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2014 Election

2014 Election

Wilcox thanks media

June 25, 2016

Orlando businessman Todd Wilcox yesterday dropped out of the U.S. Senate race and endorsed Marco Rubio. After his announcement, Wilcox sent this note to those in the media that covered his campaign: To my friends in…

2014 Election

GOP grabs supermajority in Florida House

November 5, 2014

By JIM TURNER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA The already-conservative Florida House will lean even more to the right the next two years. Republicans, as part of a national wave, regained hold of a supermajority Tuesday…

2014 Election

A few more election observations

November 5, 2014

Gen-X takes over Escambia County Commission With the election of Doug Underhill, the Escambia Board of County Commissioners will be one of the youngest in the state with four commissioners below the age of 50. Steven…

2014 Election

Election Night coverage on WCOA

November 4, 2014

I will join Don Parker tonight from 6-8:30 p.m. on WCOA 1370AM for their Election Night coverage. The results of the city races will be known before 8 p.m. County races maybe only slightly later. The…

2014 Election

Scott campaign uses O word one more time

November 4, 2014

Just got this email – old habits die hard After months of waiting, President Barack Obama is back on the campaign trail for Charlie Crist. Today, he released a radio ad to support Charlie, according to…

2014 Election

Vote. Polls are open until 7 p.m. – update

November 4, 2014

City precincts appear to be slow, but I’m hearing those in Escambia County District 2 were doing a brisk business during the lunch hour. Remember Sen. Don Gaetz saying, “Representative democracy is a form of government…

2014 Election

Crist, Scott pull out big guns in final push

November 3, 2014

By DARA KAM THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Democratic gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist marched down the street in Fort Lauderdale, visited black churches in two counties and stumped with Vice President Joe Biden in a last-minute…