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.
The battle of endorsements between the two leading candidates in the Florida House District 61 Democratic primary keeps getting hotter.
Florida Democrats are raising anew an issue from the 2010 election by demanding Gov. Rick Scott release a deposition in a lawsuit in which a walk-in clinic company he ran was accused of fraud....
President Barack Obama’s job approval ratings remain mired in the 40’s, while Hillary Clinton handily leads all likely 2016 Republican challengers in a new Quinnipiac University poll of Florida voters released today....
It’s unclear what companies, if any, are willing to shell out cash for miniature billboards on state trails.
U.S. Rep. Kathy Castor, D-Fla., won’t give up on the issue of Medicaid expansion.
The Orlando-based No Casinos in Florida group on Wednesday released the list of candidates running for the Florida Legislature who took their anti-gambling pledges.
The pro-business Florida Chamber of Commerce has endorsed six Tampa Bay-area candidates for the state Legislature, including a Democrat vying to replace term-limited state Rep. Betty Reed.
A second new poll now shows likely Democratic nominee Charlie Crist with a narrow lead over Gov. Rick Scott in the Florida governor’s race.
In a reversal from a poll two weeks ago, a SurveyUSA poll now shows likely Democratic nominee Charlie Crist leading Gov. Rick Scott in the Florida governor’s race....
Gov. Rick Scott on Monday announced the individual projects funded as part of the long-awaited Coast to Coast Connector, Florida’s cross-state hiking and biking trail.