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  • Bill Clinton to raise bucks for Kosmas

     
    It’s been a rough couple of weeks for Democratic U.S. Rep. Suzanne Kosmas, but the New Smyrna Beach lawmaker got a dose of good news today when former President Bill Clinton agreed to headline a Wednesday fundraiser for her while he's in Florida for...
  • As Sink and Scott sprint to the finish, GOP beat Democrats in early voting

     
    GAINESVILLE — Democrat Alex Sink and Republican Rick Scott crisscrossed Florida to scrounge for pockets of votes Monday in a gubernatorial contest hinging on whether Sink can capture enough independents and GOP voters to survive the ant...
  • Gulf oil spill: Panel faults oil companies for 'culture of complacency'

     
    Investigators said Tuesday that they had uncovered "a suite of bad decisions" that included "one bad call after another" leading up to the April 20 Deepwater Horizon disaster that killed 11 people and created the worst offshore oil spill in......
  • What oil spill? Congress invited to eat Florida seafood

     
    By William E. Gibson, Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — Three of Florida’s top chefs on Wednesday will try to convince Congress and anyone interested that the state’s seafood industry is alive and healthy in the aftermath of the massive Gulf o...
  • History of South Florida sports focus of documentary

     
    Rick Horrow, veteran of numerous sports financing deals, is behind a new documentary that traces the history of South Florida sports from the Miami Dolphins' 1966 inaugural season to LeBron James??? July 8 ???Decision??? to change the face of the......
  • Rick Scott gets 75 pages of advice on how to be governor

     
    The folks at Florida TaxWatch have put together a 75-page ‘how-to’ handbook intended to help Rick Scott transition from campaigner to governor. A group chaired by state university Chancellor Frank Brogan solicited advice from more than 50 elected...
  • Scott to name ex-Army colonel as chief of staff

     
    By Tonya Alanez, (Fort Lauderdale) Sun Sentinel Gov.-elect Rick Scott’s chief of staff will be Mike Prendergast, a retired U.S. Army colonel and most recently a defeated Republican candidate for Congress in the Tampa Bay area, members of Scott’s...
  • BP panel report provokes responses

     
    Environmental groups and pro-drilling organizations quickly weighed in Tuesday on the National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill And Offshore Drilling's final report: U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer, D-California, chairman of the Senate...
  • Systemic failures lead to BP spill, says presidential commission

     
    The presidential panel investigating the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico last year reported the accident that killed 11 rig workers and smeared fives states with crude was avoidable. But findings released by the National Commission on the BP...
  • Graham says Scott’s short-term cuts will have long-term costs

     
    By William E. Gibson, Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — Bob Graham, a former Florida senator and governor, thinks the severe budget cuts proposed by current Gov. Rick Scott may jeopardize the state’s economic future. Graham, a Democrat from Miami...
  • Coast Guard planning for potential Cuba oil spill

     
    By William E. Gibson, Washington Bureau WASHINGTON –  The Coast Guard has formed contingency plans to protect U.S. waters and beaches in case of a major oil spill from drilling operations off the north coast of Cuba. Cuba has contracted with a...
  • Sen. Graham to discuss oil spill, homeland security at Embry-Riddle

     
    U.S. Senator Bob Graham will be at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University later this month to talk about the findings of the National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling. Graham, who was recently co-chairman of the ...