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7 hrs ago | Bradenton.com

Charlie Crist about to get millions in campaign subsidy

Democrat Charlie Crist says he can’t raise nearly as much money as Republican Gov. Rick Scott, but he can close the gap thanks to a big subsidy from Florida taxpayers.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Charlie Crist, US Governors, Rick Scott

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Sunshine State News

Charlie Crist's Gamble on Annette Taddeo Didn't Get Instant Payoff

Charlie Crist hoped to get some positive attention by announcing Annette Taddeo as his running mate but his move was overshadowed by other events, some of which don't help his campaign.

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Related Topix: Charlie Crist, US Governors, Mario Diaz-Balart, US Politics, Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Wedding, Rick Scott

Sunshine State News

Political Bits and Pieces

News broke this week that former Gov. Jeb Bush , R-Fla., was involved in creating a Florida-based private equity investment firm, Britton Hill Holdings LLC, last year.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Marco Rubio, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Gus Bilirakis, Representative Steve Southerland, Florida, Florida Government

Fri Jul 18, 2014

JD Supra

Enhancements to Florida's Solicitation of Funds Law Now Effective ...

In response to the Tampa Bay Times investigative story, "America's Worst Charities," Florida's Commissioner of Agriculture, Adam Putnam, worked with the Florida Legislature to enact material enhancements to Florida's Solicitation of Funds statutes .

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Related Topix: US Politics, Florida, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Florida Government, Agriculture, Science

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Bradenton.com

Florida officials warn residents about invasive, destructive snail species

This is a 30-second advertisement created for a movie theater audience about the giant African land snail in Miami, Florida.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Florida, Agriculture, Science, Miami Dade County, FL

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Creative Loafing Tampa

In Tampa, Perry Thurston & George Sheldon tag team to blast Pam Bondi

A lot has been made this year about how, once again, Florida Democrats appear outgunned when it comes to the Cabinet races.

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Related Topix: Tampa, FL, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Rick Scott, US Governors, Hillsborough County, FL, Charlie Crist, Broward County, FL

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Bloomberg

Portman Weighs Filling Bush Gap in 2016 Primary Field

Rob Portman's been a runner-up in two straight Republican vice-presidential selection sweepstakes.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Rob Portman, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Rand Paul, Ohio, Ohio Government

Thu Jul 10, 2014

JD Supra

Enhancements to Florida's Solicitation of Funds Law Now Effective

In response to the Tampa Bay Times investigative story, "America's Worst Charities," Florida's Commissioner of Agriculture Adam Putnam worked with the Florida Legislature to enact material enhancements to Florida's Solicitation of Funds statutes .

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Related Topix: US Politics, Florida, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Florida Government, Agriculture, Science

Tue Jul 01, 2014

The Orlando Sentinel

GOP Cabinet incumbents build up cash for re-election campaigns

Attorney General Pam Bondi , Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam and state Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater continued building large fundraising edges over their Democratic challengers during the first three weeks of June, campaign-finance reports show.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News

Sun Jun 29, 2014

CBS Local

Democrats Focus On Governor's Race, Rebuilding

There are four statewide offices on November's ballot, and the Florida Democratic Party is essentially conceding two of them.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Democrat, Florida, Florida Government, Representative Scott Perry, Rick Scott, US Governors

Thu Jun 26, 2014

Sunshine State News

Jeff Atwater and Adam Putnam Sitting Pretty in 2014

Most politicians would love to be in Jeff Atwater's and Adam Putnam's shoes this year.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate

Wed Jun 25, 2014

Highlands Today

Summer BreakSpot feeding program continues to grow

The Summer BreakSpot program that provides nutritious meals and recreation to needy children across Florida is being further expanded this year.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Agriculture, Science, United States Department of Agriculture, Life, Food, Nutrition, Highlands County, FL

Sunshine State News

Allison Tant Needs New Friends -- and New Candidates

Sometimes in politics, your friends hurt you more than your enemies, which seems to be the case with Allison Tant after the new blog "Not Getting Squeezed" made its debut on her behalf.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Democrat, Bill Nelson, Charlie Crist, US Governors, John McCain

Tue Jun 24, 2014

The Miami Herald

Scott evasive on land and water amendment

It was a simple question, but as is often the case with Gov. Rick Scott, there was no simple answer.

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Related Topix: Rick Scott, US Governors, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Florida, Florida Government

Suwanee Democrat

Suwannee County: Qualifying ends for primary

Qualifying for the August primary ended Friday, June 20. The election will be held Aug. 26. The books will close for registration on July 28. "If you haven't registered by the 28th you can't vote in the primary," said Glenda Williams, supervisor of elections.

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Related Topix: Suwannee County, FL, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Ted Yoho, Live Oak, FL, Branford, FL

CBS Local

PBA Backs Crist, Cabinent Incumbents

The Florida Police Benevolent Association will back all three Republican Cabinet incumbents in the November elections, but will support Democrat Charlie Crist in the race for governor, the organization announced Monday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Charlie Crist, US Governors, Rick Scott

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