campaign finance

The only candidate currently running for Florida’s District 6 State Senate seat has received multiple notices from the Florida Department of State over her failure to file campaign finance documents. 

Gillum talking to a group of people.
Andrew Gillum, Democrat, for Governor

In the weeks after Democrat Andrew Gillum lost the Nov. 6 Florida gubernatorial election, money continued to flow into a political committee that played a major role in his campaign.

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Thursday’s First Coast Connect featured guest host Charlene Shirk.

We discussed the power of Political Action Committees and local and state political committees in the wake of Mayor Curry’s committee’s being scammed out of $120,000 with Florida Times-Union reporter Nate Monroe (1:15).      

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TALLAHASSEE — The 2016 Florida Legislature appears to have been the richest in recent history.

And a couple of incoming freshmen, recently elected without opposition, could help make the 2017 class even wealthier.

The National Climate Assessment released by the White House last month noted that Florida is “exceptionally vulnerable to sea level rise” and other effects related to climate change.

Campaign Cash Offers Picture Of Legislative Races

Jun 12, 2014

TALLAHASSEE (The News Service of Florida) — Sandwiched between the end of the legislative session and the start of formal qualifying, May was a relatively calm month for fundraising in state House and Senate races.

Governor Rick Scott, Charlie Crist, and UF Health are in the headlines today.

The U.S. Supreme Court returns to the campaign finance fray on Tuesday, hearing arguments in a case that could undercut most of the remaining rules that limit big money in politics.