Jeremy Ring

Ford Pinto TV ads and more last week in Florida politics

Florida's 2018 midterm election is one of the most important in years. The governor's office and all three Cabinet seats are open, Republican Gov. Rick Scott is challenging three-term Democratic U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson, several congressional seats will be competitive and Floridians will vote on 13 proposed constitutional amendments, ranging from property tax cuts to banning greyhound racing. The following are items of political interest from the past week:

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DISCO BALLS, CHEAP GAS AND NELSON

Republican Gov. Rick Scott continues to hammer away at Democratic U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson as a career politician, this time with a television ad that flashes back to the...

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