Politics & Policy

Today’s Florida Headlines

  • More heat for Marco Rubio on the GOP American Express card he once held. From the Tampa Tribune: “A former supporter of Republican Senate candidate Marco Rubio says Rubio acknowledged having once put home remodeling expenses on his Republican Party credit card.”


  • Allen West, a GOP candidate running in FL-22, is now a member of identity-protection service LifeLock, after his Social Security number was included on a mailer sent out by the state Democratic Party.

    Meanwhile, his opponent, incumbent Ron Klein, sent out a release this morning tying West to a candidate almost 1,000 miles away: “Allen West, Christine O’Donnell Match Made in Sarah Palin Heaven.”


  • The Libertarian candidate running in the Rubio-Crist-Meek race is getting his own radio show, the Orlando Sentinel reports.


  • A new Mason-Dixon poll shows Republican Rick Scott trailing Democrat Alex Sink by seven points in the race for the governor’s mansion.


The Latest