| Aug 9, 2014
| 7:32 PM
Between now and Aug. 26, Florida Democrats need to decide if they'll go with their hearts or their minds in the race for their party's nomination for governor.
Tugging at their heartstrings is Nan Rich, a lifelong Democrat and champion of just about...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 12:11 PM
Gov. Rick Scott and his surrogates love to stir up trouble among Democrats with calls for Charlie Crist, frontrunner for the Democratic nomination for governor, to debate primary opponent Nan Rich.
But that doesn’t mean Scott has an intention of...
| 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...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 10:25 PM
Voters go to the polls Tuesday to set the table for the November elections, but the menu's already pretty well set.
Barring a cataclysmic shock, Democrats are set to officially make Charlie Crist their candidate for governor despite the pitch from Nan...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 5:48 AM
Allison Tant, chairwoman of the Florida Democratic Party, doesn't have an easy job.
Even though most of the state's registered voters are Democrats, Tant's party doesn't control any of the statewide elected offices, the congressional delegation or...
| 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 26, 2014
| 8:05 PM
Charlie Crist won a commanding victory in the Democratic primary Tuesday, propelling him forward into what's already a blistering hot campaign against Republican Gov. Rick Scott in what will be the highest profile — and most expensive —...
| 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 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 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...