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  • 'Jesus stomping' FAU prof is Democratic leader, but top Democrats steer clear of flap

    'Jesus stomping' FAU prof is Democratic leader, but top Democrats steer clear of flap
    Top Democratic officials are steering clear of the controversy surrounding Deandre Poole, vice chairman of the Palm Beach County Democratic Party. Poole is the Florida Atlantic University instructor responsible for the “Jesus stomping”...
  • Dr. Phillips WR Trey Griffey commits to Arizona

    Dr. Phillips WR Trey Griffey commits to Arizona
    Nine-year-old Tevin Griffey has been taking mental notes from his big brother Trey Griffey, the star receiver for Orlando Dr. Phillips High, who committed to Arizona on Monday. One of the top uncommitted players in the state of Florida finally ended...
  • Closing schools, Closing prisons, It's all politics

    Closing schools, Closing prisons, It's all politics
    Today we're talking about partisan foolishness — on both sides of the aisle. We start with delusional GOP voters, specifically those in Seminole County. Lately we have been inundated with howls from parents of Seminole County students who are...
  • Nan Rich says she plans to run against Rick Scott in 2014

     
    By Anthony Man, South Florida Sun-Sentinel State Sen. Nan Rich, D-Weston,  hoping to make Rick Scott a one-term governor, plans to seek the state's top job in 2014. Rich said in a telephone interview Wednesday that she's formulating a strategic and...
  • Guest list: Lui Damiani on ‘Central Florida Spotlight’; Scott Randolph on ‘The Agenda’; John Cardone on ‘Flashpoint’

     
    Here's a look at what local public-affairs programs have planned this weekend: ***"Central Florida Spotlight" talks to Orange County Commissioner Lui Damiani about taxes, the county budget and local plans to help small-business owners....
  • Five Democratic legislators join Fair Districts lawsuit

     
    The federal judge in Miami who's hearing a lawsuit over implementation of the Fair Districts amendments can expect a crowded courtroom, as the Florida Democratic Party and five Democratic state legislators become the latest group seeking to intervene in...
  • Nelson ties Bin Laden to election bill; GOP cries foul

     
    U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson tied a controversial elections bill to the killing of Osama Bin Laden Monday in a press conference with other Democrats in Tallahassee. The measure, likely to be taken up this week by the Senate, makes changes to existing election...
  • Palm Beach County Dems selling tickets to Sunday fundraiser

     
    The Palm Beach County Democratic Party is holding a brunch fundraiser on Sunday with state Democratic Chairman Rod Smith. Tickets are $50. The event is in Palm Beach Gardens. Details.......
  • Florida Democrats claim victory in closest-ever Jax mayoral race

     
    TALLAHASSEE — Although the results won't be official until tomorrow, the Florida Democratic Party is claiming victory in what is reportedly the closest-ever Jacksonville mayoral contest and one that apparently will elect the city's first African-...
  • Nelson campaign boasts $1.85 million quarter

     
    WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson said today that his campaign has netted $1.85 million over the last three months, a haul that would put him ahead of the announced totals of his Republican challengers in the 2012 elections. Here's what his...
  • The job no one wanted: Democratic Party chairman

     
    What's it like being the state Democratic Party chairman in Florida? Where, despite the fact that registered Democrats outnumber registered Republicans by about 600,000, Republicans hold veto-proof, two-thirds majorities in the House and Senate? And...