Politics

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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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: March 19, 2015 10:25 AM
 

Former U.S. Rep. Allen West optimized the ebb and flow of the tea party movement over the last five years, winning a congressional election in 2010 but losing two years later.

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: March 18, 2015 8:00 PM
 

Very few politicians experienced the roller coaster ride that former Florida Senate President Mike Haridopolos had over the last five years as he experienced more than his share of both triumphs and reversals.

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: March 17, 2015 7:00 PM
 

Over the last five years, former Florida House Speaker Will Weatherford has grown into one of the most prominent political leaders in the Sunshine State and his star could go even higher in the years to come.

 
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