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Stories with person: Ron DeSantis
  • Florida Republicans exploring Senate run work party meeting 
    Updated: May-16-15 3:52 pm

    ORLANDO, Florida - Chances are good that U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis will have a primary opponent as he seeks Marco Rubio's Senate seat, and four people also considering a run were at the Republican Party of Florida's quarterly meeting Saturday gauging interest for possible campaigns.

  • Florida's Lt. Gov. moves closer to US Senate bid 
    Updated: May-14-15 9:38 am

    TALLAHASSEE, Florida - Florida Lt. Gov. Carlos Lopez-Cantera is taking steps that could help him run for the seat now held by U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio.

  • Dems claim recruiting successes in bid to retake Senate story has photos
    Updated: May-11-15 1:57 pm

    WASHINGTON - Senate Democrats are claiming early success in recruiting strong candidates in Republican-held states as they fight to retake the majority after last year's midterm bloodletting. But in several states the party is still searching, with the Democrat who looks like the strongest candidate holding out for now.

  • Republican Congressman DeSantis to run for Rubio Senate seat 
    Updated: May-05-15 5:34 pm

    TALLAHASSEE, Florida - Republican U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis will announce Wednesday that he's running for the Senate seat Marco Rubio is giving up to seek the GOP presidential nomination.