U.S. Congressional News

  • Blogs

    September 2, 2009

    If Health-Care Reform Fails, Run for the Border

    Flickr: car-e‚ÄčLet's hope there's not a Mexican version of Lou Dobbs ready to rage against all the Americans who may soon be tempted to go south of the border for health care. That article in the Arizona Republic quotes a retiree from Broward County who gives this ringing endorsement to IMSS, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 28, 2009

    LeMieux's Appointment a Milestone for Broward

    As far as I can tell -- and I'm going by this list, the most immediate one available -- there has never been a U.S. Senator from Broward County. So what does it say about this county's history of incestuous, corrupt politics that the breakthrough would finally come not through an election but throug ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 18, 2009

    Marco Poll-O: Rubio Unfazed by Unpopularity, Charlie Crist landed some big endorsements in his first week as a U.S. Senate candidate -- the National Republican Senatorial Committee for one. The Senate Minority Leader, Mitch McConnell, for another. And there were reports Crist might get the early endorsement of the R ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 11, 2009

    Boca Raton's State Legislators Busy Bustin' Iran's Balls, Un-Killing the Electric Car

    flsenate.govDeutchBoca Raton has its own dynamic duo in Tallahassee. There's State Rep. Adam Hasner, the Republican. And there's Sen. Ted Deutch, the Democrat. Based on party affiliation, who would you suppose is the one who wants to play hardball with Iran? And which one is a champion of the electr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 5, 2008

    Dark Horse Dem Emerges in Race for Martinez Seat

    On the Democrat side of the Florida's 2010 U.S. Senate race, the field keeps getting larger, with Congressman Allen Boyd, of Monticello, looking like a contender. Boyd (right) runs with the congressional Blue Dogs -- socially conservative Democrats who walk and talk so much like Republicans, it can ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 30, 2006
  • News

    March 30, 2006

    If Waldman's a Dem, What's With the GOP Cash?

    Another in the long tradition of Broward elephants posing as donkeys.