Longtime Child Advocate George Sheldon Dies At 71Longtime public servant George Sheldon, who served at the helm of child welfare agencies in Florida and later with the federal government, has died. He was 71.
2014 Roundup: A Year Of Change And StabilityIn some ways, the state of Florida has remained remarkably stable over the past year.
LGBT Floridians Hope For Progress Despite Election LossesThe 2014 election wasn't a good one for Florida's lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community.
Republicans Sweep Florida Cabinet Races Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi, Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater and Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam all easily defeated their Democratic opponents Tuesday, positioning them for possible runs for the Republican gubernatorial nomination in 2018.
Bondi Re-elected As Florida's Attorney GeneralRepublican Pam Bondi was re-elected as Florida's attorney general on Tuesday.
Stark Differences In Florida Attorney General RaceFlorida's two main attorneys general candidates seem to have very little in common whether it's on the positions on same-sex marriage ban to regulating utilities to their style.
Facing South Florida: One-one-One with George SheldonJim sits down for an extended one-on-one interview with George Sheldon. Mr. Sheldon is the democratic candidate for Florida Attorney General. The two discuss the upcoming race and Mr. Sheldon's efforts to unseat republican incumbent Pam Bondi.
Backroom Briefing: Democrats Needle Scott Over Execution DelayAs he debated Democratic challenger Charlie Crist this week, Gov. Rick Scott more or less blamed Attorney General Pam Bondi when confronted about delaying an execution that conflicted with a Bondi fundraiser.
Gov. Scott's Claim Of Fewer Child Abuse Deaths QuestionedRepublican Gov. Rick Scott repeatedly tells voters that abused and neglected children are safer under his leadership than when his Democratic opponent Charlie Crist was governor, but an Associated Press examination of that claim shows that campaign claim may be an exaggeration.
Gov. Rick Scott Being Sued Over FinancesCommercials keep calling Gov. Rick Scott too shady for the sunshine state. The governor is now being sued by two men who say Scott is continuing to hide his finances behind a veil, which by law he must disclose.
Few Sparks As Attorney General Candidates Joust In Lone DebateAttorney General Pam Bondi defended Gov. Rick Scott's integrity and the state's ongoing fight against same-sex marriage in a brisk and mostly civil debate Monday with her general-election challengers, Democrat George Sheldon and Libertarian Bill Wohlsifer.
Scott Campaign Reels In $400kNewly released finance reports showed Governor Rick Scott's re-election campaign collected $400,215 from Sept. 20th to Sept. 26th.
Democrats Unite In Show Of UnityNow that the dust from the August Primary has settled, key members of the state's Democratic party are beginning to rally the proverbial troops in a run up to the November election.
Round Up Of Winners & Losers In August Primary The August Primary has set up a major show down for the Governor's office. Former Governor Charlies Crist defeated former state Senate Democratic leader Nan Rich in a landslide.
Sheldon Wins Democratic Primary For Florida AG George Sheldon won the title of Democratic primary for attorney general.