| Sep 11, 2014
| 11:57 AM
The Republican Party's libertarian tide, which waxed strongly over the last four years, has begun to recede in the face of growing public fears about Islamic militancy in the Mideast.
The latest evidence of the shift comes from a Pew Research Center...
| Sep 13, 2014
| 11:28 AM
Illinois voters continue to be dissatisfied with the job Democrat Pat Quinn is doing as governor, but so far they're willing to stick with him rather than switch to Republican challenger Bruce Rauner, a new Chicago Tribune poll has found.
| Aug 26, 2014
| 7:35 PM
MIAMI Florida Democrats made it official Tuesday: They want a former Republican governor to beat the current Republican governor.
Heading into Tuesday's primary election, Charlie Crist's win over longtime Democrat Nan Rich was never in doubt. Only the...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 11:20 AM
Tuesday is a very exciting day.
It's an election day in Florida — a day when citizens get to make their voices heard.
Unfortunately, it is also a day when nearly 3 million voters get shut out.
I'm talking about Florida's independent and...
| 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,...
| 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 9, 2014
| 11:38 AM
When you're a Libertarian candidate in Maryland, garnering more than 1 percent of the vote on Election Day counts as a win. But for Shawn Quinn, candidate for governor, nothing short of toppling both the major-party candidates will feel like victory....
| Aug 16, 2014
| 4:07 PM
(Reuters) - Democrats in Montana on Saturday nominated a one-term state representative, Amanda Curtis, as their candidate for U.S. Senate to replace incumbent Senator John Walsh who quit the race following a controversy over his suspected plagiarism....
| Aug 14, 2014
| 3:26 PM
Broward is home to Perry Thurston. More precisely, many homes.
Ask the candidate for the Democratic nomination for attorney general where he lives, and this is his answer: "I live in Plantation. I reside in Fort Lauderdale, but it's really Lauderhill."...
| Sep 1, 2014
| 4:05 PM
WASHINGTON U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan has received $962,000 since 2008 from employees and political action committees of industries under the jurisdiction of the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee, on which she served for much of her first term....
| Aug 16, 2014
| 3:14 PM
A campaign operative who built his career on smearing political enemies, publicly calls women the C-word and consulted for attorney-turned-Ponzi-schemer Scott Rothstein has become one of Sheriff Scott Israel's trusted political guides.