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Florida Recount

Senior Al Gore Advisor Admits 2000 Loss Still Hurts: 'I'll Never Be Over It'

HuffPost Live | Posted 06.13.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Fourteen years after the controversial 2000 presidential election, Al Gore's loss still stings. Ron Klain, Gore's former chief of staff, told HuffP...

Former Florida Secretary Of State Katherine Harris' Husband Commits Suicide

Posted 11.19.2013 | Politics

The husband of former Florida Secretary of State Katherine Harris has committed suicide, the Associated Press reported Tuesday. Police confirmed t...

Allen West Finally Concedes

AP | MATT SEDENSKY | Posted 01.20.2013 | Politics

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Tea party firebrand Rep. Allen West conceded his re-election fight Tuesday, two weeks after the vote gave way to court a...

Recount Roulette

Barbara Simons | Posted 01.03.2013 | Politics
Barbara Simons

We risk an election meltdown worse than the Florida 2000 debacle when the presidential election came down to hanging chads and chaos. This time we are looking at another razor close result and perhaps another recount.

Obama Ad Recounts 537 Votes Decided Bush-Gore Election In 2000

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.24.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama's reelection campaign released a new TV ad Wednesday recalling the 2000 Florida recount in a bid to rally voters to the polls o...

Former Supreme Court Justice Blasts Bush Over 2000 Election

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 12.10.2011 | Politics

Former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens writes in his new memoir, Five Chiefs, that the George W. Bush campaign's 2000 appeal to the United Sta...

Progressives, Tea Parties and the Rise of We Generation Politics

Christine Pelosi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Christine Pelosi

Candidates' ability to ally progressives with Democrats (and tea partiers with Republicans) may well determine the outcome of the 2010 and 2012 elections.

This Democrat Is Disappointed With His President and His Party

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

Democrats not only own the White House, but also have an overwhelming majority in the House and a filibuster-proof majority in the Senate. Yet oddly they're still acting as if they're on the outside looking in.

Jason Linkins

Debbie Wasserman Schultz, With Good News From Florida

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

For years, the word "Florida" has been something of a four-letter word for Democrats. Remember that whole recount thing that happened in 2000? Yeah, ...

Why We Need Another Recount

Mark Crispin Miller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Crispin Miller

If Recount had told the truth about that stolen race (and what is still happening right now), and calling it by its true name, that movie would have done us all tremendous good.

Florida Moves Ahead Despite DNC Threat

Ron Levitt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Ron Levitt

"We will be seated," said Democratic State and National Committeewoman Diane Glasser of Tamarac, who is a super-delegate.

Jason Linkins

'Recount' To Remind Moviegoers How Much Fun The 2000 Election Was

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

If there's one thing that moviegoers have made clear, it's that if Hollywood intends to green-light white papers from wonky think tanks and flesh them...