Daily Archives: January 26, 2010

Miami commission deadlocks on Spence-Jones replacement

Live blogging the commission special hearing. Update 2: Dunn pledges not to run in November in bid to snag “caretaker” slot. Original post: Richard Dunn, Pierre Rutledge get 2 votes each on first ballot. Suarez, Sarnoff push for change, Carollo … Continue reading

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Bauer’s latest defense on ‘poor people are like stray animals’ remark: a black minister loved it!

Okay, so now we get to it. SC Lietenant Gov. Andre Bauer was being pilloried all over the place for comparing poor people to stray animals would just “breed” if you give them an “ample food supply,” and then to … Continue reading

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The scramble for Spence-Jones’ seat

There will be a vote in the Miami Commission tonight (and you know it’s going to be dramatic,) to fill the seat that has been involuntarily vacated by Michelle Spence Jones. The special session starts at 4, and I’m assuming … Continue reading

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More bad news for Charlie Crist – Rubio ahead in Qpac poll

… just slightly, and close to within the margin of error (which may have more error than you think, but more on that later…) but a lead is a lead. Rubio is up 47-44 over the Florida governor, and per … Continue reading

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In like FDR, out like … Hoover?

If ever there was a bad idea for this president to turn to, this is it. The AP leak, followed by the Team Obama trial balloon, floated, and then summarily shot down, on Rachel Maddow’s show last night, regarding a … Continue reading

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