Daily Archives: May 17, 2011

Whoa. Did a Democrat just win the Jacksonville mayor’s race?

Um… yes?

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Florida Dems ask feds to investigate GOP election law

Florida’s Democratic delegation joins Bill Nelson in asking for a federal investigation of a draconian new election law set to be signed by Gov. Rick Scott.

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Meet Newt Gingrich … former presidential candidate **UDATE 2**

In the end, didn’t you kind of figure the “Calista thing” would do him in, one way or another?

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Miami-Dade Mayor’s Race: Eight candidates face off at NAACP debate

For nearly two hours Monday night, eight of the 11 candidates for Miami-Dade mayor squared off on issues, and occasionally went after each other.

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Miami-Dade Mayor’s Race: Robaina praised by Christian right group for gay issues stance, will skip exclusive Spanish language debates

Wouldn’t it be ironic if Miami-Dade County, Florida’s largest county, and a key Democratic stronghold, had a mayor steeped in the Christian right? It could happen.

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Wow, Arnold

So this happened. Arnold Schwarzenegger cheated on Maria Shriver with their housekeeper, and they had a baby… ten years ago. Then, she retired at her 20 years and kept on stepping.

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World wrap: DSK at Rikers, Palestinians join ‘Arab spring?’ Gaddafi envoys to Moscow

Where in the world is IMF chief Dominique Strauss Kahn?

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