Tag Archives: 2012 election

Supervisors discuss election problems with Florida senate

By on January 15th, 2013 | Last updated: January 16, 2013 at 11:11 am

The Florida Senate Committee on Ethics and Elections heard from nine supervisors of election Monday about what they think caused problems during the 2012 election.

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Gov. Rick Scott opens possibility of more early voting days

By on December 19th, 2012 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 2:01 pm

Gov. Rick Scott said Wednesday that Florida needs to look at a larger early voting period.

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In the News: nor’easter devastation, election confusion, baby rhinos, prison term for anti-Islam filmmaker

By on November 8th, 2012 | Last updated: November 8, 2012 at 2:23 pm

Pinellas voters get robocall from elections boss saying they have until ‘tomorrow’ to vote – Tampa Bay Times – An automated call on Election Day incorrectly told thousands of Pinellas County voters, including the wife of former Gov. Charlie Crist, [...]

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UF political science professors preview nationwide races

By on November 6th, 2012 | Last updated: November 6, 2012 at 4:21 pm

Blue or red, donkey or elephant, Democrat or Republican — Tuesday voters nationwide will be making decisions for local, state and national elections.

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Political newcomer faces political veteran in race for Florida’s Fifth Congressional District

By on November 2nd, 2012 | Last updated: December 17, 2012 at 4:48 pm

For Florida’s Republican fifth congressional district candidate LeAnne Kolb, who has no political experience, sometimes it’s a matter of quality over quantity in politics. That’s why she believes she should be elected.

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Candidates for Marion County sheriff race tout different experiences

By on November 2nd, 2012 | Last updated: December 17, 2012 at 4:49 pm

About a month after former Republican candidate Dan Kuhn dropped out of the Marion County Sheriff’s race after a highly publicized sex scandal, his Republican replacement is getting ready to square off in the Nov. 6 election against Constitution Party candidate Bernie DeCastro.

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Alachua County begins processing absentee ballots

By on October 25th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:01 pm

The Alachua County Supervisor of Elections office has received more than 30,000 requests for absentee ballots. The Canvassing Board reviews these requests and has already returned more than 11,000.

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Residents of multiple Florida counties received a phony voting status letter

By on October 23rd, 2012 | Last updated: October 25, 2012 at 11:13 am

Be careful when you check your mailboxes: faulty voter status letters reached 20 Florida counties.

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Live coverage of Paul Ryan in Ocala

By on October 18th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:11 pm

Follow WUFT News’ live tweets from reporter Wade Millard who is at the scene of a Paul Ryan speech today in Ocala.

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University of Florida students react to second 2012 presidential debate

By on October 17th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:08 pm

Several University of Florida students weighed in on last night’s presidential debate. WUFT-FM’s Clint Holzapfel has the details on what students had to say.

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