As Democratic Convention is about to start, the party’s national chairwoman resigns

Debbie Wasserman Schultz is resigning under pressure as Democratic Party chairwoman, a stunning leadership shakeup as party officials gather in Philadelphia …

Debbie Wassermann Schultz still scheduled to address Florida Democratic delegates to DNC

At least some of the delegates to this week’s Democratic National Convention will get to hear Debbie Wasserman Schultz address …

Michael Bloomberg to endorse Hillary Clinton in Wednesday night speech at DNC convention

Michael Bloomberg, who was elected mayor of New York City as a Republican, will speak at the Democratic National Convention …

Kaine Mutiny? Bernie Sanders supporters want Tim Kaine off the ticket

Philadelphia – While Tim Kaine’s introduction as Hillary Clinton’s running mate Saturday afternoon in Miami has been described as a “Home …

DNC chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz won’t speak at Dem convention following Wikileaks fallout

The head of the Democratic National Committee will not speak at the party’s convention next week, a decision reached by …

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Endorsement watch: NRA, Fraternal Order of Police, Eagle Forum PAC and others issue endorsements

There are just a few weeks until the election, and organizations across the state are rolling out endorsements for state …

Gwen Graham proposing school safety legislation

Today, Rep. Gwen Graham met with law enforcement, teachers, parents and students at Tallahassee City Hall to discuss making schools safer, …

Boyd Gaming cancels Florida lobbying contract

Boyd Gaming Corp., which bills itself as “one of the largest and most successful casino entertainment companies in the United …

Veterans’ agency opening brings range of applicants

It’s a certainty these days: An opening for a top job in Florida state government always attracts the widest variety …
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