In Broward County, Hillary Clinton happily extends Donald Trump-Miss Universe controversy

 Hillary Clinton takes the stage in Coral Springs this afternoon after an earlier rally in Fort Pierce. CORAL SPRINGS — Hillary Clinton happily extended the uproar over Donald Trump and former Miss Universe Alicia Machado this afternoon after Trump went on a pre-dawn Twitter tirade about the pageant winner whose weight gain he called “a real […] Continue reading →

Medical marijuana opponents look to snuff out support for November ballot measure

 Former Florida Supreme Court Justice Kenneth Bell and Sen. Jack Latvala, R-Clearwater, speak against Amendment 2 With polls showing Floridians on course to approve a medical marijuana ballot measure in November, opposition stepped up their arguments Friday against the proposal. Former Florida Supreme Court Justice Kenneth Bell and state Sen. Jack Latvala, R-Clearwater, cited what […] Continue reading →

Governor Scott: The Second Coming of Jeb Bush

 By:  Barney Bishop Date:  September 30, 2016 – 1:00pm Gov. Jeb Bush was universally acclaimed for his steadfast leadership during the torrent of hurricanes that ravaged Florida during his terms in office. And, indeed, he deserves everyone’s praise, because he did a remarkable job preparing Florida for hurricanes. But then he really shone by getting into the details […] Continue reading →

Ted Deutch attends Shimon Peres funeral, notes ‘end of an era’ for Israel

 From left: Israeli President Reuven Rivlin, President Barack Obama, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, his wife Sara, and former President Bill Clinton during the funeral of Shimon Peres, a former Israeli president and prime minister, at the Mount Herzl national cemetery in Jerusalem, Sept. 30, 2016. (Menahem Kahana/Pool via The New York Times) Rep. Ted […] Continue reading →