| Apr 22, 2013
| 11:02 AM
Sheriffstv.com, a fledgling Internet venture involving former Broward Sheriff's Captain Rick Wierzbicki, has a new interview with U.S. Rep. Patrick Murphy.
Murphy, a Democrat who represents northern Palm Beach, Martin and St. Lucie counties, defeated...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 1:37 PM
The legal ruckus in Florida District 18 is exactly what one would expect of Allen West. The Colonel is not about to accept the official certification of three politically suspect county supervisors of elections, particularly in a district to which he...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 2:18 PM
The liberal group Media Matters for America is going after Fox News for what it charges is its failure to challenge U.S. Rep. Allen West's claims for why he isn't conceding defeat in his election contest with Democrat Patrick Murphy.
Media Matters says:...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 12:21 PM
Top Florida Democrats sounded the alarm Friday over what they see as improper interference by Gov. Rick Scott in U.S. Rep. Allen West’s attempt to hold onto his congressional seat.
U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Weston, chairwoman of the...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 1:29 PM
A circuit court judge rejected U.S. Rep. Allen West's demand for a recount of all early votes cast in the St. Lucie County part of the district where he sought a second term in Congress.
The decision is a victory for Democrat Patrick Murphy, who has...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 11:25 AM
[UPDATED with responses from Roger Stone and the South Florida Tea Party]
An upset voter called yesterday to say she'd gotten a robocall from the South Florida Tea Party endorsing Republican Sheriff Al Lamberti.
It was enough to make her re-...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 4:41 PM
It's a critical campaign dominated by big bucks fundraising, talking points platitudes and scathing TV attack ads.
It gives South Florida voters a big voice in deciding if Democrats or Republicans will control Congress for the next two years.
| Oct 16, 2012
| 12:42 PM
Democrat Lois Frankel dominated Republican Adam Hasner in the most recent fundraising competition in their congressional campaign, but Hasner had far more cash in the bank for the crucial closing weeks of the campaign.
Aggressive fundraising by the...
| Apr 14, 2013
| 4:00 PM
The tea party, facing lagging interest, is searching for a path to renewed relevance.
Gone are the annual April 15 mass rallies protesting taxes and government spending.
New leaders are changing priorities in Broward and Palm Beach county chapters....
| Apr 15, 2013
| 12:57 PM
The Center for Public Integrity has a new story out on former Congressman Allen West.
Here's a bit of the story:
Vanquished Rep. Allen West, R-Fla., is using his boatload of surplus campaign cash to fuel another political endeavor — building...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 2:01 PM
Former South Florida Congressman Allen West boosted his staff salaries by 88 percent in the fourth quarter of last year before leaving office, according to LegiStorm, a website that tracks congressional salaries.
West -- a Republican tea party...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 8:32 AM
Undeterred by his election defeat last fall, former Congressman Allen West is still raising money while launching a political action committee “to expose and combat the Obama Administration and its progressive plans.”
“We love our...