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    December 26, 2013

    Florida Residents to Lose Unemployment Benefits Saturday

    Thanks to Congress' not adding an extension to emergency unemployment benefits into the budget deal that's going to pass the Senate this week, roughly 73,000 Floridians will lose those benefits come Saturday. This is in addition to the 1.3 million in other states who will get ganked when the federa ... More >>

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    September 10, 2013

    Syria Strike Averted -- by Accident!

    So, Secretary of State John Kerry was traveling in Britain yesterday and when a reporter asked him at a news conference whether there was any way that Syria could now avoid being struck as retaliation for a chemical weapons attack on its own people. Kerry harrumphed, in a tone of yah, right, like it ... More >>

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    March 29, 2013

    Marco Rubio Pledges Opposition to Gun Legislature Because of Reasons!

    In his never-ending, undaunted quest to be the new face of the GOP by being the old face of the GOP, Marco Rubio will add to his nonbigoted hatred of gays, his marginalizing of women, and his denial of scientific fact ways by fighting off any and all attempts to pass gun legislation.He signed a thin ... More >>

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    July 30, 2012

    Patrick Murphy Launches First Attack on Allen West, Uses West's Own Words

    While plenty of candidates are going to be trying to make their opponents look like off-kilter, rhetoric-spouting do-nothings, it's not likely any have an easier time of it than Patrick Murphy, the Democratic candidate aiming for the District 18 seat.He's running against that velvet-voiced charmer A ... More >>

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    March 1, 2012
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    January 18, 2012

    Marco Rubio Dropping His Support of the PROTECT IP Act

    Sen. Marco Rubio​That was quick. Less than an hour ago, Sen. Marco Rubio announced he no longer supports the PROTECT IP Act (PIPA) -- the Senate version of the Stop Online Privacy (SOPA) -- which he was previously a cosponsor of.As we noted this morning, two South Florida congressional representat ... More >>

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    December 27, 2011

    Allen West: Where Was Your Leadership in Opposing the Payroll Tax Deal?

    Whenever we point out the quirks of Rep. Allen West, there's always some dissent from his fans. In his defense, his supporters typically point out the leadership quality they see in the congressman.West was given a chance to be a leader this past week, as he's opposed the two-month extension of the ... More >>

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    October 11, 2011

    Allen West Confirms Americans Aren't Star Trek Characters, Rips on Occupy Movement

    ​If you're a constituent of Rep. Allen West -- or even if you aren't -- it's time to subscribe to the congressman's "Weekly Wrap-Up."The entertainment value is always on high, and it'll give you an idea of what West has been postulating over the last week -- like the time he dedicated a few lines ... More >>

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    December 14, 2010

    Ritter and Klenet Kept Eating Out After Campaign Was Over

    Okay, so you're tired of hearing about the Stacy Ritter and Russ Klenet campaign fund, but I just can't quit it yet. Revelations keep coming to the surface. We already have the extravagant dinners, the family phone bills, the dinner in Manchester VT, the bedsheets and pillows from Target, the ... More >>

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    November 3, 2010

    Ken Keechl Campaign Manager: We Tried To Make LaMarca "Unacceptable"

    In lieu of the silence from losing candidate Broward Mayor Ken Keechl, I spoke with his campaign manager, Eric Johnson, today. Johnson of course had made a little news recently with his negative "Convicted Criminal" mailers on Chip LaMarca, who prevailed in the race despite being outs ... More >>

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    September 20, 2010

    DREAM Act Could Be Dream Come True for Coral Springs FSU Grad

    Andrea Huerfano​This weekend dozens of undocumented immigrants took to the sands of Miami Beach to tell Congress to pass the DREAM Act this week. About 50 people formed human billboards spelling out the words "Dream Act Now" and "Call [Sen. George] Lemieux Now."Activists in South Florida -- a fron ... More >>

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    July 23, 2010

    Rubio Trying to Energize GOP Base Against Crist

    We've entered the home stretch in the race for U.S. Senate, and Marco Rubio is neck-and-neck with Charlie Crist. Which of these jockeys can whip his horse into a higher gear in the three months before the election? The momentum is clearly on Crist's side, as evidenced by this week's profile of ... More >>

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    January 15, 2010

    [UPDATED] On Morocco Eve, Rothstein Met Obama?!?

    Flickr: The White HouseObama speaking at the Fontainebleau in Miami Beach last October.​That's what former Rothstein business partner Roger Stone is reporting on his blog this morning. He says that former Heat center Alonzo Mourning played matchmaker in an encounter that took place in Miami Beach ... More >>

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    September 12, 2009

    Your 912 Project Scavenger Hunt

    Pretending Obama is a Muslim might never get old. ​Here's a fun way to look at today's so-called 912 events. But first, some background: Eight years ago, this country was struck in the worst terrorist attack in our history. In the days and weeks following, Americans felt a sense o ... More >>

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    November 8, 2001

    Waiting For Otto

    Why would a man sullied by Iran-contra and illegal propaganda campaigns be a Bush nominee? Good question.