Now that election season is over, Florida’s two main political parties are seeing a lot less money coming in.
The year of 2014 in Broward was riddled with scandal from a fight over a fan in politics to a feud over homeless feedings to a major manhunt and then some along the way. Here’s a peek at just some of the top Broward stories for 2014.
President Barack Obama’s announcement earlier this month to normalize relations with Cuba was the top story in the state for 2014.
If there was one word to describe Florida’s year in politics that word would be expensive.
In some ways, the state of Florida has remained remarkably stable over the past year.
Florida’s lowest-paid workers will get a raise Jan. 1, but a higher minimum wage sought by state and national Democrats doesn’t appear on the immediate legislative horizon.
The 2014 election wasn’t a good one for Florida’s lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community.
Jim goes one-on-one with Annette Taddeo, for her first sit-down interview since losing the election. The Democratic candidate for Lieutenant Governor and Jim discuss the failed campaign to unseat Rick Scott. When did they know they were in trouble? What was it like in the room as the results came in? And why can’t Democrats get their act together?
The Democratic plan meant to get Republican Gov. Rick Scott’s gubernatorial seat for the next four years failed on Tuesday evening.
Manually and methodically, several Broward County elections workers are still inserting Broward voters’ absentee ballots into counting machines. A day after the election, those 10,000 ballots could have an impact.