Former GOP rainmaker gives $200K to Gillum

Mike Fernandez, a longtime Republican megadonor who has left the party, gave $200,000 to Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum last week. The health care billionaire has long been one of Florida Republicans’ biggest rainmakers, but was staunchly “Never Trump” and is no longer a registered Republican. Fernandez has moved away from his old party because…

‘Playing with fire’: Rosselló expected to double endorse Nelson, Gillum

Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló is expected to endorse Sen. Bill Nelson (D.Fla.) and gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum on Monday in the heart of Florida’s Boricua community, giving both Democrats’ campaigns a potential lift with this crucial demographic. Rosselló at 10:45 a.m. will make a “special announcement” with Nelson by his side, according to Nelson’s…