GOP pushes 2 top Cabinet picks through to full Senate

Republicans jammed two of President Donald Trump‘s top Cabinet picks through the Senate Finance Committee with no Democrats in the

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Marco Rubio and Bill Nelson team up on bill to counter BDS movement

Both of Florida’s U.S. Senators are teaming up on a bipartisan bill to push back on the growing boycott, divestment

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Week 1: Cabinet picks contradict Donald Trump stands on some issues

The lack of fireworks surrounding Senate consideration of President-elect Donald Trump‘s Cabinet picks may reflect a slew of statements his

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Grand Old Party? Donald Trump remaking GOP in his image

For eight years, a leaderless Republican Party has rallied around its passionate opposition to President Barack Obama and an unceasing

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Donald Trump repeating some behaviors he criticized in Clinton

Donald Trump spent the past two years attacking rival Hillary Clinton as crooked, corrupt, and weak. But some of those

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Senate passes NASA bill too late, but offers statement of Congress priorities

When the U.S. Senate passed a quadrennial NASA Authorization bill Saturday it was too late for it ever to get

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Ron DeSantis, Ted Cruz to introduce Congressional term limits amendment

U.S. Rep, Ron DeSantis and Sen. Ted Cruz collaborated on a Washington Post op-ed Friday with a simple message regarding “draining the swamp.”

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Donald Trump: ‘Here we go again’ with Hillary Clinton scandal cycle

Donald Trump warned on Thursday that a cloud of investigation would follow Hillary Clinton into the White House, evoking the

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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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Mitch Perry Report for 10.21.16 – Rick Scott in 2020?

Forget about Marco Rubio in 2020, what about Rick Scott? Troy Kinsey from Bay News 9 reports that “some GOP operatives are floating him as a

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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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Gold cards and red hats: A Trumpian approach to fundraising

Donald Trump is underwriting his presidential bid by selling the Donald Trump lifestyle — and campaign finance records show it

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Catherine Durkin Robinson: I’m done, finished with leaders desperate to get elected

My fellow liberals, celebrating the political demise of John Boehner: Stop. He was a moderate and a decent one at

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Peter Schorsch: Is it time to bet on Jeb Bush again?

Earlier this week, POLITICO ran “5 Reasons to Bet $5 on Marco Rubio” and tried to make the case for a path to

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Diane Roberts: The season when conservatives ramp up the crazy

John Keats called autumn the “season of mists and mellow fruitfulness.” Which is true. But autumn is also the season

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Bob Sparks: Poll shows presidential race slowly starting to take shape

Polling for the 2016 presidential campaign is a political scientist’s dream. It is not too bad for pundits, either. There

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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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Bob Sparks: Will Republican Party of Florida force presidential candidates to attend November summit?

The second GOP debate is history. In a few days, polls will tell us who did well, or not so

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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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Tim Bryce: The not-so-great expectations for the GOP debates

First off, don’t expect a loud verbal tirade against Donald Trump on Wednesday by any of the other candidates. They

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Bob Sparks: Some Republicans backing the wrong horse in Kim Davis

Most anyone remotely paying attention to current affairs recognizes the name of Kim Davis. Some would relish picking her out

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Peter Schorsch: Answers to top 10 big questions in Florida politics lurch into view

If you’re keeping track of time, there is B.T. and A.T.: Before Trump and After Trump. At the beginning of

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