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Obama to hold year-end news conference


President Barack Obama gestures as he speaks about the new health care law during a White House Youth Summit, Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013, in the South Court Auditorium in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House complex in Washington. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
 
President Barack Obama will hold an end-of-the year news conference at the White House Friday afternoon.
 
 
 

Crist visits Gulf Coast, talks education
On Monday, November 18, Former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist spent some time on the Gulf Coast. The former...
 

Judge won't delay Fla. worker drug test case
A Miami federal judge has refused to delay proceedings in a lawsuit challenging Florida Gov. Rick Scott's...
 

Democrats target Scott with web ads, social media
The Florida Democratic Party is beginning an online and social media campaign targeting Republican Gov....
 

Democrats target Scott with web ads, social media
The Florida Democratic Party is beginning an online and social media campaign targeting Republican Gov....
 

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White House News

First dog overwhelms Mobile girl at White House


First dog overwhelms Mobile girl at White House
 
Video First dog Sunny and a 2-year-old girl from Mobile stole the show when the pup got a little too excited at a holiday event at the White House.
 
 
 

Obama cancels US-Egyptian military exercise
CHILMARK, Mass. (AP) — President Barack Obama has scrapped joint U.S.-Egypt military exercises scheduled...
 

Obama to address situation in Egypt this morning
CHILMARK, Mass. (AP) — President Barack Obama will make his first statement on the rapidly deteriorating...
 

With kids at camp, Obama finds time for golf
WEST TISBURY, Mass. (AP) — President Barack Obama is filling his Martha's Vineyard vacation with golf,...
 

White House condemns violence in Egypt
EDGARTOWN, Mass. (AP) — The White House is condemning violence in Egypt, saying it will only make it...
 

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    Sessions rebuts White House
    Alabama Senator Jeff Sessions says Alabama and Mobile officials brought Airbus to Mobile, not the White House.
    Jul 27, 2013 6:59 AM
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    State Senator Vivian Figures confirms controversial remark
    State Senator and Senate Democratic Leader Vivian Davis Figures confirmed she made a comment some have said to be controversial.
    Jul 17, 2013 9:38 PM
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    Last day for Fla. legislative session
    The 60-day legislative session is coming to an end as lawmakers plan to vote on a budget and scramble to get other bills passed before going home.
    May 13, 2013 5:03 AM
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    House leader: Rep. won't be punished for emails
    The Alabama House leader says a black lawmaker will not face punishment for referring in an email to a white constituent's ancestors as incestuous slave owners.
    Mar 28, 2013 4:23 PM

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Supreme Court News


Supreme Court refuses to delay release…
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court has cleared the way for the early release of nearly 10,000 California inmates…
 

NC challenges Alcoa's property rights for…
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina officials filed a lawsuit Friday in a long-running fight with Alcoa Inc. over who…
 

Fla. to resume voter purge after high court…
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A federal court is dismissing a lawsuit that a Hispanic civic group and two naturalized citizens…
 

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Blog: Campaign Curiosities


Fun with voting, part 2
Back on Election Day, I told you about the problem I had when I went to vote.. I’m just glad I didn’t need my…
 

“You say I already voted?”
I got a shock when I handed over my driver’s license to election officials this morning, only to find out I had already…
 

Former Ala. gubernatorial candidate donated…
A former Alabama gubernatorial candidate and staunch opponent of gay marriage has reportedly been donating sperm to women…
 

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Florida (change)

 
Nicknamed the “Sunshine State,” Florida has a population of over 18.5 million people. Major cities include the capital of Tallahassee, Jacksonville, Orlando, Miami and Pensacola.
 
Offices & Officials

Governor: Rick Scott
Lieutenant Governor: Jennifer Carroll
Attorney General: Pam Bondi
State Treasurer: Jeff Atwater
Secretary of State: Kurt S. Browning

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