After a short-lived term as Broward Republican chairman came to a close for Rico Petrocelli because he didn't get along with people, or some such thing, the Broward GOP had a chance to really come out swinging, especially after getting slammed in the November elections, and choose a new leader who d ... More >>
Rico Petrocelli, the broke Broward Republican chairman, has decided to go all Roberto Duran on us and say no mas.
- Rico Petrocelli, Broward County Republican Chairman, Broke as a Bad Joke
The Broward Republican Executive Committee issued a statement on Petrocelli's resignation, while th ... More >>
It's high-octane campaign season, and Democratic sheriff candidate Scott Israel is hammering the incumbent, Al Lamberti, for his and his underlings' close association with convicted Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein. That's only a little hypocritical, seeing as Rothstein firm money was directed toward I ... More >>
Remember when Nezar Hamze -- a Muslim and executive director of Florida's Council on American-Islamic Relations -- got shut out of the Broward Republican Executive Committee?That whole situation got a well-deserved clowning from the Daily Show With Jon Stewart.The show even landed a hilarious int ... More >>
Rep. Allen West, who's apparently "in danger" of losing his congressional seat.The Broward GOP has looked at the proposed congressional redistricting map for the state and has come to a realization -- Broward isn't going to have a Republican representative if that map becomes a reality.That l ... More >>
Rep. Allen Bernard West is sorry about that whole Congress thing that happened this year.Rep. Allen West took about 14 minutes to speak on the floor of the House of Representatives yesterday, apologizing to Americans for not really being able to do anything.Right after his apology, though, he mad ... More >>
The Broward Republican Executive Committee released an open letter to Brenda Snipes, the county's Supervisor of Elections, claiming it's unfair that there aren't any early voting sites in Republican State Sen. Ellyn Bogdanoff's district.Republican State Rep. George Moraitis doesn't have an early ... More >>
"The man who's been shoutin' the number nine in your TV."GOP presidential candidate Herman Cain -- or as Mike Tyson calls him, "The man who's been shoutin' the number nine in your TV" -- is scheduled to make four stops around South Florida on Wednesday.Three of those events will be free, but the ... More >>
Thanks to West, South Florida Republicans have a bad rap.U.S. Rep. Allen West has already tried to end federal funding for National Public Radio. But if he needed another reason to hate NPR, yesterday's "All Things Considered" segment should do the trick. The story explored West's view of Is ... More >>
Photo by Mike RiceNezar Hamze (left) across from local radio host "Joe Citizen" in a July protest outside a Margate mosque.Nezar Hamze -- a Muslim and executive director of Florida's Council on American-Islamic Relations -- is no stranger to taking heat from right-wing politicos in Broward County ... More >>
With the rhetoric coming from Allen West and Adam Hasner, it seems only a matter of time before they start talking about protecting our precious bodily fluids against the Muslim "infiltration."
HasnerHasner, likely U.S. Senate candidate and former Florida House majority leader who represe ... More >>
Flickr: presidential_predictionsBush and Bernstein had a mutual friend at Gray-Robinson.Broward Health Commissioner Robert Bernstein has cast himself as a watchdog for waste at the county's public health-care district. But in the months since he led the charge to terminate the hospital district's ... More >>