The Florida State Fraternal Order of Police endorsed Jack Latvala’s campaign for governor today during a statewide meeting in Jacksonville.
Hurricane Irma put the brakes on fundraising for a few days, but the major announced and potential candidates for Florida governor ended up collecting nearly as much campaign cash in September as they did the month before.
It’s clear that Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam has been running a careful race for Florida governor. And Republican voters like what they are seeing, according to a new poll from the Florida Chamber of Commerce.
Prosecutors say they will seek the death penalty against a woman accused of dressing up like a clown in 1990 and fatally shooting the wife of her future husband.
House Speaker Richard Corcoran says he won't announce whether he'll run for governor until seven months from now, after the 2018 legislative session.
There is rich irony to Florida House Speaker Richard Corcoran deriding "welfare for politicians" and "the insider political class" in his call to eliminate Florida's beleaguered public campaign financing system. He is, after all, the ultimate example of Tallahassee's political insider class.