Charlie Crist

Florida Governor Rick Scott attends a road expansion event at the Casa Maiz restaurant as he fields questions from reporters about climate change on March 9, 2015 in Hialeah, Florida. Recent reports indicate that the Florida governor allegedly issued orders for certain state agencies to not to use the term 'climate change' or 'global warming' in any official communications, emails, or reports. (Source: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Florida Gov. Scott At Odds Again With Fellow Republicans

Just six months ago, Gov. Rick Scott stood onstage outside the state Capitol basking in his hard-fought victory as he began his second term.

07/26/2015

Nan Rich (Source: CBS4)

Nan Rich Receives Support From Murphy In Commission Race

After getting brushed aside by Democratic Party leaders during her bid for governor last year, former state Sen. Nan Rich has received the support of U.S. Senate candidate Patrick Murphy as she tries to return to elective office.

07/23/2015

Charlie Crist Concedes  (Source: CBS4)

Crist Sets Stage For Congressional Run

Former Gov. Charlie Crist appears likely to run for a Pinellas County congressional seat in 2016, two years after losing a comeback bid for the governor’s mansion.

07/20/2015

Florida Capitol Complex (Source: dms.myflorida.com)

Florida Legislature To Redraw Congressional Lines In Aug.

A nearly two-week special session is going to be held in August so that the Florida Legislature can draw up new congressional districts.

07/20/2015

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) waves to supporters after announcing his candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination during an event at the Freedom Tower on April 13, 2015 in Miami, Florida.   (Source: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Marco Rubio Looks To Defy The Odds Once Again

In 2009 when Marco Rubio announced he was running for Senate he did it on Spanish television.

04/13/2015

U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (FL) speaks during the final day of the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 30, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney was nominated as the Republican presidential candidate during the RNC which will conclude today. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Rubio Presidential Run Would Begin Scramble To Fill His Seat

With speculation over whether Florida Republican Marco Rubio will announce he is running for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination, there is also speculation on who would replace him.

04/11/2015

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Taddeo To Challenge Curbelo For District 26 Seat

A former Chair of the Miami-Dade Democratic Party is challenging first termRepublican Congressman Carlos Curbelo for the state’s District 26 seat.

04/06/2015

Former Florida Governor and Democratic candidate for Governor Charlie Crist speaks during a televised debate with Republican Florida Governor Rick Scott at Broward College on October 15, 2014 in Davie, Florida. Governor Scott is facing off against Crist in the November 4, 2014 governors race.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Florida Democrats Look For A Way To End Election Woes

Democrats are looking to big city mayors and their congressional delegation to help pull them out of their slump at the polls.

03/29/2015

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Wasserman Schultz Not Making Senate Run Next Year

U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz isn’t going anywhere. The outspoken South Florida congresswoman has announced that she will not be running for a Senate seat in next year’s election.

03/17/2015

Former Florida Governor Charlie Crist  on November 4, 2014 in Tampa, Florida.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Crist Says He Won’t Run For Office In 2016

After losing a bid to unseat Republican Gov. Rick Scott in November, Democrat Charlie Crist ended speculation Monday that he could run for the U.S. Senate in 2016.

03/17/2015

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