Articles in Category: 'Bill McBride'

By: Nancy Smith | Posted: September 12, 2011 3:55 AM
 

Don't look now, but here comes another Democrat loser looking to choke off party competition in the 2014 election – or at the very least grab a seat at the table.

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: November 30, 2010 4:05 AM
 
At least one prominent Florida Democrat is encouraging state CFO Alex Sink, who narrowly lost to Rick Scott in the gubernatorial election, to remain open to making another bid for office.
 
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By: By Kathleen Haughney The News Service of Florida | Posted: November 19, 2010 4:05 AM

The highly contentious teacher merit pay proposal that was shot down by Gov. Charlie Crist last spring has re-emerged, but with some preliminary concessions to teachers and also perhaps to Gov.-elect Rick Scott, who -- as the father of a special education teacher -- voiced concerns about the proposal’s fairness to some educators.

 
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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: October 21, 2010 4:05 AM
 
After steering a moderate course through the gubernatorial election campaign, would Democrat Alex Sink make a hard left turn as governor?
 
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By: John Kennedy News Service of Florida | Posted: October 9, 2010 4:05 AM
Republican Rick Scott, who has already pumped almost $55 million of his own money into his campaign to become Florida’s next governor, released three years of federal and state tax returns Friday night.
 
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By: By Kathleen Haughney The News Service of Florida | Posted: September 18, 2010 4:05 AM
 
Democratic candidate for governor Alex Sink released five years of tax returns that showed a solid income for the state's chief financial officer, but offered little information about her other assets. The returns also forced the hand of Sink’s husband, who showed his financial cards, reporting some big poker winnings and losses.
 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: September 9, 2010 4:05 AM

The gubernatorial campaign is starting to heat up as Republican nominee Rick Scott and Democratic nominee Alex Sink spar over debates, clash over tax returns and jump in on an event planned to mark the anniversary of the 9/11 attacks by burning Qurans.

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: June 17, 2010 12:05 AM
 

Looking to become the first woman to serve as governor in Florida’s 165-year history -- and hoping to break a losing streak for the Democrats who have not won a gubernatorial election since 1994 -- state Chief Financial Officer Alex Sink filed the needed paperwork to ensure her name will be on the ballot.

 
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