Articles in Category: 'Daniel Smith'

By: Kenric Ward | Posted: February 5, 2011 3:55 AM
 
Moving to the right of GOP icon Jeb Bush, Gov. Rick Scott is breaking new ground in his proposed state budget.
 
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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: November 6, 2010 4:05 AM
 
Discouraged, disgusted and restless, some Florida Democrats want Party Chairwoman Karen Thurman's head on a platter.
 
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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: Kenric Ward | Posted: October 6, 2010 4:05 AM
 
Who knew Sarah Palin and Nancy Pelosi had so much in common? As partisan politicians who shore up their respective party bases, the former Alaska governor and the U.S. House speaker are mirror images -- in reverse.
 
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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: October 6, 2010 4:05 AM
A sharp increase in the number of Floridians casting absentee ballots is changing the ways of winning political campaigns.
 
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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: September 14, 2010 4:05 AM
 

While Democrats and media pundits denigrate any thought of the Republican Party suing Gov. Charlie Crist over hundreds of thousands of dollars in party-paid travel expenses, at least one GOP strategist sees potential upsides, legally and politically.
 
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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: August 26, 2010 4:05 AM
 

A combination of negative ads and poll-driven speculation in the media ate away at Rick Scott's double-digit lead in the Republican gubernatorial campaign and almost cost him the election.
 
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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: August 18, 2010 4:05 AM
 

Riding a late TV advertising blitz and Jeb Bush's endorsement, Bill McCollum has pulled into a statistical tie with rival Rick Scott in the Republican gubernatorial race, a new Sunshine State News Poll finds.

 
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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: August 17, 2010 4:05 AM
 
Just a week before Election Day, more than one in three Democrats remains undecided about who to vote for in the party's contest for attorney general.
 
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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: August 4, 2010 1:20 PM


Republican voters are dead-set against public financing of election campaigns in Florida, a new Sunshine State News Poll reveals.

 
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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: July 29, 2010 8:25 AM

Rick Scott holds a 43 to 32 percent lead over Bill McCollum for the Republican gubernatorial nomination, according to a Quinnipiac University poll of likely primary voters.

 
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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: July 28, 2010 4:05 AM

After the Shirley Sherrod debacle, President Barack Obama doesn't need to pick another fight with his African-American base. But Florida's Democratic Senate primary poses a new no-win situation.
 
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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: May 18, 2010 12:11 AM
 

When it comes to parties, Karen Thurman is no Jim Greer. But spending by the Florida Democratic Party has rebounded solidly after the FDP's near-death experience in 2004.

Under FDP Chairman Thurman, the party spent $46.3 million from 2007-2009, according to internal financial reports.

 
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