Victor Torres seeks to save call-center jobs

State Sen. Victor Torres has introduced a bill to force call center operators to give extended notices if they intend

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Barbara Petersen: Exempting ‘death videos’ could have hidden Martin Anderson case

Two new bills to re-broaden bans on the public release of death videos could prevent evidence of a case such

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For ‘Dem-witted’ Florida Democrats, stop arguing and get to work

In case Democrats haven’t figured it out yet, they are in a position of increasing irrelevance for a couple of

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Darren Soto willing to work with GOP on health care, but not on this plan

Democratic U.S. Rep. Darren Soto declared Friday that he’s willing to work with Republicans on an appropriate replacement plan for

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Oscar Braynon: gun legislation is about ‘reality not philosophy’

Florida Senate Democratic Leader Oscar Braynon considers 2nd Amendment arguments to be about philosophy and he’d  much rather talk about

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Janet Cruz ready to support Richard Corcoran on Enterprise Florida

After laying out Democrats’ priorities for the House this session, Florida House Democratic Leader Janet Cruz said she would support

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DCCC puts 2018 targets on four Florida Republican Congress members

Three weeks into the 115th Congress, the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee has put targets on four Republican members of Congress

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Bill Nelson, Democrats, unveil their $1 trillion infrastructure plan

If President Donald Trump wants to spend big on America’s infrastructure, U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson and other Democratic leaders are

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Marco Rubio, bipartisan group of Senators, throw down gauntlet on Russia

As new allegations arise charging details of a Russian interference in the American presidential campaign, Florida’s U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio joined

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Dwight Bullard elected in Gadsden County, back in state Dems race

Former state Sen. Dwight Bullard has gotten himself elected state committeeman from Gadsden County and is back in the running

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Americans thinking nation is divided hits all-time high, new polling shows

The number of Americans who think the nation is divided has reached an all-time high according to a new Gallup

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Martin Dyckman: Hillary Clinton, Democrats must now live with futile victory, anachronism

Late on the afternoon of Oct. 8, 1966, the Florida State University football team was trailing its archrival, the University

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Steve Hurm battling cancer, wife Gwen Graham announces

Tallahassee lawyer Steve Hurm, general counsel to the Leon County Sheriff’s Office and husband to U.S. Rep. Gwen Graham, is

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Steve Schale: Final notes on early voting in Florida

To: The tired, poor, huddled masses yearning to be free of 2016 From: Steve Schale, Florida Sherpa Re: It is

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Barack Obama says justice, fairness, environment, Civil Rights all on the ballot

Making one last plea for Florida to support Democrat Hillary Clinton and validate his own legacy, President Barack Obama told

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Women’s groups see Hillary Clinton having skirt-tails to help Stephanie Murphy, other women

Is it Hillary Clinton or the whole women’s and feminist movement at the top of the Democrats’ ticket on Tuesday?

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Democrats take the lead in pre-Election Day votes

Florida Democrats have surpassed Republicans in pre-election totals, aided in large part by turnout during the early voting period. Data

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Steve Schale: Notes on the 11th day of early voting in Florida

To: A tired, weary nation, and the Trump tech guys in Macedonia From: Steve Schale, Florida Man Re: Why in

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Steve Schale: Notes on the 10th day of early voting in Florida

To: Curious Americans and President Vladimir Putin From: Steve Schale, Proud FloridaMan Re: 5 Days out — and eight years later, POTUS returns

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Barack Obama making one more swing through Central Florida

And, he’s back. President Barack Obama will make his second Central Florida appearance in the closing days of the election

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Coalition of ground forces supporting Democrats see positive in turnout

Republicans may have a slight advantage in voter turnout so far through mail-voting and early voting, but a coalition of

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Barack Obama: ‘This is the moment where America has to take a stand’

At the University of Central Florida Friday night, a triumphant-sounding Barack Obama made a bold declaration to voters — in this election,

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In which Ryan Tyson deep-dives into the vote-by-mail numbers

The race to Election Day has entered its final sprint. More than 1.2 million vote-by-mail ballots have already been returned

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Barack Obama endorses Val Demings, Stephanie Murphy

President Barack Obama has endorsed the congressional candidacies of Democrats Val Demings and Stephanie Murphy, their campaigns announced Monday. Murphy,

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Buddy Dyer, Phillip Levine, Bob Buckhorn, others on Mayors for Hillary bus tour

What a party bus this will be. A Democratic Party bus, filled with mayors from Florida including Orlando’s Buddy Dyer,

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Democrats take slight lead in vote-by-mail ballots

It’s a small lead — 27 ballots — but Democrats are now in front in the number of returned vote-by-mail ballots. With more

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Val Demings furious about being featured in John Mica mailer

Democratic U.S. Congressional candidate Val Demings said Wednesday she was shocked and disappointed to find Republican U.S. Rep. John Mica

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67% of Floridians support moving to open primaries

A majority of Floridians would support a shift to an open primary system. About two-thirds (67 percent) of self-identified registered

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Bill Clinton set to attend voter registration events in Florida on Tuesday

The Big Dog is making a big push to register Floridians to vote. Former President Bill Clinton will make three

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New Stephanie Murphy TV ad says John Mica shares Donald Trump’s ‘harmful policies’

Democratic congressional candidate Stephanie Murphy has called on her Republican opponent U.S. Rep. John Mica to denounce Donald Trump for newly

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