Rep. Murphy To Run For Rubio's Senate SeatA Palm Beach Democrat who unseated tea party Rep. Allen West in 2012 has his eyes on a new prize.
Coca-Cola Ad Rankles Some ConservativesThe annual Super Bowl ad blitz was underwhelming this year, but one ad did stir up controversy among some conservatives.
Allen West Joins Fox NewsFormer U.S. Congressman Allen West will soon be able to add television political contributor to his resume. West is joining Fox News.
Allen West Joining Fox NewsFormer U.S. Representative Allen West made his name with infamous comments like his Joseph McCarthy-like claim that 80 Democrats in Congress were communists and other fiery rhetoric. After several months out of the political sphere, West is coming back with Fox News.
Poll: Crist Has 14 Point Lead Over ScottHis recent switch of political parties may have rankled Republicans, but if a new Public Policy Polling poll is accurate, Charlie Crist is being well-received by Florida Democrats and would be a major threat to defeat Governor Rick Scott in 2014.
S. Fla. Congressional Delegation Split On Fiscal Cliff Deal The bill to avert some of the fiscal cliff finally passed the House of Representatives late Tuesday night and did so with a largely bipartisan vote, especially from the Florida Congressional delegation.
A Year To Remember In PoliticsFrom a political standpoint, 2012 proved to be another raucous year in South Florida. Amid echoes of, “Let people vote!” in our ears, with the images of long lines still haunting our memories, Florida was once again the center of attention.
In Effort To Keep Seat In Congress, Allen West Spent $18MAccording to federal campaign finance records, show that Rep. Allen West spent $18 million in his failed bid against Patrick Murphy — the most expensive House race in the country.
Allen West Spent $18 Million In Congressional RaceFormer GOP Congressman Allen West was one of the most prolific fundraisers in 2012 and he needed every dime of it.
Two Weeks After Election, Allen West Still Challenging ResultsIt's been nearly two weeks since voters chose who would represent them, but the 18th Congressional seat remains in flux because Republican Allen West is refusing to admit he lost the race and concede.
Recount Deadline Missed, West Campaign To Challenge LossAnother defeat for GOP Rep. Allen West in his bid to retain his District 18 seat. On Sunday, elections officials missed their noon deadline to report results of a two-day recount. This will apparently seal the unofficial results giving the win to Democrat Patrick Murphy.
Rep. West Gets Recount Of St. Lucie Early Votes SaturdayEleven days after the Nov. 6 election, election workers in St. Lucie County begun a recount of early votes in the race between Republican U.S. Rep. Allen West and Patrick Murphy, the man who apparently unseated him.