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Florida Legislature. (Source: AP)

Fla. House Business Moving At Snail’s Pace

The Florida House of Representatives started work Wednesday the exact same way they ended work on Tuesday, with a robotic computer program reading every word of every bill at the request of House Democrats.

CBS4–05/01/2013

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Miami-Dade County Issues Post-Election Report

A new report looking at the massive problems that plagued voters in Miami-Dade County on Election Day laid some of the blame on the county’s election department.

CBS Miami–12/20/2012

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

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Preparedness Recommended For Voting On Amendments

Whether you vote early, by absentee, or on Election Day we want to warn you again you will be facing what many say is the longest ballot in history. And filling it out isn’t exactly a cake walk.

CBS4–10/25/2012

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Early Voting Kicks Off On Saturday

While nearly 1 million people have cast an absentee vote already this election season, business at the voting booths will begin to pick up starting Saturday when early voting kicks off in Florida.

CBS Miami–10/25/2012

A Miami-Dade County Elections Department voting machine during pre-election testing. (Source: CBS4)

Understanding Amendments 1 & 6 Before Election Day

This week CBS4 is taking a closer look at the 11 constitutional amendments you are being asked on the November ballot. The questions in some cases are more than a page long. Amendment 1 deals with abortion and Amendment 6 challenges President Barack Obama’s Affordable Health Care Act.

CBS4–10/16/2012

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

A Look At The November Ballot’s Tax Amendments

This November’s ballot is the longest in South Florida history. Part of that is because there are 11 constitutional amendments, some of which are more than a page long.

CBS4–10/15/2012

Dan Gelber (Source: CBS4)

Facing South Florida: Dan Gelber

Dan Gelber and Jim DeFede discuss the Amendments in the upcoming election.

CBS4–10/14/2012

(Source: CBS) Florida Redistricting For Congress, 2012

Redistricting Partially Approved By Fla. Court

The Florida Supreme Court issued a mixed ruling Friday over plans to redistrict the Florida House and Senate.

CBS4–03/09/2012

(Source: CBS4) Carlos Gimenez and Julio Robaina

Robaina, Gimenez Will Play To Strengths Going Into June Run Off

Miami-Dade voters will have to go to the polls one more time to decide who will be the next mayor of the county.

CBS4–05/25/2011

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