Articles in Category: 'Eric Jotkoff'

By: Kevin Derby | Posted: February 16, 2011 12:01 PM

With Gov. Rick Scott rejecting federal funds for a high-speed rail project between Tampa and Orlando Wednesday, political leaders across Florida quickly weighed in.

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By: John Kennedy News Service of Florida | Posted: February 2, 2011 3:55 AM
They’ve already got Rick Scott coming – but Tea Party activists are now trying to bring the faux ship Dartmouth out of storage to serve as backdrop for the Republican governor’s budget rollout next week.
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: April 27, 2010 12:53 AM
While Republicans are busy pointing fingers at each other over abuse of party credit cards, you hear barely a peep out of the Democrats.

Why is that?

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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: Kevin Derby | Posted: September 17, 2010 9:22 AM

Late Thursday the Florida Chamber of Commerce announced its endorsements in the gubernatorial and attorney general races -- backing Republican gubernatorial candidate Rick Scott and attorney general hopeful Pam Bondi over their Democratic rivals.

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By: By Kathleen Haughney The News Service of Florida | Posted: August 29, 2010 12:01 PM

The tea party movement muscled its way into the American political psyche over the past year with huge rallies, angry voters and colorful rhetoric. It’s not clear how much voters are responding, but in Florida, at least, the Republican Party appears to have taken notice.

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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: June 10, 2010 11:57 AM

According to a poll Quinnipiac University released on Thursday morning, two outsiders with backgrounds in business instead of politics have shaken up Florida’s political landscape.

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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: June 1, 2010 12:03 AM

While attacking the Republican Party of Florida for reckless credit-card expenditures, the Florida Democratic Party racked up plenty of charge card expenses of its own.

In 2008, the state Democratic Party paid $6,294 in "card member services," according to records obtained by Sunshine State News.

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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: April 30, 2010 10:19 AM
Palm Beach billionaire Jeff Greene jumped into the U.S. Senate race on Friday--making an exciting election contest even more dramatic.
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Posted: April 2, 2010 2:09 PM

What did Gov. Charlie Crist know about Jim Greer’s alleged shenanigans and when did he know it?

And shouldn’t the media be looking just as deeply into the fundraising and expenditure records of the Florida Democratic Party?

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