CHICAGO (AP) - Former White House chief of staff Rahm Emanuel is telling Chicago voters that taxpayers who are struggling to stay afloat can't be asked to give more.He officially l..
RIVIERA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - The Palm Beach County elections office says 500 uncounted absentee ballots have been located, possibly affecting several close local races. The ballots w..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Incoming Florida Senate President Mike Haridopolos has named his two top lieutenants. Haridopolos, R-Merritt Island, on Tuesday selected Sen. Mike Bennett,..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Governor-elect Rick Scott is sticking to his campaign theme of creating jobs while making his first postelection visit to the Florida Capitol. Scott, a Rep..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Memories of hanging, dimpled and pregnant chads are being revived 10 years after helping make George W. Bush president. Chads, those little fragments voter..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida's new governor may be headed for a case of culture shock when he tries to deal with the state's Legislature. As a corporate chief executive officer..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Republican Gov. Tim Pawlenty of Minnesota says repealing President Barack Obama's health care law would be a big part of his platform if he runs for president in ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Congressman Jim Clyburn of South Carolina say House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has a place in the Democratic leadership after Republicans take control next year. &..
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Republicans don't just control much of the electoral map. In some cases, they now have the power to redraw it. Overwhelming victo..
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama says he'll have to make some "midcourse corrections" to work with Republicans when the new Congress convenes.On the second day of his visit..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Florida's new senator-elect says both parties have been to blame for out-of-control government spending and that lawmakers owe it to the voters to make a course c..
MIAMI (AP) - Fresh off a narrow loss in Florida's gubernatorial race, Democrat Alex Sink is expressing some frustration with the White House. Sink cal..
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - Governor-elect Rick Scott won his campaign marketing himself as an outsider. But he's named to his transition team some decidedly inside names. Scott a..
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - While many people anxiously waited for the results on Election Day, a city council candidate in the Florida Panhandle decided to spend some time with her ail..
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - Rick Scott is giving his first press conference as governor-elect. The Republican plans to announce his transition team and take questions from the med..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Around 10:30 am on Wednesday, Alex Sink conceded. Alex Sink said while it was the closest in Florida's history, Rick Scott will be the next Governor. She called ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Incoming legislative leaders are considering a special session later this month or in December to override some of Gov. Charlie Crist's vetoes. Senate Pres..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Two members of Congress are challenging a new amendment that sets rules for drawing congressional districts in Florida, less than 24 hours after it was approve..
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama said Wednesday that voters frustrated by the pace of economic recovery dictated a Republican takeover of the House in midterm elections, ad..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Two Florida Democratic incumbents are already on the way out and Republicans are leading early in two more U.S. House races. Reps. Alan Grayson and Suzanne..