Ken Detzner

Scott, Cabinet Start Talks On Future Of Ex-Reform SchoolThe future of a former state-run reform school where children were allegedly abused and died is in question, as Gov. Rick Scott and the Florida Cabinet begin discussions Tuesday.
State Gives More Online Help To VotersThe Department of State has launched a new online feature intended to help voters prepare for the 2016 elections, which begin with the March 15 presidential primaries.
State Launches Effort To Honor WWII VetsWith the nation marking the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, the Florida Department of State has launched a campaign called "Victory Florida" aimed at highlighting the accomplishments of Florida veterans.
Florida Legislature Approves Online Voter RegistrationFlorida may soon be joining 20 other states that offer online registration.
Florida's Top Election Official Opposes Online RegistrationThe state’s top election official is opposing a push by Florida Legislature to allow online voter registration.
Detzner Re-Appointed As Florida's Secretary Of StateGov. Rick Scott has reappointed Secretary of State Ken Detzner, who serves as Florida's chief elections officer.
Detzner Concerned About Aging Election EquipmentDecade-old voting equipment is quickly aging in nearly half the state's counties, and there has been a struggle at the local level to secure money to cover the replacement costs.
Tight Governor's Race Could Trigger A RecountFlorida’s gubernatorial race is in a virtual deadlock and some experts say it’s possible the race could go to a recount if it ends in a stalemate.
Tight Florida Governor's Race Could Result In Dreaded RecountOne of the dirtiest words in Florida election history could be uttered on November 4th. The gubernatorial candidates could demand a recount.
Florida's Election Chief Halts 2014 Voter PurgeElection supervisors across the state have been notified that there will be no voter rolls purge of non-U.S. citizens in 2014.
Revamped Attempt To Scrub Voter Rolls To Get Underway The state will soon begin forwarding the names of suspected non-citizens on the voter rolls to local elections officials, formally kicking off the second version of Gov. Rick Scott's controversial scrubbing program.
Florida's New Absentee Ballot Directive Gets Pushback A statewide directive dealing with absentee ballots is rankling some election supervisors in Florida.