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Katherine Harris

  • Blogs

    November 19, 2013

    Katherine Harris' Husband Commits Suicide, Police Say

    Sarasota Police say the husband of former U.S. Rep. Katherine Harris, who was also Florida's secretary of state, has committed suicide. Police were called to the Harris residence around 7:30 a.m. Tuesday. William Hild, a pastor at Sarasota First Baptist Church, confirmed that Harris' husband, Ande ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 20, 2012

    Democratic Candidates Being Attacked by Republican-Linked Liberal Named Group

    People living in Delray might have received a mailer about Democrat Sen. Maria Sachs contributing to George W. Bush "more than once" and being in cahoots with Katherine Harris in disenfranchising voters. The mailers, from a group called Progressives, are intended to sound as if a liberal organizati ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 29, 2012

    Rick Scott Purging Voters Like It's 2000

    Dear Rick Scott,Just a quick note to congratulate you on returning Florida to the electoral Dark Ages. You began by reinstating an archaic rule that forces ex-felons to wait five years after completing their sentences to have their voting rights restored. Very strategic thinking on your part. Twelve ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 3, 2010

    Allen West Wins Congressional Seat, Voters to Deal With Unsettling Two Years

    Here he comes.​Well, it's only two years. But with Allen West serving as the congressman for the coastal congressional District 22 that spans Broward and Palm Beach counties, those years could be rather unsettling. Here's a brief rundown of his resume:1. Resigned from the Army after being accused ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 1, 2010

    Marco Rubio's "Reclaim America" Slogan Promises More Divisive Politics

    Rubio wants to reclaim America from his moderate side.​In July, Marco Rubio announced a 23-point initiative that would become the slogan for his campaign for U.S. Senate. He called it "Ideas to Reclaim America," and it signaled that Rubio would remain on the far right of the GOP. He issued a state ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 24, 2010

    Disgraced Politicos Who Should've Stayed Hidden

    Mark Foley is baack.​Now that former U.S. Congressman Mark Foley has begun his unembarrassed return to Republican politics, it's tempting to recall the many other disgraced Floridians who perhaps should have stayed hidden longer. Blithely ignoring the infamy of their scandals, these public figures ... More >>

  • News

    August 20, 2009
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    April 9, 2009
  • Blogs

    January 29, 2009

    The Stage Is Set: Katherine Harris, Will You Please Run for U.S. Senate?

    Man, I turn my head for one day (to work on some print edition goodies) and all hell breaks loose in that 2010 Senate race. Democratic Rep. Allen Boyd is out. Democratic State Sen. Dan Gelber is in. Attorney General Bill McCollum is out. It's such a free-for-all that even Tampa's Democratic mayor is ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 3, 2008

    Well, Someone Has To Be the Junior Senator from Florida

    Senator Mel Martinez is sick of his job and he's not hanging around after 2010. So what Republican will run in his place?Outgoing Fort Lauderdale Mayor Jim Naugle doesn't want the job. Someone must stay in Fort Lauderdale to keep a wary eye on South Florida gays. Jeb Bush is all, 'Whatever, if I fee ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 10, 2008
  • News

    February 28, 2008

    The Talk of the Green Iguana

    Will American voters elect the first gay vice president in November?

  • Blogs

    November 4, 2006

    Where's Bruce?

    Bruce Carlton Jordan After calling a reporter a horse's ass yesterday, Florida Gov. Jeb Bush asked a very pertinent question: Why now? Why are allegations that Crist is gay reaching the news now? Bush would have you believe it's because of evil Democratic operatives, apparently possessed by ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 3, 2006

    Permalink

    This comes from the St. Petersburg Times' Buzz blog regarding the Crist coverage: ---------------------------- A Testy Time in Orlando Charlie Crist, campaigning in Orlando with Gov. Jeb Bush Friday, got decidedly off-message. A reporter for an Orlando TV station wanted Crist to respond to q ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 2, 2006
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    November 2, 2006
  • News

    November 2, 2006

    Crist Denies Trysts II

    Sworn testimony backs up claims that Bruce Jordan boasted of his affair with Charlie Crist.

  • Blogs

    October 31, 2006

    For All You Political Junkies ...

    What follows is the full transcript of last night's gubernatorial debate between Charlie Crist, Jim Davis, and Max Linn. It's, um, really long. CHRIS MATTHEWS, MSNBC HOST: Florida, the state that carried George W. Bush into the White House and elected Jeb Bush twice for governor. A state on the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 30, 2006

    St. Pete Picks Up Crist Story -- And Drops It

    From Sunday's St. Pete Times: ------------------------ "NOT THAT THERE'S ANYTHING WRONG WITH THAT: He's denied it publicly, repeatedly, and clearly, but Republican gubernatorial nominee Charlie Crist has yet to shake the talk that he's gay. There is no evidence that it's hurting his campaign, but ... More >>

  • News

    October 26, 2006

    Crist Denies Trysts II

    Sworn testimony backs up claims that Bruce Jordan boasted of his affair with Charlie Crist.

  • News

    October 26, 2006

    Crist Denies Trysts

    GOP frontrunner: I have never had sex with a man

  • Blogs

    October 24, 2006

    The Crist Question

    We just published this story on the New Times homepage wherein Charlie Crist, I believe for the first time, denies that he has ever had sex with a man and, more specifically, denies he had sex with two particular men who are named in the article. I wrote the story and I know people are going to ... More >>

  • News

    October 19, 2006

    Crist Denies Trysts

    GOP frontrunner: I have never had sex with a man

  • News

    August 31, 2006

    The Fantastic Four

    In this primary season, these political superheroes really stand out.

  • Blogs

    July 28, 2006

    Is Katherine Harris A Ruthless Soviet Dictator?

    Not much time this morning, so just a few South Florida media news gems to pass along: -- Scott Hiaasen's report on the continuing fallout of Arthur Teele Jr. A co-defendant in a criminal case is expected to go on trial soon and his lawyer, Richard Sharpstein, promises: "Even in death, we will vin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 13, 2006

    In The News

    Miami Herald crime writer Wanda DeMarzo tells us today about a "stunning" plea deal: The State Attorney's Office is dropping charges against Deputy Chris Thieman in the crime-reporting scandal in exchange for Thieman's testimony against higher-ups. Yeah, I suppose it's stunning. It also proves -- ag ... More >>

  • News

    July 14, 2005

    Sleaze! Sex! Suspense!

    South Florida writers live the life

  • Calendar

    February 24, 2005
  • News

    January 20, 2005

    Brother's Keeper

    Miriam is only the beginning. Them boys in Tallahassee may bag some really big game.

  • News

    October 28, 2004

    Be Very Afraid

    Broward's elections office has been hijacked by Republican activists. Blame local Democrats.

  • News

    March 4, 2004

    All the Governor's Men

    A sweetheart hospital district deal could land Jeb Bush in front of a grand jury

  • News

    December 4, 2003

    Letters for December 4, 2003

    You weren't duped for a teeny-tiny minute?

  • News

    November 13, 2003

    Deutsch Marks

    He's raised a lot of money in his bid for the Senate, but from whom?

  • News

    April 24, 2003

    Out of Touch

    You press the screen. The machine tells you that your vote has been counted. But how can you be sure?

  • News

    February 27, 2003
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    October 31, 2002

    Felon Follies

    A problem that marred the 2000 ballot is back

  • Calendar

    September 26, 2002

    Belle Star

    Brett Butler brings her Southern wit to South Florida

  • News

    August 29, 2002

    Wild, Wild West

    Once convicted of fraud and in debt to the IRS for a cool million, Steven West is some kind of businessman

  • News

    November 15, 2001

    Longshot

    Florida House minority leader Lois Frankel is waging an impossible campaign for governor

  • Best of BPB

    May 17, 2001

    Best Recount

    Broward County Canvassing Board

  • News

    December 14, 2000

    Letters to the Editor

    Letters for December 14, 2000

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