Politics

Gay-Marriage

LGBT Floridians Hope For Progress Despite Election Losses

The 2014 election wasn’t a good one for Florida’s lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community.

11/10/2014

Charlie Crist Concedes  (Source: CBS4)

Crist Misses Opportunities With Minority Voters

To win the gubernatorial race, former Governor Charlie Crist needed Florida’s black and Latino voters.

11/08/2014

Republican presidential candidate, former Speaker of the House of Representatives Newt Gingrich greets people outside Webster Elementary School where primary voting is taking place on January 10, 2012 in Manchester, New Hampshire. Voters in New Hampshire headed to the polls in the nation's first primary election to pick their choice for a U.S. presidential candidate. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Newt Gingrich & Wife Stop Into South Florida

Former U.S. Representative Newt Gingrich and his wife Callista Gingrich are making a stop in Fort Lauderdale this weekend.

11/08/2014

Congressman Allen West

Former U.S. Rep. From S. Fla To Take Over TX Think Tank

Former Representative Allen West said he is leaving Florida to take over a Texas think tank.

11/07/2014

Charlie Crist (Right) & Gov. Rick Scott (Left) (Source: CBS4)

Republican Turnout, Wave Overwhelmed Crist

The Democratic plan meant to get Republican Gov. Rick Scott’s gubernatorial seat for the next four years failed on Tuesday evening.

11/05/2014

Rick Scott Victory Speech  (Source: CBS4)

Voters Give Gov. Scott Four More Years

By a margin of approximately 71,000 votes, Governor Rick Scott defeated challenger Charlie Crist to win re-election. Scott received 48.3 percent to Crist’s 47 percent.

11/05/2014

Charlie Crist Concedes  (Source: CBS4)

Crist Thanks Supporters – “It’s Time To Work Together”

After a hotly contested race, Charlie Crist conceded defeat to Governor Rick Scott in a brief speech to supporters in a nearly empty ballroom in a St. Petersburg resort shortly before midnight.

11/05/2014

Joe Geller (Source: Facebook/JoeGellerFL)

Geller, Cortes To Join House Democrats

Despite a dismal night for their party, Democratic newcomers Joe Geller and John Cortes defeated Republican opponents Tuesday to win seats in the Florida House.

11/05/2014

A voter in Miami-Dade (Source: CBS4)

Voters Give Thumbs Down To Medical Pot, Thumbs Up To School Bond

The state’s hotly contested governor’s race was not the only issue that had South Florida voters going to the polls.

11/05/2014

Florida Governor Rick Scott speaks after his win in the Governor's Race on November 4, 2014. (Source: CBS4)

Gov. Scott Re-Elected For Four More Years

Florida Governor Rick Scott will remain in office for four more years after winning the gubernatorial race.

11/04/2014

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