State & National News

State & National News

Crist strategist: ignore the polls

April 29, 2014

Six months ago, Republican strategists working for Gov. Rick Scott told supporters to ignore the polls that gave newly-minted Democrat Charlie Crist a double-digit lead over the governor. Now it is the Democrats’ turn to advise…

State & National News

What will Florida Legislature discuss today

April 21, 2014

PANEL TO CONSIDER CHILD-WELFARE OVERHAUL: The House Appropriations Committee will take up three bills, including a wide-ranging proposal (HB 7169), sponsored by Rep. Gayle Harrell, R-Stuart, that would make changes in the state’s child-welfare system. Lawmakers…