Patrick Murphy

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Poll: Unknowns Run For Rubio’s Senate Seat

Though Florida will have a closely watched U.S. Senate race next year, voters know little about the candidates who could wind up on the ballot, a new poll shows.

06/22/2015

2016 Presidential Hopeful Marco Rubio (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Dems Hope To Win Rubio’s Senate Seat By Sidelining Liberal

Democrats see a chance to pick up the Florida Senate seat being vacated by Republican Marco Rubio — but only if U.S. Rep. Alan Grayson stays out of the race.

06/21/2015

The highly-rated strain of medical marijuana 'Blue Dream' is displayed among others in glass jars at Los Angeles' first-ever cannabis farmer's market at the West Coast Collective medical marijuana dispensary, on the fourth of July, in Los Angeles, California.  (Source: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Poll Shows Heavy Support For Medical Marijuana

Five months after narrowly rejecting a medical-marijuana ballot initiative, Florida voters overwhelmingly support allowing doctor-prescribed pot in the state, according to a poll released Monday.

04/06/2015

Rep. Patrick Murphy (Source: Hand Out Photo/Patrick Murphy)

Rep. Murphy To Run For Rubio’s Senate Seat

A Palm Beach Democrat who unseated tea party Rep. Allen West in 2012 has his eyes on a new prize.

03/23/2015

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Wasserman Schultz Not Making Senate Run Next Year

U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz isn’t going anywhere. The outspoken South Florida congresswoman has announced that she will not be running for a Senate seat in next year’s election.

03/17/2015

Former Florida Governor Charlie Crist  on November 4, 2014 in Tampa, Florida.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Crist Says He Won’t Run For Office In 2016

After losing a bid to unseat Republican Gov. Rick Scott in November, Democrat Charlie Crist ended speculation Monday that he could run for the U.S. Senate in 2016.

03/17/2015

Congressman Allen West

Allen West Joins Fox News

Former U.S. Congressman Allen West will soon be able to add television political contributor to his resume. West is joining Fox News.

CBS4–05/19/2013

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Allen West Joining Fox News

Former U.S. Representative Allen West made his name with infamous comments like his Joseph McCarthy-like claim that 80 Democrats in Congress were communists and other fiery rhetoric. After several months out of the political sphere, West is coming back with Fox News.

CBS Miami–05/17/2013

Congressman Allen West (Source: AP)

In Effort To Keep Seat In Congress, Allen West Spent $18M

According to federal campaign finance records, show that Rep. Allen West spent $18 million in his failed bid against Patrick Murphy — the most expensive House race in the country.

CBS4–12/08/2012

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Allen West Spent $18 Million In Congressional Race

Former GOP Congressman Allen West was one of the most prolific fundraisers in 2012 and he needed every dime of it.

CBS Miami–12/07/2012

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