Florida Democrats

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

American Flag (Source: Darrell Ingham /Allsport)

Florida Democrats Review Dismal Year, Plan For Future

Florida Democrats are now trying to come up with a new game plan after they had a bad election year.

01/31/2015

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

Democrats Line Up For Miami-Dade House Races

At least six Democrats have filed paperwork this week to run for Florida House seats currently held by Miami-Dade County Republicans, according to the state Division of Elections website.

06/05/2014

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Alex Sink Decides Against Congressional Run This Fall

A run for Congress is not in the cards for former state CFO Alex Sink. On Tuesday, the Democrat said in a statement that she will not wage another campaign in the fall after losing a high-stakes special House election last month to Republican David Jolly.

04/15/2014

Democrat & Republican Logo

Politician Ditches GOP For Democrats

Standing in front of Miami-Dade elections headquarters, Ana Rivas Logan tore her voter registration card to pieces. “This is my old Republican registration card and it’s gone,” she said while laughing.

CBS Miami–02/10/2014

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New Jersey Governor Attends S.Fla. Fundraisers

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is in South Florida this weekend. Christie is the headliner at a series of fundraisers to help Florida’s governor, Rick Scott, and the state party.

01/18/2014

Florida Legislature. (Source: AP)

Fla. Dems Bring House Business To A Crawl

Florida House Democrats are employing a little used procedural rule to bring legislative business to a crawl as they try to get Republicans in the lower chamber to expand health care coverage.

04/30/2013

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Former Gov. Crist Speaks At Democratic Dinner

Former Gov. Charlie Crist, who was once a Republican, gave one of his first speeches as a Democrat Friday night.

CBS4–03/16/2013

Allison Tant is the Florida Democratic Party's new chairman. (Source: Twitter)

Tant Elected New Chair Of Florida Democratic Party

Allison Tant, a long-time party fundraiser for the Florida Democratic Party, is now the party’s new chairwoman.

CBS4–01/26/2013

Debbie Wasserman Schultz

Wasserman-Schultz Takes Part In Weston Voter Registration Drive

With only ten days left until voter registration closes across Florida, DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman-Schultz was happy to help “multiply voters’ voices” Saturday.

CBS4–09/29/2012

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