As Rick Scott travels to Sarasota and Riviera Beach today, more revelations and more questions about his offshore drilling stunt and his role as chair of a federal Super PAC to skirt campaign finance laws are reminding Floridians just why they can’t trust Rick Scott and his self-serving politics. Florida Democratic Party spokesman Sebastian Kitchen released the…
While most state systems were not breached, the U.S. Intelligence Community has repeatedly warned that Russia will try to disrupt midterm elections in November 2018
In response to Rick Scott’s announcement today, Florida Democratic Party Chair Terrie Rizzo released the following statement: “For eight years, Rick Scott has put himself and his political interests above the people he serves, and in the Senate, he would do the same thing. Here’s his record: lost jobs, low wages and an…
Florida Gov. Rick Scott makes his long-awaited Senate candidacy official Monday, setting up an epic battle against incumbent Democrat Bill Nelson and testing the limits of whether a close alliance with President Donald Trump is political poison or a pathway to success in the nation’s biggest swing state.
“Rick Scott’s decision to run for U.S. Senate will go down as one of the biggest mistakes in recent Florida political history,” American Bridge 21st Century predicted in a campaign strategy memorandum
Charlotte County Democrats Betty Gissendanner and Judy Schnabel recently attended a Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) event in Tampa
Each year, Earth Day – April 22 – marks the birth of the modern environmental movement in 1970. At the height of counterculture in the United States, 1970 brought the death of Jimi Hendrix, the last Beatles’ album, and Simon & Garfunkel’s “Bridge Over Troubled Water.”
From WGCU’s Gulf Coast Live:
We’re taking the show on the road to Punta Gorda in Charlotte County in order to mark the 50th anniversary of the death of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
GOP Gov. Rick Scott has yet to officially announce he’ll run to unseat Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., but three extraordinary events during the past 18 months are already shaping the contours of a race that could determine control of the U.S. Senate next year
Over the past few months, the Sunseeker Resort development project gradually found its way into the news in Charlotte County. Not surprisingly, as it has been unveiled, a number of opinions have surfaced about it, the two clearest sides being those opposed to changing the “old Florida” character of the Charlotte Harbor shoreline and those seeking to improve the economy of Charlotte County
The Charlotte County Commission unanimously approved Tuesday vacating a 22-acre portion of the Charlotte Harbor community’s plat, including 4.5 acres of public road rights of way, to allow Sunseeker Florida Inc. to turn a key area near the U.S. 41 bridges into a destination resort.
Before the candidates made their speeches, before the party officials took the podium, three Charlotte County kids talked about why they were taking part in the Blue Gala.
The 2018 Charlotte County Democratic Party Blue Gala was a rousing success! Over 150 Charlotte County Democrats, including a number of Charlotte County Young Dems, Democratic candidates running for county, state and federal offices and guests, attended the annual event at the Kingsway Country Club in Lake Suzy on March 24. The event kicked off Charlotte…
The Charlotte County Commission will consider Tuesday taking its first big step to transform a key portion of the county’s oldest platted waterfront subdivision into a swanky, high-rise destination resort.
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The Scott administration quickly worked to distance itself from the collapse of a Florida International University pedestrian bridge that left six dead, but documents from the state’s transportation department and the university paint a different picture
The DWC of Charlotte County: A MATCHING GRANT to support young Democratic Women is available. As we look to the future there is a unique opportunity: An extremely generous couple is offering a matching grant up to $5000 to fund the DWC Scholarship program in the years to come. You are invited to be a…
Democrats enjoy a 10-point advantage over Republicans in congressional preference for the 2018 midterm elections, even as President Donald Trump’s job approval rating has ticked up, the latest national NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll finds