Florida Primary

Jack Seiler is re-elected as Fort Lauderdale's mayor. (CBS4)

Seiler Sails To Re-Election As Ft. Lauderdale’s Mayor

Fort Lauderdale mayor Jack Seiler crushed two challengers, keeping his post as mayor by winning 75% of the vote in Tuesday’s Fort Lauderdale Mayoral election.


(Source: CBS4) Republican Presidential candidate Newt Gingrich talked one-on-one with CBS4's Eliott Rodriguez on Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2012.

Gingrich Finishes A Distant Second Behind Mitt Romney

Newt Gingrich came into the Florida Primary race with plenty of momentum after easily defeating Mitt Romney in South Carolina. But Gingrich has stumbled badly and it is projected by several news organizations that he will lose Florida’s primary.


LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 31:  Republican presidential candidate and former U.S. Sen. Rick Santorum greets people as he leaves an election results party for the Florida primary at his Nevada campaign headquarters January 31, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Nevada GOP caucus will be held on February 4. According to early results former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney defeated Santorum, former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich and U.S. Rep. Ron Paul (R-TX) to win today's Florida primary. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Santorum & Paul Ignore Florida Contest, Focus On Nevada

Republicans Ron Paul and Rick Santorum ignored Florida’s primary and campaigned out the west Tuesday, turning their attention to delegate-rich caucus states and vowing to remain in the presidential contest.



Polls Close In Most Of The Sunshine State

The polls are closed and tabulations for the Republican presidential primary have begun in most of the Sunshine State.



Dade Charter Change Would Make Commissioners Full-Time Employees

Should Miami-Dade Commissioners be full-time employees of the county? That’s just one of two charter amendment questions which all voters in the county can cast their ballots on in Tuesday’s election.


Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney greets supporters as he holds a campaign rally at Emma Lou Olson Civic Center in Pompano Beach, Florida, January 29, 2012. (Photo credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Romney In Drivers Seat In Florida Primary

After more than a week of campaigning both in person and through attack ads on television, Mitt Romney is poised Tuesday to take a commanding lead in the race for the Republican nomination to face President Barack Obama in November’s general election.



Voters Cast Ballots In Municipal Elections

If you think Tuesday’s is all about Republicans across the state heading to the polls to cast their votes in the Florida primary, think again.


Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain speaks to supporters during a town hall meeting at Laurel Ridge on December 2, 2011 in Rock Hill, South Carolina. (Source:  Davis Turner/Getty Images)

Cain Endorsed Gingrich, But Says He Could Support Romney

As it looks like Mitt Romney may walk away from Florida with a clear victory in the GOP primary, former candidate Herman Cain says he would be comfortable supporting Romney if he’s the one who wins the Republican presidential nomination, even though Saturday, he endorsed Newt Gingrich.


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Video Extra: Mitt Romney Speaks With Reporters

With voters headed to the polls in the Florida GOP Primary, apparent front runner Mitt Romney spoke with reporters Tuesday morning outside of his Tampa headquarter, after a brief visit with volunteers.


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Election Day Arrives

After roughly a week of hard campaigning, election day has finally arrived in the Sunshine State.