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  • Crist asked under oath about Rubio credit-card leaks

     
    By Rene Stutzman, Orlando Sentinel When former Gov. Charlie Crist was grilled under oath by the attorney who is fighting to keep the former chairman of the Florida GOP out of prison, there were no major revelations, but there were hints at the mudslinging...
  • Tackling debt requires courage — and a reality check

    Tackling debt requires courage — and a reality check
    It's fascinating to hear so many politicians suddenly concerned about the deficit. Because, until now, most of them didn't give a flip. Politicians from both parties went through money like Charlie Sheen went through coke. And they didn't even have the...
  • Schwarzenegger, Bloomberg at White House for immigration meeting

    Schwarzenegger, Bloomberg at White House for immigration meeting
    Former Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger leads a list of 19 so-called "stakeholders" who will meet with President Obama at the White House to discuss immigration reform Tuesday afternoon. -------------------- FOR THE RECORD An earlier version of this story...
  • I wish you a Merry Christmas — in spite of myself

    I wish you a Merry Christmas — in spite of myself
    Can I just tell you guys that I love Christmas Eve? I mean I really love it. Probably even more than the big day itself. The anticipation. The extra-cheery salutations. Tracking Santa on the NORAD website. Sprinkling reindeer food on the front lawn in...
  • Which elected officials from Florida are endorsing the candidates?

    Which elected officials from Florida are endorsing the candidates?
    Floridians who have endorsed Mitt Romney  - FL AG Adam Putnam is our state chairman - FL CFO Jeff Atwater is our state finance chairman - FL AG Pam Bondi is a national advisor - State Sen. John Thrasher (District 8-Jacksonville) - State Sen. JD Alexander...
  • History center: Author Carlos Eire to speak

    History center: Author Carlos Eire to speak
    Writer Carlos Eire will be the guest speaker at the Artists & Authors Series event at the Orange County Regional History Center on April 3. Eire will share the story of his exodus from Cuba during Operation Pedro Pan, which airlifted 14,000 children to...
  • Herman Cain gaining on Mitt Romney in New Hampshire

    Herman Cain gaining on Mitt Romney in New Hampshire
    New Hampshire is still Mitt Romney country, but Herman Cain is rising fast, according to two new surveys of Republican voters in the first-in-the-nation primary state. A poll released Monday from the Institutes of Politics at Harvard University and St....
  • Plakon v Castor Dentel is a marquee House race

    Plakon v Castor Dentel is a marquee House race
    TALLAHASSEE – One of the highest-profile Florida House races this year pits a two-term Republican with the advantages of incumbency against a Democrat school teacher with a prime political pedigree. For the newly drawn House District 30, Rep. Scott...
  • > Photos: Rubio, Crist, Meek converge on Orlando in final push

     
    The candidates in Florida's 3-way Senate race –Republican Marco Rubio, Democrat Rep. Kendrick Meek and Independent Gov. Charlie Crist–  all campaigned simultaneously in Orlando, as a part of their statewide fly-around blitz, in a final push...
  • Transitions aren’t easy. Rick Scott’s Exhibit A.

     
    Governor-elect Rick Scott — that's going to take some getting used to — named his transition team today. An interesting group, to say the least. Incoming governors usually assign someone they trust above all others to head up that group. So...
  • Mack bashes Nelson: First shot in U.S. Senate campaign?

     
    With the ascendancy of Republicans to every statewide office that was up for election this year, U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson is the last Democrat standing. And as Mark K. Matthews wrote last week, Republicans are already jockeying to run against him. Among...