Thursday, October 1, 2020

Democrats vow to ‘fight’

Outnumbered as usual in the legislature BY LLOYD DUNKELBERGER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – Continuing to be dramatically outnumbered by Republicans, Democratic lawmakers on Monday...

Justice for all under Sessions as AG?

Civil rights advocates brace for a shift in Justice Department  priorities under Trump’s new attorney general. BY DEL QUENTIN WILBER TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE WASHINGTON – Under the...

Republicans demonize Obama, make historic political gains

BY DAVID LIGHTMAN MCCLATCHY WASHINGTON BUREAU / TNS ORLANDO – Republican governors have a surprising message for President Barack Obama: We’ll miss you. Their “Demonize Obama” strategy...

Florida Democrats seeking answers, state leader

Party members reflect on election, will decide who will be next chair BY LLOYD DUNKELBERGER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – After losing the state’s presidential...

Will Trump deliver on his promises?

On trade and the Supreme Court. Yes. On some other issues, it’s more of a maybe. BY RICK MONTGOMERY DAVE HELLING AND SCOTT CANON KANSAS CITY STAR/TNS Donald Trump...

‘WHITELASH’

A broad coalition of White voters, led by non-college educated men and rural voters, elect Donald J. Trump as America’s 45th president in one...

ELECTION 2016

A legacy at risk President Obama spoke in Kissimmee at a rally last week for Hillary Clinton in a futile effort to win Florida’s 29 electoral...

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...

Voters overwhelmingly approve medical marijuana

Amendment 2 passes in Florida with at least 70 percent of vote BY DARA KAM THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – Stunning even some of the...