Patrick Murphy

(Source: CBS4)

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

Allen West 11/8/12

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

Congressman Allen West

Rep. Allen West Concedes 2 Weeks After Election Day

Two weeks after Election Day, Rep. Allen West has given up the fight.

CBS4–11/20/2012

Congressman Allen West

Two Weeks After Election, Allen West Still Challenging Results

It’s been nearly two weeks since voters chose who would represent them, but the 18th Congressional seat remains in flux because Republican Allen West is refusing to admit he lost the race and concede.

CBS4–11/19/2012

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Recount Deadline Missed, West Campaign To Challenge Loss

Another defeat for GOP Rep. Allen West in his bid to retain his District 18 seat. On Sunday, elections officials missed their noon deadline to report results of a two-day recount. This will apparently seal the unofficial results giving the win to Democrat Patrick Murphy.

CBS4–11/18/2012

Congressman Allen West (Source: AP)

Rep. West Gets Recount Of St. Lucie Early Votes Saturday

Eleven days after the Nov. 6 election, election workers in St. Lucie County begun a recount of early votes in the race between Republican U.S. Rep. Allen West and Patrick Murphy, the man who apparently unseated him.

CBS4–11/17/2012

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