| Feb 4, 2014
| 2:22 AM
After months of running a largely invisible campaign to regain his old job, former Gov. Charlie Crist has suddenly emerged from stealth mode.
• On Monday, his campaign issued a web video meant to counter a video attack from Gov. Rick Scott's...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 7:56 AM
Original post | 10 a.m.
Updated with pictures (above) | 10:45 a.m. (With thanks for many of the pictures to Fort Lauderdale photographer Art Seitz.)
A little unfinished business from Charlie Crist’s book tour stop in Fort Lauderdale.
| Dec 4, 2013
| 3:23 PM
As governor candidate Charlie Crist’s most visible Palm Beach County cheerleader looked on, U.S. Sen Bill Nelson on Wednesday attempted to dampen speculation – that he’s fueled himself – that Nelson would jump into the 2014 race...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 4:05 PM
Six South Florida couples who want to get married, but can't because they're gay, filed a lawsuit against the state on Tuesday seeking to overturn the Sunshine State's ban on same-sex marriage.
Their lawsuit argues that preventing same-sex couples...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 2:43 PM
Legalizing medical marijuana in Florida will be decided by voters in November, thanks to a favorable state Supreme Court decision delivered this week.
To make it from pipe dream to reality, however, proponents still must meet a steep requirement:...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 7:36 AM
Several figures in Broward’s gay and lesbian community are helping Democratic candidate for governor Nan Rich raise campaign money.
Among them: Wilton Manors City Commissioner Julie Carson; Tim Ross, president of the Dolphin Democrats gay and...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 8:33 AM
Nan Rich of Weston, a candidate for the Democratic nomination for governor, said Friday she supports a proposed ballot initiative that would legalize the use of medical marijuana in Florida.
“I’ve seen the research, I’ve studied the...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 9:37 AM
When Charlie Crist makes it official on Monday, formally announcing the campaign for governor that he’s been not-so-quietly running for months, the 12-month fight leading up to the 2014 election really begins.
Many Democrats see the Republican-...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 2:06 PM
Poor old Nan Rich must lie awake nights, pounding her fist into her pillow. Life just isn’t fair. She fights the good fight, stumps the state, humbles herself wheedling and cajoling pennies out of reluctant donors — and yet, the lone...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 2:39 PM
Last week, I gave a lecture to a group of people — mostly seniors — and I could tell from their responses to my work that they were of the unabashedly liberal persuasion.
During the question and answer period, one of the first queries...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 2:30 PM
During an interview Friday with the Sun Sentinel editorial board, U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Weston, chairwoman was asked about a top local economic issue, Port Everglades, and the top state political issue, the 2014 race for Florida governor....