| Oct 9, 2014
| 12:48 PM
The race for the Florida House District 100 seat has drawn two attorneys and a political rookie: Democrat Joe Geller, a lawyer from Aventura; Republican Martin Feigenbaum, an attorney from Surfside; and Libertarian Omar Recuero from Hollywood.
| Oct 9, 2014
| 2:27 PM
With Florida's gubernatorial debates getting underway, Libertarian candidate Adrian Wyllie on Thursday filed a lawsuit to try to get included in a televised debate next week in Broward County.
Republican Gov. Rick Scott and his Democratic challenger,...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 10:11 AM
A look at local public-affairs programs this weekend:
News 13's "Political Connections" starts 30-minute conversations with the three major candidates for governor. First up: Libertarian Adrian Wyllie talks to Ybeth Bruzual at 11 a.m. and 8 p.m. Sunday....
| Oct 7, 2014
| 5:55 AM
Sen. Mark Warner has a 12 percentage point lead over Republican challenger Ed Gillespie, though Gillespie has won over some undecided voters in recent weeks, a new poll from Christopher Newport University's Wason Center for Public Policy reports.
| Oct 6, 2014
| 9:22 AM
It looks like state-sanctioned same sex marriages in Virginia could begin as soon as 1 p.m. Virginia politicians and groups are sending out responses to the news, and we'll post them here.
The 4th Circuit says their mandate will issue at 1 PM &...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 7:27 PM
Sen. Dick Durbin has long said that he and his wife, Loretta, an Illinois lobbyist, take pains to separate their work and avoid conflicts of interest.
But a Tribune investigation has found instances in which Loretta Durbin's clients have received...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 5:00 AM
An avalanche of free money strikes Alaska on Thursday as the oil-rich state government deposits $1,884 into the bank account of nearly every year-round resident.
The $1.1-billion payout is the third-largest since the Alaska government began using...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 7:25 AM
Republican Larry Hogan canceled an appearance today at a gubernatorial forum about child care and early education.
Campaign spokesman Adam Dubitksy said Hogan has been ill and visited a doctor today. Hogan will take today to recuperate before hitting...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 6:58 PM
Using a daughter's compelling testimonial and a rally in Annapolis, Republican gubernatorial candidate Larry Hogan is fighting rival Anthony G. Brown's attempt to persuade voters that Hogan would take the state backward on such matters as abortion and...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 1:56 PM
In a further setback to Republican incumbent Pat Roberts, a Kansas District Court declined Wednesday to force Democrats to place a candidate on the ballot in the state’s too-close-to-call U.S. Senate race.
The decision appeared to cement a two-way...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 3:44 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Too bad they both can't lose. Or can they?
That seems to be the message voters gave to Quinnipiac University's pollster in a new survey that found Gov. Rick Scott and Democrat Charlie Crist locked in a skin-tight contest, and 9 percent of...