Florida / Campaigns

Florida | Campaigns

Florida Supreme Court Upholds Broward County Term Limits

In a ruling released Thursday morning, the Florida Supreme Court upheld voter-imposed term limits for Broward County commissioners. Broward voters approved the term limits law in 2000. The Court’s ruling in Telli v. Broward County means county commissioners John Rodstrom and Ilene Lieberman will be ineligible to run for re-election this November. Rodstrom’s wife, Fort […]

Florida | Campaigns

Herman Cain endorses George LeMieux

Tonite at the Hernando County Lincoln Day Dinner Former Presidential Candidate Herman Cain announced his endorsement of George LeMieux’s candidacy for US Senate. George LeMieux served in the US Senate when then Governor Charlie Crist appointed him to serve the remainder of Mel Martinez’s term. LeMieux is currently running against Representative Connie Mack IV, Colonel […]

Florida | Campaigns

GOP Candidate Radel yields domain names to opponents

Though his campaign had maintained that there was nothing illegal in their actions and that no “cybersquatting” occured, the Radel Campaign has stated that they will “donate”  and transfer the domain names to their primary competitors.    The damage may have already been done however, as can be gathered from the  statement of  Matt Pusateri, campaign […]

Florida | Campaigns

State Authorities Drop Investigation of Rep. David Rivera

The Florida state attorney’s office announced in a 16-page memorandum on Wednesday that it would not pursue charges against Rep. David Rivera (R-Fla.), but the federal investigation into the congressman’s finances continues. The initial investigation, which was launched by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement in 2010, centered around payments made by a Florida dog […]

Florida | Campaigns

FL Congressional Candidate Uses Miami Dolphins Branding Without Permission

By Tom Lauder and Chris Leggatt It  sounds like a political touchdown: A south Florida-based Congressional candidate uses Miami Dolphins colors, signature font, jerseys, and Hall of Famer Larry Csonka in her latest campaign commercial. Every Dolfan will love it and support her campaign, right? But there’s a catch, if the NFL football team’s property is […]

Florida | Campaigns

Let The Sunshine In

Ah Florida, the Sunshine State. Home to sun, beaches, Mickey Mouse, Shamu, tourists and electoral hi-jinks. You remember Bush/Gore 2000 don’t you? We do, so please spare us the “pregnant chad” jokes.  Many assume things must have gotten better in the last twelve years; Well… Florida has gone from chads to electronic voting machines and […]

Page 27 of 27« First...1020...2324252627