Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Lights out

Voters kill anti-solar amendment BY JIM TURNER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – A controversial solar-energy ballot initiative fell short of the 60 percent voter approval...

Crist, Demings, Lawson going to Congress

COMPILED FROM WIRE REPORTS Here’s a roundup of political races of interest around the state. U.S. Congress Florida voters on Tuesday sent a former governor to Congress...

#BLACKVOTESMATTER

As Donald Trump unveils his ‘New Deal for Black America,’ Democrats make a mad dash around the state to get Black Floridians to the...

FLORIDA COURIER / 10TH STATEWIDE ANNIVERSARY

‘Forward, Ever’ Four years ago, the Florida Courier published a Special Election Issue recommending readers vote for the Democratic presidential ticket of Barack Obama and...

No right to vote

Felony convictions disenfranchise 1.7 million Floridians BY ALEXANDRA CLINTON FLORIDA CENTER FOR INVESTIGATIVE REPORTING For Roderick Kemp, an African-American living in Fort Lauderdale, the 2008 presidential election...

PRIVILEGE VS. ENTITLEMENT

The Florida Courier analyzes the presidential election BY THE FLORIDA COURIER EDITORIAL STAFF Donald Trump’s message of taking a figurative brick through the plate glass window...

EARLY VOTING BEGINS

Get your soul to the poll! Campaign signs lined the entrance at the Broward County early voting site on Monday at the Fort Lauderdale Branch...

‘NO’ on 1 and 2

Florida Courier analyzes amendments BY THE FLORIDA COURIER EDITORIAL STAFF In our opposition to Amendment 1, we stand in good company, including South Florida Congressman (and...

Poll says Clinton and Rubio have narrow leads

BY JIM TURNER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – As both major presidential campaigns blanket Florida in the final weeks before the Nov. 8 election,...

SUNLIGHT AND WEED

The fight over Amendments 1 and 2 on this year’s ballot heats up as early voting begins next week. COMPILED FROM WIRE AND STAFF REPORTS TALLAHASSEE...