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Roger Stone Planning Run for Marco Rubio’s Senate Seat

Political “hit man” Roger Stone — Richard Nixon’s “dirty trickster,” Scott Rothstein’s former political czar, and Tricky Dick face tattoo… READ MORE

Obama orders Rick Scott to expand Medicaid but without funds to do so

Florida lawmakers say they’re closer to averting a government shutdown this summer after the Obama administration moved to defuse a health-funding standoff with Republican Gov. Rick Scott that has featured a lawsuit, comparisons to a… READ MORE
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Florida Gov. Rick Scott asks courts to quickly intervene in Obamacare spat with HHS

Florida Gov. Rick Scott asked a federal court Thursday to thwart the Obama administration from using “unconstitutional coercion” to, in… READ MORE

Debbie Wasserman Schultz, circa 2013, was set to paint Obama as ‘anti-woman, anti-Semitic’

Democratic National Committee chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz had a backup plan of revenge in 2013, in case President Obama did move to replace her from her party position — and that was to paint him… READ MORE

Florida sees strange bedfellows in fight over solar power

A broad political coalition, from liberal environmentalists to tea-party conservatives, has banded together in Florida to press for something that ironically is in short supply in the Sunshine State: solar power. The group, which also… READ MORE
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Democrat Wasserman Schultz Pledged to Change Her Anti-Pot Vote for Dem Donor


Florida Democrat Debbie Wasserman Schultz has been left this week trying to explain why her office promised that the congresswoman… READ MORE

Bush beating Rubio in Florida battle

Jeb Bush is courting Republican lawmakers from Florida and securing their endorsements for his likely bid for the White House. The former Florida governor has rounded up the firm backing of five members of the… READ MORE
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Noooooooo! Debbie Wasserman Schultz considering 2016 Senate bid


Florida Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, the Democratic National Committee chairwoman, is strongly considering a bid for U.S. Senate, calculating that… READ MORE
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Vandals set fire at Florida church, write ‘Allahu Akbar’


MELBOURNE, Fla. – A possible hate crime is under investigation after a fire was set at a Central Florida church,… READ MORE

Russian Intel Ship Spying on US Missile Submarines

A Russian intelligence-gathering ship is again plying the waters off the southern United States in operations aimed at spying on U.S. ballistic missile submarines based in the area, defense officials said. The intelligence collection ship,… READ MORE

Florida Senate race draws a crowded field

Democrats hoping to flip Florida’s Senate seat might start looking to moderate Rep. Patrick Murphy — whether Sen. Marco Rubio (R) runs for reelection or not. The state could be a must-win for Democrats hoping… READ MORE
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Congresswomen who champion income equality are accused of hypocrisy for attending Grammys with wealthy Hollywood elite


They were walking the red carpet with the likes of Beyonce, Jay Z, Rihanna and Kanye West. But congresswomen Debbie… READ MORE

Rubio plots his path to victory

Marco Rubio sees room for himself in the GOP’s crowded 2016 field — and is starting to throw elbows to make space. The Florida senator is moving full throttle towards a White House bid, hitting… READ MORE