| 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 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...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 1:25 PM
Former state Sen. Ellyn Bogdanoff, R-Fort Lauderdale, is battling in perhaps the highest-profile legislative race of the year as she seeks to unseat Sen. Maria Sachs, D-Delray Beach.
The Senate District 34 campaign is a rematch of a 2012 race won by...
| Oct 12, 2014
There's the governor's race, and then there's the battle for state Senate district 34.
The seat, which straddles the eastern portions of Broward and Palm Beach counties, is that important.
If Ellyn Bogdanoff wins the rematch of her unsuccessful 2012...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 11:29 AM
A video of the Federation of Boca Raton Homeowner Associations' Meet the Candidates Forum will be broadcast at 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 10 on Comcast channel 20 and U-verse channel 99.
The video will re-air at 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11; noon Sunday, Oct. 12...
| 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...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 9:40 AM
Maria Sachs is a quintessential politician.
The state senator rarely makes a public appearance without wearing a Hillary Clinton-style power suit, with maybe a piece of nautical flair – say, a starfish brooch – to remind voters that, yes,...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 4:31 PM
Nan Rich, defeated this week in the Democratic primary for governor, got lots of praise Thursday from the man who defeated her, Charlie Crist, as well as the Democratic Party leaders she fumed against for more than a year for helping Crist win the...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 10:39 AM
More than a dozen Broward Democratic Clubs are joining together for a Labor Day picnic.
The clubs are providing hamburgers and hot dogs, and people are asked to bring a dish to share and drinks.
They’re also supposed to bring their own chairs...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 10:26 AM
TALLAHASSEE — The winners of almost half of the 120 Florida House seats have already been decided — or are all but decided.
After Tuesday's primary elections, 46 seats have been won, either by candidates running unopposed or by candidates...