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In 2000 when the votes for the Gore-Bush presidential race were still being counted in Florida long after Election Day, amid charges of voter fraud and suppression, I wrote a column about the importance of every single ballot being counted. I'm sure...
Tags: Polls, Barack Obama, Elections, Voting, Voting Machines
Sun ReporterVice President Al Gore filed a brief with the Florida Supreme Court yesterday, asking it to overturn a judicial ruling that threw out his election challenge and to order an immediate manual recount of contested ballots that he believes will bring him...
Sun ReporterWith the presidency at stake, the Supreme Court will assemble today to seek a constitutional formula for ending the conflict over the last unsettled electoral votes - Florida's decisive 25. The nine justices, returning to their courtroom for the second...
Sun ReporterDisplaying statistical charts and voting machines brimming with chads, two expert witnesses for Vice President Al Gore testified yesterday about the likelihood that a machine count of Election Day ballots overlooked votes for president. The testimony...
Sun ReporterThe U.S. Supreme Court, its deep division on full public display, stopped the vote counting in Florida yesterday and set the stage for a ruling that could make George W. Bush the next president. By a vote of 5-4, the court blocked a 22-hour-old ruling by...
Sun ReportersJust when it seemed Vice President Al Gore was gasping his last in a marathon struggle for the White House, the Florida Supreme Court gave him a shot of oxygen, ordering the manual recount of more than 40,000 contested Florida ballots that he hopes will...
Sun ReporterMindful of the extraordinary dispute before it, the Florida Supreme Court pressed lawyers for Al Gore and George W. Bush yesterday to answer whether they should intervene in the contested presidential election and resolve the case by Tuesday when the...
Sun ReporterGeorge W. Bush's campaign said yesterday that a recount confirmed that he had won Florida's election and called on Al Gore to reconsider his decision to support court fights and further recounts in the state. But the Gore campaign rejected the...
Sun ReporterTaking a page from a Perry Mason script, lawyers for Vice President Al Gore turned an expert witness for Texas Gov. George W. Bush into an ally in their fight for a hand count of contested Florida ballots that could overturn the presidential election....
Tallahassee Bureau ChiefTALLAHASSEE -- On the final day of session, the Florida Legislature answered the national elections scorn the state absorbed over its long lines and tortoise pace in declaring Barack Obama its 2012 presidential winner. Lawmakers on Friday sent Gov. Rick...
Tallahassee Bureau ChiefTALLAHASSEE -- Backers of a sweeping sports stadium package were working furiously Friday to convince the Florida House to pass tax-breaks for the Miami Dolphins, Orlando soccer boosters, Daytona International Speedway and others. Central Florida Sens....
When Bob Graham speaks, people should listen. If he tells you something, you can take it to the bank. Graham's integrity resulted in his never losing an election during 38 years in politics, including eight as Florida's governor and 18 as a U.S....
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