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Church: Donald Trump is not an active member

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump told reporters Thursday that he attends a church in Manhattan, but the church released a statement saying the real estate developer is not an "active member."

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Facing Trump, Rubio, Walker stake China claim

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and Florida Sen. Marco Rubio spent Friday in South Carolina with the hopes that laying out a tough plan for China and radical Islam would win back some of the oxygen front-runner Donald Trump has sucked from their campaign...

Bill would lead to exemptions from jury duty

A Central Florida lawmaker filed a proposal Friday that would lead to some people being permanently excused from jury duty if they have mental illnesses, intellectual disabilities or other conditions that make them incapable of caring for themselves.

Minimum wage increase proposed in House

A House Democrat filed a bill Friday that calls for increasing the state's minimum wage to $15 an hour.

Castro calls Clinton VP talk 'flattering'

Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro defended former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Friday morning on her use of private email -- as he also deflected chatter about him as a potential running mate to her presidential campaign.


Clinton compares GOPers to 'terrorist groups'

Republican presidential candidates are striking back Friday after Hillary Clinton compared some of them who hold conservative views on abortion and women's reproductive rights to "terrorist groups."

During a riff Thursday where Clinton name checked Fl...

State leaders urged to prioritize early childhood

The Florida Children and Youth Cabinet voted Thursday to send a letter to state leaders, urging them to prioritize early-childhood education, intervention and other services for "the first 1,000 days" from pregnancy to age 3.

Senate unveils last-ditch Congressional map

A key state senator floated a last-ditch effort Thursday to strike a compromise with the House on new congressional districts, while voting-rights groups that challenged the current congressional map called for the Florida Supreme Court to take over the process.

Proposal would restore felons' voting rights

A South Florida Democrat on Thursday proposed a constitutional amendment aimed at automatically restoring the voting rights of many convicted felons.


Trump and Rubio: A tale of two campaigns

In one pocket of South Carolina on Thursday, Donald Trump invited a woman to stroke his golden hair. In another, Marco Rubio lectured students on eradicating poverty.

There's only one slot for the Republican Party's 2016 presidential nomination, but t...

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Palin: ESPN 'buys into ISIS propaganda'

Sarah Palin tore into ESPN on Thursday night, calling the network "whimpering" and "intolerant" for suspending baseball analyst Curt Schilling for a tweet comparing radical Muslims to Nazis.

In a Facebook post, Palin accused ESPN of buying into terro...

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Donald Trump: Tax the rich more

Donald Trump is finally showing us more of his economic plan beyond the "Make America Great Again" slogan on his red hat.

America has now learned:

-- He wants to tax the rich more and the middle class less.

-- He wants to lower corporate taxes.

-- He wa...


Walker: I'm tested enough for the world stage

Scott Walker will offer his foreign policy vision in a speech Friday mostly by contrasting it with what he terms a "retreat" from the world stage by the Obama White House.

"With all of the challenges we face around the globe today, now is not the time...


Election 2015/2016 Interactives

  • Who's running and who could run in 2016?

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    Ohio Gov. Jon Kasich is the latest to announce his candidacy for the Republican nomination for president, entering the race on Tuesday. See who else is running and who some of the other possible presidential candidates are.

  • Politics roundup

    Director of Jacksonville University's public policy institute Rick Mulaney joins us to discuss the tension between Jeb Bush and Donald Trump, also growing concerns regarding Hillary Clinton's e-mail scandal.

  • Takeaways from the Republican debate

    Joining us to discuss last night's debate and the major takeaways is Political analyst, Jennifer Carroll.

  • Republican debate tonight

    Joining us to talk about the debate and what we can expect to hear tonight is News4JAX political analyst, Jennifer Carroll.