| 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 19, 2014
| 2:06 PM
Never mind that he’s not yet their nominee. A large contingent of Palm Beach County political leaders turned out Tuesday to help Democratic governor candidate Charlie Crist launch his campaign effort against Republican Gov. Rick Scott.
| 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 8, 2014
| 12:59 PM
Democrat Nan Rich is discounting the conventional wisdom that her campaign for governor will end Aug. 26 with a primary victory by her opponent, Charlie Crist.
She spoke Friday afternoon to Sun Sentinel editorial writers and reporters.
| Aug 7, 2014
| 12:43 PM
The candidates for the Democratic nomination for governor rolled out dueling endorsements Thursday from gay rights groups.
Nan Rich of Weston, former Democratic leader of the Florida Senate, was endorsed by the Palm Beach County Human Rights Council....
| Aug 11, 2014
| 7:16 AM
Here's reprint of my Sunday print column, about Charlie Crist's refusal to debate (or mostly acknowledge) his primary opponent, Nan Rich of Weston, a lifelong Democrat who spent a long time in the Florida Legislature:
She's a 72-year-old Jewish...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 12:39 PM
This weekend's public-affairs programs include a hospital visit, an adoption discussion, a look at Florida's obesity problem and candidate interviews. The lineup:
"Central Florida Spotlight" goes on location to Nemours Children's Hospital at 12:30 p.m....
| Aug 7, 2014
| 7:53 AM
In case you haven't been paying attention, an election is almost upon us.
It's called the August primary, but that's something of a misnomer. This will be the final say for voters in many nonpartisan local races, notably ones to elect local judges and...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 8:20 AM
It was an event tailor made for those who savor politics, and as it turns out, more than 350 of them showed up.
But it was also the ideal event for political candidates, who also took advantage of the event to meet and greet prospective voters, and also...
| Aug 6, 2014
THE VILLAGES — Annette Taddeo, chairwoman of the Miami-Dade Democratic Party and gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist's choice as a running mate, will make an appearance before the Democratic faithful Saturday.
Taddeo will speak at a meeting of...
| 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...