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24 min ago | Capital Soup

Introducing CharlieForFlorida.com/Policy

STATEMENT FROM RPOF CHAIRMAN LESLIE DOUGHER: "While Rick Scott has outlined his vision for Florida's future with five policy rollouts so far, Charlie Crist has spent his summer doing nothing except embarrassing himself with false attacks.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Rick Scott, Florida, Florida Government

3 hrs ago | Sunshine State News

Annette Taddeo, Why No African-American Consulting Firm?

Now that the story about a suspect contract Annette Taddeo, as chair of the Miami-Dade DEC, made with her executive director, Juan Cuba is out, and while the likes of Pam Bondi, and whoever else, is looking into said contract , I have a rather pressing question.

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Related Topix: African-American, Florida, Florida Government, US Governors

11 hrs ago | Daily Kos

Climate wars are on in Florida

Finally, here in Florida, we are beginning to have the much needed discussion about global warming.

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Related Topix: Environment, Science, Global Warming, Rick Scott, US Governors, University of Miami, Florida State University

Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Miami Herald

Herald recommends: Miami-Dade Circuit Court Group 26

Judge Rodney Smith, 39, is the incumbent in this race — and voters should keep it that way.

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News Max

Gay Marriage Becomes Hot Issue in Fla. Governor Race

Same-sex marriage is emerging as a crucial "Keys" issue in the upcoming Florida governor's battle, with both candidates, incumbent Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Democrat challenger Charlie Crist, appearing cautiously uncertain about just where to take a stand on the contentious issue.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Florida, Rick Scott, US Governors, Key West, FL, Monroe County, FL

The Miami Herald

Complaints against Crist and Scott thrown out

Workers in the mixing room blend various spices to create Badia products. Miami-based Badia Spices has grown from a small company serving the local Cuban community to an enterprise that sells its products throughout the United States and in dozens of international markets, competing with the largest spice companies in the nation.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Rick Scott, Florida, Florida Government

Capital Soup

Lt. Gov. Carlos Lopez-Cantera: Gov. Scott's Success in Adding Jobs Highlights Crist Failures

Lieutenant Governor Carlos Lopez-Cantera released the following statement on Florida's economy under Charlie Crist vs. Rick Scott: "As we launch our 'Jobs for the Next Generation' policy today and commit to initiatives as soon as next legislative session to grow more manufacturing jobs - Charlie Crist's record of economic failure stands out.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Rick Scott, Florida, Florida Government

Sunshine State News

Shouldn't Annette Taddeo Have to Explain 537 Consulting, LLC?

The Democrats' 537 Consulting, LLC certainly looks a lot like the Republicans' disgraced Victory Strategies did in 2010.

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Related Topix: US News, US Governors, Personal Finance, Social Security, Florida, Florida Government

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Naples Daily News

Exclusive: Scott, Crist spend millions on TV ads An analysis of...

After rounds of television ads hammering Democrat Charlie Crist, Gov. Rick Scott's campaign in May rolled out "Grandpa," a positive ad featuring the Republican governor's grandson.

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Daily Kos

FL-Gov: Charlie Crist (D), "Rick Scott (R) Is Allergic To Answering Questions"

Try finding out why he turned down $2.4 billion for the high-speed rail project.

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Related Topix: US Governors, California High-Speed Rail

St. Petersburg Times

A closer look at Annette Taddeo, Charlie Crist's running mate

"The best asset that the Miami-Dade Democratic Party has is Annette Taddeo," Nelson Diaz, chair of the local GOP, said during a spring good-government seminar arranged by the Miami Dade College faculty union.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Daily Kos

When Asked His Views On Marriage Equality, FL Gov Rick Scott Offers Word Salad

It seems that it is difficult to get a direct answer about much of anything from Florida's Governor Rick Scott.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Rick Scott, Florida, Florida Government, US News, Liberal Political News

Fri Jul 18, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

Ruth: Fuss and feathers over ethics

You would probably be forgiven if you mistook the race for governor for something akin to an Our Gang comedy, with a couple of little boys fussing and fuming in a competition to paint the other as more ethically compromised than the cast of Reservoir Dogs.

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Related Topix: Rick Scott, US Governors, Florida, Florida Government, Opinion

Examiner.com

Crist's choice of Taddeo-Goldstein as number two aimed at unifying Florida Dems

On Thursday, July 17, 2014, Florida gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist fired the political shot heard around the Sunshine State, picking Miami-Dade County Democratic Party Chairwoman Annette Taddeo-Goldstein as his running mate ahead of the coming primary.

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Related Topix: Florida, US Governors, Miami Dade County, FL, Rick Scott

The Orlando Sentinel

Rifqa Bary, symbol of religious persecution, a college student

Five years ago Sunday a 16-year-old Ohio girl climbed aboard a Greyhound bus and ran away to the home of an Orlando pastor and his wife, saying her Muslim father had threatened to kill her because she had become an evangelical Christian.

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Broward-Palm Beach

Charlie Crist Wants to Meet With Scientists Who Asked to Meet with Rick Scott

In what some would call a wily veteran move, Charlie Crist has publicly offered to meet with the ten Florida environmental scientists who asked Gov. Rick Scott to meet to discuss climate change.

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Related Topix: Rick Scott, US Governors, Environment, Science, Global Warming

National Review Online

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The real views of many in Obama administration were laid bare by a State Department official involved in planning the Brown visit, who reacted with fury when questioned by The Sunday Telegraph about why the event was so low-key.

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Related Topix: Mortgage, Personal Finance, US Governors, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Mel Martinez, Republican, Orrin Hatch

Sunshine State News

Hey, Charlie, Introduce Us to Your Nigerian Friend

Charlie Crist's donors get stranger and stranger. The latest is Onajite Okoloko.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Student Society, Pi Kappa Alpha, Fraternities, US News, Nigeria, World News,

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Examiner.com

Florida Gubernatorial candidate fights Real ID in court tomorrow

Florida Gubernatorial candidate Adrian Wyllie continues his fight against Real ID and the State of Florida in court tomorrow, July 18, 2014 at 1:30 p.m. He will be in a hearing at the Pinellas County Justice Center in Clearwater, Florida to dismiss the state's charge against him for traveling for personal purposes without their permission.

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Related Topix: Florida, Florida Government, Clearwater, FL, Rick Scott, US Governors

Free Republic

Florida Reaction to same sex ruling

Attorney General Pam Bondi said she would appeal, and spokeswoman says: "With many similar cases pending throughout the entire country, finality on this constitutional issue must come from the U.S. Supreme Court."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Bill Nelson, Florida, Florida Government, US Supreme Court, US Governors, Rick Scott

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