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Florida Isn't Just Your Grandma's Battleground State Anymore
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politics, elections, Florida, Millennials, usa )

- 30 days ago -
In fact, if your image of Florida politics is senior citizens peppering candidates with questions about Social Security and Medicare, it's time for an update. Or a new headline.
Dems Reportedly Asking Has Debbie Wasserman Schultz Become Too Toxic?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Debbie Wasserman Schultz, DNC, toxic, Philadelphia, Tim Canova, Florida, neutral arbiter, resign, removal )

- 147 days ago -
There is a strong sentiment that the current situation is untenable and can only be fixed by her leaving said a senior Democratic aide telling The Hill. There is too much water under the bridge for her to be a neutral arbiter.
Today Hillary Clinton Is The Presumptive Nominee But Erasing Bernie Sanders From the Campaign Is a Mistake
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio, Donald Trump, Kasich, primary elections, Florida, Ohio, NC, speech, media, ignoring Sanders, Corporate media )

- 218 days ago -
Sanders was the only candidate Democrat or Republican to be ignored by the media. Covered was Kasich fleeting moment of glory Rubio demise in Fl Cruz got time Hillary winning and Trumps patented fascist lounge singer monologues.
You Really Ought to See This Video   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Alan Grayson, House of Representatives, Senate, Florida, campaign donation, video, help Alan Grayson )

- 461 days ago -
As a Floridian I'm well aware of Alan Grayson. He is a good man, fights for the people, he is like an Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders. He is a Representative in the House but he is now aiming for the Senate. Please share this with others.
Florida House Rejects Plan To Expand Health Care For Hundreds Of Thousands
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Florida, Health Care, Gov.Rick Scott, dishonesty, corruption, ethics, republicans, politics, government, Americans, news )

- 502 days ago -
The Florida House of Representatives voted Friday to reject a state Senate bill that would have expanded Medicaid for thousands, marking a victory for Republican Gov. Rick Scott.
Florida House Overwhelmingly Passes Religious âEUR~License To DiscriminateâEUR(TM) Adoption Bill
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Florida, adoption, religion, bigotry, prejudice, children, hypocrisy, injustice )

- 557 days ago -
On Thursday afternoon, the Florida House of Representatives voted 75-38 to pass a bill (HB 7111) that would allow the stateâEUR(TM)s adoption agencies to engage in any kind of discrimination if serving a particular family violates...
Awkward: Watch as Florida Lawmaker Mocks Rick Scott Official for Refusing to Say "Climate Change' ~ TEXT and VIDEO
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, climate change, Florida, Rick Scott, government, ethics, freedoms, dishonesty, republicans, media, news, politics )

- 578 days ago -
A smiling Florida state senator mocked a state official after attempting to get him the say "climate change," a term reportedly banned by Gov. Rick Scott.
FLORIDA: Pakistani-Born Jihadist Brothers Have Been Charged By the FBI With Conspiring to Explode a Weapon of Mass Destruction
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Jihad, Florida, FBI, Pakistani, WMD, Telephone taps, Islamic Terrorism )

- 656 days ago -
Oakland Park brothers Sheheryar Alam Qazi, and Raees Alam Qazi are set to go on trial this year on terrorism charges, and prosecutors are planning to use secretly recorded phone calls between one of the men and his wife as evidence against them.
Florida Gov. Rick Scott Defeats Charlie Crist For Re-Election
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Rick Scott, Charlie Crist, Democrat, Republican, 2014, Florida, Governor )

- 716 days ago -
The squeaker conclusion to the country's most expensive race of 2014 showed how, 14 years after a tied presidential election stunned the world, Florida remains as starkly divided and polarized today as ever.
Ex-Florida GOP Gov. Charlie Crist Files to Seek the Office Again, This Time as Democrat
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Florida, Charlie Christ, elections, democrats, news, politics, government )

- 1084 days ago -
The state Division of Elections posted the filing on its website Friday. Crist couldn't be immediately reached for comment, but has an announcement scheduled for Monday morning in St. Petersburg.
Governor Rick Scott Is Moving Ahead With An Outrageous Effort to Remove Voters From the Voting Rolls in Florida - ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Florida, Rick Scott, Americans, voting rights, republicans, ethics, corruption, elections, dishonesty, politics, news )

- 1128 days ago -
Faced with anemic approval ratings heading into an election year, Scott has decided it's easier to prevent people from voting than it is to win their vote.
Clueless To Crisis In Our Environment
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: environment, Florida, clean water, pollution, sugar, Rick Scott, politics, elections, ethics, corruption )

- 1150 days ago -
Florida's Governor Clueless showed up the other day for a photo-op at the St. Lucie Lock and Dam.The mission was to display concern over the billions of gallons of cruddy water being dumped from Lake Okeechobee into the St. Lucie River, a criminal act...
Latino Teen Killed By the Miami Beach Police for This ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: teen, freedoms, violence, Florida, ethics, humanrights, death, police brutality )

- 1166 days ago -
A friend watched in horror as cops high-fived each other. And now, a Florida community is once again searching for answers about the brutal death of one of its teenagers.
Civil Rights Prosecution of George Zimmerman By United States Department of Justice for Death of Trayvon Martin ACTION US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trayvon Martin, Zimmerman, Florida, shooting, justice, civil case, acquitted )

- 1195 days ago -
Petition Requesting Prosecution of George Zimmerman for depriving Trayvon Martin of his Constitutional Rights of Life and Liberty by the United States Department of Justice, Eric Holder, United States Attorney General in United States District Court as...
Open a Civil Rights Case Against George Zimmmerman ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trayvon Martin, Zimmerman, Florida, shooting, justice, civil case, acquitted )

- 1195 days ago -
The most fundamental of civil rights -- the right to life -- was violated the night George Zimmerman stalked and then took the life of Trayvon Martin.

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