Florida Democratic Party

  • Blogs

    October 2, 2014

    Democrats Blast Scott's "Sexist" Wedding Dress Ad, but It Wasn't Even Original

    Yesterday we noted that a pro-Rick Scott web ad that parodied Say Yes to the Dress was so insulting to the intelligence of young female voters that we didn't feel the need to point it out, but, hey, Florida Democratic Party Chair Allison Tant decided it need to be said. Of course, lost in the hull ... More >>

  • News

    April 18, 2013
  • Blogs

    April 12, 2013

    Exclusive: Miami New Times Finds David Rivera's Missing Pal Ana Alliegro

    In the lakeside tourist city of Granada, Nicaragua, visitors strolling along La Calle Libertad come upon a blue Colonial-style building with a small sign reading, "Salon La Libertad." On a recent afternoon, a slim Cuban-American woman with short blonde hair and intense blue eyes chats on her cellpho ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 27, 2013

    Charlie Crist and Rick Scott Tied in Latest Gubernatorial Race Poll

    It might have seemed that Rick Scott's defeat in the 2014 gubernatorial race was pretty much a done deal a year before the campaigns even really began, but the latest poll shows Scott might not be such a pushover. The poll of 600 registered voters conducted earlier this month shows Sc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 8, 2010

    Alex Sink Blames Obama Administration for Her Loss

    Is Alex Sink chewing on a bushel of sour grapes following her loss to Rick Scott or is she accurately hitting on some of the political and messaging failures of the Obama White House and the Democratic party in general? In an article on Politico this weekend, Sink lays some of the blame for her loss ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 15, 2010

    DNC Member Wants Bob Graham To Hammer Out Deal Between Crist and Meek

    Bob Graham, the deal maker?​Jon Ausman is a representative for Florida on the Democratic National Committee, and boy does he have a good idea on how to prevent Marco Rubio from winning the senate race. He wants former Governor and Senator Bob Graham to sit down with Charlie Crist and Kendrick Meek ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 4, 2010

    Bill McCollum Hired George Rekers Despite Strong Warnings From Staff

    McCollum (L) paid Rekers (R) $120,000 to testify against gay adoption.​Attorney General Bill McCollum, who is running for Governor as a Republican, has tried to distance himself from anti-gay activist George Rekers, but recently released emails show that McCollum hired Rekers as an expert witness ... More >>

  • News

    July 16, 2009

    'Til Death

    Why did a gay-rights activist stab her wife with a screwdriver 222 times?

  • News

    October 23, 2008

    End of the Diaz-Balart Dynasty

    The Republican brothers are headed for defeat, and Cuban-American politics will change forever.

  • News

    July 13, 2006

    Classroom Felon

    Steve Clark teaches criminal law in Miami. He's an expert.

  • News

    January 20, 2005

    The Camelot Legacy

    He may live in Miami Beach for now, but Anthony Kennedy Shriver has his eye on Tallahassee

  • News

    October 7, 2004

    Count All Votes -- Except Those for Nader

    The Reform Party's presidential candidate makes some people crazy

  • News

    August 26, 2004

    From Bitter to Sweet

    Forget the awful past, say Alfonso and Pepe Fanjul, Florida's sugar barons. It's time to make nice and go into real estate.

  • News

    April 29, 2004

    The 3% Man

    Ralph Nader looks at Florida and sees a decadent Democratic Party

  • News

    January 9, 2003

    The Will Adams Embargo

    The sad saga of how the feds hounded a senior citizen over, what else, Cuba

  • News

    November 8, 2001

    Waiting for Otto

    Why would a man sullied by Iran-contra and illegal propaganda campaigns be a Bush nominee? Good question.

  • News

    April 30, 1998

    Miami's Man in Havana

    Unrepentant leftist, friend to Castro, and loyal Cuban, Max Lesnik continues to defy the ideological mandates of el exilio

  • News

    July 17, 1997

    Hot Air Waves

    The head honcho thinks The Alex and Miriam Show would be totally cool, but internal strife is boiling over at Radio and TV Marti

  • News

    April 4, 1996

    Scalded: The Afterburn

    A state fraud investigator says he was punished because he tangled with U.S. Attorney Kendall Coffey

  • News

    December 7, 1995


    A long-time aide. A few thousand dollars' worth of dubious insurance receipts. A cauldron of allegations. U.S. Attorney Kendall Coffey has been . . . scalded