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Rick Scott’s term limits idea: Hugely popular and highly unrealistic

Rick Scott’s term limits idea: Hugely popular and highly unrealistic

Gov. Rick Scott's first policy idea as a U.S. Senate candidate won't happen and most of his fellow Republicans don't support it.But it's a surefire applause line at political rallies.Scott wants term limits for members of Congress: 12 years and no mo...
Published: 04/23/18
You know who else uses your Facebook data? Florida lawmakers who grilled Mark Zuckerberg

You know who else uses your Facebook data? Florida lawmakers who grilled Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg hardly finished a sentence as U.S. Rep. Kathy Castor peppered him earlier this month with pointed questions about his company's collection of private data. The Tampa Democrat called Facebook's promise to connect famil...
Published: 04/23/18
Rick Scott heads to Puerto Rico

Rick Scott heads to Puerto Rico

Days after campaigning in the heart of Florida's Puerto Rican community, Gov. Rick Scott is to travel Monday to the territory, yet another sign of how crucial he views the population to his Senate campaign.The trip will be made in Scott's role as gov...
Published: 04/22/18
Updated: 04/23/18
From Mar-a-Lago, Trump says North Korea agreed to denuclearize. It hasn’t.

From Mar-a-Lago, Trump says North Korea agreed to denuclearize. It hasn’t.

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump on Sunday claimed North Korea has agreed to "denuclearization" before his potential meeting with Kim Jong Un. But that's not the case.North Korea said Friday it would suspend nuclear tests and...
Published: 04/22/18
State bans new patients from ALF associated with nursing home where 12 died after Irma

State bans new patients from ALF associated with nursing home where 12 died after Irma

TALLAHASSEE  — The state healthcare agency banned new admissions on Friday to a troubled South Miami-Dade assisted living facility associated with the Broward nursing home where a dozen residents died after the home lost power during Hurri...
Published: 04/22/18
Winner and loser of the week in Florida politics

Winner and loser of the week in Florida politics

Winner of the weekGwen Graham. The former congresswoman from Tallahassee was the center of attention during a televised debate among the major Democratic gubernatorial candidates, with her rivals hitting her from multiple sides and signaling they vie...
Published: 04/22/18
Watch Jeb Bush give a touching eulogy for his mom Barbara Bush

Watch Jeb Bush give a touching eulogy for his mom Barbara Bush

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush was one of three speakers at the funeral for his mother, former first lady Barbara Bush, on Saturday in Houston.Standing at the lectern in St. Martin's Episcopal Church, Bush said, "As I stand here today to shar...
Published: 04/21/18
Miami lawyer files ethics complaint against Ron DeSantis

Miami lawyer files ethics complaint against Ron DeSantis

A Miami lawyer has filed an ethics complaint against Republican candidate for governor Ron DeSantis over a condo the congressman rented out from a campaign donor and defense contractor in 2016.The complaint, filed by attorney Richard R...
Published: 04/20/18
If you believe internal polls, Philip Levine is top choice of Tampa Bay Democrats

If you believe internal polls, Philip Levine is top choice of Tampa Bay Democrats

Fresh off a debate in Tampa, former Miami Beach Mayor Philip Levine now says he's leading the race among Tampa Bay voters.Take this with a grain of salt, since the numbers come straight from Levine's campaign. But the Democrat said he has a 14-point ...
Published: 04/20/18
Roger Stone calls Barbara Bush a ‘nasty drunk’ and whips up controversy in Northwest Florida

Roger Stone calls Barbara Bush a ‘nasty drunk’ and whips up controversy in Northwest Florida

The Okaloosa County GOP says it's uninvited Roger Stone from its annual dinner next month after he made disparaging remarks about former first lady Barbara Bush, calling her a "nasty drunk" and other things."It's tough to lose a speaker when you're t...
Published: 04/20/18