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Crist, Scott find little agreement in debate

Crist, Scott find little agreement in debateGov. Rick Scott and Democrat Charlie Crist disagreed on gay marriage and Florida's "stand your ground" law, as well as how each has handled education and the environment.
  • Politics
  • 6 days, 13 hours ago
Politics

Scott stalls debate over Crist's fan

Scott stalls debate over Crist's fanFlorida Gov. Rick Scott delayed the start of his debate because of an electric fan below Democratic challenger Charlie Crist's podium.
  • Politics
  • 6 days, 14 hours ago
Politics

Obama cancels trip to meet on Ebola outbreak

Obama cancels trip to meet on Ebola outbreakPresident Obama will convene a Cabinet meeting Wednesday to discuss the government's response to the Ebola outbreak.
  • Politics
  • 6 days, 21 hours ago
Florida

2016 questions abound as Jeb Bush stumps for son

2016 questions abound as Jeb Bush stumps for sonJeb Bush headed deep into the plains of West Texas on Tuesday, eager to campaign for his favored candidate for the office of state land commissioner.
  • Florida
  • 1 week ago
Investigations

Judge will weigh in on red light cameras' fate

Judge will weigh in on red light cameras' fateA Hernando County judge could make a major decision that affects the future of red light cameras in Florida.
  • Investigations
  • 1 week ago
Politics

Judge blocks Wyllie from governor's debate

Judge blocks Wyllie from governor's debateA South Florida federal judge has rejected a lawsuit filed by Libertarian Party candidate Adrian Wyllie seeking to force his way into the next gubernatorial debate.
  • Politics
  • 1 week ago
Politics

McConnell, Grimes face off in Ky. Senate debate

McConnell, Grimes face off in Ky. Senate debateKentucky's U.S. Senate candidates are trying to carve into each other's base of supporters after a quarrelsome debate.
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Politics

Jill Biden campaigns with Crist running mate

Jill Biden campaigns with Crist running mateJill Biden, wife of Vice President Joe Biden, campaigns in Tampa on behalf of Annette Taddeo at the University of South Florida.
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Politics

Hillary Clinton gets heckled

Hillary Clinton gets heckledFormer Secretary of State Hillary Clinton isn't officially running for president but she's already attracting one of the regular features of the campaign trail: hecklers.
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Politics

GOP legislator calls Congresswoman 'ugly as sin'

GOP legislator calls Congresswoman 'ugly as sin'A Republican state representative wrote in a blog post last week that Democratic Rep. Ann Kuster will lose her re-election bid for Congress because she is "ugly as sin."
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Florida

Amend. 1 would ensure environment funding

Amend. 1 would ensure environment fundingIn what supporters are labeling the 'end game for conservation in Florida,' voters this November are being asked to change the state constitution to earmark billions of tax dollars for a host of environmental protection projects.
  • Florida
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Politics

Scott, Crist weigh in on Medicaid expansion

Scott, Crist weigh in on Medicaid expansionThe debate over Medicaid expansion has been contentious in the campaign leading up to the Nov. 4 election.
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Politics

No clear winner in first Crist, Scott debate

No clear winner in first Crist, Scott debateCharlie Crist and Gov. Rick Scott held their first debate and went head-to-head on a dozen topics, most of them related to the health and welfare of Floridians.
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Florida

Libertarian Wyllie protests Gov. debate shutout

Libertarian Wyllie protests Gov. debate shutoutLibertarian candidate for Fla. Governor, Adrian Wyllie protesting outside the 1st debate in Miramar. Vows court action.
  • Florida
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Politics

Police report details Palin family party brawl

Police report details Palin family party brawlThe Anchorage Police Department has released a report on the drunken altercation involving several members of Sarah Palin's family.
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Politics

What to expect in Friday's Governor debate

What to expect in Friday's Governor debateDebates can make or break a campaign, which is why candidates often play it safe. What will Crist and Scott say Friday?
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Politics

Group calls on Gov. Scott to return Duke contribution

Group calls on Gov. Scott to return Duke contributionFloridians for Fair Rates are calling on Gov. Rick Scott to return a campaign contribution from Duke Energy, so the money can go to the utility's customers.
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Politics

Wyllie sues to join Florida gubernatorial debate

Wyllie sues to join Florida gubernatorial debateLibertarian Party candidate for governor Adrian Wyllie has filed a federal lawsuit seeking to join the Oct. 15 Florida gubernatorial debate.
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 5 days ago