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Friday, Oct 31, 2014

Elections

Polls: Florida governor race remains a toss-up
In the Quinniapiac poll released Thursday, Charlie Crist, left, was supported by 43 percent of those polled while Gov. Rick Scott received support from 40 percent. The survey has a margin of error of plus or minus 3.4 percent, making the race a statistical tie. TRIBUNE FILE PHOTOS
Two new polls out Thursday appeared to show the Florida governor’s race is still a toss-up.
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Do your homework before heading to the polls. On the TBO.com Elections page find stories that will help you decide how to vote.
Guide to statewide and local elections
Signs outside the Jan Kiminis Platt Regional Library for early voting. JAY CONNER/STAFF
Tribune endorsements for Nov. 4 election
Voting booths stand ready for early voting at the Robert L. Gilder Elections Service Center on Faulkenburg Road in Hillsborough County. JIM REED/STAFF
Where to vote early in Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco
Guide to statewide and local elections

Guide to statewide and local elections

You still need to do your homework before heading to the polls Tuesday, right?
Updated: 3 hours ago

Water a top concern for voters

In Florida, discussions about the environment lead to water.
Updated: 7 hours ago
Polls: Florida governor race remains a toss-up

Polls: Florida governor race remains a toss-up

Two new polls out Thursday appeared to show the Florida governor’s race is still a toss-up.
Updated: 8 hours ago

Joe Biden to campaign for Crist, Garcia

MIAMI — Florida Democrats are getting some last-minute help from the White House.
Updated: 20 hours ago
Tribune endorsements for Nov. 4 election

Tribune endorsements for Nov. 4 election

The Tampa Tribune's editorial staff will be offering their endorsements on various local and statewide races leading to the Nov. 4 election. Here are their recommendations:
Published: 10/30/14
Where to vote early in Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco

Where to vote early in Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco

TAMPA — Early voting is under way in Hillsborough, Pasco and Pinellas counties. In Hillsborough, you can vote early 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. through Nov. 2, including weekends.
Published: 10/23/14
Updated: 10/30/14
Fresh Squeezed: The latest from our political blog

Fresh Squeezed: The latest from our political blog

Stay with our political blog, Fresh Squeezed, in the final days before the 2014 election.
Published: 10/30/14
Scott, Crist each see victory in record early vote

Scott, Crist each see victory in record early vote

TAMPA ­­— This year, for the second time in state history and the first time in a governor’s race, more Florida voters are expected to vote ahead of time by absentee ballot or early voting than on Election Day....
Published: 10/29/14
Ad Watch: Scott, Crist ads feature records on women

Ad Watch: Scott, Crist ads feature records on women

TAMPA ­­— As the heated governor’s race draws to a close, Rick Scott and Charlie Crist are fighting over votes with ads accusing each other of acting against the interests of Florida women.
Published: 10/28/14
Concession companies donate to airport board campaign

Concession companies donate to airport board campaign

TAMPA — Next year, the board that runs Tampa International Airport will approve new concession contracts worth $1.3 billion.
Published: 10/26/14