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  • Romney’s Orlando speech focuses on small businesses, health care

     
    Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney laid out his plans to replace the Affordable Care Act with a new health care plan that emphasizes tax breaks and picks up many of the popular parts of the law he derides as “Obamacare.” Speaking...
  • Latino votes particularly important in Florida

     
    Gov. Mitt Romney will address the 1,000+ members of The National Association of Latino Elected Officials at 12:30 p.m. today and his presidential rival Democratic President Barack Obama will do so tomorrow in part because of the explosive growth of...
  • Webster campaign gets some outside help

     
    WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Dan Webster punched his ticket to Congress in 2010 in large part because outside groups — including the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and conservative 60 Plus Association — spent hundreds of thousands of dollars to help...
  • Watch the veep debate with Romney backers, including Mel Martinez

     
    The Romney for President campaign is setting up 33 debate watch locations around the state for tonight's showdown between Paul Ryan and Joe Biden.  Former U.S. Sen. Mel Martinez, now an Orlando finance guy, will be at one of them. Here's the locations,...
  • Conservative group targets Demings in new attack ad

     
    WASHINGTON — The American Action Network, a conservative special interest group, is up today with a new television ad slamming Democrat Val Demings — the first salvo in a last-minute, $1.2 million ad campaign planned by the ally to U.S. Rep....
  • Early voting meet and greet with Republicans this morning

     
    U.S. Rep. Dan Webster, former U.S. Sen. Mel Martinez and  State Rep. Scott Plakon will be at the Orlando Public Library on Central Blvd. this morning at 11:15 a.m. to meet and greet early voters. It's part of a Romney for President effort to highlight...
  • U.S. Senate run by Florida Gov. Charlie Crist would set off a political scramble

    If Gov. Charlie Crist eschews a second term as the state's chief executive and decides instead to run for the U.S. Senate next year, he'll scramble politics and careers in both parties, ignite an ideological battle over the Republican Party's direction...
  • 2010 elections will still be about the economy.

    What fun! Republican civil war: Elephants dissipating their political capital! Lately, the buzz has been all about the Crist-Rubio rivalry to replace Sen. Mel Martinez. The governor announced his candidacy to a chorus of high-profile endorsements,...
  • Senate Race Drawing Interest

    Senate Race Drawing Interest
    With U.S. Senator David Vitter (R-LA) facing re-election next year, potential opponents are starting to seriously consider the race. Former Louisiana Governor Kathleen Blanco is working to find a viable Democratic candidate to oppose Vitter. She said...
  • Bill McCollum, a familiar face, aims for governor

    He's virtually a household name in Florida politics. Attorney General Bill McCollum's current stint as Florida's top lawyer is the latest stop in a three-decade political career that began with his 1980 election to Congress from Central Florida. Once...
  • Crist visits Palm Beach, misses Rubio

    Gov. Charlie Crist blamed a busy schedule for missing an early U.S. Senate campaign showdown during his swing through Palm Beach County on Friday to appear at a journalism convention. Crist strolled into The Breakers in Palm Beach a few hours ahead of...