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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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  • Scott: Citizens needs to watch costs

    TALLAHASSEE — Gov. Rick Scott isn't convinced that Citizens Property Insurance Corp. should have rebuffed his request for an international travel ban, even if the overseas trips were part of a $3.2 billion deal that saved the state-backed insurer...
  • Field of Flags Memorial Display in The Villages serves as a reminder of 9-11

    Field of Flags Memorial Display in The Villages serves as a reminder of 9-11
    THE VILLAGES — Char Zopfi choked up when she passed by the Field of Flags Memorial Display, above and below left, honoring those who died on 9-11. "I felt like crying for the souls who perished that day," said Zopfi, 73, secretary of the...
  • Chan Lowe: Republican politicians vie for FAU presidency

    Chan Lowe: Republican politicians vie for FAU presidency
    Some say a university president’s primary function is to raise money. Others aver that an academic is best suited to steer an institution of higher learning to greater heights of excellence.   FAU has had its share of academic leaders —...
  • South Florida leaders mourn death of former Gov. Reubin Askew

    South Florida leaders mourn death of former Gov. Reubin Askew
    Comments from South Florida political leaders on the death Thursday of former Gov. Reubin Askew. U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Weston, chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee (full statement below). Via Twitter: "My thoughts are with...
  • Gov. Rick Scott won't say if he prefers Jeff Atwater or George LeMieux as FAU president

    Gov. Rick Scott won't say if he prefers Jeff Atwater or George LeMieux as FAU president
    Gov. Rick Scott repeatedly sidestepped questions about the hottest political question in South Florida, the presidency of Florida Atlantic University. The presidential search became a political issue over the weekend when the state’s chief...
  • Political world analyzes Jeff Atwater-George LeMieux competition for FAU presidency

    Political world analyzes Jeff Atwater-George LeMieux competition for FAU presidency
    The political world is buzzing over the competition between two of South Florida’s most prominent Republicans who are competing for the presidency of Florida Atlantic University. Though the candidacies of Jeff Atwater and George LeMieux are...
  • Jeff Atwater nears $1.3 million raised for re-election; Perry Thurston raises little

    Jeff Atwater nears $1.3 million raised for re-election; Perry Thurston raises little
    State Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater of North Palm Beach raised $106,388 for his campaign account in January, bringing the total for his re-election bid to nearly $1.3 million, according to newly filed campaign-finance reports. Almost all of...
  • Nan Rich falls farther behind Charlie Crist in money race

    Nan Rich falls farther behind Charlie Crist in money race
    Democratic gubernatorial candidate Nan Rich raised $20,748 in cash for her campaign account in April, while also receiving $34,583 in in-kind contributions, newly filed reports show. Rich, a former Senate minority leader from Weston, is far behind...
  • Jeremy Ring might run for chief financial officer

    Jeremy Ring might run for chief financial officer
    In another ripple effect from Florida Atlantic University's moves to select a new president, state Sen. Jeremy Ring, D-Parkland, is thinking about running for state chief financial officer this year. "It's certainly way too early to rule it out. I've...
  • Politicos go in front of the cameras to cook — and dish

    Politicos go in front of the cameras to cook — and dish
    For fans of politics, there's a pinch of CNN. For foodies, there's a dash of Cooking Channel. For devotees of both, there's a Florida-grown blend that outfits some of the state's most prominent politicians in aprons and arms them with knives or whisks....
  • Palm Beach County Mayor's Ball fundraiser set for March 8

    Palm Beach County Mayor's Ball fundraiser set for March 8
    The date is set and invites are circulating for the Palm Beach County Mayor’s Ball – a black tie event intended to raise money for the homeless. New Palm Beach County Mayor Priscilla Taylor pushed for holding the gala, scheduled for March 8,...