| Apr 8, 2014
| 2:02 PM
Broward County Commissioner Stacy Ritter took to twitter Tuesday to express great concerns over the latest abortion restrictions moving through the Florida Legislature.
Ritter, a former member of the Florida House of Representatives, aimed some of her...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 7:13 AM
County officials say they won't support a bailout of the Florida Panthers hockey team without a better financial return for taxpayers.
But the Panthers appear to have something else in mind.
In the depths of the 59-page contract proposed by the team...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 2:03 PM
Broward business leaders intensified their push for federal government support for Port Everglades expansion with a full-page ad in The Hill, the Washington, D.C., publication for political insiders.
The ad, headlined “South Florida’s...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 9:07 AM
State Rep. Jim Waldman has one pretty clear message regarding his 2016 candidacy for Florida Senate: Everyone’s behind me, so nobody else ought to bother running.
(Memo to former State Sen. Skip Campbell, who held the seat until he was forced from...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 6:11 AM
Broward County officials are attempting to figure out how the residents here might be affected by the federal government shutdown.
Click here for an itemized list of impacts.
Here's what Commissioner Stacy Ritter has to say about it, in an email:...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 9:08 PM
Get the latest results for today's federal, state and county races.
5852 of 6088 precincts reporting
Barack Obama 49.9% 3,977,167
Mitt Romney 49.2% 3,924,092
Gary Johnson 0.5% 42,123
Jill Stein 0.1% 8,382
Roseanne Barr 0.1% 7,708...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 3:19 AM
Be prepared for Election Day with poll locations, our candidate endorsements and a guide to the amendments!
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| Apr 11, 2013
| 2:39 PM
Rapper and entertainment industry mogul Jay-Z responded Thursday with a forceful rejection of the criticism he’s received from South Florida politicians over his visit to Cuba last week with his wife Beyoncé.
And the couple received support from a...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 11:32 AM
Perhaps County Commissioner Stacy Ritter never heard of Dale Carnegie, the famous self-help author, whose books included the huge best seller “How to Win Friends and Influence People.”
U.S. Reps. Debbie Wasserman Schultz and Lois Frankel...
| May 21, 2009
| 4:26 PM
U.S. Rep. Kendrick Meek, D-Miami, today picked up a big-name Palm Beach County endorsement in his race for the U.S. Senate. West Palm Beach Mayor Lois Frankel came out in support of Meek, a fellow Democrat, saying the city needs......
| Oct 2, 2009
| 4:26 PM
The feud between airport expansion opponent Brenda Lee Chalifour and the Broward County Commission keeps escalating. This week, Chalifour filed official notice that she intends to sue for her ???unlawful detention and arrest??? during a June 2007 county...
| Oct 8, 2009
| 4:26 PM
To get a sense of what an insular world Broward politics is, just consider Tuesday???s alleged gun incident involving Broward mayor Stacy Ritter and her father, Edward Portner. When Ritter opened the door to her Parkland home and saw her......