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2012 Election

Sergio Robaina (Source: Miami-Dade Corrections)

Sergio Robaina Changing Plea In Absentee Ballot Case

Sergio Robaina, the uncle of former Mayor Julio Robaina, will accept probation and plead guilty to misdemeanor charges of illegally possessed absentee ballots, according to CBS4 news partner the Miami Herald.

CBS Miami–08/28/2013

Broward voters encountered long lines, long waits on Saturday. (Source: CBS4)

Presidential Election Commission Meeting In Miami

A commission set up by President Barack Obama to fix the voting problems experienced by voters in Florida was holding its first public meeting in Miami Friday.

CBS Miami–06/28/2013

Congressman Joe Garcia's chief of staff resigns for his involvement in plan to manipulate 2012 election. (Source: CBS4)

Congressman Garcia Promises “Zero Tolerance” In Absentee Ballot Scandal

Congressman Joe Garcia’s chief of staff, Jeffrey Garcia, resigned Friday for his involvement in a scheme to manipulate last year’s election.

CBS Miami–06/01/2013

Mitt Romney (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

S. Fla. Bartender Behind Filming Of Romney’s “47 Percent” Speech

The man who secretly recorded a Mitt Romney’s infamous “47 percent” speech at a fundraiser in Boca Raton during the former governor’s presidential campaign has finally revealed himself.

CBS4–03/13/2013

Adam Hasner & Lois Frankel  (Source: CBS4)

Frankel Wins District 22 Congressional Seat

One of the most contentious and expensive Congressional campaigns went to the Democrats in the 22nd Congressional District that includes part of Broward and Palm Beach counties.

CBS Miami–11/06/2012

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Many Races Too Close To Call

Several key races across Florida are still up in the air more than two hours after the polls have closed across the state.

CBS Miami–11/06/2012

Voting machines in Florida (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Understanding The Florida Amendments

The 2012 ballot will be one to remember across the state of Florida. The ballot is the longest in Miami-Dade history and much of the ballot is taken up with 11 constitutional amendments written in legalese that can confuse even the most well-informed voters.

CBS Miami–11/05/2012

Craig Romney (right) stumps for his father Mitt Romney at the La Carreta restaurant in Westchester.  (Source: CBS4)

At RNC, Romney’s Sons Aim To Endear Dad To Delegates

The Romney brothers, Ben and Craig, spoke to Florida delegates at the Republican National Convention on Wednesday.

CBS Miami–08/29/2012

(Source: CBS4) Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez delivers the State Of The County address on Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2012.

Gimenez Victory May Be Challenged

Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez easily defeated opponent Joe Martinez to retain his top job in the county Tuesday night. But, Martinez is not going gently into the night after losing by more than 20 percent of the vote.

CBS Miami–08/15/2012

Carlos Gimenez and Joe Martinez (Source: CBS4)

Gimenez Re-Elected Miami-Dade Mayor

Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez cruised to victory in his battle with long-time commissioner Joe Martinez, but the race may be far from over.

CBS4–08/14/2012

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