Charlie Crist

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) waves to supporters after announcing his candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination during an event at the Freedom Tower on April 13, 2015 in Miami, Florida.   (Source: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Marco Rubio Looks To Defy The Odds Once Again

In 2009 when Marco Rubio announced he was running for Senate he did it on Spanish television.

04/13/2015

U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (FL) speaks during the final day of the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 30, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney was nominated as the Republican presidential candidate during the RNC which will conclude today. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Rubio Presidential Run Would Begin Scramble To Fill His Seat

With speculation over whether Florida Republican Marco Rubio will announce he is running for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination, there is also speculation on who would replace him.

04/11/2015

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Taddeo To Challenge Curbelo For District 26 Seat

A former Chair of the Miami-Dade Democratic Party is challenging first termRepublican Congressman Carlos Curbelo for the state’s District 26 seat.

04/06/2015

Former Florida Governor and Democratic candidate for Governor Charlie Crist speaks during a televised debate with Republican Florida Governor Rick Scott at Broward College on October 15, 2014 in Davie, Florida. Governor Scott is facing off against Crist in the November 4, 2014 governors race.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Florida Democrats Look For A Way To End Election Woes

Democrats are looking to big city mayors and their congressional delegation to help pull them out of their slump at the polls.

03/29/2015

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Wasserman Schultz Not Making Senate Run Next Year

U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz isn’t going anywhere. The outspoken South Florida congresswoman has announced that she will not be running for a Senate seat in next year’s election.

03/17/2015

Former Florida Governor Charlie Crist  on November 4, 2014 in Tampa, Florida.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Crist Says He Won’t Run For Office In 2016

After losing a bid to unseat Republican Gov. Rick Scott in November, Democrat Charlie Crist ended speculation Monday that he could run for the U.S. Senate in 2016.

03/17/2015

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U.S. Sugar Land Buy A Tough Sell Among Lawmakers

A Senate-commissioned study could give hope to people who want the state to use a large chunk of voter-approved money for water and land projects to buy U.S. Sugar land in the Everglades before an October deadline.

03/03/2015

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Florida Democrats Review Dismal Year, Plan For Future

Florida Democrats are now trying to come up with a new game plan after they had a bad election year.

01/31/2015

Democrat And Republican

Florida’s Political Parties See Money Dip After Election

Now that election season is over, Florida’s two main political parties are seeing a lot less money coming in.

01/12/2015

Arnold Abbott charged for breaking a new law in Fort Lauderdale that bans feeding the homeless in public. (Source: CBS4)

2014’s Top Stories In Broward County

The year of 2014 in Broward was riddled with scandal from a fight over a fan in politics to a feud over homeless feedings to a major manhunt and then some along the way. Here’s a peek at just some of the top Broward stories for 2014.

01/01/2015

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