Joe Gruters says he’s a long shot for CFO position, but appreciates the mention

Sarasota Republican Party Chairman and House District 73 Representative Joe Gruters said on Wednesday that he’d be a “long-shot” to be selected

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Joe Gruters calls Republicans to ‘pack seats’ at Vern Buchanan’s Sarasota town-hall meeting Saturday

Sarasota-area Democrats have waited several weeks to engage GOP Congressman Vern Buchanan; they’ll finally get their chance at a town-hall meeting

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Joe Gruters voices support for incentives programs in op-ed

Sarasota Republican Rep. Joe Gruters voiced his support for state economic development arms Enterprise Florida and VISIT Florida in an

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Final push for fundraising before 2017 Session kicks off

Think of it as the last hurrah before the 2017 Legislative Session. Members of the House and Senate can’t raise

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Legislative hopefuls file to run in 2018, 2020

More lawmakers are gearing up for a re-election bid. State elections records show dozens of members of the state House

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Deb Tamargo battles Jonny Torres for future control of Hillsborough County Republican Party

November 8 was a pretty great night for Florida Republicans. For the first time since 2004, the Sunshine State went red

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Christian Ziegler announces his candidacy for Republican Party of Florida Chair

Christian Ziegler, the 33-year-old state committeeman for the Sarasota Republican Party, has announced his candidacy for chair of the Republican Party

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A rundown of the real winners and losers from Florida’s general election

Yesterday’s slate of general elections in Florida certainly provided a list of winners and losers, and I’m not just talking about the candidates. Here

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Endorsement watch: National Right to Life, Sierra Club, Florida Retail Federation and others issue endorsements

With just a few weeks until the election, organizations across the state are rolling out endorsements for state and federal candidates.

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