Florida Democrats Stand Behind Pelosi’s Impeachment Inquiry

Florida Democrats, from state party Chair Terrie Rizzo to Collier County Chair Annisa Karim, expressed their support of U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s decision to open a formal impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump Tuesday. Pelosi accused Trump with betraying his oath of office and the nation’s security by seeking to enlist a foreign power to tarnish a rival for […]

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Mark Your Calendar For Next Democratic Candidate Debate


There will be 12 candidates on stage for the next Democratic presidential debate, which will take place on Oct. 15, the largest gathering of presidential candidates in history. The candidates appearing at this month’s Democratic primary debate are: Former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr.Senator Cory Booker of New JerseyMayor Pete Buttigieg of South Bend, Ind.Julián Castro, the former housing secretaryRepresentative Tulsi Gabbard of HawaiiSenator Kamala Harris of CaliforniaSenator Amy […]

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Speakers at Florida Democratic Convention Announced

Gov. Phil Murphy

Nearly 2,000 Democrats from across the Sunshine State will convene for the Florida Democratic Party’s Bi-Annual State Convention Oct. 11-13. Gov. Phil Murphy of New Jersey, incoming Chair of the Democratic Governors Association, will deliver the afternoon keynote kickoff at Saturday’s general session. The Florida Democratic Party said, “Murphy will discuss his road map for Democratic victories up and down […]

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Wells Fargo ‘Fires’ Candidate For Her Stance on Marijuana

nikki fried

Wells Fargo, the bank that recently agreed to pay more than $2 billion in fines rather than fight fraud charges from the federal government, has canceled the account of a candidate running for Florida office because of her stance on medical marijuana. Nikki Fried, a Democrat running for state agriculture commissioner, called the bank’s decision “totally unprecedented,” and another example of […]

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Florida Candidates for Science Tells How to Track Down the Dollars

Are your elected officials dedicated to you or their donors? A new coalition of candidates running for Florida offices—Florida Candidates for Science—is offering a tool you can use to find the answer to that question for yourself. The guide, posted on their new website, allows you to: –Identify the legislative district you live in. –How office-holders have voted on the […]

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Politics Not Immune From Florida’s Weirdness. It’s a ‘Cavalcade of Stupid’

Just how crazy has Florida politics become this year? Here’s what a Republican consultant, Rick Wilson, has to say: “Florida politics has always been as weird as Florida in general, but this year has seen a Twilight Zone level of campaign screw-ups, oddball candidates, post Republican Trumpers in all their lunatic glory, edge cases, easily debunked fraudsters and a cavalcade […]

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