| Sep 23, 2013
| 1:49 PM
More power to Nan Rich. The Broward Democrat (who is running for her party’s nomination for governor — something you probably didn’t know) has her heart in the right place. She proudly champions all the issues a progressive should.
| Jul 17, 2013
| 7:08 AM
Democrats Charlie Crist, Alex Sink, Bill Nelson and Nan Rich all lead Republican Gov. Rick Scott by double-digits in a head-to-head poll produced this month by The Kitchen Group, an Orlando-based subscription pollster that leans Democratic but is followed...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 7:54 AM
TALLAHASSEE — Gov. Rick Scott will travel the state this week on a "public listening tour" about what should be included in his $500million tax-cut pledge.
Call it part of the Republican governor's Extreme Makeover.
In recent weeks, Scott has also...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 2:06 PM
Alex Sink. Nan Rich. Charlie “Weather Vane” Crist. The first two aren’t exactly household names, which is sad because Ms. Sink spent a lot of money trying to become just that the last time around. “Nan Rich” elicits a...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 6:11 AM
It's 2014 governor's election campaign time in Florida, at least at low-key levels.
For nearly two months now the Republican Party of Florida has been running a low-volume but very strident campaign called "This Day in Crist-ORY," peppering the still-...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 8:23 AM
The 2014 gubernatorial campaign has officially begun.
Never mind that Republican incumbent Gov. Rick Scott hasn't yet formally announced or filed to run for re-election, or that the Democrats still don't have a candidate the party is ready to rally...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 3:39 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- With a growing economy and legislative wins in the bank, Gov. Rick Scott's political fortunes appear to be improving.
The latest Quinnipiac University poll released Tuesday found the Republican governor's job approval rating had climbed...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 3:52 PM
Florida Democrats are a titillated bunch these days.
They have far more registered voters than Republicans. The GOP governor is weak.
What they don't have is a candidate.
Actually, that's not true. They have one; a respected former state senator....
| Jun 15, 2013
| 3:38 PM
The center of the political world, at least for Florida’s Democrats, on Saturday was the two-story atrium at the Westin Diplomat Resort & Spa, an oasis of cool air and sweet smells – the hotel’s signature white tea scent –...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 10:50 AM
Nan Rich is ready to speak at the Florida Democratic Party's big Jefferson-Jackson Dinner fundraiser Saturday night in Hollywood, even though the party has told her, no thanks.
She has her ticket. She has her speech all written. The problem is, the...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 4:35 PM
Florida Democrats have been abuzz the past few days over a rumor that former Republican governor and (still undeclared) Democratic gubernatorial prospect Charlie Crist might be headed to Washington. “Not so,” Crist replied in an e-mail to...