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Florida Senate agrees to pay aide $900k in sex scandal

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – The Florida Senate is paying $ 900,000 to settle a complaint with a legislative aide who accused a former Republican senator of sexual misconduct. The settlement between Rachel Perrin Rogers and the Senate was [...]

Florida school shooting voted top news story in AP survey

NEW YORK (AP) – The mass shooting at a Parkland, Florida, high school – which killed 17 students and staff, and sparked nationwide student-led marches for gun control – was the top news story of 2018, according to The Associated [...]

Embattled Florida elections supervisor will fight governor

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – The fallout over Florida’s turbulent recount is escalating after the state’s outgoing Republican governor decided to oust a South Florida elections official. Gov. Rick Scott late Friday suspended embattled [...]

Nelson concedes to put end to bitter Florida Senate race

Sen. Bill Nelson’s defeat represents the loss of the de facto head of the Florida Democratic Party. | AP Photo Elections By MATT DIXON 11/18/2018 02:50 PM EST Updated 11/18/2018 03:57 PM EST 2018-11-18T03:57-0500 Share on [...]

DeSantis wins Florida gubernatorial race as Gillum concedes

Ron DeSantis, a former congressman, aligned himself closely with President Donald Trump during his campaign. | Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> MIAMI — Andrew Gillum, the Florida Democratic [...]

Most Florida counties done with hand recounts in Senate race

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – Officials say most of Florida’s counties have finished their hand recount in the state’s contentious U.S. Senate races. State officials ordered a manual recount on Thursday after a machine recount showed that [...]

‘Nelson has no path’: Democrats admit Scott beats Florida icon

Without favorable court rulings to expand the available ballot pool, Sen. Bill Nelson has no way to make up his 12,603-vote deficit with Gov. Rick Scott. | J. Scott Applewhite/AP Photo By MARC CAPUTO 11/16/2018 09:18 PM EST Updated [...]

Florida counties hit the deadline for submitting recount results in this year’s contentious midterm

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – Florida counties hit the deadline for submitting recount results in this year’s contentious midterm elections. Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC. The Washington Times Comment Policy The Washington [...]

Deadlines looming in pivotal, rancorous Florida recounts

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – Florida’s bumpy election recount reaches a pivotal point Thursday as most counties across the state complete reviews that could determine the next senator and governor in one of America’s top political battlegrounds. Barring [...]

Chris Cox, Bikers for Trump, see Florida election fraud proof in ballot box tags

This is what democracy looks like. Bikers for Trump leader Chris Cox bustled through the throng of protesters at the Broward County elections office at the heart of the Florida recount fandango, drawing attention to colored zip-tie tags found [...]