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Lots Of Finger-Pointing Over Florida Election Woes

A look at Florida’s troubled election this past fall prompted some finger-pointing and back-tracking Wednesday.

01/31/2013

File photo of a voting booth. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Officials Want Shorter Ballot, More Early Voting

Long voting lines in November that again put Florida under national scrutiny could be eased in future elections if lawmakers restore the early voting days they cut and stop putting so many long constitutional amendment proposals on the ballot, a Senate committee heard Monday.

01/15/2013

File photo of Governor Rick Scott (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Fla. Poll Says Scott’s Re-Election In Jeopardy

A new poll says Florida Gov. Rick Scott’s chances for re-election are in jeopardy.

12/19/2012

File photo of former Fla. Gov. Charlie Crist. (credit: Getty Images)

Fla. GOP To Crist: Bring It On

Florida Republican Party leaders have a message for former Gov. Charlie Crist: Bring it on.

12/08/2012

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Tallahassee: New Leadership Sworn In After Election

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — New leaders are gaveling in the Florida House and Senate for a one-day reorganization session. All 120 representatives and 40 senators are taking their oaths of office on Tuesday — two […]

11/20/2012

Rep. Allen West , R-Fla., speaks during an address to the 39th Conservative Political Action Committee on Feb. 10, 2012 in Washington, D.C. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Allen West Concedes 2 Weeks After Election

Tea Party firebrand Rep. Allen West conceded his re-election fight Tuesday, two weeks after the election gave way to court appearances, two partial recounts and unending accusations by his camp that the vote count wasn’t fair.

11/20/2012

Rep. Allen West, R-Fla., speaks during an address to the 39th Conservative Political Action Committee on Feb. 10, 2012 in Washington, D.C. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Election Officials Miss Deadline To Report Recount Results In Allen West Race

Election officials missed a deadline Sunday to report results of a two-day recount in GOP Rep. Allen West’s race to remain in Congress, apparently sealing unofficial results giving the win to Democrat Patrick Murphy.

11/19/2012

File photo of President Obama. (Credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Man Distraught Over Presidential Election Result Kills Himself

A Key West resident who police say was distraught over the presidential election results and worried about his business has apparently killed himself.

11/14/2012

Voters in St. Petersburg, Fla., wait at polls as they open Tuesday morning to decide which presidential candidate will get Florida's 29 electoral votes. (credit: Edward Linsmier/Getty Images)

Florida Robocall Tells Thousands They Have Until Wednesday Evening To Vote

Sporadic problems were reported Tuesday at polling places around the country, including a confrontation in Pennsylvania involving Republican inspectors over access to some polls and a last-minute court fight in Ohio over election software. One Florida elections office mistakenly told voters in robocalls the election was on Wednesday.

11/06/2012

Vice President Joe Biden speaks to supporters during a campaign rally at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside on Oct. 26, 2012 in Kenosha, Wis. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Biden: Romney ‘Trying To Scare The Living Devil’ Out Of People

Mitt Romney came under withering criticism Wednesday over his depiction of President Barack Obama’s auto industry bailout, with Vice President Joe Biden accusing him of perpetuating an “outrageous lie” and newspapers assailing the Republican’s advertising campaign on the subject.

11/01/2012

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