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Democratic congressional candidate Val Demings reported contributions of at least $500,000 for the quarter ending Sept. 30, the campaign said Friday in advance of the Federal Election Commission's Oct. 15 filing deadline.
Democrats are taking a pass this year on two state House districts and one in the Senate that with their current makeup would have been won by President Obama in 2008, according to state redistricting statistics.
Democrats and three voting-rights organizations asked a Leon County judge to throw out newly-passed congressional districts Wednesday in the first stage of a legal battle likely to make its way to the Florida Supreme Court and beyond.
Aramis Ayala made history being elected the first African-American female state attorney, pulling off a huge upset against incumbent Jeff Ashton. The new Orange-Osceola County state attorney previously served her community as both a defender and a prosecutor, offering a much-needed perspective from both sides of the court. Ayala...
Since the Supreme Court’s ruling on Citizens United, few have voiced their opposition to the flood of money in elections as loud as Senator Nelson.
The Republican Party of Florida collected nearly $9.1 million in contributions between April 1 and Aug.9, more than four times as much as the Florida Democratic Party brought in, according to newly filed reports.
Dean Cannon, remember him? Former Florida state House speaker from Winter Park? Well, six months after leaving the Florida Legislature, his lobbying firm has raked in more than $1.5 million.
New campaign finance reports tell two stories. In the short view, the reports show that contributions during the past three months poured into the campaigns of House and Senate candidates who are locked in tight races.
"The Governor needs a gut check," Sen. Stewart said in response to Gov. Ron DeSantis.