Facing South Florida: One-On-One With Carlos Lopez-CanteraCBS Miami's Jim DeFede sits down with Florida Lieutenant Governor Carlos Lopez-Cantera.
Florida's Lt. Gov. Joins Python Hunt In EvergladesLt. Governor Carlos Lopez-Cantera should probably hang onto his day job. On Monday, he joined up with nearly two dozen hunters paid by the state and they went looking for Burmese pythons in the Everglades.
Facing South Florida: Cuban Refugee CrisisThis week Jim DeFede goes in-depth on the latest Cuban refugee crisis South Florida is facing.
Jolly And Not-So-Jolly Words For TrumpRepublican Congressman David Jolly, who's running for Florida's open U.S. Senate seat in 2016, thinks businessman Donald Trump should step out of the presidential race. But Jolly also agrees with him on something. It just depends on which Jolly message you focus on.
Race To Replace Rubio Fails To Attract Known NamesIn another sign of "muddled" races, Congressmen Alan Grayson and Patrick Murphy are virtually tied in the Democratic primary for U.S. Senate, while Congressman David Jolly holds a slight lead among announced Republican candidates, according to a Mason-Dixon poll released Monday.
Florida Gov. Scott At Odds Again With Fellow RepublicansJust six months ago, Gov. Rick Scott stood onstage outside the state Capitol basking in his hard-fought victory as he began his second term.
Frosty Drinks And Business For Americans In Cuba?Business, government and civic leaders gathered on Watson Island Wednesday and some of the talk was of Cuba. Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez focused not so much on newly raised flags in Washington - as he did our beaches. They have eroded terribly, and Gimenez is pushng a $40 million sand re-nourishment plan to keep Cuba's luscious beaches from eroding our tourist base.
Jolly Throws In For Rubio's Senate SeatJoining three other Florida congressmen in seeking to move to the U.S. Senate, Pinellas County Republican David Jolly said Monday he will run in 2016 for the seat being vacated by presidential candidate Marco Rubio.
Lopez-Cantera Running For Rubio's Senate SeatFlorida's Lt. Gov. Carlos Lopez-Cantera will run in 2016 for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by presidential candidate Marco Rubio.
Florida Republicans Exploring Run For Rubio's SeatFour possible candidates to fill Senator Marco Rubio's seat say their decision on whether to run will be made in the next few weeks.
Florida's Lt. Gov. Moves Closer To US Senate BidFlorida's Lt. Governor Carlos Lopez-Cantera may be taking steps to help him run for U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio's seat.
Facing South Florida: One-on-One with Lt. Gov. Carlos Lopez-Cantera Jim and Lt. Gov. Carlos Lopez-Cantera will cover a variety of topics, including Medicaid expansion and the governor's decision to sue the federal government. The two will also discuss the announcement this week by Sen. Marco Rubio that he is running for President, and whether Lopez=Cantera is thinking about his own possible Senate run.