After being selected by Florida State University’s (FSU) board of trustees to be its next president, Florida Sen. John Thrasher, R-St. Augustine, resigned as Gov. Rick Scott’s re-election campaign chairman on Wednesday.
Former Republican Party of Florida (RPOF) Chairman Lenny Curry had an eye-opening first month as he angles to defeat Jacksonville Mayor Alvin Brown next year. Curry’s team announced this week that they had brought in $568,730 in June, claiming that was twice the amount they had hoped to bring in.
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.