| Jun 17, 2014
| 10:51 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Florida's gubernatorial showdown is already a two-horse race in the eyes of many.
But Democratic former state Sen. Nan Rich of Weston made it clear Tuesday she isn't giving Charlie Crist a free pass to her party's nomination.
| Jun 19, 2014
| 10:43 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- In an unusual move, a full panel of appeals judges has overruled a previous decision allowing a Republican political consultant to shield records related to a high-stakes redistricting lawsuit from public disclosure.
The unusual 5-4...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 2:24 AM
TALLAHASSEE – In the everlasting battle between trial lawyers and the business lobby, not even a corporate outsider in the Governor’s Mansion changes Florida politics.
Florida’s gubernatorial race is already living up to the hype as...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 10:55 AM
TALLAHASSEE – The mystery “Progressive Choice” group has a new radio ad blasting Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Charlie Crist for pushing a bill to bring back “chain gangs” as a legislator, likening it to slavery.
| Apr 5, 2014
| 6:05 AM
TALLAHASSEE – For his Blondes, Reds, or Brown Ales to make it to a pub near you, John Cheek has to pay a middle man to tap into Florida’s growing thirst for craft beer.
The founder of Orlando Brewing Co. pays a distributor to pick up his...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 2:02 PM
Broward County Commissioner Stacy Ritter took to twitter Tuesday to express great concerns over the latest abortion restrictions moving through the Florida Legislature.
Ritter, a former member of the Florida House of Representatives, aimed some of her...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Hoping to energize voters concerned about access to abortion rights, Florida Planned Parenthood is launching a 2014 political effort.
Called Women are Watching, it’s spearheaded by Florida Planned Parenthood’s political action committee. The...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 11:54 AM
TALLAHASSEE – The two-week trial over Florida's new rules of the road for drawing political boundaries concluded Wednesday with the fate of the first-of-their-kind “non-political” congressional maps in the hands of a Tallahassee judge....
| Apr 25, 2014
| 10:44 AM
TALLAHASSEE – The Florida House on Friday passed a plan to force future sports stadium projects to jockey against each other when they come to the Legislature seeking taxpayer subsidies.
The bill, HB 7095, has immediate ramifications for $600...
| May 23, 2014
| 4:17 PM
Broward County Judge Gisele Pollack was suspended by the state Supreme Court on Friday, after an investigative panel's recommendation to the court that found Pollack had allegedly violated the code of judicial conduct during her struggles with alcoholism....
| May 16, 2014
| 11:46 AM
Kevin McCants, 44, of Fort Lauderdale, claimed a $500,000 top prize in the 20X The Cash Scratch-Off game at Florida Lottery headquarters in Tallahassee. He purchased his winning ticket from USA Grocers-Dixie, located at 800 NE 15th St. in Fort Lauderdale....