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DALLAS, TEXAS- JUNE 4:  Former Texas Governor Rick Perry smiles after announcing that he will run for president in 2016 June 4, 2015 in Dallas, Texas. Perry, who also ran for president in 2012, is the tenth Republican to join the race for president in 2016.   (Photo by Ron Jenkins/Getty Images)

Rick Perry Announces 2016 Bid, A Re-Do From 2012

Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry opened his second bid for the Republican presidential nomination Thursday.

06/04/2015

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

Atwater Keeps Door Open For Future Campaigns

State Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater still has his eyes on pursuing a bigger political stage.

04/14/2015

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

Justices Asked To Order Redrawn Congressional Districts

The Florida Supreme Court should order a third draft of the state’s congressional districts to fully eliminate illegal gerrymandering, attorneys for groups that have challenged the map argued Wednesday.

03/04/2015

Sen. Jeff Clemens, D-Lake Worth, filed a proposal (SB 254) that would place additional requirements on charter schools. (Source: www.flsenate.gov/)

Bill Would Tighten Charter-School Approvals

For students, getting into a charter school can be a difficult process. A proposal filed on Wednesday by a Democratic lawmaker would make it harder for charter schools to get approved to operate in the state.

01/07/2015

Charlie Crist Concedes  (Source: CBS4)

Crist Misses Opportunities With Minority Voters

To win the gubernatorial race, former Governor Charlie Crist needed Florida’s black and Latino voters.

11/08/2014

Landon Peterson peeks out of the voting booth while his mother Meghan votes March 20, 2012 at Christian union Church in Metamora, Illinois. White House hopeful Mitt Romney eyed a big win in President Barack Obama's home state Tuesday as he sought to clinch the Republican nomination and focus on November's general election. Polls across Illinois opened for the state primary at 6:00 am (1100 GMT) with former Massachusetts governor Romney the odds-on favorite to win. AFP PHOTO/DON EMMERT (Photo By: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Day Two Of Early Voting Underway In Broward County

It’s the second day for Broward residents to start casting their votes for the 2014 Primary elections.

08/16/2014

Early voting sign. (Source: CBS4)

Early Voting In Broward Starts Friday

Broward residents can start casting their votes Friday for the 2014 Primary elections.

08/15/2014

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Democrats Courting Florida’s Changing Cuban Voters

Democratic Candidate are courting a group which may not have favored them in the past.

07/05/2014

Fla. Gov. Rick Scott, left, and former Fla. Gov. Charlie Crist. (Source:  by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

New Poll: ‘Compassionate’ Crist Leads Scott By Wide Margin

Strong support from women and independents is helping Democratic gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist maintain a hefty lead over incumbent Republican Rick Scott, according to a Quinnipiac University poll released Wednesday.

04/30/2014

Former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist stands at the podium during a walkthrough during day two of the Democratic National Convention at Time Warner Cable Arena on September 5, 2012 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Crist Opens New Office In Plantation

Former Gov. Charlie Crist kicked off his next big step in the gubernatorial race.

04/19/2014

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