| Jan 25, 2015
| 6:40 PM
With less than two years to go before the election, Florida politicians are already pondering a run for the U.S. Senate in 2016.
Many of the Democrats and all of the potential Republican candidates, however, will most likely wait to see what incumbent...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 1:22 PM
For now, the closest thing to an investigation into Gov. Rick Scott's attempted purge of state agency leaders is a lawsuit. Floridians should be grateful for the litigation.
Scott began by forcing out the director of the Florida Department of Law...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 10:01 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- An open-government advocacy group has requested that a special prosecutor be appointed to investigate the circumstances surrounding the ouster of former Florida Department of Law Enforcement Commissioner Gerald Bailey.
| Feb 3, 2015
| 7:18 PM
On Thursday, Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi, Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater and Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam must do their jobs, after failing to do so last month.
They serve collectively as the Florida Cabinet, which shares power with...
| Mar 7, 2015
| 6:43 AM
Chris Christie, whose presidential hopes have been running into increasing turbulence, sold himself to influential Republicans as a straight-talking problem solver during weekend appearances in South Florida.
The New Jersey governor isn't —...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 2:54 PM
TALLAHASSEE — News media organizations and open-government advocates are upping the pressure on Gov. Rick Scott and the Florida Cabinet by filing a lawsuit that alleges the handling of the forced resignation of the state's top law-enforcement...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 10:55 AM
The Scott Walker bandwagon seems to be rolling even in Florida, where the Wisconsin governor is running head-to-head with favorite son Jeb Bush and way ahead of U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio in a new presidential primary poll released by Gravis Insights.
| Feb 19, 2015
| 6:43 AM
TALLAHASSEE - Sen. Darren Soto, D-Orlando, called on Attorney General Pam Bondi on Thursday to drop a lawsuit she joined to halt President Obama’s executive order deferring deportation for up to 5 million illegal immigrants.
“Many of these...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 9:45 AM
Remarks as Prepared for Delivery
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Good morning President Gardiner, Speaker Crisafulli and distinguished members of the Florida Legislature. Welcome Lt. Governor Carlos Lopez-Cantera, Attorney General Pam Bondi, Chief Financial...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 1:23 PM
It takes a bold scammer to pose as Florida's attorney general.
But that's what's happening, Attorney General Pam Bondi warned Monday. Scammers are altering their caller identification to display the attorney general's fraud hotline or another government...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 12:55 PM
If only Pam Bondi loved her job as much as she loves dogs.
As the state's attorney general, Bondi is a member of the Florida Cabinet. She and the other Cabinet members — Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater and Agriculture Commissioner Adam...