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Florida Elections Chief Resigns Over Photos Posing As Hurricane Katrina Victim
Secretary of State Michael Ertel dressed in blackface at a party 14 years ago.
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Florida Governor Ron DeSantis Suspends Sheriff Scott Israel Over School Shooting
The governor's office said the Broward County sheriff DeSantis' office issued a statement saying, "has repeatedly failed and has demonstrated a pattern of poor leadership."
Florida Voters Approved A Historic Voting Rights Measure. Republicans Want To Press Pause.
Floridians overwhelmingly approved a measure to automatically restore voting rights to up to 1.4 million people. Local election officials haven't gotten any guidance on how it should be implemented.
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Andrew Gillum Concedes Florida Gubernatorial Race To Ron DeSantis
The announcement comes after a week and a half of uncertainty over a recount.
Florida County Submits Recount 2 Minutes Late And State Rejects It
Broward County's new numbers probably wouldn't have affected the final results, though.
Marco Rubio's Biblical Criticism Of Florida Election Recounts Goes Awry
Twitter users cited other Bible verses that may be more appropriate for the Florida senator.
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Andrew Gillum Shreds Donald Trump With Just 3 Little Words
One Twitter user noted Trump's comment seemed hypocritical since he didn't seem to mind the Russians interfering in the 2016 election.
Florida's Midterm Election Recount Gets Messy
Rick Scott is trying to limit the number of votes that can be recounted in Florida’s Democrat-leaning counties.
Donald Trump Calls For End To Florida Recounts, Flouting Democratic Process
"Must go with Election Night!” the president tweeted in support of candidates Rick Scott and Ron DeSantis.
Andrew Gillum Withdraws His Concession In Florida’s Governor Race
“And I say this recognizing that my fate in this may or may not change,” he told reporters on Saturday.
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Florida Election Official: Donald Trump And Rick Scott 'Are Trying To Disrupt Our Democracy'
Trump and Scott have offered no proof for claims of rampant fraud in Scott's contentious Senate race against Bill Nelson, which looks headed for a recount.
Bernie Sanders Says Not All Voters Who Feel 'Uncomfortable' With Black Candidates Are Racist
The senator got flak after saying white people who didn’t vote for Andrew Gillum and Stacey Abrams because of their race are “not necessarily racist.”
Florida’s Race For Governor Is In Recount Territory
Andrew Gillum "started his campaign for the people, and we are committed to ensuring every single vote in Florida is counted," said a spokeswoman.
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Racism Won In Florida This Week
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The issue is not that DeSantis won. It's that he won by playing on the same racist and divisive tactics that too often decide American elections.
Ron DeSantis Beats Andrew Gillum
Andrew Gillum narrowly lost to Republican Ron DeSantis in Florida’s gubernatorial race. But a ballot initiative might give Democrats the upper hand in future elections.
Florida Rejects First Black Governor But Approves Restoration Of Felons' Voting Rights
The same voters who barely put Ron DeSantis into office also approved a proposal he opposed that helps a disproportionately black population.
Florida Democrat Andrew Gillum Concedes: 'I Still Plan To Be On The Front Lines'
Democrat Andrew Gillum conceded a close race for governor of Florida to Republican Ron DeSantis.
Ron DeSantis Beats Andrew Gillum To Become Florida Governor
The former Republican congressman beat out Andrew Gillum, who would have become the state's first black governor.
Don Cheadle Ads Call Out Ron DeSantis' Racism, Tell Voters To Elect Andrew Gillum
The "Avengers" actor talks through the various scandals DeSantis has been embroiled in throughout his Florida gubernatorial campaign.
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Trump Official Says Florida Governor Race Is 'Cotton-Pickin' Important'
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue used the racially tinged phrase while campaigning for Ron DeSantis, whose opponent is black.
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Andrew Gillum Is At Home With His Blackness
Florida’s Democratic nominee for governor is black in a way that is commonplace in real life but basically nonexistent in high-level American politics.
In A Purple State That Trump Won, Andrew Gillum Is Happy To Hit Back
Florida’s first African-American nominee for governor making it clear he thinks it’s all about getting his side to the polls.
Andrew Gillum Calls Out Donald Trump For Providing 'Cover' To Racists
"I believe that his cover has led to much of the degradation in our political discourse,” the Tallahassee mayor said.
Trump Made Ron DeSantis The GOP Nominee In Florida. He's Pushing Him Again For Governor.
The president is making two visits to Florida in the final six days before the midterms to prop up the gubernatorial and Senate races.
Donald Trump Making Sure The Florida Governor’s Race Is All About Him
Trump will hold two rallies in the state before Nov. 6, even as GOP nominee Ron DeSantis claims some distance from him.
Trump Calls Florida's Andrew Gillum A 'Thief' In Tweet Supporting Ron DeSantis
The president also called the Florida gubernatorial candidate the "Mayor of poorly run Tallahassee."
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