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The Republican Woman Loses, Again

Voters in a Florida congressional district went to the polls Tuesday to elect a new representative following Trey Radel’s resignation this year after pleading guilty to cocaine possession. 452 more words

Rand Paul almost embraces a winning strategy

With an audience of black children as a backdrop, Senator Rand Paul continued his effort to brand himself as the “outreach” Republican with a speech at a school in Chicago… 461 more words

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Why Republicans Should Love Bitcoin

The Republican reaction to bitcoin has been mixed. Some lawmakers have enthusiastically supported it, while others have unequivocally opposed it. Interestingly, many mainstream Republican positions make amiable bedfellows with bitcoin. 220 more words


Republican Curt Clawson Wins Special GOP Primary

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — The former CEO of an aluminum wheel company won a Republican primary Tuesday in a special election for the seat of a congressman who resigned in January after being arrested for buying cocaine. 631 more words


Scott Calls For Senate Vote On Immigrant Tuition

TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/NSF) - Gov. Rick Scott demanded Tuesday that the Senate vote on allowing some undocumented immigrant students to pay in-state tuition at Florida universities, shortly after a late push to get the issue onto the floor stalled in the Senate Appropriations Committee. 977 more words


VRWC - Maryland Governor Race, Death from #Obamacare, @QuintonReport, and MD Candidate Terry DeGraw

The band’s back together tonight for the start of the Free State Radio broadcast week. Not only do we have one quest, but two.

We’ll touch on what… 71 more words

Crist Not Backing Down From Health Care Law Support

TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/AP) – Florida’s former governor Charlie Crist, despite persistent criticism, isn’t backing away from his support of the nation’s new health insurance system.

At a luncheon Tuesday, Crist spoke and immediately brought up the attack ads Republican Governor Rick Scott’s political committee have bought which show Crist saying “I think it’s been great,” talking about the health care overhaul. 109 more words