Articles in Category: 'Jeff Kottkamp'

By: Nancy Smith | Posted: January 16, 2014 3:55 AM
 

What if Charlie Crist wins? Florida Atlantic University board members might want to think that one through before they hand George LeMieux the keys to the kingdom.

 
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By: Ed Moore, Ph.D. | Posted: November 2, 2010 5:05 PM
One of the few really fun things to do when observing the American political game of elections is to speculate on a host of “what-ifs.” The Florida 2010 election offers more possibilities for this game than most elections do. The root cause of so many variant options to what might have been start at the feet of Florida Gov. Charlie Crist.
 
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POSTED: January 7, 2011
By: Kevin Derby | Posted: February 7, 2011 3:55 AM
 

Senate President Mike Haridopolos, R-Merritt Island, started his bid to challenge Democratic U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson in 2012 with a bang Thursday, bringing in around $1 million at a fund-raising event in Orlando.

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: February 1, 2011 12:18 PM
 

While U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio will not be speaking at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) later in February, two of his fellow Sunshine State Republicans will be addressing the event.

 
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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: January 6, 2011 2:30 PM
 
Gov. Rick Scott is shooting down official frequent fliers with his decision to sell the state's airplanes, though it's unclear how much money taxpayers will save.
 
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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: January 6, 2011 3:55 AM
 
Calling Florida "the drug supplier for the rest of the country," former state Sen. Dave Aronberg is leading Attorney General Pam Bondi's fight against "pill mills."
 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: January 5, 2011 3:55 AM
 

Besides outgoing Gov. Charlie Crist, there were three former governors attending Rick Scott’s inauguration as the state’s 45th governor: Claude Kirk, who was elected in 1966; Bob Martinez, who won office in 1986; and Jeb Bush, who was elected in 1998 and 2002.

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: December 29, 2010 4:05 AM
 

Incoming Gov. Rick Scott continues his “inaugural appreciation” tour of the state with a whirlwind trip across Florida Wednesday.

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: December 18, 2010 4:05 AM
 
Some big names will be helping to usher in Rick Scott as Florida’s 45th governor. While famed Irish tenor Ronan Tynan, best known for his versions of “God Bless America” during Yankees games, will be singing, the selection of evangelical leader Chuck Colson to serve as the keynote speaker for Scott’s prayer breakfast has raised some eyebrows.
 
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By: By Kathleen Haughney The News Service of Florida | Posted: October 29, 2010 4:05 AM
 

The final days of campaigning for former Hillsborough prosecutor Pam Bondi and state Sen. Dan Gelber to be the next attorney general likely won’t be very polite.

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: October 22, 2010 4:05 AM
 

Conservative icon Phyllis Schlafly and the Eagle Forum PAC have endorsed Republican gubernatorial candidate Rick Scott, in the hope that he can "keep this state prosperous."

 
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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: September 23, 2010 5:32 PM
 
An ambiguously worded state statute could put Florida in the middle of another national controversy this fall.
 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: September 23, 2010 4:05 AM

Tampa will be hosting the 2012 Republican National Convention, and that fact hasn't escaped a bevy of potential presidential candidates who are eyeing the Sunshine State two years ahead of time.

 
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