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From Blue to Red: The Era of Jeb Bush and Republican Hegemony

David R. Colburn

in From Yellow Dog Democrats to Red State Republicans: Florida and Its Politics since 1940

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780813044859
eISBN:
9780813046372
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813044859.003.0008
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

In both style and substance, Jeb Bush offered Florida new leadership and a new direction. During the course of his campaigns against Democrats Lawton Chiles and Buddy MacKay, Bush announced that he ... More


The Politics of the Twenty-First Century

David R. Colburn

in From Yellow Dog Democrats to Red State Republicans: Florida and Its Politics since 1940

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780813044859
eISBN:
9780813046372
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813044859.003.0010
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

The concluding chapter examines the evolution of Florida politics from the end of Jeb Bush's term in office to the first term of Governor Rick Scott, as well as the continuing influence of ... More


The Presidential Election of 2000: What Happened in Florida?

David R. Colburn

in From Yellow Dog Democrats to Red State Republicans: Florida and Its Politics since 1940

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780813044859
eISBN:
9780813046372
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813044859.003.0009
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

In one of the closest and most hotly contested presidential elections in American history, the outcome came down to Florida. And in the weeks that followed, Americans watched in disbelief as a series ... More


Trump Beats Florida’s Favorite Sons

Matthew T. Corrigan, Dario Moreno, and Ray Anthony Lastre

in Florida and the 2016 Election of Donald J. Trump

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780813056234
eISBN:
9780813058047
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056234.003.0003
Subject:
History, Social History

This chapter dissects how a former governor (Jeb Bush) and a US senator (Marco Rubio) from Florida lost the primary election to Donald Trump. How Trump’s outsider campaign overwhelmed the early ... More


Holding Back the Republican Tide, but for How Long?

David R. Colburn

in From Yellow Dog Democrats to Red State Republicans: Florida and Its Politics since 1940

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780813044859
eISBN:
9780813046372
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813044859.003.0007
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Focusing on the governorship of Lawton Chiles as well as the increasing prominence of the state Republican Party, this chapter examines why Chiles' rise to the governorship was at once another ... More


Republicans, Prosecutors, and the Carceral Ethos, 1995–2008

Heather Schoenfeld

in Building the Prison State: Race and the Politics of Mass Incarceration

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780226520964
eISBN:
9780226521152
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226521152.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter describes the punitive political consensus, or “carceral ethos,” that had developed by the mid-1990s and examines the consequences for Florida politics and penal policy. It argues that ... More


Florida and the 2016 Election of Donald J. Trump

Matthew T. Corrigan and Michael Binder (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780813056234
eISBN:
9780813058047
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056234.001.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

In one of the surprising US presidential elections in recent history, the Florida played a central role in the election of reality/star businessman Donald Trump.This book examines the importance of ... More


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