Florida Politics

Why do the Detroit Lions and Dallas Cowboys always play on Thanksgiving?

Every year since 1934, the Detroit Lions have taken the field for a Thanksgiving game, no matter how bad their …

The 32 rules of Thanksgiving Touch Football

If you have a healthy relationship with your family and speak to them all the time, you’re playing touch. If …

Weird Thanksgiving recipes

Thanksgiving Day gluttony is, for the most part, expected to be pretty predictable. We’ve already covered the main event, the …

Nixon White House had to nail Thanksgiving turkey by its feet

Nothing went according to plan in Richard Nixon‘s White House.  Not even Thanksgiving dinner. The Washington Post recollects: Thanksgiving always …

You want me to eat what on Thanksgiving?! — Part 1

There are many Thanksgiving traditions that go without saying. What grown adult hasn’t, at some point in their life, sat …

Legislative, Influence and Policy

A Thanksgiving poem dedicated to Florida’s legislative process

A Thanksgiving poem dedicated to Florida’s legislative politics. Authored by Anonymous.  I am thankful for my wife, my family, my …

Thanksgiving 2017, as brought to you by these Florida lobbyists and political organizations

It’s time to talk turkey. And stuffing, pie, football and 4 a.m. lines outside your favorite store. Thanksgiving marks the …

Lori Berman resigns from House—but not leaving till April

Rep. Lori Berman, a Lantana Democrat, has turned in her resignation letter from the House of Representatives, but it won’t …

Proposal would make it harder to change constitution

A Senate Republican proposed a measure Monday that, if approved by voters, would make it harder to amend the Florida …
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What Florida’s political elite should be thankful for

From the soup kitchens of Tallahassee to the conch houses of Key West, from the toniest mansions in Coral Gables …

Last Call for 11.21.17 – A prime-time read of what’s going down in Florida politics

Last Call – A prime-time read of what’s going down in Florida politics. First Shot If at first you don’t …

As thankful as ever for Adam Smith

When my family gathers around the table this Thursday to express thanks for all our blessings, I will (quietly) think …

The Delegation for 11.21.17 — Insights from the Beltway to the Sunshine State

Delegation not thankful for White House disaster relief offer As Thanksgiving approaches, the delegation is not in any mood to …

Last Call for 11.20.17 — A prime-time read of what’s going down in Florida politics

Last Call — A prime-time read of what’s going down in Florida politics. First Shot A Tallahassee judge tomorrow will …