issues — Crist is living proof of the power of likeability in politics. The...
| Sep 1, 2014
| 8:29 PM
The race for the governor's office is dead even and voters now are ready to support Amendment 2 approving medical marijuana use in Florida, a new poll finds.
Gravis Marketing, which has found voters hovering at or just below the 60 percent level...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 7:55 AM
UPDATED: Chuck Todd begins as "Meet the Press" moderator this weekend with an interview with President Barack Obama.
The program airs at 9 a.m. Sunday on WESH-Channel 2. Todd interviews Obama at the White House this weekend. NBC News said "the...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 7:47 PM
President Obama rebuffed pressure for quick U.S. action in two foreign crises Thursday, declining to label Russia's military moves into Ukraine an invasion and saying that he was not ready to expand an air campaign against Islamist militants to Syria....
| Sep 4, 2014
| 1:23 PM
TALLAHASSEE – There's lots of handwringing from good government/media types these days because another Florida political greenhorn has seemingly locked up enough support to be Florida House speaker in 2020.
The thinking goes that Florida's eight-...