The White House appears to be sending out conflicting messages, but that could be intentional ambiguity designed to keep several options on the table.
A candidate for governor, he cites need for 'competent governance' and a return to 'basics' of low taxes and targeted spending.
The state's former attorney general, with her eye on a US Senate seat, is something of a political blank slate.
In the age of Obama, the GOP scrambles to attract a new generation of voters.
Stick to your principles and make government work are mantras for St. Petersburg's GOP chief executive.
It might be time for him to come out with his own legislation, some say. Another suggestion: Wait until next year.
How the balance of power has shifted between the Republicans and Democrats.