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Florida Special Election

Republican Businessman Wins Special Election To Replace Radel

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 06.24.2014 | Politics

Republican businessman Curt Clawson has won the special election to replace former Rep. Trey Radel (R-Fla.), the Associated Press reports. Clawson ...

Republicans Pick Candidate In Race For Radel's Seat

AP | Posted 04.22.2014 | Politics

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — The former CEO of an aluminum wheel company has won a Republican primary in Florida for the seat of a congressman who resign...

Clawson Wins GOP Primary For Radel's Former Seat

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 04.22.2014 | Politics

Republicans in Florida's 19th District have chosen businessman Curt Clawson as the party's nominee in the special election to replace former Rep. Trey...

After Trey Radel's Resignation, Republicans Face Off In Special Election

Posted 04.23.2014 | Politics

Curt Clawson is the Republican nominee in the special election to fill former Rep. Trey Radel's (R-Fla.) seat, following the congressman's January res...

Republican Wins Primary For Radel's Seat

Posted 04.22.2014 | Politics

Curt Clawson has defeated three other challengers in the race for Rep. Trey Radel's (R-Fla.) former House seat, the Associated Press reports. Claws...

Republican Wins Primary For Trey Radel's House Seat

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 04.22.2014 | Politics

Curt Clawson has won the Tuesday special election to determine who will battle to win the seat of former Rep. Trey Radel (R-Fla.), the Associated Pres...

Florida GOP Special Election Taking Place

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.23.2014 | Politics

A special election is taking place in southwest Florida Tuesday, with four Republicans facing off for the chance to replace Rep. Trey Radel (R-Fla.). ...

Republicans Face Off In Race To Replace Trey Radel

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 04.25.2014 | Politics

A special election in southwest Florida Tuesday will determine which Republian will fight to replace Rep. Trey Radel (R-Fla.), who stepped down in Jan...

Race To Replace Congressman Caught In Cocaine Scandal Heats Up

AP | TAMARA LUSH | Posted 04.21.2014 | Politics

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — The Republican voters of southwest Florida have either been entertained or appalled by the allegations made by the candidate...

GOP Candidate Wants His Rivals To Chill Out

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 04.14.2014 | Politics

A Republican candidate for Congress is ready for some peace and quiet. Curt Clawson, a businessman running to represent Florida in the U.S. House, ...

Democrats Look To Limit Obamacare Fallout After Florida Loss

Reuters | Posted 05.16.2014 | Politics

By Steve Holland and Thomas Ferraro WASHINGTON, March 16 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama and his Democrats face the challenge of li...

Jason Linkins

Why Obamacare Is The Least Of Dems' Worries

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 03.24.2014 | Politics

Will a March election in a Florida House race be your bellwether for how the 2014 midterms will play out? Be wary! If last night's special election...

Republican Wins Special Election For Florida House Seat

The Huffington Post | Posted 03.11.2014 | Politics

David Jolly has won the special election for Florida's vacant congressional seat, the Associated Press reports. Jolly, a Republican, defeated Democ...

Democrat Loses Special Election For Florida House Seat

The Huffington Post | Posted 03.11.2014 | Politics

Alex Sink, the Democrat vying to represent Florida's 13th congressional district, lost Tuesday's special election to Republican David Jolly. The e...

Republican Wins Florida Special Election

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 03.12.2014 | Politics

Republican David Jolly has won the special election to fill the empty congressional seat in Florida's 13th congressional district, the Associated Pres...

Obamacare Gets Its First Test Of The Midterm Elections

AP | Posted 03.11.2014 | Politics

BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — President Barack Obama's health care overhaul is getting its first test of the 2014 midterm e...

Both Sides Testing Fall Strategy In Florida House Race

AP | MICHAEL J. MISHAK | Posted 03.10.2014 | Politics

CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — Voters in this stretch of beach towns and retirement communities provide the first 2014 campaign test of whether Democrats c...

How Outside Groups Are Dominating This Special Election

Center for Public Integrity | Michael Beckel | Posted 03.06.2014 | Politics

By Michael Beckel Center for Public Integrity The campaign money machines of Democrat Alex Sink and Republican David Jolly have not just been matc...

Large Sums Of Outside Money Heading To Florida Special Election

AP | Posted 01.30.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Need proof outside money is going to matter in this year's elections? Just look at spending this week. Republicans are sending al...

Veteran GOP Aide Nabs Party Nomination In House Race

AP | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — A longtime aide to U.S. Rep. C.W. Bill Young captured the Republican nomination Tuesday for a special election to fill t...

Ted Deutch, Democrat, Wins House Race To Replace Florida's Robert Wexler

AP | BRIAN SKOLOFF | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

BOCA RATON, Fla. — A Democratic state senator on Tuesday handily won the first U.S. House race since Congress passed a massive health care overh...