Florida Politics

Florida Legislature (Source: David Sutta/CBS4)

Gardiner, Crisafulli Tout Parenting Program

On their first day on the job, House Speaker Steve Crisafulli and Senate President Andy Gardiner highlighted a parenting program they’re pushing for.

11/19/2014

AP

Florida Legislature Chooses New Leaders

Two Central Florida Republicans have been chosen as the new Senate president and the new House speaker.

11/18/2014

Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Bondi: ‘No Lobbyist’ Will Compromise My Office

Attorney General Pam Bondi is under fire over news reports implying she may have a closer than comfortable relationship with out-of-state lobbyists and corporate lawyers.

11/12/2014

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush speaks during a Long Island Association luncheon with LIA President and CEO Kevin S. Law at the Crest Hollow Country Club on February 24, 2014 in Woodbury, New York. Bush is widely seen as a possible presidential contender in 2016.  (Source: Andy Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Bush Father, Son Want Jeb Bush Run For White House

Jeb Bush’s family is saying he should run for president.

11/11/2014

Charlie Crist Concedes  (Source: CBS4)

Crist Misses Opportunities With Minority Voters

To win the gubernatorial race, former Governor Charlie Crist needed Florida’s black and Latino voters.

11/08/2014

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

Republican Turnout, Wave Overwhelmed Crist

The Democratic plan meant to get Republican Gov. Rick Scott’s gubernatorial seat for the next four years failed on Tuesday evening.

11/05/2014

Rick Scott Victory Speech  (Source: CBS4)

Voters Give Gov. Scott Four More Years

By a margin of approximately 71,000 votes, Governor Rick Scott defeated challenger Charlie Crist to win re-election. Scott received 48.3 percent to Crist’s 47 percent.

11/05/2014

Florida Governor Rick Scott speaks after his win in the Governor's Race on November 4, 2014. (Source: CBS4)

Gov. Scott Re-Elected For Four More Years

Florida Governor Rick Scott will remain in office for four more years after winning the gubernatorial race.

11/04/2014

(Source: AP/Brian Bohannon)

Voters Approve Bond To Improve Broward Schools

Voters in Broward County were able to weigh in on whether to approve an $800 million bond to improve the county’s public schools.

11/04/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Voters Give Approval To FIU Expansion

Voters gave the go ahead to the expansion of Florida International University onto the Miami-Dade County Youth Fairgrounds.

11/04/2014

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