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NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 07: Former United States Secretary of State Hillary Clinton leaves the event 'Equality for Women is Progress for All' at the United Nations on March 7, 2014 in New York City. The event was part of the United Nations International Women's Day,

Clinton & Bush Promote Higher Education

Hillary Rodham Clinton and Jeb Bush are promoting higher education while in Texas.

03/24/2014

Former Florida Governor Reuben Askew died Thursday, March 12, 2014, at the age of 85.  (Source: State of Florida)

Former Florida Gov. Reubin Askew Dead At 85

Former Gov. Reubin Askew, a major figure in modern Florida political history, died early Thursday at Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare. Askew was 85.

03/13/2014

Former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist stands at the podium during a walkthrough during day two of the Democratic National Convention at Time Warner Cable Arena on September 5, 2012 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Poll: Crist Leads Scott By Just 2 Points

The race for Florida governor is still months away, but in a hypothetical race between Charlie Crist and Rick Scott, the former governor may pull out a very narrow victory.

CBS Miami–01/22/2014

Senator Bill Nelson, D-FL, speaks during the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee hearing on Cruise Industry Oversight March 1, 2012 at the Russell Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. AFP PHOTO/Mandel NGAN (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Sen. Bill Nelson Still Considering Bid For Florida Governor

Fanning the flames of uncertainty about former Gov. Charlie Crist’s viability as a gubernatorial candidate, Democrats close to U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson are letting potential supporters know the three-term senator is waiting in the wings if Crist’s campaign stumbles.

CBS Miami–11/14/2013

Former Florida Governor Charlies Crist announced Monday he will run for governor in 2014, challenging Republican Governor Rick Scott. (Source: CBS)

Crist Explains His Plans To CBS4′S Ted Scouten

To a crowd chanting, ” Charlie! Charlie! Charlie! Republican turned Democrat Charlie Crist announced he is running for governor and he’s making no apologies about his party swap.

CBS4–11/04/2013

Alex Sink

Democrat Alex Sink Won’t Run For Governor In 2014

Florida’s former chief financial officer Alex Sink said Friday she will not run for the governor’s seat in 2014.

CBS Miami–09/20/2013

Former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist stands at the podium during a walkthrough during day two of the Democratic National Convention at Time Warner Cable Arena on September 5, 2012 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Crist Getting Ready To Run For His Old Job

It looks like former Governor Charlie Crist will make a run to get his old job back and he hopes that a hug that hurt him becomes the hug that now heals him.

CBS4–09/15/2013

Governor Rick Scott

Scott Signs Human Trafficking Bill Into Law

Governor Rick Scott signed a bill into law Thursday to bring relief to victims of human trafficking.

CBS Miami–05/31/2013

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Gov. Rick Scott Vetoes Overhaul Of State Alimony Laws

Florida Governor Rick Scott shot down a bill Wednesday which would have seen an overhaul of the state’s alimony laws.

CBS4–05/01/2013

Fla. Gov. Rick Scott talks to CBS4's Gio Benitez in Tampa about the RNC and Tropical Storm Isaac on Sunday, August 26, 2012. (Source: CBS4)

Gov. Scott To Tour Florida’s Schools, Discuss Improving Education

Gov. Rick Scott will be touring schools across Florida to talk to teachers, students and parents about improving education.

CBS Miami–09/08/2012

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