Democratic senator, Bill Nelson soundly won reelection across the state including in his home county of Brevard. Watch his victory speech here.
Obama for America released a new web video today called “Mitt Romney’s Tax Loopholes”, which highlights the ongoing questions about what Mitt Romney is hiding about his personal finances, including his use of complex tax strategies, and juxtaposes them with Congressman Paul Ryan’s pledge to get rid of tax shelters and loopholes that help the wealthiest Americans avoid paying their fair share of taxes.
TALLAHASSEE, FL — Rod Smith, Chairman of the Florida Democratic Party, released the following statement today after Mitt Romney announced his selection of Congressman Paul Ryan as his Vice Presidential nominee:
“ A lot of us feel the health-care law wasn’t perfect. But it was needed. Our system was broken and we had to do something. Insurance companies were refusing to cover people or dropping those who got sick. So, we passed legislation to prevent insurers from running roughshod over people. And today, the Supreme Court upheld most of these reforms. Now, I think it’s time we finish the job of fixing our economy and creating more jobs. “