Mayor Gillum Announces Candidacy for Governor

WENDY PARKULO / NEWS TEAM Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum announced yesterday that he plans to run for governor in the 2018 election. The thirty-seven year old publicized his candidacy by releasing a YouTube video entitled “Bring it Home” in which he discusses his plan for Florida’s future. Gillum spoke optimistically stating that, “As governor of…

Know Before You Vote: District 3 Senate

WENDY PARKULO / NEWS TEAM For the office of District 3 State Senator Tallahassee has two options: incumbent Democrat Bill Montford or little-known Republican challenger Nancy Miller. Montford has served as a state senator since 2010 and is hoping to continue his service. Miller has no previous political service experience but she is passionate about…

Know Before You Vote: Florida Junior Senator

WENDY PARKULO / NEWS TEAM With the general election coming up in a little over a week it is time to take a look at what other offices are on the ballot besides the presidency. One of the positions that will be decided next week is that of the United States Senator who will represent…

Graham Wins in Bright Spot for Democrats

  Democratic congressional candidate Gwen Graham toppled House Republican incumbent Steve Southerland in the heated race for the 2nd Congressional District, becoming the first woman to represent the district in Congress and providing a small bright spot to Democrats in what was otherwise a night stocked with Republican victories.   At Graham’s election night watch…