Republicans

Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney (R) makes a "U" with his hands as former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush looks on during a campaign rally at University of Miami on October 31, 2012 in Coral Gables, Florida. With less than one week to go until election day, Mitt Romney is campaigning throughout Florida.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Democratic Effort To Define Jeb Bush Starts With Mitt Romney

The Democrats are already working on a plan to bash Jeb Bush. Their attack involves comparing him to the GOP’s 2012 White House nominee – Mitt Romney.

02/08/2015

Florida Gov. Rick Scott stops by a Republican call center to rally campaign workers November 4, 2014 in Fort Myers, Florida.   Rick Scott is running in a tight race against opponent and former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist the Democratic challenger. (Photo by Erik Kellar/Getty Images)

Governor Scott Insists He Has Met Jobs Promise

Governor Rick Scott touted Friday that he has achieved a promise from his 2010 campaign as Florida has added more than 700,000 jobs since he took office.

12/19/2014

(Source: CBS)

Gun Bill Could Rekindle School Safety Debate

After the issue drew heavy debate during the 2014 legislative session, a House Republican is bringing back a proposal that could lead to some public-school employees or volunteers carrying guns on campus.

11/24/2014

Immigration

Miami-Dade Woman Fears Deportation And Losing Her Family

President Barack Obama is giving a speech Thursday night that should quell the fears of illegal immigrants in the U.S. Well, at least one Miami-Dade woman hopes that is the case.

11/20/2014

State Capitol (Source: David Sutta/CBS4)

Senate Democrats Elect Leader ‘Who Has Made History’

Sen. Arthenia Joyner will now lead the Democratic Party on the floor of the state Senate, a little more than a half century after spending a couple of weeks in the Leon County Jail as part of local civil-rights struggles.

11/17/2014

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

Florida Legislature (Source: David Sutta/CBS4)

Republicans Look For Big Gains In State House, Senate

While Republican Rick Scott and Democrat Charlie Crist duke it out for the governor’s position, there is no question that the GOP will maintain large majorities in both the state’s House and Senate.

11/04/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 08:  U.S. first lady Michelle Obama speaks during a workshop for high school students from DC, New York and Boston about careers in film production November 8, 2013 at the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC. Students had an opportunity to hear from leaders in the industry about animation, special effects, makeup, costume, directing, music and sound effects.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Michelle Obama Headlines Crist Rally In Miami Gardens

First lady Michelle Obama will be making two campaign appearances in Florida on Friday to help support Democratic gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist.

10/17/2014

Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic challenger Charlie Crist. 
(Source: CBS4)

CBS4’s Eliott Rodriguez To Moderate 2nd Gubernatorial Debate Tonight

Final preparations are underway at Broward College in Davie where CBS4 anchor Eliott Rodriguez will moderate the second gubernatorial debate Wednesday evening.

10/15/2014

(Photo by Andy Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

New Gov. Scott Ad Features Former Gov. Jeb Bush

With the election just three weeks away, the Governor Rick Scott campaign will launch a new ad this week which features former Gov. Jeb Bush touting the current governor because he delivers “results.”

10/14/2014

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