The Democratic Senate campaigns of Kendrick Meek and Jeff Greene have tentatively agreed to debate on June 22 and have sent a joint letter to TV stations in the West Palm Beach market in search of a host.
Former Florida House speaker Marco Rubio (R) defeated Gov. Charlie Crist (no-party) and Rep. Kendrick Meek (D), capping off a race that went from improbable to inevitable. NBC News projected him as the winner immediately after polls in the panhandle closed at 8 p.m. Rubio led Crist 50 percent to 30 percent, with Meek in third place with 19 percent, with 37 percent of precincts reporting.
Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., today introduced a bill that would force the EPA to scrap its set of Florida water quality standards and instead accept rules drafted by the state Department of Environmental Protection.