Company Offers To Fly Injured Florida Student Back HomeA local company agreed to fly an injured South Florida student, stuck in Cuba, back home.
Race To Replace Rubio Fails To Attract Known NamesIn another sign of "muddled" races, Congressmen Alan Grayson and Patrick Murphy are virtually tied in the Democratic primary for U.S. Senate, while Congressman David Jolly holds a slight lead among announced Republican candidates, according to a Mason-Dixon poll released Monday.
Jolly Throws In For Rubio's Senate SeatJoining three other Florida congressmen in seeking to move to the U.S. Senate, Pinellas County Republican David Jolly said Monday he will run in 2016 for the seat being vacated by presidential candidate Marco Rubio.
Court Orders Redrawing Of 8 Congressional DistrictsThe state's highest court has ordered that at least eight congressional districts be redrawn because they don't meet the requirements that prohibits political lines from being drawn to favor incumbents or a political party.
Florida Republicans Exploring Run For Rubio's SeatFour possible candidates to fill Senator Marco Rubio's seat say their decision on whether to run will be made in the next few weeks.
Toxic Algae Off Fla. Coast Killing Marine Life & EconomyThe waters run red, but not with blood. A toxic algae known as the “red tide” is spreading through the northeast Gulf of Mexico, killing marine life and threatening the waters and beaches that fuel the region's economy.
Florida Teen Cancer Survivor Lobbies Capitol Hill A 14-year-old southwest Florida cancer survivor is lobbying lawmakers on Capitol Hill to fund Medicaid and other children's programs.
Alex Sink Decides Against Congressional Run This Fall A run for Congress is not in the cards for former state CFO Alex Sink. On Tuesday, the Democrat said in a statement that she will not wage another campaign in the fall after losing a high-stakes special House election last month to Republican David Jolly.
Rove Warns GOP After Fla. Special Election VictoryMuch of the talk following Republican David Jolly’s win in the special election for Congressional District 13 has been the campaign was a victory over Obamacare and a sign of a Republican landslide in November.
Republican Jolly Wins Florida Congressional RaceVoters in Florida's 13th Congressional District began going to the polls early Tuesday morning to cast their ballot on who should replace the late Representative Bill Young.
Political Parties Battle 24 Hours Before Special ElectionThe race to replace the late Representative Bill Young between Democrat Alex Sink and Republican David Jolly will come to a crescendo Tuesday in a special election. Both sides see a potential victory as validation for their respective world view heading into 2014's mid-term elections.