Articles in Category: 'Barack Obama'

By: Kevin Derby | Posted: March 27, 2015 7:00 PM
 

Over the last five years, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio has risen from a former state legislative leader who was an underdog to win a U.S. Senate seat to a possible presidential contender, a phenomenal ascent over such a short period.

 
Full Story
By: Kevin Derby | Posted: March 26, 2015 7:00 PM
 

Despite President Barack Obama carrying Florida and U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson’s re-election efforts in 2012, the last five years , on the whole, have not been happy ones for Florida Democrats.

 
Full Story
By: Kevin Derby | Posted: March 23, 2015 8:30 PM
 

Over the last five years, U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson continued his stint as the most consistently effective Democrat in Florida in recent years, even as he often took a supporting role on the political stage.

 
Full Story
By: Kevin Derby | Posted: March 20, 2015 7:00 PM
 

At the end of last month, nationally prominent pundit Fred Barnes, one of the co-founders of the Weekly Standard and a familiar face on Fox News, spoke to the Federalist Society at Walt Disney World about how Republican state attorneys general have offered the most effective opposition to President Barack Obama.

 
Full Story
By: Kevin Derby | Posted: March 19, 2015 10:25 AM
 

Former U.S. Rep. Allen West optimized the ebb and flow of the tea party movement over the last five years, winning a congressional election in 2010 but losing two years later.

 
Full Story
By: Kevin Derby | Posted: March 13, 2015 11:15 AM
 

Jacksonville Mayor Alvin Brown has posed quite a problem for conservatives over the last five years. He has shown political skills he didn't display when he primaried U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown, D-Fla., in the 1990s and has been able to find some success in traditionally Republican Jacksonville by hiding in the weeds and toning town his Democratic affiliation.

 
Full Story