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Sunday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Shut down the government over immigration?

Shut down the government over immigration? Sen. Marco Rubio hinted at the possibility this past week in an interview with a conservative website.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Marco Rubio, US News, US Senate, Republican, Immigration Reform, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Florida, Florida Government

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Sunshine State News

Weekly Roundup: The Inevitable Battle Begins

With the unofficial beginning of campaign season just around the corner, Florida voters headed to the polls this week to choose their nominees for governor and seats in the Legislature.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Florida, Education, School Vouchers, Rick Scott, US Governors, Charlie Crist

Sunshine State News

Unity Tour All Show, No Go

Democrats who were saying a lot of ugly things about each other less than a week ago are suddenly hugging it out on a theatrical kumbaya tour.

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Related Topix: Charlie Crist, US Governors, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Rick Scott

Daily Kos

The GOP: The Party of Government Shutdowns

Of course, the Democratic strategy is less overt - White House press secretary Josh Earnest said on Wednesday it'd be a "shame" if the government shuts down over immigration.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican, Steve King, Barack Obama, Liberal Political News

Sunshine State News

S. Florida Congressional Race Aided by National Party Leaders

The big guns are starting to come out in South Florida as congressional candidates in a tight race relied on national figures to help them raise funds before the end of August.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Joe Garcia, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Greg Walden, Republican, John Boehner, Nancy Pelosi

Sunshine State News

Debbie Wasserman Schultz's Focus Ignores GOP Foe Joe Kaufman

U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Fla., continues her focus on the national political stage despite an aggressive Republican opponent waiting for her in November.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican, Paul Ryan, Mark Udall, US Senate, Senator Mark Udall, Florida, Florida Government

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Washington Times

'All hope is lost': Worried Dems cry desperation in new fund-raising tactic

The campaign organization, hoping to lead Democrats to control of the House come November, has spent the past week sending out a series of strongly-worded, seemingly desperate, fundraising e-mails trying to get supporters to donate.

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Related Topix: US News, Karl Rove, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Barack Obama

Colorado Statesman

DNC Chairwoman talks up Markey for Treasurer

During a whirlwind 24 hours in Denver, Democratic National Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz squeezed in a quick fundraiser for Colorado Democratic Treasurer candidate, Betsy Markey on Tuesday afternoon.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Betsy Markey, Representative Cory Gardner, Republican, University of Florida

Sunshine State News

Paul Ryan, Debbie Wasserman Schultz Clash over 2016 and the Economy

U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., the chairman of the U.S. House Budget Committee and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney's running mate in 2012, is increasingly thinking about running for the Republican presidential nomination in 2016 -- and drawing fire from a prominent Florida Democrat.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Democrat, Massachusetts, Massachusetts Government, Mitt Romney, Hillary Clinton

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Post-gazette.com

Immigration confrontation looms

As President Barack Obama nears a decision on taking broad executive action to reshape the nation's immigration system, Republicans are threatening to force a confrontation over what they describe as a power grab, by refusing to finance some or all of the moves.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, Barack Obama, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat

The Orlando Sentinel

Video, Photos: Crist and Rich show unity in Fla-Dems' rally in Orlando

In a show of party unity after a sometimes-contentious primary election, 2014 Democratic gubernatorial nominee Charlie Cris t embraced former challenger Nan Rich to the delight of cheering supporters, during a rally at the Painters and Allied Trades Union Hall in Orlando Thursday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Bill Nelson, Florida, Florida Government

News Talk Florida

Florida: 5 Things To Know For August 28

Just days after Florida's primary election, the state's Democrats are making a show of unity at rallies in Orlando and Fort Lauderdale.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Bill Nelson, US House of Representatives, Florida, Orlando, FL, Fort Lauderdale, FL

Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Miami Herald

Charlie Crist's big win clouded by low turnout and enthusiasm questions

Commissioner Jose "Pepe" Diaz dances with Ileana Quevedo, employee of IKEA during the opening ceremony of IKEA in Sweetwater on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Charlie Crist, US Governors, Sweetwater (Sweetwater, FL), US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Rick Scott

Breitbart.com

Politically Drowning on Immigration, Democrats Seek 'Government Shutdown' Lifesaver

Democratic National Committee chairwoman Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz seized on remarks by Sen. Marco Rubio in an interview with Breitbart News , citing his desire to address immigration in a government spending bill to argue he's thirsting for a government shutdown.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Barack Obama

The Washington Post

Who says the Senate isna t an old boys club anymore? Not Kirsten Gillibrand.

JUNE 18: Former Congresswoman Gabby Giffords throws out the first pitch at the Congressional Softball game with the help of Rep. Debbie Wasserman-Schultz and Senator Kirsten Gillibrand on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC Wednesday evening June 18, 2014.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, US House of Representatives, Hillary Clinton, The Washington Post Company, World News

Capital Soup

DNC Chair Wasserman Schultz, Lt. Gov. Candidate Taddeo to Discuss...

Today, DNC Chair Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz and candidate for Lieutenant Governor Annette Taddeo will hold a conference call with reporters at 12:30 PM EST to highlight how Florida's working families will be affected by another government shutdown, Last fall, the federal government was shut down for 16 days, led in part by Florida's own Rubio in ... (more)

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Related Topix: US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News, US Governors, Rick Scott

Tue Aug 26, 2014

CBS 3 Springfield

Crist makes Florida comeback bid as 4 states vote

Former Republican Gov. Charlie Crist continued his political comeback Tuesday as Democratic voters selected him as their nominee to challenge Republican Gov. Rick Scott in Florida, one of four states where voters were choosing candidates for statewide office.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Marco Rubio, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative James Lankford, Florida, Florida Government

Hot Air

Democrat strategist unveils plan for healthy debate on new Meet the Press

By now you've probably heard the news that Chuck Todd has been given the big chair at Meet the Press formerly held by David Gregory.

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Related Topix: US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News, Journalism

The Miami Herald

Polls are open for Florida primary

Though Tuesday's primary will draw the battle lines for what is expected to be a brutal and high-spending gubernatorial election in November, there is little doubt about victors at the top of the ballot.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative David Rivera, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Joe Garcia, Florida, Charlie Crist, US Governors

Sunshine State News

Voting for Who Gets to Lose

My advice to supporters in the most hotly contested statewide races is this: Crack all the champagne tonight, don't leave a bottle in the cellar.

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Related Topix: Law, Healthcare Law, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Patrick Murphy

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