Cuban exile museum touts booster’s lawyerly credentials despite Bar suspension

By Francisco Alvarado FloridaBulldog.org Amid the brouhaha over a controversial effort to place a $77-million museum honoring Cuban exiles on

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Senate committee recommends Glenn Sutphin for Veteran Affairs director

The Senate Committee on Military and Veteran’s Affairs, Space and Domestic Security recommended Glenn W. Sutphin, Jr. as the executive

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Potential CFO candidate Jeremy Ring tells his story in Tampa

Broward County Democrat Jeremy Ring isn’t an official candidate for Chief Financial Officer in 2018 yet, but he talked the

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Federal judges’ lifetime tenure for good reason; Tallahassee should take note

There is a profound reason why the Founders gave life tenure to federal judges, subject only to impeachment for bad

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Teachers’ union: “Who can challenge the Legislature on voucher program?”

The Florida Education Association (FEA) vented its “frustration” Wednesday after the Florida Supreme Court declined to take up a suit challenging the constitutionality

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Officials, others respond to school vouchers case

The Florida Supreme Court’s decision not to take up a contentious school vouchers lawsuit continued to garner reaction throughout Wednesday.

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Education Secretary Betsy DeVos could mean more Florida charter schools, a lot more

Betsy DeVos, whose children never attended public schools, may soon lead the nation’s Department of Education. Assuming she is confirmed,

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Debbie Wasserman Schultz says Betsy DeVos will take U.S. schools down a path of failure ‘Florida knows all too well’

In an interview last week with FloridaPolitics.com, Randi Weingarten, head of the American Federation of Teachers, blasted Betsy DeVos, Donald

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Jeb Bush unlikely to run for office again

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, whose bid for the presidency was derailed by businessman and eventual winner Donald Trump, says

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Jeb Bush embrace of Betsy DeVos as Education Secretary isn’t shared by Randi Weingarten

Though education was rarely discussed by Donald Trump on the campaign trail, at the top of his list of priorities was

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Will Gary Fineout leave reporting for academia?

…Well probably not, but he is going to guest lecture for former Gov. Jeb Bush. Fineout Fineout, a Capitol Press

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Infamous dates: The moments that shaped Florida politics in 2016

Everyone expected Florida to play an important role in politics this year. And why wouldn’t they? Presidential hopefuls hailed from

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Jim Rosica’s review of top state government stories in 2016

From algebra to Zika, 2016 brought a plethora of material to the Capitol Press Corps. Trying to pick the top state

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Will Weatherford’s decision enhances, not removes, future options

I think Will Weatherford’s just-announced decision not to run for governor in 2018 merely delays the inevitable. I believe he

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Mitch Perry Report for 12.8.16 – Al Gore gets punk’d

For the #NeverTrumper Republicans out there, this Trump presidency might work out pretty well, after all. Jeb Bush was seen doing

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Jeb Bush to align with Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney law firm as strategic consultant

Jeb Bush is bringing his star power to the law firm of Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney in a strategic affiliation through his firm

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Martin Dyckman: On Jeb Bush’s relevance

Aiming to regain some relevance in the Republican Party, Jeb Bush argues that it should show voters that it stands

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Supreme Court candidates are all about conservatism

The first three candidates to be interviewed for state Supreme Court justice burnished their conservative credentials Monday afternoon. The Supreme

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Florida school choice advocates praise selection of Betsy DeVos as education secretary

Florida leaders praised Donald Trump’s choice of education secretary, calling Betsy DeVos an excellent pick. The president-elect announced Wednesday he

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Personnel note: Dave Murzin joins Liberty Partners of Tallahassee as NW Florida director

Former state Rep. Dave Murzin has joined Liberty Partners of Tallahassee as the firm’s Northwest Florida Director. “We are honored

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Super Tuesday: Sally Bradshaw opens Midtown Reader in Tallahassee

Sally Bradshaw has the perfect distraction for this crazy election cycle: Books. For the past few months, she has been

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Super Tuesday: Sally Bradshaw opens Midtown Reader in Tallahassee

Sally Bradshaw has the perfect distraction for this crazy election cycle: Books. For the past few months, she has been

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Despite end of formal fundraising, Donald Trump to hold breakfast event at Doral Wednesday

Donald Trump may have said he was scaling back on high-dollar fundraising — ending with a Las Vegas luncheon held

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Old-guard money pouring in for John Mica in CD 7

The old guard of Orlando-Winter Park Republican politics is coming to the aid of U.S. Rep. John Mica in his

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CBS poll shows dead heat between Patrick Murphy, Marco Rubio

The Patrick Murphy campaign had more to cheer about Sunday after a CBS News poll showed the first-term congressman within

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Marco Rubio presidential campaign owes $1.5M in debt

Marco Rubio might be running for re-election, but his presidential campaign is still more than $1 million in debt. Campaign

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Mark Wilson: Rising workers’ comp rates hurt businesses

Mark Wilson Attention Florida business owners—in case you missed it, you are about to be hit with a workers’ compensation

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Democrats throughout Florida call on GOP opponents to denounce #TrumpTapes vulgar comments

A newly released videotape showing Donald Trump making crude comments about a married woman he tried to seduce is sending

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Jeb Bush: ‘No apology can excuse’ Donald Trump’s vulgar comments

Former Gov. Jeb Bush joined scores of Americans outraged by vulgar comments made by GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump in

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