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Mitt Romney Plans Commencement Speech At Florida College

AP | Posted 01.23.2015 | College

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- As he decides whether to run for president a third time, Republican Mitt Romney has accepted an invitation to speak at Jack...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Mitt Romney's Campaign Concedes Loss In Florida | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 11.08.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney’s campaign conceded on Thursday that it lost Florida, as votes continue to be tallied more than 36 hours after the electio...

Why Florida Hasn't Been Called Yet

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 11.08.2012 | Politics

Why hasn't Florida been called? As of Wednesday afternoon, President Barack Obama had a 4,143,342 to 4,096,314 lead over GOP presidential candidate...

Swing State Frustrates Candidates

AP | CHARLES BABINGTON | Posted 01.05.2013 | Politics

TAMPA, Fla. — To the last minute, Florida is proving to be an expensive and frustrating state for President Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Rom...

Amanda Terkel

Florida Early Voting Mayhem: Voters Face Long Lines At The Polls As Rick Scott Refuses To Budge | Amanda Terkel | Posted 11.05.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Once again, Florida and its problems at the polls are at the center of an election. Early voting is supposed to make it easier for pe...

Spanish-Language Romney Ad Ties Obama To Chavez, Castro

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 11.01.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney's campaign is running a Spanish-language ad in the Miami area that ties President Barack Obama to figures who are anathema to many in the ...

Ariel Edwards-Levy

Pollster Denies Rush Limbaugh's Claim About Florida | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 11.01.2012 | Politics

A pollster who predicted Mitt Romney would win Florida said that doesn't mean he's pulling out of the state, despite a claim to the contrary by Rush L...

PHOTOS: Mitt Romney's Football Sunday

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 10.21.2012 | Politics

Less than 48 hours before his final debate with President Barack Obama, Mitt Romney took a brief break from preparing and did what a lot of Americans ...

Presidential Race For Latino Votes In Florida Tightens: Poll

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 10.15.2012 | Politics

Florida may be the only state in the nation with good news for GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney on Latino voter support. Although President Ba...

Romney's First Direct-To-Camera Ad Comes At Make-Or-Break Moment In Campaign

The Huffington Post | Jon Ward | Posted 09.26.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney's campaign released an ad on Wednesday showing the Republican nominee talking, for the first time in any of his television spots, directly...

Mitt Romney Campaigns In Florida

AP | DAVID ESPO and KEN THOMAS | Posted 11.20.2012 | Politics

MIAMI — President Barack Obama cast Mitt Romney on Thursday as an out-of-touch challenger for the White House and an advocate of education cuts ...

Why President Obama May Lose Florida

J.J. Colagrande | Posted 11.06.2012 | Miami
J.J. Colagrande

President Obama should truly be worried about Florida because from the view on the ground, honestly, it just doesn't look good for him. Look at it this way. There are three Florida's...

Rick Scott Clashes With Romney Messaging

McClatchy | Posted 10.13.2012 | Politics

Numbers may not lie, but Republicans Mitt Romney and Gov. Rick Scott are using them to portray two very conflicting points of view about Florida's eco...

Mitt Romney Attacks Obama's Handling Of The Florida Economy

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 08.02.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney's campaign released a new television ad Thursday hitting President Barack Obama's handling of the Florida economy. "Four years ago, Bar...

Romney May Win Florida If He Picks Minority Veep, Poll Says

Posted 08.01.2012 | Latino Voices

Mitt Romney's chance of winning the crucial swing state of Florida in November gets a boost if he selects either of two minority running mates, accord...

Spanish-Language Ad Calls Florida Voter Purge 'Racist'

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 07.03.2012 | Politics

Progressive political action committee released a Spanish-language ad Tuesday in Florida calling Republican Gov. Rick Scott's voter purge "...

Obama, Romney Put Fresh Squeeze On Florida

AP | THOMAS BEAUMONT | Posted 09.02.2012 | Politics

ORLANDO, Fla. — In the presidential battleground with the biggest prize, Democrat Barack Obama is focused on ratcheting up voter turnout in Flor...

Group Says Romney Should Condemn Florida Voter Purge

The Huffington Post | Greg Rosalsky | Posted 06.22.2012 | Politics

A new MoveOn TV ad urges Mitt Romney to condemn what it calls Florida Gov. Rick Scott's (R) "racist" effort to disenfranchise Latino voters. "Gove...

Romney Picks Up Surprising Lead In New Poll

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 05.23.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney has broken into a slight lead in Florida over President Barack Obama, according to a Quinnipiac University poll released Wednesday. The...

Both Sides Now: Speaker Moonbeam vs. Gov. Gekko, Con'td.

HuffPost Radio | Posted 02.05.2012 | Politics
HuffPost Radio

2011-11-29-20111107bothsidesnow.jpgRon Reagan and Gingrich-advisor Kellyanne Conway debate Florida's impact and -- does Newt relent for a Buchanan-like convention slot?

Winners And Losers Of The Sunshine State Primary

Posted 01.31.2012 | Politics

Another week, another GOP presidential primary in the bag, this one perhaps set to resonate more than the contests before it. Florida broke the pr...

Meghan McCain Says GOP Candidate Needs To Go

Posted 01.31.2012 | Politics

Meghan McCain, daughter of Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.), offered her latest analysis of the GOP presidential primary on Tuesday, writing in a column for...

Paul Blumenthal

How Money Helped Romney's Florida Comeback | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 01.30.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Fresh off a triumphant victory in the South Carolina primary, former Speaker Newt Gingrich came to Florida with the wind at his back. Wh...

Sam Stein

Mitt Romney Aides On Tax Return Issue: 'We Put It To Bed' | Sam Stein | Posted 01.24.2012 | Politics

TAMPA, Fla. -- Mitt Romney's campaign is firmly operating as if the former Massachusetts governor's tax returns, which dogged him throughout the South...

Mitt Romney's Very Bad Week

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 03.25.2012 | Politics
Lincoln Mitchell

Mitt Romney has been the frontrunner for the Republican nomination for so long that it is easy to forget what an unlikely frontrunner he is, and not just because of his moderate, for a Republican, views on social issues.