BAD NEWS: Deutch(D) 62%, Lynch(R) 35% in FL district 2-1 Democratic

    A loss in Florida: Democrat Wins U.S. House Race in Florida By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Published: April 13, 2010 Filed at 11:55 p.m. ET BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — A Democratic state senator on Tuesday handily won the first U.S. House race since Congress passed a massive health care overhaul, beating a decidedly underdog Republican who tried to use the backlash against the measure to | Read More »

    Is Robert Wexler Under Criminal Investigation?

    Yesterday, unexpectedly, Robert Wexler (D-FL) resigned from Congress. No one saw it coming. One of the suggestions is that he may be up for the ambassadorship to Israel. But it makes little sense for him to resign before confirmation, let alone the nomination. Based on a Charlie Crist campaign manuever, I’m wondering if Wexler might actually be facing an indictment and trying to get out | Read More »

    Breaking: Rep. Robert Wexler resigning from Congress.

    Which is… interesting.  After all, FL-19 is a D+16 district.  On the other hand, his district includes parts of Boca Raton, which is another way of saying that there’s a lot of old people in his district.  Certainly his fellow-Democrat Ron Klein is facing a race next district over with Allen West.  But surely we’re not doing that well in the 2010 expectations game, surely? | Read More »