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  • CNN poll: Florida Senate a toss-up, Sink leading Scott 49-42

     
    A new CNN/Time/Opinion Research Corporation poll is showing Florida's three-way U.S. Senate race a toss-up, while Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Alex Sink sits with a slight, 49 percent-to-42 percent edge over Republican nominee Rick Scott. Republican...
  • Billy Collins, Terry Teachout kick of Winter Park Institute’s season

     
    The Winter Park Institute (WPI) kicks off its third season of seminars, lectures, readings, master classes, performances, open discussions and exhibits (whew!) on Sunday, Sept. 19. As usual, the event is  free and open to the public.  It takes plac...
  • Florida GOP turns out for Adams, Webster

     
    WASHINGTON — If Congress was a high school (which doesn’t seem like a stretch sometimes) then a fundraising event planned for Thursday night would be the equivalent of a Florida Republican pep rally, aimed at generating support for two rookies...
  • Ex-Dem Party chair Charles Whitehead endorses Crist

     
    While Republican Marco Rubio leads the polls and Democrat Kendrick Meek gains some traction in Florida’s U.S. Senate race, independent Charlie Crist is drawing support from some Democratic leaders. Former Florida Democratic Chairman Charles Whitehead...
  • Pollster: Crist shouldn’t have quit his day job

     
    By John Kennedy, The News Service of Florida TALLAHASSEE — Floridians may have a favorite for governor – and it’s not Democrat Alex Sink or Republican Rick Scott. Although Gov. Charlie Crist appears to be fading in his bid to win the U.S. S...
  • Florida’s “other” senator pays a visit

     
    Florida's other senator — the one who'd be working alongside Marco Rubio, Charlie Crist or Kendrick Meek; the one who's getting precious little attention the closer we get to Election Day — paid the editorial board a visit yesterday. Bill...
  • Is Meek helping Sink with turnout?

     
    U.S. Senate candidate Kendrick Meek seems to be stuck in last-place in the unorthodox three-way race to fill the seat vacated last year by Mel Martinez. But his presence on the ticket may be helping Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Alex Sink by virtue...
  • > 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...
  • Law & Order: Central Florida edition

     
    WASHINGTON — The White House this week named two candidates to fill law-and-order positions in Central Florida: local attorney Roy Dalton to become a Middle District judge and South Florida lawman William Berger to become US Marshal for the Middle...