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  • Friday Morning Reads: Counting, Recounting and 2016

     
    TALLAHASSEE — Good morning and happy Friday. Here's what we're reading this morning. * The Sun-Sentinel writes that the counting continues, but Dems have declared victory for Obama in Florida and the Romney camp has basically conceded. * The Florida...
  • West backers say $21 million is just not enough

     
    By William E. Gibson WASHINGTON — After raising more than $21 million for what appears to be a losing re-election campaign, embattled Congressman Allen West and those who back him are still rounding up money to try to hang on to his seat....
  • Tuesday Morning Reads: Election chaos continues

     
    TALLAHASSEE — Good morning and happy Tuesday. Here;s what we're reading this morning. * Chris Dorworth is officially out of the Florida House, wrote the Orlando Sentinel. * The Sun-Sentinel reports that nearly 1,000 ballots turned up in a Broward...
  • Done! Palm Beach County finally finishes counting votes

     
    Dragging into the fourth day of vote counting after Election Day, Palm Beach County at 4:45 a.m. Saturday finally finished tallying delayed results from thousands of absentee and provisional ballots. Slowed by the tedious process of counting stacks of...
  • Palm Beach County posts delayed absentee vote totals, could be bad news for West

     
    Palm Beach County just before 1 a.m. Saturday finally finished counting thousands of absentee ballots from Tuesday???s presidential election. Yet more than 2,000 uncounted provisional ballots remain before the county with a history of vote counting goof-...
  • West TV ad accentuates the positive

     
    By William E. Gibson, Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — Congressman Allen West, known as a rhetorical bomb-thrower, released his first TV ad on Monday and delivered a somewhat defiant but decidedly upbeat message. “Washington is broken. But we...
  • Palm Beach County's 5 hottest political races

     
    Democrats and Republicans, political operatives and elected officials, Broward and Palm Beach county residents all agree: In the South Florida battleground of white-hot 2012 election contests, none is hotter than the showdown between two incumbent state...
  • PPP still has Obama up slightly in Florida

     
    TALLAHASSEE — Because one poll has absolutely no statistical relevance to another other poll produced through different sampling and weighting methodologies, please take this most recent poll for what it's worth — very little, beyond a...
  • Cracks in the GOP wall on taxes

     
    For years, Republican politicians have robotically signed anti-tax activist Grover Norquist's pledge — no new taxes, no matter what. In the U.S. House, all but six of 248 GOP members — nearly 98 percent — have put their John Hancock on...
  • Which congressmembers spend the most running their office?

     
    Wondering which members of Congress spend the most of your money running their offices?  Well, USA Today recently crunched all the data  and found that, locally, Democrat Corrine Brown and Republican Cliff Stearns were the big spenders, while...
  • STUNNING NEWS ALERT: Democratic polling firm finds Rick Scott in trouble

     
    TALLAHASSEE – The latest poll from Public Policy Polling — a North Carolina firm that works for Democrats — has determined that Republican Gov. Rick Scott is in trouble next year. The poll suggests Scott's numbers are bad (33 percent...
  • Report: Tea party frosh embrace banking industry

     
    WASHINGTON — A new report from a liberal advocacy group draws a link between the banking industry and Tea Party lawmakers, arguing that campaign contributions have turned these freshman legislators — who rode to power in 2010 on an anti-...