Detzner Says He Hasn't Advised Scott On Online Voter RegistrationSecretary of State Ken Detzner says he has not given advice to Florida Governor Rick Scott about a bill that would let Floridians register to vote online.
Florida Legislature Approves Online Voter RegistrationFlorida may soon be joining 20 other states that offer online registration.
Florida's Top Election Official Opposes Online RegistrationThe state’s top election official is opposing a push by Florida Legislature to allow online voter registration.
Senate Committee Approves Online Voter RegistrationThe Senate Ethics and Elections Committee approved legislation Tuesday that would allow Florida voters to register online--but only after the looming 2016 presidential election.
Miami Dredge Project Finds 18th Century CannonWorkers made a historic discovery at Miami's port while doing dredge work to deepen a channel.
Detzner Concerned About Aging Election EquipmentDecade-old voting equipment is quickly aging in nearly half the state's counties, and there has been a struggle at the local level to secure money to cover the replacement costs.
Election Day Running Smooth Across The StateFlorida elections officials say everything is running smoothly for Election Day.
Florida: Hold 2015 Special Election For CongressFlorida's top election official is recommending that the state hold special elections for Congress next year, even though that may violate federal law.
Detzner: No Special Congressional Elections Until 2015Proposed special elections in the seven congressional districts redrawn by the Legislature earlier this week would have to wait until at least spring of next year, Secretary of State Ken Detzner's office said in a court filing Friday.
Judge Conducts "Socratic Dialogue' Over Blind Trusts LawsuitA Leon County judge on Thursday questioned attorneys on both sides of a case challenging a 2013 law that allows Florida elected officials to use so-called "blind trusts" to shield their financial assets.
Senate Committee Moves Voting Bill Forward A Senate committee Monday moved forward with a bill that would allow online voter registration in Florida and put new restrictions on drop-off locations for absentee ballots.
Florida Among States Looking To Tighten Voting RulesCritics have said Florida has had its share of voting issues in the past, now the state is among many with lawmakers looking to create a better reputation.
Report: Florida Set To Resume Voter PurgeThanks to a Supreme Court ruling gutting Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act, Florida Republican Governor Rick Scott plans to restart a purge of “noncitizens” on Florida’s voter rolls, according to CBS4 news partner the Miami Herald.
Election Day Voting Off To Relatively Smooth Start In StateElection Day voting got off to a relatively smooth start in Florida. Florida’s Secretary of State Ken Detzner said voting stations for all of the state’s 6,000 precincts opened on time and his department has heard of only minor problems.
Some Counties Planning On Even Fewer Hours Of Early VotingMore than 30 counties in the state of Florida will not hold the maximum amount of early voting hours, according to Secretary of State Kent Detzner. But, those counties not taking part in full voting hours will not include Broward, Palm Beach, or Miami-Dade.