South Florida Lawmakers Propose Needle ExchangeTwo South Florida lawmakers are renewing an effort to create a pilot needle-exchange program in Miami-Dade County in an effort to prevent the spread of infectious diseases.
Political Map Battles Brew In Federal CourtThe legal arguments about Florida's political maps continue to mushroom.
Special Legislative Session To Deal With BudgetA special 20-day special Florida legislative session is scheduled to get underway Monday afternoon.
Florida Democrats Look For A Way To End Election WoesDemocrats are looking to big city mayors and their congressional delegation to help pull them out of their slump at the polls.
Florida Democrats Review Dismal Year, Plan For FutureFlorida Democrats are now trying to come up with a new game plan after they had a bad election year.
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.
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.
Politician Ditches GOP For DemocratsStanding 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.
New Jersey Governor Attends S.Fla. FundraisersNew 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.
Fla. Dems Bring House Business To A CrawlFlorida 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.
Former Gov. Crist Speaks At Democratic DinnerFormer Gov. Charlie Crist, who was once a Republican, gave one of his first speeches as a Democrat Friday night.
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.