For years, campaign operative and erstwhile politician Dan Lewis has claimed that his 2006 run against incumbent Jim Naugle for mayor of Fort Lauderdale was undermined by a conspiracy led by his nemesis, super-lobbyist Judy Stern. For years, Stern has said she had nothing to do with ... More >>
Flickr: eschipulIn the months before yesterday's election, Broward candidates lined up behind campaign rainmakers who possessed extraordinary powers for rounding up votes. Of course, they would share these powers only if the price was right. Since incumbents could outraise their challengers, incu ... More >>
ShifrelTake a bow Jack Shifrel. No matter what happens in tomorrow's election, you've already made over $15,000 across eight county and state judicial races. Of course, Shifrel won't be keeping all of that loot. Some of it surely goes to the condo commandos who make sure that a candidate's name a ... More >>
steinsaltzforjudge.comDebra Steinsaltz's campaign has also hired some questionable characters.No one will get her to officially admit that she's enjoying the controversy that has blanketed Broward Judge Peter Skolnik's reelection campaign; but make no mistake about it, Debra Steinsaltz is more th ... More >>
The Broward Commission will build a courthouse, even if voters don't want it and there's no good way to pay for it.
Prediction: Judy Paul will win the Davie mayoral election over Tom Truex. Will Paul (at left next to white-hatted Ron Bergeron) be Davie's next mayor? This is an almost blind forecast based upon a single quote in Laura Figueroa's story on the race in Sunday's Miami Herald. ... More >>
The Wasserstrom conviction should have at least a few pols shaking in fear — but, hey, this is Broward
When There's This Much Money Involved, Feel Free to Scam
Dan Lewis wants to be Fort Lauderdale's next mayor. Or does he?
The Nabes Bite Back
The Florida Philharmonic is dying right along with its fan base
After an errant duck killed a speeding jet skier, authorities began pondering really weird accidents.
Broward County commissioner Lori Parrish claims she pays her cell phone bills herself. What she means is that her campaign contributors foot the bill.
Democrats and Republicans, blacks and whites, have banded together for one simple reason: to stop Ken Jenne from becoming Broward's first strong mayor.
How Jim Kane transformed himself from a special-interest lobbyist into a lobbyist who's also Florida's best-known political pollster
An F in economics. That's what the Broward County school board earned when they rushed to fire construction firm Church and Tower, only to be sued for millions.