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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)

New Poll Shows Crist Tops Scott For Governor

With Florida’s political world gearing up for a costly, divisive campaign, Democrat Charlie Crist continues to hold a comfortable lead over Republican incumbent Rick Scott in the battle for the governor’s office, a poll released Thursday shows.


Gov. Rick Scott (Source: CBS4)

Rich, Crist Say Scott Only Cares About The Wealthy

Florida politicians gathered Wednesday to attend the 20th annual legislative planning session, hosted by The Associated Press. Democratic gubernational hopeful Charlie Crist had nothing good to say about Governor Rick Scott while Senator Nan Rich, another Democrat, didn’t have anything complimentary to say about either.


(Source: CBS4)

Florida Candidates Report New Monthly Fundraising Totals

New monthly fundraising reports show that some legislative and statewide candidates have raised tens of thousands of dollars during October.


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.


Debbie Wasserman Schultz (Source: CBS4)

Democrats Slam Gov. Rick Scott At Conference

Florida Democrats called Gov. Rick Scott an embarrassment, an extremist and someone who has brought “darkness and despair” during a state party conference dinner in Lake Buena Vista.


Former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Charlie Crist To Announce Plans Next Week

We’ll know soon if Charlie Crist is going to throw is hat in the reing for next year’s governor’s race.


(Photo Credit: Office Of Governor)

Gov. Scott Approval Rating Up

There’s good news and bad news for Gov. Rick Scott in the latest round of poll numbers from Quinnipiac University. The good news is approval rating is up.


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.


Manny Diaz, author of Miami Transformed (Source: CBS4)

Fmr. Miami Mayor Manny Diaz Mulling Run For Governor

Miami’s former mayor may be pursuing another shot at politics, but this time, at a much higher level.


Former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Former Governor Charlie Crist Switches To Democrat

After months of speculation, former Florida Gov. Charlie Christ ended it all Friday night by tweeting, “Proud and honored to join the Democratic Party in the home of President @BarackObama!”