Articles in Category: 'Ileana Ros-Lehtinen'

By: Kevin Derby | Posted: June 7, 2014 3:55 AM
 
Former Gov. Jeb Bush’s 2016 presidential prospects got a boost this week as a new poll shows him leading the pack of Republican presidential hopefuls in a key primary state. A Palmetto Poll released this week shows Bush rolling in South Carolina which traditionally holds its primary after Iowa and New Hampshire have their say.
 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: May 30, 2014 10:34 AM
 
Hillary Clinton-Charlie Crist 2016? Speaking to the Republican Club of the Palm Beaches this week, Florida Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam sounded the alarm to the GOP faithful, insisting the former governor and new Democrat could be on Clinton’s shortlist if he beats Gov. Rick Scott in November.
 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: February 15, 2014 3:55 AM
 

U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown, D-Fla., came out swinging at Florida’s Stand Your Ground law this week. The First Coast congresswoman accompanied Lucia Davis McBeth, the mother of Jordan Davis, a teenager killed in an altercation in Jacksonville back in November 2012.

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: March 15, 2014 3:55 AM
 

Possible Republican presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson will be hitting the Sunshine State next week. Carson made headlines for speaking against Obamacare at the National Prayer Breakfast last year despite President Barack Obama being in attendance.

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: March 8, 2014 3:55 AM
 

The Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) met this week and, as usual, it had a distinctly Florida feel. U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., was one of the featured speakers. Rubio, a possible Republican presidential candidate in 2016, focused on foreign policy, especially the crises in Ukraine and Venezuela. Veteran Republican strategist Matt Schlapp introduced Rubio.

 
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