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  • Jobs panel turns down heat on GOP rhetoric

     
    An interesting thing happened at yesterday's Sentinel-sponsored forum on the economy. There were no revelations, no game-changing proposals to revive the region's semi-conscious labor market. But the buzz coming off the panel of economists and civic...
  • Mel Martinez on the debt solution – he’s right about this one

     
    At the Sentinel/UCF forum on the economy today, former Sen. Mel Martinezmade a point about this country's debt situation that I have long agreed with — there has been a very sensible and bipartisan effort to significant get this country's finances...
  • Craig Miller adds two political consultants to U.S. Senate campaign staff

     
    Republican U.S. Senate candidate Craig Miller has added an aide to former U.S. Sen. Mel Martinez and a Tampa consultant as  senior staff members in his campaign. Miller announced that Kevin Doyle, a former Martinez state director who is president of...
  • President Obama’s missed opportunity

     
    At today's Sentinel-UCF forum on jobs and the economy, former U.S. Sen. Mel Martinez said he thought President Obama had missed a big opportunity by not embracing the proposal made a year ago by the Simpson-Bowles commission, his handpicked deficit...
  • Rebutting Dem’s “flip-flop” charges against Romney, Martinez rethinks his own immigration stance

     
    Former U.S. Sen. Mel Martinez revised his own position on immigration policies Monday as he and Florida Sen. John Thrasher defended Mitt Romney's positions against Democrats' “flip-flopping” charges. On Monday national Democrats attacked...
  • Mel Martinez endorses Romney

     
    Former Florida U.S. Sen. Mel Martinez has endorsed Mitt Romney and will serve as chairman of the Republican presidential contender's National Advisory Council. Martinez left the Senate in 2009, without completing his first term, largely because he was...
  • Mack attack: LeMieux says pal Connie’s a problem

     
    Life's about making choices. So choose: friendship or ambition? Which is more important? For George LeMieux, it's no contest: ambition. AMBITION. AMBITION!!! Remember when LeMieux turned on Charlie Crist, who'd appointed LeMieux to the U.S. Senate to fill...
  • Haridopolos, others to be deposed next week in Jim Greer case

     
    Rene Stutzman, who's been tracking the criminal case against former Republican Party of Florida chairman Jim Greer and Greer's suit against RPOF, reports: Damon Chase, one of Greer’s attorney, has sent party attorneys a list of 50 people he says...
  • Rubio, McCollum and Jacobs win Hispanic Chamber’s straw poll

     
    The results are in from the straw poll conducted Monday night at the Political Hobnob 2010 of the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Orlando. The event, which takes place before every political season, brings together candidates, chamber members and...
  • Outsider Scott has lots of insider help

     
    By Kathleen Haughney  The News Service of Florida PANAMA CITY — Rick Scott, candidate for governor, is running as the consummate outsider in a year of outsiders. He’s never held office, and he hits the theme often – people are tired o...
  • Negative campaigning often works, but sometimes backfires

     
    Anyone who turns on a television, especially during a local news show, gets a dose of negative campaigning. With high stakes, the Jeff Greene-Kendrick Meek contest for the Democratic nomination for U.S. Senate and the Bill McCollum-Rick Scott contest for....