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GOP FL Rep Hints Rubio Will Be Running for U.S. Senate

Friday on CNN’s “New Day,” Rep. David Jolly (R-FL), who has been in the mix for the Republican nomination for the U.S. Senate seat currently held by Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL), a former candidate for the GOP presidential nomination, hinted

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Florida’s Senate Race to Replace Marco Rubio Driven by Foreign Policy

While Florida’s U.S. Senate Democratic primary candidates, Rep. Alan Grayson and Rep. Patrick Murphy, seem to be garnering all of the media spotlight in what will eventually turn out to be a hotly contested general election, Republicans vying to replace outgoing Sen. Marco Rubio appear to be a forgotten bunch.

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Charlie Crist Announces Congressional Run

Charlie Crist is back, and this time, it looks as if he is here to stay. Crist announced that he is running for Congress in Florida’s soon-to-be-Democratic-leaning 13th congressional district.

The casket bearing the body of Lt. Joe Gliniewicz is carried from the church by police officers, a fireman and an Army soldier. (Photo: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Sens. Toomey, Sessions: Police Lives Also Matter

Sen. Pat Toomey (R-PA) and Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) have introduced legislation to make the to make the murder of a law enforcement officer, firefighter, or other first responder an aggravating factor in favor of the death penalty. Current law already applies this penalty when the murder victim is a federal law enforcement officer or prosecutor. The legislation comes in the wake of a number high profile murders of police officers, including Pennsylvania State Trooper Corporal Bryon Dickson and Philadelphia Officer Robert Wilson, III.

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Former Florida Attorney General Eyes Senate Race

Former Florida Attorney General Bill McCollum is mulling over another state run for the U.S. Senate, but he says he will not make up his mind until after October but before the end of 2015.

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Rep. David Jolly Donated to Planned Parenthood Executive

The five recently released undercover videos by the Center for Medical Progress, outing Planned Parenthood as an organization that inhumanely brokers aborted baby body parts, have forced the hand of Republican legislators in Washington, D.C., to push for the federal defunding of the group.

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) waves to supporters after announcing his candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination during an event at the Freedom Tower on April 13, 2015 in Miami, Florida. Rubio is one of three Republican candidates to announce their plans on running against the Democratic challenger for the …

Amazing Race: Rumble To Replace Rubio in Florida Wide Open, Poll Shows

With Florida’s August 2016 primary still more than a year away, it would be highly unlikely for any candidate to have the race sewn up already, but this poll does settle some questions about how the race would be affected if some of the potential candidates jumped in: former Attorney General Bill McCollum (R-FL) and Rep. Gwen Graham (D-FL).

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Contentious Congressional Rematch in the Works in Florida

A second matchup between Democrat Rep. Gwen Graham and former Congressman Steve Southerland (R) could be in the works, as Southerland is strongly considering another run for office in Florida’s 2nd congressional district.

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Club for Growth Calls FL. Sen. Candidate David Jolly the ‘C’ Word

That would be Charlie Crist, the former Florida Governor who used to be a Republican, then bailed on the party to run as an independent after Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) surged to a double-digit lead in the 2010 Senate primary. Crist’s name has become a shorthand insult whenever someone wishes to challenge a candidate’s conservative credentials, and when Rep. David Jolly (R-FL) jumped into the Florida Senate race on Monday, the Club for Growth had thrown the Crist name at him within a few hours.

Republican Congressman Sides With FL Judge On Gay Marriage

Nothing last forever in life, especially marriages. I am one of those that believes that gay’s should have the same right as heterosexuals to lose half of their life savings and future earnings in an inevitable and messy divorce that

Exclusive: RNC Launches New Data-Driven Field Operation

Exclusive: RNC Launches New Data-Driven Field Operation

The Republican National Committee (RNC) is launching a sophisticated new data program called “Victory 365” to link 200 full-time field staffers with reams of voter statistics. The effort is modeled after President Obama’s successful use of analytics to help drive

Dems Anti-Koch Bros. Campaign May Raise Money But Does It Equal Wins?

Slate’s David Weigel writes the Democrats’ strategy that entails bashing David and Charles Koch is a fundraising winner for the Party. Weigel says he has seen  “numbers from fundraising e-mails from one campaign that were sent from roughly mid-January to

Rove Ignores Role Amnesty Opposition Played in Jolly Special Election Win

Rove Ignores Role Amnesty Opposition Played in Jolly Special Election Win

In his analysis of Florida Republican David Jolly’s special election win over Democrat Alex Sink on Tuesday, Republican establishment strategist Karl Rove failed to fully acknowledge the importance of both mobilizing the Republican base for this fall’s midterm elections and opposing

Do Not Overplay A Jolly Win For GOP

Both sides are coming out and spinning the results on the heels of the president sounding the midterm alarms for vulnerable Democrats. On The Kelly File David Jolly had this to say. “Listen this is a great night for us

DCCC Chairman Wants FL Rematch Between Jolly, Sink in November

DCCC Chairman Wants FL Rematch Between Jolly, Sink in November

Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) Chairman Steve Israel said he wants Alex Sink, the Democrat who lost a key special election House race on Tuesday, to run again against Republican David Jolly in the fall.  Jolly won a district that President Barack Obama

David Jolly Proves GOP Can Win Swing Districts by Opposing Amnesty

David Jolly Proves GOP Can Win Swing Districts by Opposing Amnesty

Establishment Republicans have said that GOP candidates cannot win races in swing districts, especially against strong Democrats, by firmly opposing amnesty.  In what could be a bellwether for November, Republican David Jolly won a special election House race in Florida’s

Kirsten Powers: Florida is a Bellwether, The Tide Is Turning On Dems

Kirsten Powers: Florida is a Bellwether, The Tide Is Turning On Dems

Fox News Channel left-leaning contributor Kirsten Powers spoke on Rep.-Elect David Jolly’s (R-FL) win in Florida’s 13th Congressional District over well-financed Democrat Alex Sink. She called the race a bellwether and insisted it was not only ObamaCare but also the

Boehner: We Had A Big Win Last Night

Boehner: We Had A Big Win Last Night

Speaker of The House John Boehner was very confidant the special election to fill the seat of late Republican Rep. Bill Young in Florida’s 13th Congressional District which was won by Republican David Jolly over well financed Democrat Alex Sink

Abortion and Koch Bros. Smear Strategy Loses Race For Dems In FL

Breitbart News visited the Florida Congressional 13th district Democrats failed to pick up and noticed one week before Republican David Jolly held the seat of the late Bill Young, his opponent Democrat Alex Sink was no where to be found.

Rep.-Elect David Jolly Hits Nancy Pelosi in Special Election Win

Rep.-Elect David Jolly Hits Nancy Pelosi in Special Election Win

In the opening of Megyn Kelly’s Fox News Channel show on Tuesday night, Rep.-Elect David Jolly (R-FL) touted the merits of his Florida 13th congressional district win. He reacted to House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi’s downplaying of the Democrats chances

Libertarian Candidate Takes 5 Percent, Not Enough To Stop Jolly

Libertarian Candidate Takes 5 Percent, Not Enough To Stop Jolly

The GOP brought in the highest profile libertarian Republican in the country to help push just-elected David Jolly over the finish line, but 27-year truck driver with virtually no funding was still able to take nearly 5 percent in the

Democrats Midterm Hopes Rest on Florida Special Election

Democrats Midterm Hopes Rest on Florida Special Election

On Tuesday, voters in Florida’s 13th District will select a replacement for the late GOP Rep. Bill Young, who represented the St. Petersburg-based district for decades. Democrats secured their top recruit, Alex Sink, former financial officer for the state, who

FL Dem Alex Sink Just Moved to District Where She's Campaigning

FL Dem Alex Sink Just Moved to District Where She's Campaigning

CLEARWATER, Florida–They say all politics is local, but Alex Sink, the Democratic Party’s hope to pick up a Congressional seat in Florida’s special election next Tuesday, only recently moved into the district in which she is running. The Sink campaign