Articles in Category: 'Florida Family Policy Council'

By: Kevin Derby | Posted: January 24, 2015 3:55 AM

Meghan McCain, the outspoken daughter of U.S. Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., is on “Team Jeb.” Speaking with Larry King on “Politicking” on Ora.TV, McCain said she was backing former Gov. Jeb Bush, R-Fla, for the Republican presidential nomination in 2016. While her father is on the sidelines, he has encouraged his ally U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., to enter the presidential primaries.

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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: April 3, 2014 11:41 AM
Surrogates are increasingly playing prominent roles in the Florida gubernatorial contest. Looking to win members of his new party over to him, former Gov. Charlie Crist had former state Sen. Dan Gelber out front this week, hitting Gov. Rick Scott for cutting education. The Crist team sent out an email from Gelber to supporters on Wednesday trying to rally Democrats against Scott on education.
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: August 29, 2011 3:55 AM
Michele Bachmann, Florida's own weekend tropical disturbance, showed Republicans she's not about to let Texas Gov. Rick Perry blow her out to sea.
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By: John Kennedy News Service of Florida | Posted: October 8, 2010 4:05 AM

Florida Republican lawmakers and major contributors who fiercely opposed Rick Scott during the party’s August primary for governor wasted little time sliding over to support the nominee.

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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: May 24, 2010 12:25 AM

Florida's "ultrasound" abortion bill is neither unique nor out of the mainstream of state policies around the country, a Sunshine State News analysis shows.

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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: May 21, 2010 12:33 AM

Florida Right to Life calls it "the most significant piece of pro-life legislation ever passed in Florida's history."

The American Civil Liberties Union says, "Here we go again. This legislation puts lawmakers in the exam room, during the most fragile point in any woman’s life, and takes the medical decision away from her and her doctor."

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