Articles in Category: 'Democrat'

By: Kenric Ward | Posted: September 29, 2010 4:05 AM
 

In one of the most closely watched U.S. House races in the nation, Republican Daniel Webster now holds a 7-point lead over Democratic Rep. Alan Grayson in Central Florida's 8th Congressional District, according to a new Sunshine State News Poll.

 
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By: Pat Buchanan | Posted: July 19, 2011 3:55 AM

Though President Obama has run rings about the Republican Party in the debt-ceiling debate, that party can yet emerge victorious, if it will stick to its guns.

 
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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: July 14, 2011 3:55 AM
 

Of three of the biggest political names in Florida, only one -- former Gov. Charlie Crist -- has a favorable rating topping 40 percent, according to a new Sunshine State News poll.
 
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By: Lane Wright | Posted: November 3, 2010 5:14 AM
 

After hours of anticipation, and a shrinking lead, Rick Scott announced that, however narrow the margin, he will be the winner of the gubernatorial contest.

 
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By: Lane Wright | Posted: November 2, 2010 4:05 AM
 
Rick Scott pulled his big bus into a small-business parking lot in West Palm Beach on the eve of Election Day. He's in a tight race with Alex Sink, hoping he can get his supporters -- or at least those against Alex Sink and Democrats -- to the polls.
 
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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: October 30, 2010 4:05 AM
 
While Republican Rick Scott battles Democrat Alex Sink in a tight gubernatorial contest, Republicans hold steady 9- to 13-point leads for Florida's three other Cabinet-level positions, according to a Sunshine State News Poll.
 
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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: October 28, 2010 6:26 PM
 
According to Sunshine State News' nightly tracking poll, in the U.S. Senate race independent Charlie Crist has lost 2 percentage points since the surveys began Oct. 13. Meanwhile, Republican Marco Rubio has padded his lead by 4 points and Democrat Kendrick Meek has picked up a point.
 
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After weeks of trying to get Alex Sink to answer questions about her own accountability in the much-ballyhooed Tallahassee Taj Mahal, Sink and her campaign finally allowed the question after a rally at Palm Beach State College in Lake Worth.
 
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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: October 27, 2010 4:05 AM
 

Challenging Charlie Crist's credibility, NBC News' David Gregory hammered away at the independent Senate candidate's "evolving" positions on a host of issues Tuesday night.
 
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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: October 18, 2010 4:05 AM
 
Republican Adam Putnam tops a four-way field for state commissioner of agriculture, according to a Sunshine State News Poll.
 
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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: October 1, 2010 4:05 PM

Democratic Rep. Alan Grayson's slender hopes for retaining his 8th Congressional District seat would be all but dashed if he were in a one-on-one race with Republican Daniel Webster, a Sunshine State News Poll shows.

 
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By: Lane Wright | Posted: September 25, 2010 4:05 AM
 

Vice President Joe Biden headlined a Democratic rally in South Florida today to help narrow the enthusiasm gap and elect Democrats like Kendrick Meek.
 
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By: Lane Wright | Posted: September 24, 2010 4:05 AM
 

While admitting to not having seen what's in the Republican "Pledge to America" today, Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Kendrick Meek used its tenets to attack the policies and records of both Republican Marco Rubio and the no-party-candidate Charlie Crist.

 
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By: Lane Wright | Posted: September 17, 2010 4:05 AM
 

 

Individual members of the South Florida Agriculture Association say they are departing from the association's traditional Republican stance to back a lieutenant governor candidate they know, Democrat Rod Smith.

 
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POSTED: September 4, 2010
By: Lane Wright | Posted: September 15, 2010 4:05 AM
 

While still down in the polls, Kendrick Meek is trying to bolster his U.S. Senate campaign with the help of the state's veterans.

 
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By: Lane Wright | Posted: September 14, 2010 4:05 AM
 

Scott Maddox is trying to win the commissioner of agriculture seat without any support from the many agriculture associations across the state.

His tactic? Turn his opponent's ag-support into a negative.

 
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By: Lane Wright | Posted: September 13, 2010 4:05 AM
 

In a year when having a lot of political experience is seen as a negative, Scott Maddox and Adam Putnam attempt to defend their past political lives despite their individual controversies.
 
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By: Lane Wright | Posted: September 10, 2010 4:05 AM
 

It may not have all the glamor and hype of the U.S. Senate and gubernatorial races, but the commissioner of agriculture is not a race -- or a job -- to be ignored.

 
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