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Lenny Curry

Leslie Dougher (Source: rpof.org)

Florida Republicans Elect New Leader

In a split vote that underscored the challenges Gov. Rick Scott faces from within his own party in his re-election effort, over the weekend Florida Republicans elected a new leader.

06/02/2014

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State Dems Say Gov. Scott Campaign Broke Fundraising Law

The head of the state’s Democratic Party is contending that Florida’s Republican Governor’s campaign broke the state’s finance laws.

03/17/2014

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Dems Criticize Gov. Scott Over Troubled Unemployment Website

Florida Democrats have criticized Gov. Rick Scott for failing to provide leadership or take ownership over the state’s troubled $63 million unemployment website.

01/26/2014

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Scott Looks To Calm Nerves Over Common Core

Amid criticism, Florida Governor Rick Scott said Saturday a state set of revisions to nationwide education standards will be unveiled next week.

01/11/2014

Congressman Henry "Trey" Radel, 37, was arrested during a "buy and bust" operation in Washington. (Source: CBS)

Fla. Governor Says Cocaine Congressman To Resign

Florida Republican Chairman Lenny Curry said Monday evening that U.S Representative Trey Radel should resign his position after his conviction for buying cocaine in the nation’s capital.

CBS Miami–11/26/2013

Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush  (Source: AP)

Jeb Bush Endorses Scott In 2014 Governor’s Race

Hoping to throw a little political muscle behind the incumbent, former Governor Jeb Bush announced Tuesday that he was endorsing Rick Scott in the 2014 Florida gubernatorial race.

CBS4–11/12/2013

Governor Rick Scott  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Scott’s Likability Low Despite Efforts To Boost It

Republican Gov. Rick Scott, whose campaign catchphrase is “It’s working,” is trying hard to get Floridians to like him.

10/12/2013

Former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist stands at the podium during a walkthrough during day two of the Democratic National Convention at Time Warner Cable Arena on September 5, 2012 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Charlie Crist Seen As Real Threat If He Challenges Rick Scott

While he hasn’t declared that he’s in the running, Florida’s Republican see Charlie Crist as a threat to Gov. Rick Scott in next year’s election.

10/06/2013

Former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist stands at the podium during a walkthrough during day two of the Democratic National Convention at Time Warner Cable Arena on September 5, 2012 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Republicans Wary Of Potential Fmr. Gov. Crist Race Against Gov. Scott

If former Gov. Charlie Crist challenges Gov. Rick Scott in 2014, some Florida Republicans appear to be very wary about the election.

10/05/2013

Senate Democratic Leader Nan Rich

Rich’s Snub Worked In Her Favor

Denied time to address the party faithful at the Florida Democrats annual fundraising dinner in Hollywood on Saturday has worked in former state Senator Nan Rich’s favor.

CBS4–06/16/2013

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