Ron DeSantis To Run For Rubio Senate SeatCalling for reforms based on "limited government," two-term Republican Congressman Ron DeSantis announced Wednesday he will run in 2016 for a U.S. Senate seat that will be vacated by presidential candidate Marco Rubio.
Gambling Bill Remains A Long ShotDespite narrow approval by a House committee Tuesday, odds remain long that lawmakers will sign off on a gambling proposal that could do away with dog racing, pave the way for Las Vegas-style casinos in South Florida and open the door for slot machines in Lee and Palm Beach counties.
New Q-Poll: Hillary Clinton Losing Ground In FloridaWith voters pointing to concerns about former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's honesty, former Gov. Jeb Bush and U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio have gained ground on the Democrat in the presidential race in Florida, according to a poll released Tuesday.
Education Changes Approved By HouseCharter schools would get more construction funding, class-size penalties would be relaxed and school districts would be encouraged to enact dress codes under a series of education bills approved Friday by the Florida House.
Jeb Bush's Emails Detail Communications With Top DonorsJeb Bush recently released thousands of emails from when he served as Florida’s governor. Now among those emails are a string of notes from campaign donors asking for favors and making suggestions.
Governor Scott Refusing To Disclose Financial InformationGovernor Rick Scott is refusing to turn over financial information that could answer whether he is flouting a state ethics law.
All Eyes On Graham As She Enters CongressCongresswoman-elect Gwen Graham likes to say that when she is sworn in Tuesday, she'll be ready to "hit the ground running from day one."
The Year In Florida PoliticsIf there was one word to describe Florida's year in politics that word would be expensive.
Governor Scott Insists He Has Met Jobs PromiseGovernor 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.
Florida Leaders Meet In Orlando For SummitMajor Florida leaders in various sectors are in Orlando for a very important summit that will discuss some of the biggest issues facing the state.
Bitter Tone Of Campaign Ads Seems To Extend To Florida Polls It seems that the bitter tone of the campaign ads that aired throughout Florida's race for governor extended to the voting booth Tuesday.
Poll Shows Extremely Tight Race Between Crist & ScottPointing to support from independent voters, a poll released Thursday gives Democrat Charlie Crist a slight edge over Republican Gov. Rick Scott as they head into the frantic final days of this year's campaign.
New Fla. Gov. Polls Reveal Flip-Flop, Crist Now LeadingIt’s coming down to the wire in the Florida gubernatorial race between Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic candidate Charlie Crist. Two new surveys have Crist marginally leading the incumbent governor.
W on Jeb Bush: 'I Think He Wants To Be President' Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush wants to be president.
In Shadows Of Redistricting Ruling, Senate Case LoomsAmid the congressional redistricting lawsuit and its possible effect on elections, there is a similar fight over the state Senate's map.