Monthly Archives: August 2022

TFS endorsed candidates fared well on Primary Day

This year’s Democratic Primaries throughout the state saw this publication weigh into the fray in a bigger way than we had in our history. Both of our endorsed Congressional Candidates, Maxwell Alejandro Frost in CD-10 and Annette Taddeo in CD-27 won the party’s nomination. In Frost’s case, winning the nomination in the Orlando-based 10th District […]

Florida Democrats should pat themselves on the back – they proved they get it!

Florida Democrats dodged a major bullet in the primary. But they dodged that bullet because the party’s primary voters made an informed, smart and tactical choice. Charlie Crist resounding win is good news for Florida. Let’s face it, Florida’s GOP and allied big business, polluter and utility elements attempted to BUY the Democratic primary for […]

Twitter Space – Florida Primary Day

Listen back to our midday Twitter space.

Hurricane Andrew – 30 years later

Five years ago, to mark the 25th Anniversary of Hurricane Andrew we ran a special series. Here are links from our archives: Part I: 1966 to 1992 Complacency and good luck for south Florida  Part II: The week leading into Andrew  NOAA image Part III : August 23/24, Andrew races for south Florida  By Bob […]

TFS Primary Day Coverage – Twitter Space & YouTube stream

Kartik Krishnaiyer and Dave Trotter discuss the day ahead in a Twitter Space at 1:15 pm ET/12:15 pm CT. It will be on Kartik’s Twitter, @kkfla737 Dave Trotter leads a live stream at 7pm et/ 6pm ct:

TFS August Endorsements- School Board

Brevard County D5 – Kimberly Hough Broward County D7 – Nora Rupert Duval County D2- Elizabeth Anderson Flagler County D2- Courtney Van de Bunte  Indian River County D2 -Cindy Gibbs Lee County D5 – Gwyn Gittens Leon County D4- Alex Stemle Hillsborough County D2- Damaris Allen D6- Karen Perez Marion County D3- Eric Cummings Orange County D1- Angie […]

New poll shows Crist cruising to the Democratic nomination

In the wake of several polls that showed Nikki Fried competitive with Charlie Crist (one of which was paid for by a committee backing Fried, yet touted as “non-partisan.) we have a new poll from St Pete Polls, from my vantage point the most reliable pollster in the state, showing a HUGE Crist lead. Our […]

TFS Endorsement Roster – Local & Judicial races

A reminder of our endorsed candidates for tomorrow’s local and judicial races.

TFS August Endorsements – State House & State Senate

A reminder of our endorsed candidate roster for State Legislative races in tomorrow’s primary.

Wildcat Cove pictorial

Wildcast Cove is a protected mangrove area on Fort Piece beach.