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  • Nelson joins growing call to close US to Ebola countries

    Nelson joins growing call to close US to Ebola countries
    U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Florida, announced Tuesday he now believes the United States should consider closing its borders to visitors from African countries with Ebola virus crises. His call joins that of a few congressmen in recent days, including U.S....
  • House agrees to roll back flood insurance rate increases

    WASHINGTON - In a rare moment of bipartisanship, the House voted overwhelmingly Tuesday to roll back flood insurance rate increases that have devastated many homeowners in coastal communities and dogged lawmakers on the campaign trail. The deal,...
  • Top Democrat calls for Gov. Jan Brewer's ouster over redistricting

    Top Democrat calls for Gov. Jan Brewer's ouster over redistricting
    Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee chairman Rep. Steve Israel (D-N.Y.) suggested that Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer should be impeached for her role in ousting the independent official at the helm of the state’s redistricting commission. "I...
  • Sun Sentinel Election Results

    Sun Sentinel Election Results
    Get the latest results for today's federal, state and county races. President 5852 of 6088 precincts reporting Barack Obama 49.9% 3,977,167 Mitt Romney 49.2% 3,924,092 Gary Johnson 0.5% 42,123 Jill Stein 0.1% 8,382 Roseanne Barr 0.1% 7,708...
  • Democrats robo-call Webster on debt

     
    WASHINGTON — In a surprise to no one, the impasse over debt negotiations has led to no small amount of politicking. The latest example: the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee is launching robo-calls to hit Republicans in 60 districts across...
  • Florida — grudgingly — backing debt deal

     
    WASHINGTON — Like the rest of Congress, no one in the Florida delegation is overjoyed with the debt deal that emerged Sunday night from the White House and Capitol Hill. But grudging support appears to be building there and in the rest of the U.S....
  • Nelson beats any Republican in new Sachs/Mason-Dixon poll

     
    U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Florida, handily leads all declared Republican challengers plus a couple of undeclared challengers, according to the new Florida Poll. The poll, from Ron Sachs Communications and Mason-Dixon Polling & Research, shows the only...
  • Webster listed as a Democratic ‘target” for defeat in 2012

     
    The St. Pete Times caught up with U.S. Rep. Steve Israel, D-N.Y., the chairman of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, who said his group as “six prime targets” in Florida for 2012, including U.S. Rep. Dan Webster, R-Winter Garden....
  • Democrats plan big Florida TV buy

     
    WASHINGTON — National Democrats are planning an airwave assault in Florida this year with one arm of the party reserving $8.3 million in Florida broadcast time after Labor Day. That’s roughly a quarter of the $32 million that the Democratic...
  • Which congressmembers spend the most running their office?

     
    Wondering which members of Congress spend the most of your money running their offices?  Well, USA Today recently crunched all the data  and found that, locally, Democrat Corrine Brown and Republican Cliff Stearns were the big spenders, while...
  • Friday Morning Reads: FAMU, fundraising and Medicaid

     
    TALLAHASSEE — Good morning and happy Friday. Here are the top stories we're reading today. * The Sun-Sentinel reports on a new study that says Florida leads the nation in excluding ex-felons from the polls. * The Orlando Sentinel looks at what's...