Tag Archives: GOP

In the News: Marissa Alexander Gets New Trial, Magnet Program Expansion, Dream Defenders, Florida GOP Talks Budget

By on September 27th, 2013 | Last updated: September 27, 2013 at 11:21 am

Florida woman jailed for firing ‘warning shot’ at husband wins new trial – A new trial has been ordered for Marissa Alexander, who was given a 20-year prison sentence after firing a warning shot to ward off her abusive husband. […]

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In the News: Florida Increases Education Spending, Rick Scott Business-Friendly During Re-election Bid, House GOP Delays Financing Legislation, Casey Anthony Forced to Testify

By on September 14th, 2013 | Last updated: September 14, 2013 at 4:20 pm

Florida Had Second-Largest 2013 Education Funding Increase, Study Says – Florida still spends 3.9 percent less on education than it did in 2008 before the Great Recession, despite having the second-largest increase in education spending for the 2013-2014 budget year. […]

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In The News: Spokesman leaves GOP, Gov. Rick Scott budget plan, Gainesville park plan, Bus driver shooting

By on January 30th, 2013 | Last updated: February 4, 2013 at 5:12 pm

After dodging dog questions, Republican communications director returns to private sector – Brian Burgess, the combative communications director for the Republican Party of Florida, left the state GOP after he failed to answer questions about a Labrador retriever that was […]

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In the News: FBI reward, presidential debate, American Airlines, Facebook share, illegal immigrant, Florida justices

By on October 3rd, 2012 | Last updated: October 3, 2012 at 10:28 am

FBI offers $50,000 reward for terrorism suspect Ahmad Abousamra, alleged co-conspirator with Tarek Mehanna – The FBI is offering a $50,000 reward for information leading to the capture of terrorism suspect Ahmad Abousamra, who once lived in Mansfield, Mass., and […]

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Florida GOP opposes three Florida Supreme Court justices

By on October 1st, 2012 | Last updated: October 25, 2012 at 11:13 am

The Florida GOP released a statement saying it will oppose three Florida Supreme Court Justices in the upcoming Florida retention elections.

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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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Romney accepts nomination

By on August 31st, 2012 | Last updated: September 20, 2012 at 1:26 pm

WUFT reports on Romney’s speech last night and his acceptance of the Republican presidential nomination.

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Ann Romney speech attempts to motivate female voters

By on August 29th, 2012 | Last updated: July 9, 2013 at 12:01 pm

Ann Romney aimed her speech at women voters at the Republican National Convention Tuesday night.

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Politics and the tropics

By on August 28th, 2012 | Last updated: July 9, 2013 at 12:02 pm

WUFT reports how Tropical Storm Isaac will affect the Republican National Convention in Tampa.

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Republican National Convention still important despite major changes

By on August 27th, 2012 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 4:02 pm

Despite changes in the RNC, experts say it is still important in terms of the success of the Republican Party.

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