Politics

By: Kevin Derby | Posted: March 26, 2015 9:53 AM
 

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: March 25, 2015 7:00 PM
 

When he nominated then-Gov. Al Smith, D-N.Y., for president at the 1924 Democratic National Convention, Franklin D. Roosevelt took a line from a Wordsworth poem and labeled his friend the “happy warrior.”

 
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By: Allison Nielsen | Posted: March 25, 2015 1:38 PM
 

 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: March 25, 2015 12:01 AM
 

During Sunshine State News' first three years, we dismissed John Morgan as just another rich and powerful Florida trial attorney. That would be our mistake.

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: March 23, 2015 8:30 PM
 

Over the last five years, U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson continued his stint as the most consistently effective Democrat in Florida in recent years, even as he often took a supporting role on the political stage.

 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: March 22, 2015 8:00 PM
 

Few people in Florida politics displayed greater resolve and grace during the last five years than Weston Democrat Nan Rich.

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: March 20, 2015 7:00 PM
 

At the end of last month, nationally prominent pundit Fred Barnes, one of the co-founders of the Weekly Standard and a familiar face on Fox News, spoke to the Federalist Society at Walt Disney World about how Republican state attorneys general have offered the most effective opposition to President Barack Obama.

 
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By: Ed Dean | Posted: March 20, 2015 11:13 AM
 

Welcome to "The Dean's List" -- an Ed Dean-style look at who Florida's political achievers were (and weren't) in the last seven days. What you see here is strictly my opinion, not necessarily the editor's or the rest of the staff at Sunshine State News.

 
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