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Raising the Minimum Wage

Jacksonville, Fla. — Robert E. Walkord’s first job was unloading trucks full-time at night while he attended Arkansas Tech full-time during the the day. That was in the 1960s. 685 more words

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Stark Differences In Florida Attorney General Race

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (CBSMiami/ AP) — Florida’s two main attorneys general candidates seem to have very little in common whether it’s on the positions on same-sex marriage ban to regulating utilities to their style. 822 more words


Clinton Stumps For Crist, Christie For Scott

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Former President Bill Clinton is back in Florida, stumping once more for former Gov. Charlie Crist as he seeks to recapture his old post. 217 more words


Fla. Gov. Scott Campaign Disputes Debate Delay

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The campaign of Florida Gov. Rick Scott is disputing what caused the delay of Wednesday’s night televised debate with former Gov. Charlie Crist. 129 more words


Crist Reminding Voters Of Fraud At Scott's Company

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Republican-turned-Democrat former Gov. Charlie Crist’s campaign isn’t letting voters forget that Republican Gov. Rick Scott ran a hospital chain that paid a $1.7 billion in fines for Medicaid and Medicare fraud. 114 more words


Crist Launches 'Kitchen Table' Tour In Final Days

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Former Gov. Charlie Crist is launching a “kitchen table” tour in the final days of the governor’s race.

The Crist campaign says the Democratic candidate will visit the homes of individuals who are “struggling” with increased property insurance and utility rates as well as cuts to the state’s popular Bright Futures scholarship program. 87 more words


Poll: Florida's Governor's Race Too Close To Call

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The race between Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Republican-turned-Democrat former Gov. Charlie Crist is too close to call and voters aren’t happy with their choice, according to a Quinnipiac University poll released Wednesday. 296 more words