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Florida’s Jobless Rate Drops In November

Florida’s unemployment rate has dropped again and is now right in line with national rate.

12/19/2014

Broward voters encountered long lines, long waits on Saturday. (Source: CBS4)

Broward Finishes Counting Absentee Votes, Recounts Incoming

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.

11/05/2014

Florida Governor Rick Scott speaks after his win in the Governor's Race on November 4, 2014. (Source: CBS4)

Gov. Scott Re-Elected For Four More Years

Florida Governor Rick Scott will remain in office for four more years after winning the gubernatorial race.

11/04/2014

Gwen Graham (Source: GwenGraham.com)

Gwen Graham Defeats Incumbent Congressman Steve Southerland

The daughter of former Democratic Sen. and Gov. Bob Graham beat Republican Congressman Steve Southerland in one of the country’s most expensive congressional races.

11/04/2014

A closeup view of marijuana in a grinder along with a cigarette as photographed on August 30, 2014 in Bethpage, New York.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Medical Marijuana Initiative Fails & Other Constitutional Amendments

Medical marijuana in the state of Florida will not become legal this election year. Florida voters have rejected the sale and distribution of medical marijuana in the state.

11/04/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Voters Give Approval To FIU Expansion

Voters gave the go ahead to the expansion of Florida International University onto the Miami-Dade County Youth Fairgrounds.

11/04/2014

(Source: Twitter)

Putnam Stays As Florida’s Agriculture Commissioner

Republican Adam Putnam was re-elected as Florida’s agriculture commissioner on Tuesday evening.

11/04/2014

Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Bondi Re-elected As Florida’s Attorney General

Republican Pam Bondi was re-elected as Florida’s attorney general on Tuesday.

11/04/2014

Jeff Atwater (Source: myfloridacfo.com)

Atwater Elected To Another Term As Florida CFO

Florida’s chief financial officer will be staying in Tallahassee. Republican incumbent Jeff Atwater has been elected to another term as Florida’s CFO.

11/04/2014

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)

Three Million Voted Before Election Day

About $3 million voters cast their ballots in Florida before election day.

11/04/2014

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