| Nov 4, 2013
| 8:41 AM
Since the day he changed his party declaration to Democrats last winiter, former Republican Gov. Charlie Crist has been assumed to be running for governor again. Actually, the speculation goes back much further.
| Jul 26, 2013
| 6:24 PM
Stevie Wonder might be on to something.
His idea of boycotting Florida and 22 other states that have Stand Your Ground laws may not go over well, but it is the type of thinking that should make people realize there are consequences for laws that result...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 4:28 PM
Word is getting around. The Dream Defenders are for real.
Whether you agree with their demands — chiefly to repeal Florida's "stand your ground" law — or view their protest as juvenile foot-stomping, this much is true:
This group of...
| Mar 30, 2013
Dear Sen. Chris L. Smith:
It was a long shot at best. Your attempt to tweak Florida's infamous Stand Your Ground law had about as much chance in the Florida Legislature as expanding Medicaid, imposing new taxes or paying teachers their true worth....
| Nov 6, 2012
| 6:19 PM
When my editor suggested I write today about Florida's U.S. Senate race, I told him I might first need to inform readers we had one.
If you didn't pay much attention to it, you're not alone.
Bill Nelson didn't either. And he won.
In fact, Nelson's...