Young Dems’ guns debate pits ‘fundamental rights’ versus ‘compelling reasons’

A gun laws debate featuring staunch 2nd Amendment Republican state Rep. Scott Plakon and irrepressible “common-sense reforms” Democrat state Rep.

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Dana Young’s voting record blasted by her SD 18 opponents in debate

Debating for the first time in the state Senate District 18 race, South Tampa Republican Dana Young had her voting record pummeled by

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Joe Henderson: Can you say ‘Madam President’?

About 30 minutes into Wednesday’s presidential debate, Donald Trump was doing well. He was making points that were rational to both his

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Joe Henderson: Predicting Donald Trump in final debate is risky business

Game-changer? Or victory lap? That’s two potential outcomes for tonight’s third and final presidential debate. The first one applies to

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To debate? Or not to debate? That is the question in CD 4

In Florida’s heavily Republican 4th Congressional District, Democrat Dave Bruderly faces uphill battles in fundraising and name ID as he vies

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John Morgan, Vote No on 2’s Jessica Spencer dispute each other’s facts on medical marijuana

Face to face, medical marijuana champion John Morgan and Vote No on 2 Policy Director Jessica Spencer did not agree

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Joe Henderson: ‘Checkmate’ in the Marco Rubio-Patrick Murphy debate

In the game of chess, it is called “checkmate.” It is that moment when a player realizes their opponent just

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Rally outside U.S. Senate debate at UCF gleefully energized against both candidates

To passers-by at the political rally on the green courtyard outside the Fairwinds Alumni building at UCF, where a U.S. Senate

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Who won in Marco Rubio-Patrick Murphy debate? Florida voters

Republican U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio needed a chance to show he’s done something despite missing so much time at work,

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WESH 2 News debate show John Mica, Stephanie Murphy getting personal in CD 7 race

Republican U.S. Rep. John Mica and his Democratic opponent Stephanie Murphy found surprisingly much to agree on – though they

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Donald Trump slams GOP ahead of debate, raises Bill Clinton scandals

His presidential bid in chaos, a defiant Donald Trump slammed Republicans rushing to revoke their support for him as “self-righteous

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Beth Tuura, Mike Miller battle over guns, Medicaid, business incentives

Republican state Rep. Mike Miller and his House District 47 Democratic challenger Beth Tuura punctuated an otherwise friendly debate with

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Despite harsh reviews, Donald Trump resists new debate approach

Unmoved by harsh debate reviews, a defiant Donald Trump renewed his attacks against a former Miss Universe winner on Wednesday,

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Candidates in HD 47, SD 13 to debate at Tiger Bay luncheon Oct. 4

On Oct. 4, the candidates in House District 47 and Senate District 13 will square off in a debate at

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Charlie Crist gets endorsed by Florida Professional Firefighters and Florida State Fraternal Order of Police in CD 13 contest

The Charlie Crist campaign announced late Friday afternoon that the Democrat fighting to win Florida’s 13th Congressional District this November has been

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In battleground HD 69, Kathleen Peters, Jennifer Webb to debate

The first debate between the candidates for state House District 69 is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday

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Bob Sparks: When likability and the desire for leadership and experience collide

Fifteen months before the presidential election, New Hampshire and Iowa is where the action is. That is true every four

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Tim Bryce: So, who won Wednesday’s GOP debate?

CNN, of course, with probably the highest ratings in its history.  As in the Fox News debates, the ratings can

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Diane Roberts: Marcocito, Secret Service code names and the Gators

Near the end of the latest televised dork parade billed as a “Republican Debate,” CNN’s Jake Tapper asked each candidate

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