| Aug 28, 2014
| 6:30 PM
– They did everything but sing "Kumbaya" as the victors and the vanquished came together Thursday to profess their admiration and respect for one another — and pledge that Democrats would work together to defeat Republicans in November.
| Aug 26, 2014
| 10:59 AM
Traffic at the polls across South Florida has been relatively light so far on Tuesday.
Democrats today are picking candidates to run for governor and attorney general, and primary voters in both parties will pick nominees to run for Congress, County...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 10:39 AM
More than a dozen Broward Democratic Clubs are joining together for a Labor Day picnic.
The clubs are providing hamburgers and hot dogs, and people are asked to bring a dish to share and drinks.
They’re also supposed to bring their own chairs...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 4:26 PM
Forget about Rick Scott and Charlie Crist duking it out over who makes the better governor. It's the fight over marijuana legalization that serves as the backdrop for the elections in Florida this fall.
With polls showing more than 60 percent of voters...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 2:19 PM
Underdogs have a certain charm, even in politics. You root for them against long odds. You pull for them against trying circumstances. Deep, deep down, you want to cheer for the upset.
Hope springs eternal, but it's not going to happen on this...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 3:34 PM
With a week to go until the Democratic primary for governor, Charlie Crist is on the campaign trail in Democrat-rich South Florida, but he's not campaigning against his opponent.
He's so focused on Republican Gov. Rick Scott and the November election...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 6:54 AM
It is if you consider Florida Democrats are desperate. It's been a long time since one of their members was governor. The legend of "Walkin' Lawton" is a distant memory, and he did that when he ran for the U.S. Senate. His successor, Buddy McKay...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 3:57 PM
If money is the lubricant of democracy, then Gov. Rick Scott is the political equivalent of the Gulf Oil Spill.
On the campaign trail, Scott likes to make a virtue out of his stiffness, and successfully contrasts it with the polished demeanor of...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 8:42 AM
Nan Rich doesn’t like discussing the “what if” question, as in what if she loses the race for the Democratic nomination for governor in the Aug 26 primary.
The former Florida Senate Democratic leader from Weston is the underdog, behind...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 7:01 PM
TALLAHASSEE — Charlie Crist's transformation from Republican governor to Democratic nominee was cemented Tuesday as he easily cruised to the nomination for his old job by his new party.
Now voters and donors will be bracing themselves as Crist and...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 3:32 PM
Florida Democrats plan to hit the ground running starting in Orlando on Thursday with a "unity" tour featuring their newly chosen governor's candidate Charlie Crist and other top Democrats.
They've got their work ahead of them with incumbent Gov. Rick...