Tag Archives: 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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In the News: fungal meningitis, congressman charged, Barnes and Noble PIN pads, bogus voter letters

By on October 24th, 2012 | Last updated: October 24, 2012 at 4:22 pm

Fla. health officials: 3 more cases of meningitis – The Florida Department of Health announced three more cases of fungal meningitis: a 60-year-old man and a 36-year-old woman from Escambia County, and a 50-year-old man in Marion County. The total [...]

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Congressional candidates spar over District 3

By on October 22nd, 2012 | Last updated: December 7, 2012 at 9:39 pm

With the Nov. 6 election two weeks away, three candidates are fighting for one seat in Florida’s third congressional district.

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Absentee ballots offer convenience, risk

By on October 22nd, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:04 pm

Absentee ballots are due Oct. 31.

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Local experts discuss importance of presidential debates

By on October 2nd, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:45 pm

President Obama and Republican candidate Mitt Romney will face off Wednesday night in this year’s first televised presidential debate.

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Expect to see a crowded Florida ballot in November

By 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.

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In the News: Romney, Campaign Donors, Voter Purge, Pythons, Terry Jones

By on September 18th, 2012 | Last updated: September 25, 2012 at 11:51 am

WATCH: Full Secret Video of Private Romney Fundraiser | Mother Jones – The news organization has released a full-length version of a speech GOP candidate Mitt Romney gave at a private fundraiser in Boca Raton. The speech was taped without [...]

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Politics should stay out of Supreme Court, former judge says

By on September 10th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:42 pm

A former Iowa Supreme Court Chief Justice spoke to the Gainesville community about the role of politics in judicial elections as part of a lecture series which comes right on the heels of the Florida judicial elections.

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