Former Florida Gov. Reubin Askew Dead At 85Former Gov. Reubin Askew, a major figure in modern Florida political history, died early Thursday at Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare. Askew was 85.
Scott Uses State Of The State To Take Aim At CristGovernor Rick Scott gave his annual State of the State speech containing plenty of pats on his back and plenty of political shots at his likely 2014 gubernatorial opponent, Charlie Crist.
Crist Wages Populist Campaign For Fla. GovernorFormer GOP Gov. Charlie Crist appears to be mounting a campaign showing his hard left turn.
New Poll Shows Crist Tops Scott For GovernorWith Florida's political world gearing up for a costly, divisive campaign, Democrat Charlie Crist continues to hold a comfortable lead over Republican incumbent Rick Scott in the battle for the governor's office, a poll released Thursday shows.
Rich, Crist Say Scott Only Cares About The Wealthy Florida politicians gathered Wednesday to attend the 20th annual legislative planning session, hosted by The Associated Press. Democratic gubernational hopeful Charlie Crist had nothing good to say about Governor Rick Scott while Senator Nan Rich, another Democrat, didn't have anything complimentary to say about either.
Poll: Crist Leads Scott By Just 2 PointsThe race for Florida governor is still months away, but in a hypothetical race between Charlie Crist and Rick Scott, the former governor may pull out a very narrow victory.
Chris Christie Coming To Florida To Raise Money For ScottNew Jersey Governor Chris Christie will see the first test of his political standing when he comes to the Sunshine State this weekend to fundraise with Republican Governor Rick Scott.
Suit Filed To Force Scott To Pick Lt. GovernorA lawsuit has been filed by a Tallahassee lobbyist and political activist to try and force Governor Rick Scott to select a lieutenant governor.
Crist Apologizes For Supporting Gay Marriage BanDemocratic gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist has apologized for backing a state constitutional amendment to ban gay marriage in 2008. Crist made the apology to Watermark Online, an Orlando LGBT publication.
Gov. Scott Opens Campaign Account For Re-Election RunIt was all about the 'green' Tuesday for Governor Rick Scott. Not only did he and First Lady Ann Scott participate in the ceremonial lighting of the official 2013 Cabinet Christmas tree, Scott also opened his campaign account to run for re-election in 2014.
Poll: Crist Leads Scott By 7 PointsFormer Florida Governor Charlie Crist currently enjoys a seven-point lead over incumbent Republican Governor Rick Scott in the 2014 gubernatorial race, according to a new Quinnipiac University poll.
Nelson No Longer Coy About Governor’s RaceAfter months of playing coy, U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson for the first time on Tuesday publicly acknowledged he is keeping open the option of running for governor.
Sen. Bill Nelson Still Considering Bid For Florida Governor Fanning the flames of uncertainty about former Gov. Charlie Crist's viability as a gubernatorial candidate, Democrats close to U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson are letting potential supporters know the three-term senator is waiting in the wings if Crist's campaign stumbles.
Charlie Crist To Make Big Announcement MondayFormer Florida Governor Charlie Crist is expected to announce Monday that he wants his old job back.
Scott Staying Quiet As Crist Preps Likely Gubernatorial RunWhile former Governor Charlie Crist continues to put the final preparations on a Monday announcement that will likely kick off his campaign to win his old job back; Governor Rick Scott hasn’t officially announced his re-election campaign.