| Aug 14, 2014
| 2:38 PM
Senator Mark Warner will continue his campaign for re-election to the U.S. Senate with two visits to the Middle Peninsula Monday.
The first stop will bring Warner to the Disabled American Veteran’s office on Professional Drive for a veterans and...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 5:28 PM
The two men vying to become Maryland's next governor have agreed to an hourlong televised debate in early October, reaching a deal after more than a month of uncertainty about when — and whether — the pair would face off.
Democrat Anthony G....
| Aug 6, 2014
| 2:14 PM
There's yet another poll showing Sen. Mark Warner with a double-digit lead over GOP challenger Ed Gillespie, but this time, after asking if voters might cast ballots for Libertarian Robert Sarvis.
The latest Hampton University Center for Public Policy...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 8:00 AM
The June 26 "Opinion Poll" asked readers if they will vote for Anthony Brown or Larry Hogan in the gubernatorial general election. A simple query of the Maryland Board of Elections will readily reveal that there are, in fact, three candidates on the...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Republican voters in east Seminole County will choose between two conservatives running for the state House who basically agree on the major issues backed by the party.
They both promise more local control of education, better protection of the region's...
| Jul 24, 2014
| 5:13 PM
We'll get to our regular Friday Files, including items on conspiracy theories, unpopular politicians and a death-penalty debate.
But first I wanted to tell you about something that has been making me happy lately.
That's right, big ol'...
| 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...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 6:09 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Fresh off his surprising showing in a Quinnipiac University poll last week, Libertarian gubernatorial hopeful Adrian Wyllie is kicking off a 30-day, statewide craft brew tour today -- from Fort Myers Brewing Co. to Orlando Brewing,...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 1:18 PM
Apparently Libertarian candidate for governor Adrian Wyllie wants to speak so badly to newspaper editors that he's willing to get arrested to do so.
The occasion is the Florida Society of News Editors' annual convention Thursday, when the editors have...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 3:07 PM
The state's relatively new top-two primary election system has helped more than a dozen June write-in candidates earn places on the Nov. 4 ballot -- and without paying filing fees.
Under the top-two system, all the candidates for a given California...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 5:33 PM
Out-of-state groups are pumping last-minute cash into the Maryland attorney general's race, fueling a barrage of campaign ads, including $240,000 in TV commercials purchased by a Florida-based fund that won't reveal its donors.
The ads purchased by the...