Nan Rich http://wlrn.org en Florida Gubernatorial Candidates Take Digs At Competitors http://wlrn.org/post/florida-gubernatorial-candidates-take-digs-competitors <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Gloves are off in the race for Florida governor. The three top candidates for the office met with reporters in Tallahassee Wednesday, and all took verbal shots at their competitors.</span></p><p>Gov. Rick Scott was the first speaker at the annual meeting hosted by the Associated Press. He announced <a href="http://www.flgov.com/2014/01/29/governor-rick-scott-unveils-2014-2015-its-your-money-tax-cut-budget/" target="_blank">his fourth budget recommendation as governor</a>. It’ll be his last unless he is re-elected.</p> Mon, 03 Feb 2014 12:57:02 +0000 Gina Jordan 27218 at http://wlrn.org Florida Gubernatorial Candidates Take Digs At Competitors Why The Governor's Race In 2014 Poses A Quandary For Democratic Women http://wlrn.org/post/why-governors-race-2014-poses-quandary-democratic-women <p>Nan Rich often riffs that she has an unfair advantage over Charlie Crist in the quest to oust incumbent Gov. Rick Scott.</p><p>"I'm a woman, a mom and a grandmother. Those are powerful things to be today in this state," Rich told Democrats gathered in Orlando for their state conference over the weekend.</p><p>Rich may have exaggerated her edge over Crist, a former Republican who will formally enter the race on Monday. But she isn't overstating the importance women voters have in determining who wins elections across the country, and especially in Florida.</p> Wed, 30 Oct 2013 18:13:27 +0000 Dara Kim & News Service of Florida 22914 at http://wlrn.org Why The Governor's Race In 2014 Poses A Quandary For Democratic Women State Lawmaker Says Foreclosure Money Should Be Spent Soon http://wlrn.org/post/state-lawmaker-says-foreclosure-money-should-be-spent-soon <p>State Sen. Nan Rich, D-Sunrise, says she hopes her colleagues in the Legislature will resolve an issue with State Attorney General Pam Bondi that is currently tying up $300 million dollars meant to help Florida homeowners hurt by the state's foreclosure crisis.</p><p> Thu, 25 Oct 2012 15:30:00 +0000 Ashley Lopez 3501 at http://wlrn.org State Lawmaker Says Foreclosure Money Should Be Spent Soon