Florida Republicans

Florida Capitol Complex (Source: dms.myflorida.com)

Special Legislative Session To Deal With Budget

A special 20-day special Florida legislative session is scheduled to get underway Monday afternoon.

06/01/2015

CORAL GABLES, FL - NOVEMBER 02:  Republican nominee for Florida U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R) is greeted by former Governor of Florida Jeb Bush during his "Reclaim America Victory Celebration" at the Biltmore Hotel on November 2, 2010 in Coral Gables, Florida. Results show that Rubio has clinched the Florida Senate seat against his opponents, Independent candidate and Florida Gov. Charlie Crist and Democratic candidate Rep. Kendrick Meek (D-FL).  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Marco Rubio-Jeb Bush Alliance Sours In GOP Primary Faceoff

Tensions are high as ties between Florida Sen. Marco Rubio and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush fray with the pick up of the presidential campaign.

04/18/2015

Former Florida Governor and Democratic candidate for Governor Charlie Crist speaks during a televised debate with Republican Florida Governor Rick Scott at Broward College on October 15, 2014 in Davie, Florida. Governor Scott is facing off against Crist in the November 4, 2014 governors race.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Florida Democrats Look For A Way To End Election Woes

Democrats are looking to big city mayors and their congressional delegation to help pull them out of their slump at the polls.

03/29/2015

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GOP Legislative Leaders Gearing Up For Budget Battle

During his run up to re-election Republican Gov. Rick Scott talked about grand plans to spend it on boosting school spending while slashing taxes and fees by hundreds of millions of dollars.

02/24/2015

WOODBURY, NEW YORK - FEBRUARY 24: 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. (Photo by Andy Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Bush Tops Rubio In New “Q” Poll

Nearly a third of Florida Republican voters support former Gov. Jeb Bush in a hypothetical presidential primary involving a lengthy list of GOP candidates, according to a new Quinnipiac University poll.

02/04/2015

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)

Eyeing 2016, Jeb Bush Applies Old Lesson From Florida Run

Jeb Bush called himself a “head-banging conservative” back in 1994 when he ran for governor ofFlorida on a promise to “club this government into submission.”

01/10/2015

Gov. Rick Scott sworn in for second term.  (Source: The Florida Channel)

Republicans Raise More Than $800K To Pay For Inauguration

Nearly $850, 000 was raised to pay for the inauguration of Florida Governor Rick Scott, according to Florida Republicans.

01/10/2015

Charlie Crist (Source: CBS4)

Crist Opponents Question His Political Conversion

It sounds like something Republican Gov. Rick Scott would ask of Republican-turned-Democrat Charlie Crist: “How can the people of Florida trust your recent conversion?”

08/10/2014

Florida Capitol Complex (Source: dms.myflorida.com)

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.

06/05/2014

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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.

04/15/2014

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