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Jeffrey Atwater

Florida State Senate president Jeff Atwater won the 2010 Cabinet position of Chief Financial Officer over Democrat Loranne Ausley. He hails from North Palm Beach and will be replacing Democrat Alex Sink, who ran for governor.
Florida State Senate president Jeff Atwater won the 2010 Cabinet position of Chief Financial Officer over Democrat Loranne Ausley. He hails from North Palm Beach and will be replacing Democrat Alex Sink, who ran for governor. « Show less

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  • South Florida lawyers, chiropractors accused of insurance fraud

    South Florida lawyers, chiropractors accused of insurance fraud
    In what could amount to hundreds of thousands of dollars of fraud, authorities say a group of South Florida attorneys and chiropractors worked hand-in-hand to exploit the state's no-fault insurance system. The scam unraveled Thursday when five people...
  • Rick Scott turns again to Chris Christie for campaign help

    Rick Scott turns again to Chris Christie for campaign help
    Gov. Rick Scott sought to create a sense of urgency among outnumbered Republicans in Democrat-heavy South Florida on Sunday, racing around the three counties with New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, who's quickly become Scott's favorite celebrity political...
  • Republicans push envelope with some of their rally rhetoric

    Republicans push envelope with some of their rally rhetoric
    An all-star lineup of Republicans turned out Sunday afternoon for a Plantation rally to boost Gov. Rick Scott. Two of the speakers, including Scott, got a little carried away. Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater portrayed Scott as a man who takes...
  • Reflections on an election, and here comes next year

     Reflections on an election,  and here comes next year
    And so it ends. The negative ads. The robo-calls from famous people. The nail-biting crawl of Election Night returns. Nationwide, Democrats got shellacked in the 2014 mid-term election. Republicans now control both houses of Congress. In Florida, the...
  • Why a guy you probably don't know anything about was the big winner last night

    Why a guy you probably don't know anything about was the big winner last night
    If you know much at all about Jeff Atwater, I'd be surprised.  He's Florida's chief financial officer. Most people would probably struggle to explain what he does or who he is.  But Atwater was one of the big winners on election night. Why? Well, if...
  • Jeff Atwater dances around 2018, gives it a maybe

    Jeff Atwater dances around 2018, gives it a maybe
    Jeff Atwater is already on the list for 2018. He's widely expected to easily win re-election as Florida’s chief financial officer in November. And that makes hm a possible Republican candidate for governor in 2018. He sought – mildly...
  • Florida Democrats barely bother with 2 Cabinet races

    Florida Democrats barely bother with 2 Cabinet races
    TALLAHASSEE — Despite an electorate split down the middle that voted for Barack Obama for president twice, half of Florida's All-Republican state Cabinet is cruising toward re-election with only token Democratic resistance. Chief Financial Officer...
  • For CFO, re-elect Jeff Atwater

    For CFO,  re-elect Jeff Atwater
    Jeff Atwater is a banker, a former lawmaker and a leader among peers. He's done a good job as Florida's chief financial officer and he deserves to be re-elected. The Republican CFO faces a Democratic challenger in William Rankin, 54, a businessman...
  • Atwater, Putnam continue to raise re-election cash

    Atwater, Putnam continue to raise re-election cash
    Though facing little competition in November, state Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater continues raking in money for his re-election campaign. Atwater, a Republican, collected $88,855 from Sept. 13 to Sept. 19, bringing his overall contribution...
  • Re-elect Atwater as CFO: Editorial

    Re-elect Atwater as CFO: Editorial
    Jeff Atwater is a banker, a former lawmaker and a leader among peers. He's smart, personable and a manager who sweats the details. He's done a good job as Florida's chief financial officer and he deserves to be re-elected. The Republican CFO faces a...
  • Atwater wants to remind people there are other statewide races

    Atwater wants to remind people there are other statewide races
    TALLAHASSEE -- In the face of what could go down as the most negative governor's race in Florida history, state Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater released his first re-election spot last week. The ad argues that his office's efforts to go after...