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Jumbled GOP field hopes for survival in South Carolina

Hoping for survival in the South, a muddled field of Republican presidential contenders descended Wednesday on South Carolina, no closer to clarity about who can stand between Donald Trump and their party’s nomination. Not me, Carly Fiorina announced, dropping out of the campaign. A Chris Christie spokeswoman said his race was over, too. But a […]

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Incumbent Mike Miller increases fundraising lead over challengers in HD 47 race

Incumbent Republican Rep. Mike Miller increased his lead over his three Democratic challengers for House District 47 last month, while neighboring HD 49 is still only sporting a single candidate. Miller brought in $14,985 in January and only spent $826, leaving him with just over $79,000 on-hand in his reelection campaign. The 23 January contributions […]

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Todd Wilcox accuses Hillary Clinton of serial flag desecration

Florida GOP Senate candidate Todd Wilcox, in a statement Wednesday, linked an American flag on the ground at the Hillary Clinton election night party with a larger pattern of contempt, demonstrated most vividly by the burning of the flag at Benghazi. Wilcox calls attention to his own military service, having “stood shoulder-to-shoulder on the battlefield with real American heroes […]

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Todd Wilcox accuses Hillary Clinton of serial flag desecration

Florida GOP Senate candidate Todd Wilcox, in a statement Wednesday, linked an American flag on the ground at the Hillary Clinton election night party with a larger pattern of contempt, demonstrated most vividly by the burning of the flag at Benghazi. Wilcox calls attention to his own military service, having “stood shoulder-to-shoulder on the battlefield with real American heroes […]

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Eric Eisnaugle raises more than $20,000 in Jan. for HD 44 re-election

Republican State Rep. Eric Eisnaugle raised brought in more than $20,000 in contributions last month for his House District 44 re-election campaign. Eisnaugle raised $14,000 through his campaign account and added another $6,350 through his PAC, Committee for Justice and Economic Freedom. Heading into February, the Orange County representative had just shy of $260,000 cash-on-hand […]

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Eric Eisnaugle raises more than $20,000 in Jan. for HD 44 re-election

Republican State Rep. Eric Eisnaugle raised brought in more than $20,000 in contributions last month for his House District 44 re-election campaign. Eisnaugle raised $14,000 through his campaign account and added another $6,350 through his PAC, Committee for Justice and Economic Freedom. Heading into February, the Orange County representative had just shy of $260,000 cash-on-hand […]

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House committee approves bill shifting costs to move utility lines for infrastructure projects

The House Appropriations Committee Wednesday approved a bill seeking to shift the cost of relocating utility lines for infrastructure improvements from utilities to public entities. In some cases, the costs would be absorbed by the Florida Department of Transportation. According to LobbyTools, HB 461, filed by Pensacola Republican Rep. Clay Ingram, came after an opinion […]

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