Democrats Can’t Stop Winning As Judge Gives Florida Voters More Time To Correct Ballots

Florida’s Republican Governor, Rick Scott, along with the Republican Senatorial Campaign Committee has filed an appeal of a federal judge’s decision to give voters in Florida until Saturday to correct issues with their mail-in and provisional ballots. read more

Schumer Tells Trump to Stop ‘Bullying, Harassing & Lying’ About Recounts

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer has had enough of Donald Trump.

On Tuesday he demanded that the president “stop bullying, harassing and lying” about the Florida recounts.

Speaking in defense of Florida Sen. Nelson, who is fighting for his Senate seat, Minority Leader Schumer called for President Trump to “stop bullying, harassing and lying” about the Florida recount efforts.” read more

Trump Continues Bogus Florida Fraud Claims, Says Recounts Should Stop

President Donald Trump declared that “an honest vote count is no longer possible” in the controversial Florida midterm elections for the state’s governor and U.S. Senate positions. The president is now claiming (with no evidence) that many of the ballots are “missing or forged.” read more

Republicans Are Carrying Out An Assault On Democracy In Florida

Yesterday, Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) sent out a series of  Tweets implying a vast conspiracy was taking place due to his belief that “democratic lawyers are trying to change the results” of this past Tuesday’s election. Governor Rick Scott continues to hold a slim lead  over his opponent, Senator Bill Nelson (D-FL), however, that margin continues to deteriorate as more votes continue to be counted. read more

Trump Charges Corruption As Scott Files Florida Lawsuit

President Donald Trump has interjected himself into another election controversy. On Thursday evening he said that law enforcement was examining a “big corruption scandal” regarding “Election Fraud” in Florida. There are two Florida counties that have found themselves in the middle of an intense fight over vote counts in the state’s too-close-to-call U.S. Senate race. read more

Fears of Florida Defeats Bring Desperation to the White House

Recent polls show that Democrat Andrew Gillum has maintained a lead over Trump-endorsed rival Ron DeSantis in the race to become Florida’s next governor. As a result, President Donald Trump and his aides in the White House are getting very, very worried. read more

Florida Democrats Ask For Voter Registration Extension Due to Hurricane

With Hurricane Michael on a path to devastate 300 miles of northwest Florida coastline tomorrow afternoon, Florida Democrats want the voter registration deadline extended.

Michael is bringing to Florida’s northern Gulf Coast its most serious hurricane threat in decades, and the National Hurricane Center has said the devastation caused by storm surges may be greater than anything residents there have ever seen before. The storm will make landfall Wednesday as a major category 3 hurricane. read more

Bill Nelson Pulls Ahead of Rick Scott In Critical Florida Senate Race

According to a highly-respected opinion poll released on Tuesday Democratic Senator Bill Nelson of Florida has taken a significant lead over his formidable GOP opponent, Governor Rick Scott.

The Quinnipiac University Poll is widely followed so the fact that its new poll shows Nelson with a seven point lead over Scott has captured national attention. It shows incumbent Nelson leading Scott by 53 percent to 46 percent among Florida likely voters. read more

Dem Poll Has Gillum Leading DeSantis By 5 in Florida

Bernie Sanders-supported progressive Democrat Andrew Gillum, the thirty-something mayor of Tallahassee, is leading Trump-supported right-wing Republican Rep. Ron DeSantis (Fla.) by 5 points in the race for the Florida governor’s mansion, according to a new poll. Admittedly, the poll may be biased since it was commissioned by Democrats, but it is the first publicly released poll since Florida’s primary elections were held on Tuesday. read more

Rick Scott Is Already Accused of Violating Federal Fundraising Rule

A newly filed complaint has been lodged against Florida Governor Rick Scott’s Political Action Committee (PAC) for violating federal campaign fundraising laws. 

The  ‘New Republican PAC’ started by Scott had a stated purpose of “rebranding the Republican Party.”  But recently it abruptly made a change from GOP rebranding to being used as a tool to elect Scott as a U.S. Senator in his race this year against Democratic incumbent senator Bill Nelson. read more

Trump Crony Rick Scott Running for U.S. Senate in Florida

If you care about the environment, education, gun control or any progressive values, Rick Scott has been a disaster as governor of Florida.  And now this right-wing former CEO accused of Medicare fraud wants to go to Washington in the U.S. Senate so he can promote even more of Donald Trump’s disastrous agenda. read more

Florida Nursing Home Residents Died Because Rick Scott Ignored Their Calls

The Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills in Hollywood nursing home called Florida Governor Rick Scott's cell three times asking for help 36 hours before the first tragic death.

District Judge Assails Florida GOP’s “Election-Rigging” War on Voting

“’I know it (obscenity) when I see it.’ Likewise, this Court knows disenfranchisement when it sees it and it is obscene.”

Victory For Democracy: Judge Extends Florida’s Voter Registration Deadline By A Week

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The new deadline to register to vote in the Sunshine state is Oct. 18.

Federal Court Ignores Trump-Supporting Governor, Extends Voter Registration In Florida

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The GOP knows that when fewer people turn out to the polls, they have a better chance of being successful.

Governor Scott Orders 1.5 Million Floridians to Flee the Result of Climate Change

"Scientists are confident that as we continue to heat up the oceans, we’re going to see more of these high-end perfect storms.”

Little Acknowledgment That LGBT People Were Targeted in Orlando Gun Massacre

"This is an especially heartbreaking day for our friends, our fellow Americans, who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender."

Morning Joe Tries To Get Its Credibility Back By Kicking Rick Scott Off The Show

Rick Scott kicked off of Morning Joe

MSNBC's Morning Joe has given Donald Trump and unlimited and virtually uncontested platform to spew his gibberish and hate, but after coming under increased scrutiny, the show tossed Florida Republican Gov. Rick Scott off of the air after he refused to answer a question about whether he believes Islam hates America.

Louie Gohmert: It’s Obama’s Fault We’re all Idiots

I paraphrase, but not by much. Gohmert uses nuns, the Posse Comitatus Act, and Waco 1993 to prove Obama is to blame