Romney: American kids get 'third-world education'

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

WASHINGTON (AP) - Charging that American students are getting a "third-world education" under President Barack Obama, Republican presidential challenger Mitt Romney on Wednesday pr..
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Romney defends record at Bain Capital firm

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

WASHINGTON (AP) - Mitt Romney is defending his work at the private equity firm he co-founded and says it's part of why he's qualified to be president.    Romney told..
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Primary sweep has Romney 1 win from GOP nomination

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

WASHINGTON (AP) - Mitt Romney swept all the delegates in GOP primaries in Kentucky and Arkansas and picked up more endorsements from party leaders, putting him one win away from cl..
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Romney shifting focus from economy to education

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW YORK (AP) - Mitt Romney is wading into a new policy arena - the nation's education system - as he broadens his focus to appeal to general election voters still getting to know ..
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Romney's support up in Florida's presidential race

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: maggie delmore

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney has moved into a lead over President Barack Obama in the crucial swing state of Florida, a new poll shows. Romne..
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Lee County voters will decide on slot machines in November

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Slot machines will be on the ballot this fall in Lee County. On Tuesday night, Lee County commissioners decided to move ahead on a public vote to add slots, and ..
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Biden dismisses Romney's experience in business

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

KEENE, N.H. (AP) - The presidential campaign debate over Republican Mitt Romney's tenure at a private equity firm is going down the drain.    Vice President Joe Bide..
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Fla. Gov. started push to remove voters from rolls

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida Gov. Rick Scott is the reason the state is trying to identify and purge non-U.S. citizens from the voter rolls.    Former Secretary ..
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Romney, Scott see economic recovery differently

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Republican Gov. Rick Scott's sunny view of Florida's economy stands in stark contrast to a darker message his party's presumptive presidential nominee, Mit..
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Candidate forum spotlights SWFL congressional race

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Nine candidates faced off in Cape Coral Monday night in the race to replace Connie Mack in Congress. The question-and-answer session was notable for inviting ann..
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Prosecutors: Trio planned to attack Obama's HQ

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

CHICAGO (AP) - Three men arrested when police raided a Chicago apartment had been planning to attack President Barack Obama's campaign headquarters, Mayor Rahm Emanuel's home and o..
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Tampa OKs regulated zone around convention

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - The Tampa City Council has given final approval to creating a designated area around this summer's Republican National Convention designed to keep protesters in ..
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Fla. Puerto Ricans urged to vote in elections

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ORLANDO (AP) - Pedro R. Pierluisi wants Puerto Ricans in Florida to register and vote with the same enthusiasm their families do back on the island.    Pierluisi is ..
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Obama stance adds fuel in marriage battlegrounds

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - President Barack Obama's support for gay marriage has emboldened activists and politicians on both sides of the issue, setting off a flurry of political acti..
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VP Biden to speak to Cypress Bay grads in Miami

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MIAMI, Fla. (AP) - Some quick changes had to be made when Vice President Joe Biden agreed to be the keynote speaker at Cypress Bay High School's graduation.    Schoo..
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Romney talks economy, criticizes Obama in Fla. campaign stop

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney returned to Florida Wednesday for a two-day campaign swing. His first event was in St. Petersburg, not far from..
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Romney endorses Mack in Fla. GOP Senate primary

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Republican presidential contender Mitt Romney says Connie Mack IV is his choice in Florida's GOP primary race for the U.S. Senate.    Romney..
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Chain of clinics started by Fla. Gov. changes name

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A chain of urgent care clinics started by Florida Gov. Rick Scott is changing its name.    Solantic announced this week that it's jettisonin..
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Defense will not call Edwards, mistress to testify

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) - Attorneys for John Edwards expect to rest their case Wednesday without calling the two-time Democratic presidential candidate or his one-time mistress to th..
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Obama calls on Congress to help small businesses

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama says Congress could help sustain the economy's "momentum" by passing legislation that would give businesses a 10 percent income tax credit ..
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