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  • Partial debate sounds better than none

    Ladies and gentlemen, I'd like to welcome you today to the Democratic gubernatorial debate between former Gov. Charlie Crist and former state Sen. Nan Rich. Yes, yes, I know. Crist has refused to debate Rich. Crist, the supposed tough guy who got the...
  • We asked: Was high court right to reject abortion clinic buffer zones?

    Have you ever been to an abortion clinic when women were trying to enter? I have, and it is not pleasant. The pro-life groups there verbally harass the woman; some even reach out to hold her. These woman have rights under the laws of our country —...
  • Republican optimistic about governor's chances

    Republican optimistic about governor's chances
    Leslie Dougher, the new chairwoman of the Florida Republican party, exudes the optimism that's endemic to her job as a real estate agent. And there's no subject that puts her in selling mode more than Gov. Rick Scott. Even in overwhelmingly Democratic...
  • Democratic leader working to oust Rick Scott

    Democratic leader working to oust Rick Scott
    Allison Tant, chairwoman of the Florida Democratic Party, doesn't have an easy job. Even though most of the state's registered voters are Democrats, Tant's party doesn't control any of the statewide elected offices, the congressional delegation or...
  • Name recognition important in Crist-Rich race: New Voices

    With the Aug. 26 Democratic primary for governor of Florida fast approaching, Democrats across the state are charged with choosing a candidate who not only must represent their core beliefs, but who must ultimately be able to unseat unpopular Gov. Rick...
  • Scott arrives at Daytona, but Crist shadow lingers

    Scott arrives at Daytona, but Crist shadow lingers
    DAYTONA BEACH _ NASCAR welcomed Gov. Rick Scott as an honorary race official for the Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway on a drizzly Saturday night. You could say that in World Cup terms, it was 1-nil, Mr. Scott over Florida gubernatorial...
  • Esther Myers and Will Weatherford: Champ & Chump

    Champ Esther Myers: The day after celebrating America's 238th birthday, it's remarkable to consider that this lady from Orlando has been alive for 43 percent of the time since the nation's founding. She's 103, still active and looking forward to her...
  • Nan Rich v. Charlie Crist. Why not debate?

    Nan Rich v. Charlie Crist. Why not debate?
    My first question to Nan Rich was, "How did this happen?" How did Charlie Crist, just 18 short months after checking the "D" on his voter-registration form, become the best thing going for the party? This is a guy who once enjoyed being known as...
  • New law bans e-cigarette sales to minors July 1

    New law bans e-cigarette sales to minors July 1
    Above the counter at eCigsSource in Orlando, three large blackboards tout dozens of e-cigarette flavors, including "Fruit Loops," bubble gum and PB&J. Although the sweetness might appeal to kids, no one younger than 18 is allowed to buy electronic...
  • Few primaries for state offices

    The biggest statewide primary contest features Charlie Crist, the former Republican governor who wants to return to his old office as a Democrat. He faces Nan Rich of Weston, a former Democratic Party leader in the Florida Senate. Governor Yinka...
  • 5 School Board members draw challengers

    Broward's School Board could possibly be all-female no more. Nearly every School Board member up for re-election this year will face challengers. Friday marked the last day for candidates to qualify to run, with six of the board's nine seats up for...