He's got one of those molasses-like drawls that rolls out soft and slow, but make no mistake, Haley Barbour is one shrewd, supercharged son of the South.
An aged but still vigorous Carlos Enrique from Miami trudged up the long steps to Presidency 5 wearing sandals and hefting a wooden cross.
The Teamsters of all people are accusing Rick Scott of having a conflict of interest in Florida's prison privatizaton.
Don't look now, but here comes another Democrat loser looking to choke off party competition in the 2014 election or at the very least grab a seat at the table.
Still believe stimulus dollars are the way to job creation?
Michele Bachmann, Florida's own weekend tropical disturbance, showed Republicans she's not about to let Texas Gov. Rick Perry blow her out to sea.
Advocates of Everglades restoration might have felt as if they won the Florida lottery Thursday.
First, they wake up to $100 million from the USDA to help with wetlands restoration in the northern Everglades watershed.
It's a little early for the Rick Scott team to break out the expensive champagne. But maybe a good Merlot is in order.
Another week, another call by Progress Florida for an investigation or a petition or a protest.