Sunshine State News RSS Feed http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/admin/content/stories en Things Fall Apart http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/things-fall-apart <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/pat-buchanan">Pat Buchanan</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: October 25, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> When this writer was 3 years old, the Empire of Japan devastated Battleship Row of the U.S. Pacific Fleet at Pearl Harbor. <br /><br />Before I was 7, Gen. MacArthur was in an office in Tokyo overlooking the Imperial Palace, dictating to a shattered Japan.<a href="/story/things-fall-apart"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/Patrick-buchanan.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="360" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/things-fall-apart" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/things-fall-apart#comments News Columns Sat, 25 Oct 2014 00:01:19 +0000 Allison Nielsen 5935716 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Weekly Roundup: Countdown to Election Day http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/weekly-roundup-countdown-election-day <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/brandon-larrabee-news-service-florida-0">Brandon Larrabee News Service of Florida</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: October 25, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/weekly-roundup-countdown-election-day"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/charliecristrickscott-sunshinestatenews_0.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="111" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/weekly-roundup-countdown-election-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/weekly-roundup-countdown-election-day#comments News Politics Fri, 24 Oct 2014 23:30:46 +0000 Chris Moran 5935703 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Florida Supreme Court Says Warrantless Cellphone Spying a No-Go http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/florida-supreme-court-says-warrantless-cell-phone-spying-no-go <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/william-patrick-floridawatchdogorg">William Patrick FloridaWatchdog.org</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: October 25, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/florida-supreme-court-says-warrantless-cell-phone-spying-no-go"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/police-car-with-headlights-on_100391256_m-620x286-300x138.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="124" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/florida-supreme-court-says-warrantless-cell-phone-spying-no-go" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/florida-supreme-court-says-warrantless-cell-phone-spying-no-go#comments News Politics Fri, 24 Oct 2014 22:40:43 +0000 Nancy Smith 5935688 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Homeland Security Priorities http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/payne-cartoon-57 <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: October 25, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <a href="/story/payne-cartoon-57"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/paynecartoon-sunshinestatenews_72.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="186" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/payne-cartoon-57" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/payne-cartoon-57#comments Cartoons News Fri, 24 Oct 2014 19:36:58 +0000 Allison Nielsen 5935619 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com From Tallahassee to Capitol Hill, Florida Leaders Want Feds to Step Up on Ebola http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/tallahassee-capitol-hill-florida-leaders-want-feds-step-ebola <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/kevin-derby">Kevin Derby</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: October 25, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/tallahassee-capitol-hill-florida-leaders-want-feds-step-ebola"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/rondesantisalangrayson-sunshinestatenews.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="116" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/tallahassee-capitol-hill-florida-leaders-want-feds-step-ebola" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/tallahassee-capitol-hill-florida-leaders-want-feds-step-ebola#comments Alan Grayson CDC Centers for Disease Control Congress Craig Spencer Dennis Ross Ebola Ileana Ros-Lehtinen Marco Rubio MIA Miami International Airport News Nicole Lurie Obama Administration Rick Scott Ron DeSantis Ron Klain Thomas Eric Duncan Tom Frieden Politics Fri, 24 Oct 2014 18:50:40 +0000 Kevin Derby 5935599 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Political Bits and Pieces http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/political-bits-and-pieces-121 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/kevin-derby">Kevin Derby</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: October 25, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>Potential Republican presidential candidate <strong>U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan</strong>, R-Wis., hit the Sunshine State for the second time in recent weeks on Thursday. Ryan, the chairman of the U.S. House Budget Committee and running mate of <strong>former Gov. Mitt Romney</strong>, R-Mass., in the 2012 presidential election, appeared at a fundraiser in Longboat Key with three Republican congressmen from the Sunshine State: <strong>Vern Buchanan, David Jolly</strong> and <strong>Jeff Miller</strong>.<strong> </strong></p><a href="/story/political-bits-and-pieces-121"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/bits-and-pieces-logo-nowords.png" alt="" title="" width="270" height="274" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/political-bits-and-pieces-121" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/political-bits-and-pieces-121#comments Al Franken Alan Grayson Allison Grimes Anna Eshoo Barack Obama Bill Flores Carlos Curbelo Chris Christie Chuck Baldwin Congress Constitution Party Darrell Castle David Jolly David Vitter Debbie Wasserman Schultz Democratic National Committee Devin Nunes DNC Doug Lamborn Gus Bilirais Jason Chaffetz Jim Jordan Joe Garcia John Boehner John Boozman John Cornyn John Mica Ken Philipson Marco Rubio Michael Turner Mike Pompeo Mitch McConnell Mitt Romney News Paul Ryan Peter King Phil Roe Republican Governors Association RGA Rick Scott Roll Call Ted Blacburn Vern Buchanan Virgil Goode Politics Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:26:51 +0000 Kevin Derby 5935511 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Bill Clinton Heads to Florida to Help Democrats Build a Bench http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/bill-clinton-heads-florida-help-democrats-build-bench <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/jeff-henderson-1">Jeff Henderson</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: October 25, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/bill-clinton-heads-florida-help-democrats-build-bench"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/gwengrahambillclintonpatrickmurphy-sunshinestatenews.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="77" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/bill-clinton-heads-florida-help-democrats-build-bench" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/bill-clinton-heads-florida-help-democrats-build-bench#comments Adam Putnam Barack Obama Bill Clinton Bob Graham Carl Domino Charlie Crist Dan Gelber Dave Aronberg DCCC Debbie Wasserman Schultz Gwen Graham Hillary Clinton Howard Dean Jeff Atwater John Kerry Nancy Pelosi News Patrick Murphy Rick Scott Rod Smith Scott Maddox U.S. Chamber of Commerce Politics Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:10:58 +0000 Kevin Derby 5935486 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Rick Scott in Tampa: 'We're Going to Have a Strong Finish' http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/rick-scott-tampa-were-going-have-strong-finish <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/allison-nielsen">Allison Nielsen</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: October 24, 2014 1:00 PM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p dir="ltr"></p><a href="/story/rick-scott-tampa-were-going-have-strong-finish"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/rickscott-sunshinestatenews_7.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="112" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/rick-scott-tampa-were-going-have-strong-finish" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/rick-scott-tampa-were-going-have-strong-finish#comments Bill Galvano Charlie Crist Duke Energy Early Voting general election Greenpeace Florida News Rick Scott Tom Steyer Will Weatherford Politics Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:53:35 +0000 Allison Nielsen 5935565 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Obama's Secret Amnesty Plan: Damn the Congress, Full Speed Ahead http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/obamas-secret-amnesty-plan-damn-congress-full-speed-ahead <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/nancy-smith">Nancy Smith</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: October 24, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>Why wait for Congress when you've got executive privilege? I guess that's the idea.</p><a href="/story/obamas-secret-amnesty-plan-damn-congress-full-speed-ahead"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/SSN_I-Beg-To-Differ_Logo_Final.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="311" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/obamas-secret-amnesty-plan-damn-congress-full-speed-ahead" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/obamas-secret-amnesty-plan-damn-congress-full-speed-ahead#comments amnesty Barack Obama Bob Dane Center for Immigration Studies citizenship Dan Pfeiffer David North Federation for American Immigration Reform green cards Illegal Aliens Immigration reform Josh Earnest League of Women Voters legal residency News U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services USCIS White House work permits Columns Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:52:44 +0000 Nancy Smith 5935412 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Barack Obama, Bewildered Bystander http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/barack-obama-bewildered-bystander <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/charles-krauthhammer">Charles Krauthammer</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: October 24, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>WASHINGTON -- The president is upset. Very upset. Frustrated and angry. Seething about the government's handling of Ebola, said the front-page headline in The New York Times last Saturday.</p><a href="/story/barack-obama-bewildered-bystander"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/Charles-Krauthammer-Mug.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="360" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/barack-obama-bewildered-bystander" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/barack-obama-bewildered-bystander#comments News Columns Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:16:12 +0000 Allison Nielsen 5935394 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Five Questions for Gwen Graham http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/five-questions-gwen-graham-0 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/margie-menzel-news-service-florida">Margie Menzel News Service of Florida</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: October 24, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/five-questions-gwen-graham-0"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/gwengraham-sunshinestatenews.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="135" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/five-questions-gwen-graham-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/five-questions-gwen-graham-0#comments News Politics Thu, 23 Oct 2014 22:24:14 +0000 Chris Moran 5935371 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Hard Knocks http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/holbert-cartoon-133 <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: October 24, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <a href="/story/holbert-cartoon-133"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/holbertcartoon-sunshinestatenews_144.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="179" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/holbert-cartoon-133" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/holbert-cartoon-133#comments Cartoons News Thu, 23 Oct 2014 20:52:59 +0000 Allison Nielsen 5935335 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Marco Rubio Pitches in to Help GOP Senate Chances in Iowa and Colorado http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/marco-rubio-pitches-help-gop-senate-chances-iowa-and-colorado <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/kevin-derby">Kevin Derby</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: October 24, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/marco-rubio-pitches-help-gop-senate-chances-iowa-and-colorado"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/marcorubio-sunshinestatenews_6.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="123" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/marco-rubio-pitches-help-gop-senate-chances-iowa-and-colorado" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/marco-rubio-pitches-help-gop-senate-chances-iowa-and-colorado#comments 2016 Bruce Braley Colorado Cory Gardner Iowa Jeanne Shaheen Joni Ernst Marco Rubio Mark Udall New Hampshire News presidential election Reclaim America Scott Brown Senate Tom Harkin Politics Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:54:34 +0000 Kevin Derby 5935287 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Bill Clinton Plans to Hit Florida; Obama Hides in the White House http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/bill-clinton-plans-hit-florida-obama-hides-white-house <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/kevin-derby">Kevin Derby</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: October 24, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/bill-clinton-plans-hit-florida-obama-hides-white-house"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/billclintonbarackobama-sunshinestatenews_0.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="118" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/bill-clinton-plans-hit-florida-obama-hides-white-house" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/bill-clinton-plans-hit-florida-obama-hides-white-house#comments Barack Obama Bill Clinton Carl Domino CD 18 CD 2 Charlie Crist Congress Gwen Graham Joe Biden Michelle Obama News Patrick Murphy Rick Scott Rudy Giuliani St. Leo Poll Steve Southerland Politics Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:54:33 +0000 Kevin Derby 5935246 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com HD 29: Can Scott Plakon Beat Mike Clelland and Avenge Chris Dorworth? http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/hd-29-can-scott-plakon-beat-mike-clelland-and-avenge-chris-dorworth <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/jeff-henderson-1">Jeff Henderson</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: October 24, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/hd-29-can-scott-plakon-beat-mike-clelland-and-avenge-chris-dorworth"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/no1-sunshinestatenews_0.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="175" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/hd-29-can-scott-plakon-beat-mike-clelland-and-avenge-chris-dorworth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/hd-29-can-scott-plakon-beat-mike-clelland-and-avenge-chris-dorworth#comments Alex Sink Barack Obama Chris Dorworth Florida House HD 29 House John Morgan Karen Castor Dentel Mike Clelland Mitt Romney News Rick Scott Scott Plakon Seminole County Politics Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:06:20 +0000 Kevin Derby 5935174 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Monotony Can Prove Useful http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/holbert-cartoon-132 <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: October 23, 2014 3:55 PM</span> </div> </div> </div> <a href="/story/holbert-cartoon-132"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/holbertcartoon-sunshinestatenews_143.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="181" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/holbert-cartoon-132" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/holbert-cartoon-132#comments Cartoons News Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:36:49 +0000 Allison Nielsen 5934950 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Five Questions for U.S. Rep. Steve Southerland http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/five-questions-us-rep-steve-southerland <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/margie-menzel-news-service-florida">Margie Menzel News Service of Florida</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: October 23, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/five-questions-us-rep-steve-southerland"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/stevesoutherland-sunshinestatenews.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="135" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/five-questions-us-rep-steve-southerland" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/five-questions-us-rep-steve-southerland#comments News Politics Thu, 23 Oct 2014 01:12:48 +0000 Nancy Smith 5935076 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Charlie's Debt to California Billionaire Tom Steyer Growing as We Speak http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/charlie-crists-debt-california-billionaire-tom-steyer-growing-we-speak <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/nancy-smith">Nancy Smith</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: October 23, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>Who knows what Charlie Crist will owe California billionaire Tom Steyer if he regains the Florida governor's seat in November.</p><a href="/story/charlie-crists-debt-california-billionaire-tom-steyer-growing-we-speak"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/SSN_I-Beg-To-Differ_Logo_Final.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="311" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/charlie-crists-debt-california-billionaire-tom-steyer-growing-we-speak" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/charlie-crists-debt-california-billionaire-tom-steyer-growing-we-speak#comments American Commitment Brian Hughes Charlie Crist Farallon Capital Management LLC Keystone XL Pipeline Mission Bay neighborhood Nancy Pelosi News NextGen Climate Phil Kerpen president Obama Rick Scott Tampa media market Tom Steyer Wall Street Journal Washington Free Beacon WFLA WFTS WMOR WTOG WTSP WTTA WTVT WWSB Columns Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:28:13 +0000 Nancy Smith 5935062 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Why Rudy Giuliani's Attack on Charlie Crist Matters http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/why-rudy-giulianis-attack-charlie-crist-matters <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/kevin-derby">Kevin Derby</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: October 23, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani took to the stump for Gov. Rick Scott and lashed out at Scott's opponent, former Gov. Charlie Crist, saying, “I’ve never met someone in politics that I disrespect more than Charlie Crist."</p><a href="/story/why-rudy-giulianis-attack-charlie-crist-matters"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/kevin-derby_0.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="364" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/why-rudy-giulianis-attack-charlie-crist-matters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/why-rudy-giulianis-attack-charlie-crist-matters#comments Charlie Crist Conservative Party of New York State CPNYS George Pataki Hillary Clinton James Buckley Joe DioGuardi John McCain Liberal Party of New York Mario Cuomo News Paul Vallone Peter King Peter Vallone Ray Harding Rick Lazio Rick Scott Rudy Giuliani William F. Buckley Columns Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:40:11 +0000 Kevin Derby 5935003 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com HD 65: Can Carl Zimmerman Overcome GOP District to Beat Chris Sprowls? http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/hd-65-can-carl-zimmerman-overcome-gop-district-beat-chris-sprowls <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/jeff-henderson-1">Jeff Henderson</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: October 23, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/hd-65-can-carl-zimmerman-overcome-gop-district-beat-chris-sprowls"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/no2-sunshinestatenews.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="175" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/hd-65-can-carl-zimmerman-overcome-gop-district-beat-chris-sprowls" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/hd-65-can-carl-zimmerman-overcome-gop-district-beat-chris-sprowls#comments Alex Sink Barack Obama Carl Zimmerman Chris Sprowls Debbie Faulkner Florida House HD 65 Mitt Romney News Peter Nehr Pinellas County Rick Scott St. Pete Polls Politics Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:27:55 +0000 Kevin Derby 5934945 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Marco Rubio's Final 2014 Campaign Stops are All About 2016 http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/marco-rubios-final-2014-campaign-stops-are-all-about-2016 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/kevin-derby">Kevin Derby</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: October 23, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/marco-rubios-final-2014-campaign-stops-are-all-about-2016"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/marcorubio-sunshinestatenews_5.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="129" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/marco-rubios-final-2014-campaign-stops-are-all-about-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/marco-rubios-final-2014-campaign-stops-are-all-about-2016#comments 2014 2016 Barack Obama Carl Domino Charlie Crist Congress Cory Gardner Democratic National Committee DNC Gwen Graham Harry Reid Heritage Foundation Iowa Jeanne Shaheen Jim DeMint Joni Ernst Marco Rubio Minimum Wage New Hampshire News Patrick Murphy presidential election Reclaim America PAC Rick Scott Scott Brown South Carolina South Carolina Democratic Party Steve Southerland Tom Cotton Tom Harkin U.S. Senate Violence against Women Act Politics Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:17:37 +0000 Kevin Derby 5934842 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Pam Bondi, Jeff Atwater and Adam Putnam Headed for Big Wins http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/pam-bondi-jeff-atwater-and-adam-putnam-headed-big-wins <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/kevin-derby">Kevin Derby</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: October 22, 2014 3:30 PM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/pam-bondi-jeff-atwater-and-adam-putnam-headed-big-wins"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/pambondijeffatwateradamputnam-sunshinestatenews.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="74" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/pam-bondi-jeff-atwater-and-adam-putnam-headed-big-wins" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/pam-bondi-jeff-atwater-and-adam-putnam-headed-big-wins#comments Adam Putnam Bill Wohlsifer Charlie Crist George Sheldon Jeff Atwater News Pam Bondi Rick Scott St. Leo Poll St. Leo University Thad Hamilton William Rankin Politics Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:11:32 +0000 Kevin Derby 5934936 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Libertarian Adrian Wyllie Is Holding Rick Scott Down, Says St. Leo Poll http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/libertarian-adrian-wyllie-is-holding-rick-scott-down-says-st-leo-poll <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/kevin-derby">Kevin Derby</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: October 22, 2014 2:20 PM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/libertarian-adrian-wyllie-is-holding-rick-scott-down-says-st-leo-poll"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/rickscottadrianwylliecharliecrist-sunshinestatenews.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="77" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/libertarian-adrian-wyllie-is-holding-rick-scott-down-says-st-leo-poll" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/libertarian-adrian-wyllie-is-holding-rick-scott-down-says-st-leo-poll#comments Adrian Wyllie Charlie Crist Florida gubernatorial race Frank Orlando News Rick Scott St. Leo Poll St. Leo University Politics Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:21:08 +0000 Kevin Derby 5934918 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com 'No Nice Guys' in Deadlocked Scott-Crist Race, Says Q-Pollster http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/no-nice-guys-deadlocked-rick-scott-charlie-crist-race-says-q-pollster <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/kevin-derby">Kevin Derby</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: October 22, 2014 8:18 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <div></div><a href="/story/no-nice-guys-deadlocked-rick-scott-charlie-crist-race-says-q-pollster"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/adrianwyllierickscottcharliecrist-sunshinestatenews.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="73" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/no-nice-guys-deadlocked-rick-scott-charlie-crist-race-says-q-pollster" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/no-nice-guys-deadlocked-rick-scott-charlie-crist-race-says-q-pollster#comments Adrian Wyllie Charlie Crist Florida governor race News Peter Brown Poll Q-Poll Quinnipiac Rick Scott Politics Wed, 22 Oct 2014 12:23:40 +0000 Kevin Derby 5934814 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Paul Krugman's Late Obama Valentine http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/paul-krugmans-late-obama-valentine <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/l-brent-bozell">L. Brent Bozell</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: October 22, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> Knowing the way our political press works, it's easy to predict that Barack Obama's presidency is just about over. Journalists will soon treat him as the lamest of lame ducks, and suggest nothing consequential will happen in the last two years of his presidency. Instead, they'll obsess over who will come next. <a href="/story/paul-krugmans-late-obama-valentine"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/l-brent-bozell-mug.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="360" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/paul-krugmans-late-obama-valentine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/paul-krugmans-late-obama-valentine#comments News Columns Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:30:25 +0000 Allison Nielsen 5935064 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Bears and Wolves Find a Voice in the Wilderness http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/bears-and-wolves-find-voice-wilderness <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/kathleen-parker">Kathleen Parker</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: October 22, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>WASHINGTON -- If politicians preying upon your attentions this season fail to inspire, you might seek common cause with the beasts -- the four-legged variety rather than those running for office. <br /> <br />Ballot initiatives aimed at protecting bears and wolves from hounding, trapping and other inhumane hunting practices are up for a vote in two states -- Maine and Michigan. </p><a href="/story/bears-and-wolves-find-voice-wilderness"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/kathleen-parker-mug.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="360" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/bears-and-wolves-find-voice-wilderness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/bears-and-wolves-find-voice-wilderness#comments News Columns Wed, 22 Oct 2014 02:52:52 +0000 Allison Nielsen 5934763 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com A Heavenly Look http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/stahler-cartoon-93 <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: October 22, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <a href="/story/stahler-cartoon-93"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/stahlercartoon-sunshinestatenews_104.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="203" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/stahler-cartoon-93" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/stahler-cartoon-93#comments Cartoons News Tue, 21 Oct 2014 21:31:40 +0000 Allison Nielsen 5934673 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Conservatives and Pelosi Lieutenants Roll into CD 2 http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/conservatives-and-pelosi-lieutenants-go-work-cd-2 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/kevin-derby">Kevin Derby</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: October 22, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/conservatives-and-pelosi-lieutenants-go-work-cd-2"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/gwengrahamstevesoutherland-sunshinestatenews.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="104" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/conservatives-and-pelosi-lieutenants-go-work-cd-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/conservatives-and-pelosi-lieutenants-go-work-cd-2#comments Barack Obama Bob Graham CD 2 CLF Congress Congressional Leadership Fund DCCC Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee Emily Davis Gwen Graham Howard Dean Jim Clyburn John Kerry Marco Rubio Nancy Pelosi News Sanford Bishop Steve Southerland Politics Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:42:09 +0000 Kevin Derby 5934645 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Why I Am For Medical Marijuana But Against Amendment 2 http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/why-i-am-medical-marijuana-against-amendment-2 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/john-stemberger">John Stemberger</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: October 22, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>This pa st year has been a real learning curve on the whole topic of medical marijuana.Thanks to a good friend of mine, who is a respected physician, I learned there really are some valid and legitimate medical uses for marijuana. </p><a href="/story/why-i-am-medical-marijuana-against-amendment-2"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/johnstemberger-sunshinestatenews.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="393" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/why-i-am-medical-marijuana-against-amendment-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/why-i-am-medical-marijuana-against-amendment-2#comments Amendment 2 Charlie Crist John Morgan John Stemberger marijuana medical marijuana News Rick Scott Columns Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:38:36 +0000 Kevin Derby 5934628 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Marco Rubio Launches Ebola Travel Ban Bill http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/marco-rubio-launches-ebola-travel-ban-bill <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/kevin-derby">Kevin Derby</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: October 22, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/marco-rubio-launches-ebola-travel-ban-bill"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/marcorubiojoegarcia-sunshinestatenews_0.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="106" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/marco-rubio-launches-ebola-travel-ban-bill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/marco-rubio-launches-ebola-travel-ban-bill#comments Alan Grayson Barack Obama Bill Nelson Carlos Curbelo CDC Centers for Disease Control Congress Corrine Brown Dennis Ross Ebola House Joe Garcia Marco Rubio News Senate travel ban Politics Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:19:28 +0000 Kevin Derby 5934571 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com