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Is Morgan & Morgan Trying to Memory-Hole Charlie Crist?

February 5, 2018 - 6:00am
Charlie Crist

Once a ubiquitous and tanned presence in Florida politics, Charlie Crist still has a job in politics, but it looks sadly as if he's dropped to the bottom rung of political power. 

Matt Gaetz and CNN’s Chris Cuomo FBI Interview Lapses Into Odd Theistic Syntax Debate

January 29, 2018 - 6:00am
Matt Gaetz and Chris Cuomo

Washington D.C. has been slightly abuzz over the missing FBI texts story. Reportedly, upwards of 50,000 text messages mandated to be stored were supposedly missing. (They have since been “located.”) To discuss the Strzok/Page controversy, Florida Rep. Matt Gaetz sat in with CNN’s Chris Cuomo. After some sober and solid points, the interview took on a surreal tone.

ICE Conducts 'Slurpee Raids' on South Florida 7-Elevens

January 13, 2018 - 6:00am

As part of a nationwide investigation into the employment legality of workers, the Trump administration this week instigated a concentrated effort targeting 7-Eleven convenience stores. Five locations in South Florida have been visited, as well as two others in the Vero Beach area, part of a larger nationwide effort.

Influx of Puerto Ricans Presents Greater-than-Expected Fiscal Challenges for Florida

December 4, 2017 - 6:00am
Puerto Ricans at Miami Airport arrival center

Florida was preparing for an influx of some 100,000 Puerto Rican refugees after Hurricane Maria. But two months after the monster storm paralyzed virtually anything normal about life on the island, Puerto Rican arrivals in the Sunshine State have already exceeded 200,000 -- and the surge is continuing.

Regalado Name on the Wane in Miami Politics as Raquel Bows out of CD 27

November 28, 2017 - 8:00am
Raquel Regalado

The race for the seat being vacated by Ileana Ros-Lehtinen’s retirement has drawn a two-party crowd, but it's less by one now that Raquel Regalado has announced she is pulling herself out of contention. 

The Beauty of Rick Scott’s Big Final Budget

November 20, 2017 - 10:30am
Rick Scott

Rick Scott, two-time governor of Florida facing his term-limit year, has submitted his final state budget. And what a striking departure from his previous annual spending proposals it is. This time Scott is calling for a budget increase of $2.4 billion over 2017's. 

Trump Makes America Wait by Hiring Foreign Workers for His Private Club

November 10, 2017 - 11:45am

It's an annual rite in Palm Beach. President Trump’s exclusive Mar-a-Lago opens for the winter season, and in preparation, there's the hiring of new staff.

John Morgan’s Minimum-Wage Hypocrisy

November 8, 2017 - 6:00am
John Morgan

There’s a chink in Orlando trial lawyer John Morgan’s reputation as Florida’s champion for the $15 minimum wage.

Miami Congressional Candidate: I Was 'Weinsteined' by a Fellow Democrat

October 31, 2017 - 12:15am
Rafael Velasquez and Kristen Rosen Gonzalez
Not to be outdone by the revelation of nonpartisan sex scandals in Tallahassee, along comes all-Democrat  sex allegations  in a 2018 race South Florida can call its own.

U.S. Marshals Can't Locate David Rivera ... as He Visits a Televised Florida Senate Caucus

October 26, 2017 - 3:00pm
David Rivera

You have to question when a law enforcement division has a hard time tracking down a visible politician. Beleaguered former state and U.S. Rep. David Rivera is sought by the U.S. Marshals Office, looking to serve him with papers in relation to a campaign finance lawsuit. Rivera, who claims ignorance to this attempt, managed to elude the officers -- though he couldn't have been hiding in plainer sight.




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