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  • Women’s Caucus Rejects School Board Females For Males

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    BY BUDDY NEVINS

     

     

     

    Don’t call The National Women’s Political Caucus-Florida the Good Ol’ Gal club anymore.

    The group is out with its endorsements and in two key races, it rejected female incumbents for males.

    For instance, the caucus picked the guy against two female incumbent School Board members:

     

    Nick Sakhnovsky over Heather Brinkworth in [...]
    From BrowardBeat.com at July 25, 2014, 9:55am in News, Politics
  • THURSDAY NOTES

    McLawrence/Rosenthal endorsements - FOP and Lori Parrish have endorsed Jahra McLawrence, while the PBA gave its support to Lynn Feig-Rosenthal before the DUI arrest, and without interviewing McLawrence first ...

    Don't take my wife, please ... - David Bogenschutz has filed motions to push back the effective date of Gardiner's disbarment, in order to' [...]
    From JAABlog at June 19, 2014, 9:30pm in Politics, News
  • Contini Backed By Courthouse Heavyweights

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    BY BUDDY NEVINS

     

    Judicial candidate John Contini announced today that some very familiar courthouse figures were endorsing him.

    The contrast between him and his opponent, Judge Steve Feren, is dramatic.  The former mayor of Sunrise,  Feren’s endorsement list is filled with politicians, lobbyists and other political figures.

    Those endorsing Contini include über prosector Brian Cavanagh. [...]

    From BrowardBeat.com at May 29, 2014, 1:47pm in News, Politics
  • D'Alemberte promotes Thrasher for FSU presidency

    Former Florida State President Talbot "Sandy" D'Alemberte on Tuesday nominated Sen. John Thrasher to be FSU's president, calling him "a joy to work with" when Thrasher was a university trustee during D'Alemberte's presidency.

    D'Alemberte's endorsement of Thrasher was first reported by the Tallahassee Democrat. A fixture in legal circles, a former [...]

    From Naked Politics at May 20, 2014, 5:57pm in News, Politics
  • Browardbeat Has List Of AFL-CIO Endorsements

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    BY BUDDY NEVINS

     

    Below is the list of Broward AFL-CIO endorsements for the upcoming election.

    Most interesting:  No endorsement in House District 94, where Commissioners Bobby DuBose of Fort Lauderdale and Levoyd Williams of Lauderdale Lakes are duking it out, along with an independent in the race, Christine Timmon. 

    Also note that Stacey Schulman and Rhoda [...]

    From BrowardBeat.com at May 19, 2014, 5:50pm in News, Politics
  • PBA’s Endorsement Becomes Co-Endorsement

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    BY BUDDY NEVINS

     

     

     

    Former state Rep. Steve Perman through he had the cops’ endorsement locked up in his race for Florida House.

    He learned today he’ll have to share the key support of the Broward County Police Benevolent Association with his key opponent – County Commissioner Kristin Jacobs.

    Perman and Jacobs are running for [...]

    From BrowardBeat.com at May 19, 2014, 3:16pm in News, Politics
  • FEA backs Crist

    @AdamSmithTimes

    No surprise here. The press release from the Charlie Crist campaign:

    Charlie Crist, the People's Governor, today received the endorsement of the Florida Education Association and its 140,000 current and retired teachers, education professionals and teaching students. Governor Crist released the following statement:

    "As a public school kid and graduate of our [...]

    From Naked Politics at May 17, 2014, 11:44pm in News, Politics
  • Why Leslie Dougher's endorsements email shows she'll be RPOF Chair

    @MarcACaputo

    With the backing of Gov. Rick Scott, Clay County's Leslie Dougher already was the frontrunner for Republican Party of Florida chair. Then House Speaker Will Weatherford said he wouldn't run and threw his support behind her. Now look at the "grassroots" endorsements in the following email she sent:

    From: Leslie Dougher for [...]
    From Naked Politics at May 09, 2014, 4:14pm in News, Politics
  • Dade Democrats' chair: I didn't break rules by endorsing

    Miami-Dade Democratic Party Chair Annette Taddeo-Goldstein sent an email endorsing Joe Geller in his race for State House District 100.

    “It's my great pleasure to announce my endorsement of my friend and longtime public servant Joe Geller for State House, district 100,” states the April 15th email from Taddeo-Goldstein. “Over his [...]

    From Naked Politics at April 17, 2014, 4:38pm in News, Politics
  • Candidate With No Money Gets Two Endorsements

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    BY BUDDY NEVINS

     

    Based on the having less than $500 in her campaign bank account, Claudia Robinson appears to be the least likely candidate to win a County Court seat.

     

    Claudia Robinson

    That didn’t stop her from getting the endorsement of two local fire fighters groups – Metro Broward Fire Fighters, IAFF Local 3080 [...]

    From BrowardBeat.com at April 01, 2014, 8:13am in News, Politics
  • NOW endorses Nan Rich for governor

    From a press release:

    Weston, FL –Speaking at a Women’s History Month celebration in Broward, National NOW President Terry O’Neill announced the endorsement of Nan Rich for Governor of Florida.

    O’Neill cited Rich’s steadfast support for women’s healthcare, including access to reproductive healthcare; for childcare and help for families; and economic equality [...]

    From Naked Politics at March 17, 2014, 11:27am in News, Politics
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