Florida Democratic Party

WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 30:  Rubio, GOP Reps, Introduce "If You Like It -- Keep It" Bill  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Ron DeSantis To Run For Rubio Senate Seat

Calling for reforms based on “limited government,” two-term Republican Congressman Ron DeSantis announced Wednesday he will run in 2016 for a U.S. Senate seat that will be vacated by presidential candidate Marco Rubio.

05/06/2015

Florida Legislature (Source: David Sutta/CBS4)

Florida’s Political Parties Rake In Money During Session

Florida’s political parties are getting millions of dollars from various corporations that have a stake in this year’s legislative session.

04/11/2015

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‘Let’s Get To Work’ Keeps Working

It’s been four months since Gov. Rick Scott cruised back into office, but to some it might appear that the campaign isn’t over yet.

03/05/2015

Democrat And Republican

Florida’s Political Parties See Money Dip After Election

Now that election season is over, Florida’s two main political parties are seeing a lot less money coming in.

01/12/2015

Florida Gov. Rick Scott stops by a Republican call center to rally campaign workers November 4, 2014 in Fort Myers, Florida.   Rick Scott is running in a tight race against opponent and former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist the Democratic challenger. (Photo by Erik Kellar/Getty Images)

Governor Scott Insists He Has Met Jobs Promise

Governor Rick Scott touted Friday that he has achieved a promise from his 2010 campaign as Florida has added more than 700,000 jobs since he took office.

12/19/2014

Democrat And Republican

Democrats Focus On Governor’s Race, Rebuilding

There are four statewide offices on November’s ballot, and the Florida Democratic Party is essentially conceding two of them.

06/29/2014

June 28, 2014: Former President Bill Clinton at a democratic fundraiser in Hollywood.  (Source: CBS4)

Clinton Says Dems Need To Get Voters To ‘Show Up’

Former U.S. President Bill Clinton is set to speak at a Hollywood event Saturday night.

06/28/2014

Florida Money

Record Florida Budget Lands On Scott’s Desk

Florida’s record $77.1 billion, election-year budget went to the governor Tuesday along with 21 other bills, including a proposal to increase highway speeds that is expected to be vetoed.

05/20/2014

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Former Democratic Leader Charlie Whitehead Dies

The former chairman of the Florida Democratic Party Charlie Whitehead died overnight.

02/02/2014

Senate Democratic Leader Nan Rich

Rich’s Snub Worked In Her Favor

Denied time to address the party faithful at the Florida Democrats annual fundraising dinner in Hollywood on Saturday has worked in former state Senator Nan Rich’s favor.

CBS4–06/16/2013

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