A Florida Politics Blog
Made fresh, never frozen, here's the juice on local and state politics from the staff of The Tampa Tribune, The St. Petersburg Tribune and the Tribune/Scripps Capital Bureau.
In a campaign event in Boca Raton today, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist outlined a plan to promote small business, a plan his campaign says will “create jobs by helping to strengthen Florida’s homegrown small businesse...
The opposing campaigns for Senate District 22 (Tampa, St. Petersburg) seem to have different ideas on what constitutes a “debate.”
In the aftermath of an embarrassing video of Orlando superlawyer and medical marijuana backer John Morgan making an extempore, profane and apparently somewhat inebriated speech in a Polk County bar, Republican critics have tried to tie Morgan to Demo...
A Tallahassee public-relations firm announced on its website it was dropping a $375,000 lawsuit against former client Eric Brody, a brain-damaged and paralyzed Broward County man.
When James Webb Baker Jr. read about Gov. Rick Scott’s efforts to purge voter registration roles of ineligible voters, he got mad.
The Florida Press Center – the capital’s home-away-from-home for many of the state’s newspapers, wire services and television and radio stations – is no longer for sale.
Charlie Crist’s independent committee, Charlie Crist for Florida, just dropped a $2.5 million donation to the Florida Democratic Party, following a $1.5 million donation a week ago....
George Sheldon, the Democratic candidate for attorney general, Tuesday announced the formation of a bipartisan panel supporting him.
As a prosecutor, Pam Bondi saw crime and brutality fueled by drugs.
Bay Area Legal Services will receive nearly $500,000 under the STOP Violence Against Women grants initiative, Congresswoman Kathy Castor announced on Monday.