Florida Elections

MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 14:  Florida Governor Rick Scott as he introduces Carlos Lopez-Cantera as his new lieutenant governor on January 14, 2014 in Miami, Florida. Scott took 10-months to replace Jennifer Carroll, who resigned last March. Lopez-Cantera will be the states first Hispanic lieutenant governor.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Gov. Scott Signs Online Voter Registration Bill

Despite his concerns with its implementation, Governor Rick Scott has signed off a bill mandating online voter registration by October 2017.

05/15/2015

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)

Detzner Says He Hasn’t Advised Scott On Online Voter Registration

Secretary of State Ken Detzner says he has not given advice to Florida Governor Rick Scott about a bill that would let Floridians register to vote online.

05/05/2015

Secretary of State Ken Detzner wants to upgrade voting equipment in Florida. (Source: http://dos.myflorida.com/)

Detzner Concerned About Aging Election Equipment

Decade-old voting equipment is quickly aging in nearly half the state’s counties, and there has been a struggle at the local level to secure money to cover the replacement costs.

11/19/2014

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A Breakdown Of The Battle Over FIU’s Expansion Onto Fair Grounds

Come November 4th, voters will be able to decide whether Florida International University (FIU) should be able to expand its campus onto the Miami-Dade County Youth Fairgrounds.

10/28/2014

Absentee ballots (Source: CBS4)

Early Votes Pour In From Central Florida

More than half of Central Florida residents who voted with absentee ballots have sent them back.

10/25/2014

Charlie Crist (Right) & Gov. Rick Scott (Left) (Source: CBS4)

Voters Complain Over Nasty Political Ads In Gubernatorial Race

An ominous sounding voice blares across the television, “Rick Scott, too shady for the Sunshine state.” Another declares, “Charlie Crist, slick politician, lousy governor.”

10/23/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Florida Out Of The Gate At Start Of Early Voting

As the Florida governor’s race continues to heat up, it appears that many voters have had their minds made up for some time now.

10/18/2014

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Sheldon Wins Democratic Primary For Florida AG

George Sheldon won the title of Democratic primary for attorney general.

08/26/2014

Early voting sign. (Source: CBS4)

Early Voting Wraps Up In Miami-Dade & Broward

Early voting for the August primary ends Sunday in Miami-Dade and Broward County.

08/24/2014

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)

Early Voting Ends Sunday In Miami-Dade & Broward

Early voting ends Sunday in Miami-Dade and Broward County.

08/23/2014

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