• WASHINGTON - La Agencia Federal para el Manejo de Emergencias (FEMA, por sus siglas en inglés) anunció que asistencia federal por desastre está disponible para el estado de Florida para suplementar los esfuerzos de recuperación para el estado, las tribus y gobiernos locales afectados por la enfermedad pandémica del Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) empezando el 20 de enero 2020, y continúa. (fema.gov)
  • FLORIDA - FEMA announced that federal emergency aid has been made available for the state of Florida to supplement the state, tribes and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic beginning on January 20, 2020, and continuing. (fema.gov)
  • On January 25, 2018, First Lady Ann Scott recognized the winners of the Celebrate Literacy Week, Florida! (fldoe.org)
  • The Florida Department of Education is proud to announce the 2018 FL Teacher of the Year Tammy Jerkins, 2017 Assistant Principal of the Year Kelly Stedman, and 2017 Principal of the Year Dr. Rachel Shelley. (fldoe.org)
  • In 2018, she was elected the 38th Attorney General of Florida. (naag.org)
  • TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Latest on the Florida recount (all times local): 7:15 p.m. (ap.org)
  • TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida State University's president and board of trustees have committed $30,000 of their personal money to help cover law school costs for a man credited with confronting a shooter at a Tallahassee yoga studio and giving others time to escape. (ap.org)
  • NPR's Brian Naylor reports from Tallahassee, where a committee of the Florida state legislature voted to authorize a special session that would consider the appointment of presidential electors. (npr.org)
  • TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis asked Florida's secretary of state to investigate Facebook on Monday based on a news article that reported the social media company gives preferential treatment to politicians, celebrities, professional athletes and other prominent. (ap.org)
  • TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Satellite manufacturer Terran Orbital announced Monday that it will build a $300 million facility on Florida's Space Coast that will bring more than 2,000 jobs to the area. (ap.org)
  • TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Eighteen months into the pandemic, Florida's state workers are struggling. (ap.org)
  • TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A banking error has caused dozens of Florida teachers to see their state-issued $1,000 bonus checks bounce, officials said Friday. (ap.org)
  • It will be an exciting 60 days in Tallahassee with a lot of hope that our elected officials will take a long-term view toward the future of Florida. (constantcontact.com)
  • The capital of Florida is Tallahassee, located in the "Big Bend" area of the Florida Panhandle . (wikitravel.org)
  • This project is headquartered at Gainesville, Florida, within the campus of the University of Florida. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Department of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences of the University of Florida provides faculty, staff and laboratory support to more than 1,800 volunteers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Are you aware of the aquaculture education resources and curriculum available through the University of Florida? (google.com)
  • Gainesville is home to the University of Florida, which is one of the largest universities in the United States as well as Santa Fe College. (forbes.com)
  • The University of Florida, along with being the birthplace of Gatorade sports drinks, is a major financial boost to the community with hundreds of thousands of dollars in revenues created by the athletic events that occur at UF and SEC football games. (forbes.com)
  • The Florida Gators are the varsity sports teams that represent the University of Florida in the NCAA Division I intercollegiate sports competitions. (excite.com)
  • She attended the University of Florida where she earned her bachelors and masters degrees in accounting and juris doctorate. (naag.org)
  • Bradley Beal #23 of the Florida Gators dunks the ball as Erik Murphy #33 celebrates while taking on the Marquette Golden Eagles during the 2012 NCAA Men's Basketball West Regional Semifinal game at US Airways Center on March 22, 2012 in Phoenix, Arizona. (latimes.com)
  • Aundre Jackson scored 23 points, Cameron Krutwig added 14 and Loyola stunned No. 5 Florida 65-59, handing the Gators a third consecutive loss. (chicagotribune.com)
  • Florida Gators Lexington tickets will give you the opportunity to catch the Gators away games at the University of Kentucky, and will give you an opportunity to watch some of the sports stars of tomorrow, live in action today. (excite.com)
  • Currently the average price for Florida Gators Lexington KY tickets is $172. (excite.com)
  • The minimum get-in price for Florida Gators Lexington KY tickets is $89. (excite.com)
  • Use Event18 as the discount code and get up to 70% discount on Florida Gators Lexington KY tickets. (excite.com)
  • This is a last minute opportunity to get the discounted tickets for Florida Gators Lexington KY. (excite.com)
  • Dallas Baker caught a 21-yard touchdown pass from Chris Leak that gave Florida the lead in the fourth quarter and the Gators held on to beat No. 13 Tennessee, 21-20, on Saturday in a Southeastern Conference game. (latimes.com)
  • Not even Steve Spurrier, who was 8-4 against Tennessee when he was at Florida, started 2-0 against the Vols as Gators coach. (latimes.com)
  • The No. 7 Gators (3-0, 1-0) preserved the victory when Reggie Nelson got his second interception of the game after Tennessee (2-1, 0-1) went for it on fourth down at the Florida 45. (latimes.com)
  • The Alzheimer's Association, Southeast Florida Chapter serves eight counties with education and support as well as raising funds for research. (alz.org)
  • This program accepts and streamlines the donation of most cars, trucks,boats and RVs as donations to the Alzheimer's Association - Florida Gulf Coast Chapter. (alz.org)
  • Please be sure to indicate that you would like your donation to benefit the Alzheimer's Association - Florida Gulf Coast Chapter. (alz.org)
  • The Florida Keys Chapter of IWLA works to conserve, maintain, protect and restore the fragile natural resources of the Florida Keys and South Florida, to educate the public, particularly our youth, regarding those resources, and to promote ways to enjoy and use those resources in ways that simultaneously protect those resources and the ability of future generations to enjoy and use them. (google.com)
  • Since 1962, the Florida Keys Chapter of the Izaak Walton League of America has worked to protect the natural resources of South Florida. (google.com)
  • MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica (AP) - Justin Brown, T.J. Lang and Alexis Yetna scored 11 points apiece and South Florida closed the first half with a 26-3 run to help the Bulls beat Ohio 73-46 on Friday in the Jamaica Classic. (ap.org)
  • South Florida, home to 29% of Florida's population, accounts for about 42% of cases with 295,855 total. (orlandosentinel.com)
  • With a recount all but certain in Florida's U.S. Senate race, Republican Governor Rick Scott sued elections supervisors in two Democratic stronghold counties in South Florida Thursday night, claiming they're illegally denying him a chance to oversee ballot counting. (courthousenews.com)
  • There is simply not enough public land in south Florida to maintain even a single viable population. (defenders.org)
  • Florida's $1.0 trillion economy is the fourth-largest of any U.S. state, and if it were a country, Florida would be the 16th-largest economy in the world. (wikipedia.org)
  • These include (all in the Florida Lakewatch website): Bathymetric maps of approximately 320 Florida lakes Various types of data grouped by subject matter An online library of almost all the project's newsletters Information about all the other Florida Lakewatch publications Information about periodic volunteer meetings at the county level The Florida Lakewatch website contains links to the Florida Atlas of Lakes, produced by the University of South Florida's Water Atlas program. (wikipedia.org)
  • Florida Vacations For much of the twentieth century, Florida's warm sunshine and long sandy beaches have been associated with an exotic escape from the northern states' frigid winter wea. (bookrags.com)
  • ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A day after assuming his job, Florida's newly appointed surgeon general on Wednesday signed new protocols allowing parents to decide whether their children should quarantine or stay in school if they are asymptomatic after being exposed to someone who has tested. (ap.org)
  • Explore Florida's underground at Florida Caverns State Park, the only dry caverns that you can tour in Florida. (visitflorida.com)
  • GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A Florida school district has received cash from President Joe Biden's administration to make up for state pay cuts imposed over a board's vote for a student anti-coronavirus mask mandate. (ap.org)
  • Then the margin in Florida drastically narrowed, the networks retracted their verdict, Gore withdrew his concession, and his campaign began pressing for a Florida recount and investigations of purported election irregularities. (slate.com)
  • It also conflicts with the equal protection guarantee that the United States Supreme Court invoked in December when it halted a statewide manual recount and effectively handed Florida to Mr. Bush. (angelfire.com)
  • Their aim in releasing the report , the researchers said, was not to attack the results of the 2004 election in Florida, where Bush won by 350,000 votes, but to prompt election officials and the public to examine the e-voting systems and address the fact that there is no way to conduct a meaningful recount on the paperless machines. (wired.com)
  • With his lead holding firm in the final stages of a Senate race recount in Florida, the campaign of Republican candidate Rick Scott lashed out at his Democratic opponent, calling three-term incumbent Bill Nelson an "angry bitter career politician" for not conceding his defeat. (courthousenews.com)
  • The mandatory machine recount in Florida wrapped up Thursday to the joy of Congressman Ron DeSantis as he unofficially became governor-elect. (newsbusters.org)
  • Legoland Florida released new details and renderings for its third hotel that will open in 2020. (orlandosentinel.com)
  • A Gov. Gillum would be a significant obstacle for a Trump presidential campaign in Florida, and a Gov. DeSantis would be a significant asset," said Mac Stipanovich, a longtime Republican lobbyist in the state. (politico.com)
  • Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has signed an executive order suspending all COVID-19 restrictions in the Sunshine State, which includes preventing local governments from imposing their own restrictions. (yahoo.com)
  • Florida-based Politico reporter Marc Caputo was attacked for writing 'snarky nonsense' when he suggested the national media have been much rougher on Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis than New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo -- you know, the media darling whose press conferences are broadcast nationwide and who gets puffball interviews from his brother on CNN. (newsbusters.org)
  • Writer Ben Terris and Josh Dawsey compared Ron DeSantis to the "oafish" Florida Man satire of dumb people in the sunshine state. (newsbusters.org)
  • The online headline sneered, "Does Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis know what he's doing? (newsbusters.org)
  • Would Trump leave Florida to make DeSantis his running mate? (tampabay.com)
  • The Republican push on absentee ballots became an effective counterweight to the Gore campaign's push for manual recounts in mainly Democratic counties in southern Florida. (angelfire.com)
  • Within the 8 counties that comprise the Southeast Florida Chapter, the Florida Department of Elder Affairs estimates that in 2016 there were 170,567 people living with Alzheimer's disease. (alz.org)
  • The researchers likened their report to a beeping smoke alarm and called on Florida officials to examine the data and the voting systems in counties that used touch-screen voting machines to provide an explanation for the anomalies. (wired.com)
  • No Florida counties used touch-screen machines made by Diebold Election Systems, the company whose machines have received the most scrutiny over the last year. (wired.com)
  • The Florida Gulf Coast Chapter was founded in 1984 , known then as the Tampa Bay Chapter it served Pinellas, Hillsborough and Polk counties. (alz.org)
  • In 1999, the West Central Florida Chapter was merged with the Tampa Bay Chapter adding Citrus, Hernando, Pasco and Sumter counties increasing the Chapter's service region to seven counties. (alz.org)
  • Click on Places within United States, Florida and a list of counties will appear. (familysearch.org)
  • We invite you to experience the action as a VIP in Panama City Beach, FL. (ironman.com)
  • Our Southeast Florida Chapter is here to help. (alz.org)
  • The Southeast Florida Chapter meets the challenge of such overwhelming numbers through a dedicated staff out of four regional offices. (alz.org)
  • In 2003, the Sarasota/Manatee Chapter and the Southwest Florida Chapters were merged into the Tampa Bay Chapter. (alz.org)
  • With this expansion, the Tampa Bay Chapter changed its name to the Florida Gulf Coast Chapter to better reflect its comprehensive 17 county service region. (alz.org)
  • In the areas served by the Florida Gulf Coast Chapter 1 in every 33 people of all ages has Alzheimer's disease! (alz.org)
  • The Florida Gulf Coast Chapter meets the challenge of such overwhelming numbers through a dedicated staff of 25 based out of four regional offices including a mobile classroom and office- the Memory Mobile that that targets rural and inner city communities. (alz.org)
  • By the 16th century, the earliest time for which there is a historical record, major groups of people living in Florida included the Apalachee of the Florida Panhandle, the Timucua of northern and central Florida, the Ais of the central Atlantic coast, and the Calusa of southwest Florida, with many smaller groups throughout what is now Florida. (wikipedia.org)
  • Snorkeling photos from various trips I have taken to Destin, Florida in the Florida Panhandle. (flickr.com)
  • east of Destin, at Navarre Beach 20 mi west of Destin, and at freshwater springs in the Florida Panhandle. (flickr.com)
  • Angel Luis Rivera died Wednesday at the Central Florida Reception Center in Orlando, according to Florida. (ap.org)
  • As President Trump canceled a Central Florida rally for Friday due to his and his wife's coronavirus infections, the state reported another 2,660 cases and 110 new resident deaths. (orlandosentinel.com)
  • Central Florida had 22 of Friday's newly reported deaths, bringing the region's toll to 2,209. (orlandosentinel.com)
  • Central Florida accounts for nearly 16% of the cases statewide and 15% of the deaths. (orlandosentinel.com)
  • After two months of steady decline, COVID-19 hospitalizations in Central Florida have leveled off , but as the state enters its third phase of reopening, experts are concerned the public could let its guard down and help the rapid spread of the virus once again. (orlandosentinel.com)
  • Pursuant to section 120.74, Florida Statutes, the Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission has published its 2017 Agency Regulatory Plan . (myfwc.com)
  • Native Americans had been living in Florida for at least 14,000 years when the first European contact was made in 1513 by Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de León, who called it la Florida ([la floˈɾiða] because it was Easter ("Pascua Florida" in Spanish) upon landing there. (wikipedia.org)
  • He named it La Florida in recognition of the verdant landscape and because it was the Easter season, which the Spaniards called Pascua Florida (Festival of Flowers). (wikipedia.org)
  • Republicans, who control the Florida legislature, want lawmakers to be in position to name the electors if a presidential winner is still unnamed. (npr.org)
  • The Florida Legislature is in Session. (constantcontact.com)
  • and funds from the Florida Legislature. (myfwc.com)
  • Gov. Rick Scott and the Florida Legislature appropriated $500,000 for BearWise funding for FY 18-19 . (myfwc.com)
  • [ 2 ] It is part of the Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, Florida Metropolitan Statistical Area , which had an estimated population of 436,575 in 2006. (princeton.edu)
  • Behind the scenes, Trump aides have been in contact with top Florida Republicans on a near daily basis, and people close to the president concede that they are worried. (politico.com)
  • It is both my hope and my expectation that the president will be in Florida so much between now and the election that Floridians will be hearing 'Hail to the Chief' in their dreams," said Florida Rep. Matt Gaetz, a staunch Trump ally who's been in touch with the president. (politico.com)
  • A Thursday Washington Post profile lauded a black Florida Democrat as she argued for removing President Trump from office. (newsbusters.org)
  • With a population of over 21 million, Florida is the third-most populous and the 22nd-most extensive of the 50 United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • At the same time scientists are documenting panthers expanding their range, Florida has become the third most populous state in the country, bringing accelerating development and new roads. (defenders.org)
  • Officers in Naples, Florida, arrest naked man over a bizarre dancing incident at the fast-food chain, from which he was already banned over a similar disturbance. (newsweek.com)
  • NAPLES, Fla. (AP) - The LPGA will have either 25 or 26 different winners in 32 events this season, depending on what happens when the final putt of the CME Group Tour Championship drops Sunday. (ap.org)
  • On February 8, 1996, a 26-year-old man died in a hospital in Naples, Florida, following progressive neurologic deterioration. (cdc.gov)
  • Several beaches in Florida have turquoise and emerald-colored coastal waters. (wikipedia.org)
  • Florida officials said it is against the law-a second degree misdemeanor-to shoot sharks in state waters. (newsweek.com)
  • This is a link to the stock assessment section, where readers will find the most recent assessment of Florida pompano (Trachinotus carolinus) in Florida waters. (myfwc.com)
  • The state's close proximity to the ocean influences many aspects of Florida culture and daily life. (wikipedia.org)
  • Powell contends that jurisdiction is lacking because the Florida Supreme Court relied on the State's Constitution as well as Miranda, hence the decision rested on an adequate and independent state ground. (cornell.edu)
  • While Florida has generally bounced back from a deep travel slump -- a record 75 million people visited the state last year -- the news hasn't been as good for some of the state's older, and decidedly kitschier, tourist draws. (wsj.com)
  • To date, 44,489 people have been hospitalized in Florida, the state's COVID-19 dashboard shows. (orlandosentinel.com)
  • In the media's determination to vilify Florida and other Republican-led states as coronavirus hot spots, they are ignoring an alarming new report put out by a Fox Orlando affiliate which suggested the state's Department of Health published inflated, erroneous positive infection data. (newsbusters.org)
  • Under intense pressure from the Republicans, Florida officials accepted hundreds of overseas absentee ballots that failed to comply with state election laws. (angelfire.com)
  • ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A Florida woman was fatally injured when a racing motorcycle hit her bicycle, officials said. (ap.org)
  • Florida state officials may still be counting votes from Election Day, but more than a million Floridians are already looking toward the next electoral contest. (courthousenews.com)
  • T he shores of Georgia and Florida offer much more than rolling waves and warm sand. (nps.gov)
  • Florida voters speak out about how they feel about the amendment proposal as well as their support for potential candidates in both the state and national elections. (prweb.com)
  • The Bonnie Blue flag, used by the Republic of West Florida in 1810 and later by the Confederacy in the early days of the Civil War. (wikimedia.org)
  • In 1763, when Great Britain acquired the Florida peninsula from Spain and eastern Louisiana from France, the combined territory was divided at the Chattahoochee River into two colonies: East and West Florida. (encyclopedia.com)
  • During the American Revolution , Bernardo de Gálvez captured West Florida, and by the Treaty of Paris of 1783, Spain recovered East Florida, to the chagrin of southern loyalists. (encyclopedia.com)
  • American settlers in West Florida twice declared sections of their colony republics and turned them over to the United States . (encyclopedia.com)
  • General Andrew Jackson sparked a series of international incidents in 1817 and 1818, when he crossed the border of West Florida to capture Pensacola, then entered East Florida to execute two British subjects trading with the Seminoles. (encyclopedia.com)
  • The Adams-Onís Treaty in 1819 transferred ownership of East and West Florida to the United States . (encyclopedia.com)
  • VISIT FLORIDA® is the Official Florida Tourism Industry Marketing Corporation. (visitflorida.com)
  • The opinions expressed in the getaway ideas, Floridians' Favorites and readers' comments do not necessarily represent those of VISIT FLORIDA. (visitflorida.com)
  • ORLANDO, Fla. - FEMA has approved $4,323,677 for the State of Florida to help the City of Miami Beach defray the costs of preparing for and responding to Hurricane Irma under FEMA's Public Assistance Program. (fema.gov)
  • A ship used in pirate-themed ski shows at Legoland Florida theme park is back in place after being severely damaged during Hurricane Irma last year. (orlandosentinel.com)
  • After the Civil War, Florida was restored to the Union on June 25, 1868. (wikipedia.org)
  • The state flag of Florida between 1868 and 1900, during the Reconstruction period. (wikimedia.org)
  • We welcome all residents and visitors in the Florida Keys to join with us in our efforts. (google.com)
  • In the Florida Keys you'll find the only state park that's underwater. (visitflorida.com)
  • Während in Deutschland meist der geschmückte Christbaum die Kinderaugen zum Strahlen bringt, gelingt das auf den Florida Keys dem einen oder anderen Kapitän, der sein Schiff anlässlich der sogenannten Bootsparaden in einen fahrenden, funkelnden Weihnachtsgruß verwandelt. (visitflorida.com)
  • Established in 2010 by co-founder Doug Kaplan , Gravis Marketing is a non-partisan research firm headquartered in Winter Springs, Florida. (prweb.com)
  • In Florida parks, there are botanical gardens and caverns, flowing rivers where visitors on inner tubes float gently down the stream, islands that have remained untouched and unpopulated for thousands of years, clear springs where you can watch mermaids at play or peek through the deck of a glass bottom boat and into the depths below. (visitflorida.com)
  • This Landsat satellite image of Tampa Bay on the western coast of Florida, shows just how close people have come to the "ends of the Earth. (nasa.gov)
  • P.S. Be sure to join us on Facebook and Twitter to keep up to date on the latest sustainability news in Florida and beyond. (constantcontact.com)
  • President Donald Trump's aides have been in contact with top Florida Republicans on a near daily basis, a sign of their worry. (politico.com)
  • As they orchestrate the 11th-hour presidential push, senior Republicans are privately griping about the Florida Republican Party. (politico.com)
  • Florida was admitted as the 27th state on March 3, 1845. (wikipedia.org)
  • Florida vin yon eta nan lane 1845, se 27yem eta nan etazini. (wikimedia.org)
  • Florida achieved statehood in 1845, the 27th State in the union. (wikimedia.org)
  • Entró a formar parte de Estados Unidos en 1845, siendo el 27º estado de la unión. (wikimedia.org)
  • Florida was the principal location of the Seminole Wars (1816 - 1858), the longest and most extensive of Indian Wars in United States history. (wikipedia.org)
  • Florida declared its secession from the Union on January 10, 1861, and was one of the seven original Confederate States. (wikipedia.org)
  • The flag of Florida after declaring secession from the United States in 1861. (wikimedia.org)
  • Formed in 1981, Taylor, Day, Grimm & Boyd is a litigation-only law firm with 18 attorneys in Jacksonville, Florida. (nolo.com)
  • In northeastern Florida, just north of fast-growing Jacksonville, the Nassau, the St. Marys, and the St. Johns Rivers flow lazily toward the Atlantic Ocean through a broad maze of islands, canals, and tidal marshes. (nasa.gov)
  • Jacksonville, Florida: Historical Records Survey, 1939. (familysearch.org)
  • Jacksonville, Florida: Historical Records Survey, 1942. (familysearch.org)
  • The American alligator, American crocodile, American flamingo, Roseate spoonbill, Florida panther, bottlenose dolphin, and manatee can be found in Everglades National Park in the southern part of the state. (wikipedia.org)
  • We are Leadership Florida-a statewide community of leaders actively engaged in understanding and serving Florida. (idealist.org)
  • Leadership Florida is the only organization that takes a statewide view of the conditions and challenges that face our great state. (idealist.org)
  • Created in 1982 by the Florida Chamber of Commerce, Leadership Florida builds a sense of statewide community by identifying and training individuals with the passion and commitment to help make great things happen. (idealist.org)
  • The members of Leadership Florida are dedicated not only to their local communities, but to their statewide community. (idealist.org)
  • From its active regional alumni groups, to its broad committee structure that encourages long-term involvement by all of its members, Leadership Florida is a unique and dynamic program designed to promote statewide leadership. (idealist.org)
  • Since 1995, Leadership Florida has produced programs for external audiences that encourage leadership and promote statewide community. (idealist.org)
  • Florida does not currently have a statewide POLST program, but the form is under development and available in a limited number of health care settings. (nolo.com)
  • Statewide, the latest positivity rate reported by the Florida Department of Health was 3.77%, but that's for new cases only and excludes anyone who previously tested positive. (orlandosentinel.com)
  • The flag of Florida between 1900 and 1985. (wikimedia.org)
  • Before 1900 the largest religious groups in Florida were the Baptist , Methodist-Episcopal (now United Methodist) and Roman Catholic . (familysearch.org)
  • Florida es un estado de los Estados Unidos . (wikimedia.org)
  • Florida é um estado dos Estados Unidos da América . (wikimedia.org)
  • Pablo Tornero Tinajero, Relaciones de dependencia entre Florida y Estados Unidos (1783-1820) (1979). (encyclopedia.com)
  • The couple were making a purchase at a grocery store in Land O'Lakes, Florida, when the wife's gun accidentally when off, striking her husband with a bullet. (newsweek.com)
  • Yo te estime ke li te gn 15,982,378 mun an lane 2004, Florida plase an 4yem pozisyon nan popilasyon. (wikimedia.org)
  • Florida is one of the most fascinating places on earth and each day its state parks prove it. (visitflorida.com)
  • The networks said Bush had won Florida, and with it the Electoral College. (slate.com)
  • Despite the controversy in Florida, Bush has continued to project inevitability, leaking his plans for Cabinet appointments. (slate.com)
  • On Good Morning America , Bush spokesman Ari Fleischer, marveling that "the voters have spoken and [we] have been chosen to lead our nation," asserted that in Florida, "100 percent of the votes are in, all precincts, all absentee ballots. (slate.com)
  • In the morning after Election Day, George W. Bush held an unofficial lead of 1,784 votes in Florida, but to his campaign strategists the margin felt perilously slim. (angelfire.com)
  • With the presidency hanging on the outcome in Florida, the Bush team quickly grasped that the best hope of ensuring victory was the trove of ballots still arriving in the mail from Florida residents living abroad. (angelfire.com)
  • The unequal treatment of these ballots is at odds with statements by Bush campaign leaders and by the Florida secretary of state, Katherine Harris, that rules should be applied uniformly and certainly not changed in the middle of a contested election. (angelfire.com)
  • The race between Al Gore and George W. Bush remains deadlocked over the results in Florida, with the stalemate threatening to go beyond the December 12th deadline to certify electors. (npr.org)
  • Electronic voting machines in Florida may have awarded George W. Bush up to 260,000 more votes than he should have received, according to statistical analysis conducted by University of California, Berkeley graduate students and a professor, who released a study on Thursday. (wired.com)
  • About half the states, including Florida, have never officially considered adopting a death with dignity law. (nolo.com)
  • In 1993, Florida Panthers officially became a part of the ice hockey league and have been playing quite well since then. (excite.com)
  • Show your school spirit with this officially licensed Florida Wristband! (xbox.com)
  • Tocoi was the site of a ferry landing and a local rail line to St. Augustine, Florida. (wikipedia.org)
  • At various points in its colonial history, Florida was administered by Spain and Great Britain. (wikipedia.org)