Florida

Muslims in Miami Scream: ‘We Are Hamas’

For all the Baby Boomers out in media land, could there be a jingle more annoying than Wendy’s, octogenarian with her nails-scratching-on-the-chalkboard, “WHERE’S THE BEEF?” Well, lately if you have been anywhere near a street corner…

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Republican Congressman Sides With FL Judge On Gay Marriage

Nothing last forever in life, especially marriages. I am one of those that believes that gay’s should have the same right as heterosexuals to lose half of their life savings and future earnings in an…

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Florida town stunned by news of police KKK ties

FRUITLAND PARK, Fla. (AP) — Ann Hunnewell and her central Florida police officer husband knelt in the living room of a fellow officer’s home, with……

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Florida’s political landscape upended with ruling

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida’s political landscape is being upended by a landmark legal ruling that one legal expert says could influence the……

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Democrats’ Florida push calls for US shift on Cuba

MIAMI (AP) — When Charlie Crist went to Miami’s Little Havana recently, the Democratic candidate for governor stood before a crowd and said what……

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‘Not one single complaint,’ about VA hospitals, congresswoman says

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — As the VA fiasco continues to grab headlines, a Florida congresswoman wants to put the nation at ease about any potential problems in the Sunshine State.
“I did my reconnaissance in Florida,…

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Front-runner Emerges in GOP Special Election for Trey Radel Seat

Florida Republicans head to the polls for a special election Tuesday to pick a nominee to succeed former Rep. Trey Radel, who exited Congress earlier this year following his arrest for cocaine possession that culminated…

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Fla. insiders: Jeb will run in ’16, not Rubio

Florida political insiders say they think former Gov. Jeb Bush (R) will ultimately decide to run for president in 2016, a new poll suggests.
Nearly 75 percent say they believe Bush will launch a White…

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Florida lawmakers approve ‘warning shot’ bill revising self-defense laws

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The Florida Senate on Thursday approved the so-called warning shot bill, moving to significantly revise the state’s…

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Florida kindergartner says teacher told her: ‘You’re not allowed to pray’

A 5-year-old kindergartner in Oviedo, Fla., went home from school and told her family that her “lunch teacher” wouldn’t let her bow her head and pray in the cafeteria.
The girl, whose name was not…

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Primary for Trey Radel’s Seat Escalates on TV Airwaves

In the special election to succeed former Rep. Trey Radel, R-Fla., former state Rep. Paige Kreegel has gone on the airwaves with a campaign ad intended to introduce him to GOP voters ahead of the…

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Palin endorses state senator for Radel seat

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin is endorsing state Sen. Lizbeth Benacquisto in the GOP primary to replace former Rep. Trey Radel (R-Fla.), who resigned in January.
The Palin endorsement indicates conservative division in the race,…

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OBAMACARE TEST VOTE? GOP candidate narrowly wins Fla. special election

Republican David Jolly narrowly defeated Democrat Alex Sink on Tuesday in a Tampa-area House race largely seen as a critical…

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