U.S. Democratic Party Politics

  • Blogs

    August 26, 2014

    Broward Primary Election Results: Live-Blog

    Hi. Hello. How are you? It's Primary Election night, and lots and lots of races are being decided by the very little of you who actually showed up to vote. But, no worries. We got you covered on the winners as the results come in. See which judges will be cleaning up our streets. See which guy wi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2014

    FLL Airport Workers Hit by Lightning: Why Don't They Get a Living Wage?

    Tomorrow, the Broward County Commission is expected to announce its final vote on a bill that would (in addition to preventing service distruptions) improve the standards of airline and contractor workers. This is clearly needed. Just last week at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 2, 2014

    Former Fort Lauderdale Commissioner Carlton Moore Dies

    Former Fort Lauderdale City Commissioner Carlton Moore has passed away. He was 60. Moore died Tuesday night at a rehabilitation center in Tamarac, where he had been recovering from a severe stroke. Moore served nearly two decades on the commission. He was known as a strong advocate for improving t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    December 8, 2011

    Daily Show Staff Hitting Up Legislators for Pee Tests; Rick Scott's Response Now Has Video

    Florida House DemocratsThe Daily Show's Aasif Mandvi (left) with a cup of pee and Rep. Darryl Rouson.​Apparently trolling Gov. Rick Scott during his budget announcement yesterday was just one part of the quest for urine by the staff of the Daily Show With Jon Stewart.Now, "correspondent" Aasif Man ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2011

    Allen West: Does He Need to Apologize for His Letter to Debbie Wasserman Schultz?

    Allen West​A few hours after we said an apology from Rep. Allen West was highly unlikely for his email rant to Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, he said he had apologized -- which was caught on tape by a Huffington Post reporter.Wasserman Schultz said he never apologized shortly after that, and West' ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 8, 2011

    Debbie Wasserman Schultz Is Now "Debbie Downer" According To Republican Video

    Debbie Wasserman Schultz​Democratic National Committee Chairwoman and South Florida Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz is now the basis of a recycled joke.American Crossroads -- the group that provided millions of dollars to put conservative candidates in office in the 2010 midterm electio ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 7, 2011

    Debbie Wasserman Schultz Half-Apologizes For Saying Republicans Like Jim Crow Laws

    house.govDebbie Wasserman Schultz​Democratic National Committee Chairwoman and South Florida Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz isn't very good at retracting statements.Wasserman Schultz was on CNN Sunday when she said Republicans want to bring states back to Jim Crow-era laws, drawing the ire ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 22, 2008

    Ain't Nothing Happy About these Holidays for Rep. Franklin Sands

    The Weston Democrat and minority leader of the Florida House has had a hellish holiday season. A week ago, Sands opened Monday's edition of the Palm Beach Post to a story about how he allegedly used Democrats' willingness to give to the Florida Democratic Party as a basis for deciding who deserved a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 3, 2006

    Davis Speaks

    It's heating up. The Davis campaign today released this statement from Jim Davis and Florida Dem Chair Karen Thurman: --------------- Davis and Thurman Criticize Personal Attack on Crist TALLAHASSEE - Democratic nominee for governor Jim Davis and Florida Democratic Party Chair Karen Thurman ... More >>

  • News

    May 6, 2004

    Pretty Boy

    Jim Stork has become the face of Broward's gay community. But is he ready for Capitol Hill?

  • Culture

    May 29, 2003

    Dem Blues

    The left, turning right, was plain wrong

  • Subtropical Life

    May 15, 2003
  • News

    October 31, 2002

    Hustling the Hood

    Does it matter to blacks which wealthy, middle-aged white guy is Florida's next governor?

  • News

    November 15, 2001


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