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By Adam Pages on September 27th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:55 pm
Florida voters might be taken by surprise at the polls when they go to cast their votes in the presidential race. This year’s ballot includes the nation’s second-highest candidate total, 12, behind Colorado’s 17.
By Chip Skambis on September 11th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:39 pm
There was a small bounce for each Romney and Obama after their respective party conventions, however that effect has already begun to wane, says Susan McManus, a professor at the University of South Florida.
By Denise Toledo on September 6th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:43 pm
The Florida Democratic National Convention chairman will be at the convention sharing thoughts about speakers. The DNC is taking place in Charlotte, NC.
By Clint Holzapfel on September 6th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:44 pm
Celebrity endorsements and political opinions can affect a candidate’s campaign, according to a recent study from the University of Tennessee.
By Emily Burris on August 3rd, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 3:30 pm
From the “ Vote or Die” campaign to President Obama’s connection with the youth vote, 2004′s presidential elections saw an uncharactersitically high level of enthusiasm from young voters. This time around, the youth vote has been less targeted so far in [...]
By Emily Burris on August 1st, 2012 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 1:56 pm
A series of recent polls by Quinnipiac University, CBS News and The New York Times found voters favoring President Obama. In Pennslyvania, Florida and Ohio, more voters said Obama cares about the needs and problems of people like them than [...]
By Donna Green-Townsend on July 20th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 8:40 am
Details are continuing to surface in the late night shooting spree at a movie theatre in Aurora, Colorado. During the midnight premier of “The Dark Knight Rises” a lone gunman entered the theatre, hurled a gas canister and then began shooting using an assault rifle, [...]
By Nickelle Smith on July 19th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 8:37 am
With the 2012 presidential election right around the corner, President Obama is looking to Floridians for their vote. Over the years, Florida has always been a state candidates keep a close watch on. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Nickelle Smith reports on [...]
By Nickelle Smith on July 5th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 3:45 pm
Pasco County was so ravaged by Tropical Storm Debby, it caught the attention of President Barack Obama. The county has been in recovery sinced the storm dumped a few inches of rain on the region. Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM’s Nickelle Smith [...]