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File photo of Jeb Bush. (credit: Andy Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Jeb Bush, Bobby Jindal Star In New GOP Ad

Jeb Bush and Bobby Jindal are starring in a new ad for a group seeking to rebrand the Republican Party.

CBS Tampa–04/06/2014

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Crist Wages Populist Campaign For Fla. Governor

MIAMI (AP) — When former GOP Gov. Charlie Crist announced he’d run for his old job as a Democrat in 2014, party leaders rejoiced at the prospect of a pragmatic candidate able to win back […]

CBS Tampa–02/08/2014

File photo of Fla. Gov. Rick Scott. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Fla. Gov. Vows GOP Will “Win Big” This Year In Elections

Florida Gov. Rick Scott is vowing a “big year” for Republicans during the crucial 2014 elections.

CBS Tampa–01/11/2014

In the five weeks since he declared his support for a comprehensive immigration overhaul, U.S. Rep. Daniel Webster has gotten an earful. YURI CORTEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Band Of Republicans Push For Immigration Amid Strong Party Opposition

In the five weeks since he declared his support for a comprehensive immigration overhaul, U.S. Rep. Daniel Webster has gotten an earful.

CBS Tampa–09/08/2013

File photo of Charlie Crist. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Crist Working On Book That Strongly Criticizes GOP’s Conservative Policies

Charlie Crist, the former Florida governor who switched from the Republican Party to Democrat, is working on a book that strongly criticizes the GOP’s conservative policies.

07/10/2013

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Former Fla. GOP Chief Pleads Guilty Before Trial

Jim Greer’s guilty pleas on Monday to four counts of theft and a single count of money laundering ended the trial before it even started and ensured that some state GOP secrets will remain confidential, at least for the time-being.

02/11/2013

File photo of Fla. Gov. Rick Scott. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

ACLU: Fla. GOP’s Attack On Civil Liberties Unprecedented

Florida’s Republican governor and GOP-led Legislature have mounted an unprecedented attack on civil liberties over the past two years, the American Civil Liberties Union said in a report Thursday.

01/10/2013

Gov. Rick Scott makes his case for a second term as Florida's governor. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Gov. Scott: Anybody Who Wants To Improve Should Be Republican

Gov. Rick Scott pointed to the state’s improving economy Saturday as he encouraged Republicans to begin working now to make sure he and other party members are elected in 2014.

01/05/2013

John Boehner

Opinion: GOP Too Extreme

More than a month after the election, things continue to get worse for the GOP brand. The lead Republican spokesperson during the fiscal cliff negotiations, House Speaker John Boehner, has a 34 percent approval rating. President Obama has a 54 percent approval rating.

12/20/2012

Dick Armey

Opinion: Amazing ‘Stupid Things’

Former House Republican Leader Dick Armey criticized GOP candidates for saying “stupid things,” but here is one problem: The 2012 candidates were talking about Republican policy.

12/11/2012

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