Gubernatorial Election

PolitiFact Florida: Fact-Checking Claims On Climate ChangeWhile jobs and education have been key factors in Florida's too-close-to-call race for Governor, so has climate change.
PolitiFact Florida: Fact-Checking Claims On Medicaid ExpansionCharlie Crist has berated Gov. Rick Scott for not accepting federal dollars to expand Medicaid; the state and federally funded program that provides medical care to the poor.
PolitiFact Florida: Fact-Checking Claims On High Speed Rail LinePlans for a high speed rail line from Tampa to Orlando were stopped in their tracks in 2011 when Governor Rick Scott turned down $2.4 billion in federal funds.
PolitiFact Florida: Fact-Checking Gubernatorial Candidates Claims On Minimum WageElection Day less than a week away, so CBS4 News has teamed up with PolitiFact Florida to fact-check the statements made by both major gubernatorial candidates.
PolitiFact Florida: Fact-Checking Gubernatorial Candidates Claims On EducationWith Election Day just about a week away, CBS4 News is now part of an effort to fact-check Florida’s gubernatorial candidates who remain tied in the polls.
Crist, Scott Call On Political Big Shots To Stump For Campaigns. Just days after a similar visit to Florida by Vice President Joe Biden, First Lady Michelle Obama will attend a campaign rally Friday for Democratic gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist.
Fla. Democrats, Crist Look To Revive Turnout MachineThere's a lot of Monday-morning quarterbacking going on right now about Charlie Crist's comfortable defeat Tuesday of Democratic gubernatorial combatant Nan Rich.
Jeb Bush Lends Political Star Power To Rick Scott Jeb Bush is lending his political star power to embattled Florida Gov. Rick Scott, who is locked in a tight race for re-election in the nation's largest swing-voting state.
Early Voting Underway In Miami-Dade, MonroeVoters in Miami-Dade County and Monroe County are heading to polls Monday for the start of early voting. The early voting is for this year’s August 26 statewide primary.
Rich Touts Record In Battle With CristNan Rich is frustrated. That much is clear. But the lifelong Democrat and former Senate minority leader isn't backing down. Rich told a gathering of news executives and editors Friday that she will continue battling for the Democratic gubernatorial nomination and trying to draw distinctions with opponent Charlie Crist --- despite many of the party's fundraisers and leaders lining up behind the former Republican Crist.
Next Governor Could Reshape Supreme Court Florida's GOP-dominated House approved a proposed constitutional amendment Wednesday that could give the winner of November's gubernatorial election the power to reshape the state Supreme Court.
Scott Releases $74.2 Billion BudgetIn an election year nothing sells quite as well as tax cuts and with a tough gubernatorial election ahead this year, Governor Rick Scott released his 2015 budget that will target millions in tax cuts among other programs.