Saturday, November 10, 2012
The Tampa Bay Times reports that President Barack Obama won the electoral vote in Florida.
Florida finally has a winner in the race for president. The Tampa Bay Times is reporting that President Barack Obama won all 29 electoral votes in the state of Florida. According to the Tampa Bay Times, Obama had 50.01 percent of the vote in Florida to Gov. Mitt Romney's 49.13 percent. According to the Florida Department of Sttate, Obama collected 4,236,032 votes to Romney's 4,162,174.
Wednesday, November 7, 2012
Find out how Pasco County voted.
See who won the big races across Florida and beyond.
Take a closer look at the 11 constitutional amendments and how Floridians voted on them.
The Nov. 6 ballot was one of the largest Florida voters have ever seen and here’s why: there were 11 proposed constitutional amendments up for consideration. Amendments require a 60 percent or higher approval rate to pass. Based on results calculated by the state’s Division of Elections, here’s what passed and what didn’t at of 1 a.m. Nov. 7: Florida Amendment 1: Health Care Services – Fail With most of Florida’s precincts reporting, this amendment did not meet the 60 percent requirement to pass. The amendment would have given Florida the ability to opt out of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare. Florida Amendment 2: Veterans Disabled to Combat Injury; Homestead Property Tax Discount – Pass With most of …
Tuesday, November 6, 2012
Election results and local coverage of the state and national races on Election Day 2012.
Take a closer look at the 11 constitutional amendments voters are being asked to consider before heading to the polls.
Wednesday, September 26, 2012
In November, Florida voters will be presented with one of the longest ballots in our state’s history.
Monday, July 16, 2012
The survey shows that Florida is a toin coss on which candidate leads the presidential race.
A new Tampa Bay Times/Miami Herald/Bay News 9 poll finds Barack Obama and Mitt Romney essentially tied in America's biggest battleground state, with 46 percent of likely Florida voters supporting the president, 45 percent backing the former Massachusetts governor, and 2 percent behind Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson. Only 7 percent are undecided. "A coin toss," Mason-Dixon pollster Brad Coker said. "Typical Florida." Adding Marco Rubio to the Romney ticket would only marginally help Romney in must-win Florida. A Romney-Rubio ticket leads Obama-Joe Biden 46 percent to 45 percent in Florida. Florida Recount Predicted The New York Times' uber prognosticator, whose blog derives its name from the 2000 Recount, forecasts "Florida as close as …
Monday, January 23, 2012
Ann Hildebrand will discuss her years in office, her future and her thoughts on the future of Pasco County.
County Commissioner Ann Hildebrand will be the keynote speaker for the Republican Club of Central Pasco on Jan. 25. The public is invited to attend. Hildebrand has served nearly three decades and has helped bring about large land use changes and growth in the Pasco parks department and public libraries, according to a press release. She has decided not to run for an eighth term and will retire from the board this year, the press release stated. Hildebrand has chaired the county commission six times and has served multiple terms on executive boards of Tampa Bay Water and the Tampa Bay Area Regional Transportation Authority. The commissioner will discuss her years in office, her future and her thoughts on the future of Pasco County, the …