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  • Poll: Crist has big leads over Sink and Dyer in 2014 Democratic primary

     
    A new private poll shows former Republican Gov. and newly minted Democrat Charlie Crist has a commanding early lead in the race to be the Democratic nominee in the 2014 governor’s race. In head-to-head matchups, Crist leads former Chief Financial...
  • Palm Beach County chairman becomes a state Democratic Party vice chairman

     
    Rod Smith, the new chairman of the Florida Democratic Party Chairman Rod Smith, appointed a state party leadership team on Tuesday. As one of four vice chairmen of the party, he appointed Mark Alan Siegel, chariman of the Palm Beach......
  • Rod Smith blasts Scott’s Fair Districts delay

     
    TALLAHASSEE — The man who was on the ticket running against Gov. Rick Scott — former Lt. Gov. nominee and now Florida Democratic Party Chairman Rod Smith – is blasting Scott's decision earlier this month to withdraw the state's request...
  • Reactions to Rick Scott’s budget

     
    Rick Scott unveiled his much-anticipated budget at a Eustis pep rally Monday. Sadly, the web site, letsgettowork.net, wasn't working much of the afternoon. But there was enough basic information to see which agencies were getting whacked –...
  • Should Florida get back in line for presidential primaries?

     
    TALLAHASSEE — Florida lawmakers are poised to re-litigate a partisan clash from four years ago over when to hold the state's presidential primaries — and essentially whether it wants to continue bucking the national parties in exchange...
  • 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 whatis reportedlythe 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...