Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen joins Jim DeFede on Facing South Florida. (Source: CBS4)

Facing South Florida: One-on-One with Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

Jim and the Congresswoman sit down for an extended one-on-one interview.

CBS4–07/19/2015

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Jeb Bush Says Campaign Would Be A “Long Haul”

Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush will make a stop in South Florida Monday night.

05/18/2015

WOODBURY, NEW YORK - FEBRUARY 24:  Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush speaks during a Long Island Association luncheon with LIA President and CEO Kevin S. Law at the Crest Hollow Country Club on February 24, 2014 in Woodbury, New York. Bush is widely seen as a possible presidential contender in 2016.  (Photo by Andy Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Sources: Bush’s PAC Renting Office In South Florida

Amid the buzz of whether Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush will be running for president, sources say his political action committee (PAC) is getting office space.

05/12/2015

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White House: Cuba Is Being Removed From Sponsors Of Terrorism List

Cuba is being removed from a list of state sponsors of terrorism, the White House announced Tuesday, prompting backlash from a South Florida Republican and presidential candidate.

04/14/2015

Senator Marco Rubio (FL), Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (FL-27), and Congressman Diaz-Balart (FL-25) accompanied by the families of the victims killed by the spies released in exchange for U.S. contractor Alan Gross spoke out against the new U.S.-Cuba Policy. (Source: CBS4)

Cuban-American Lawmakers Against New US-Cuba Policy Change

Three prominent local leaders spoke out against the United States’ new policy on Cuba, just one day after the president’s announcement of the change.

12/18/2014

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Families Of Victims Killed By Spies Released In Cuba Deal Express Outrage

Families of the victims killed in the infamous Brothers to the Rescue shoot down are outraged Wednesday following the release of three Cuban spies convicted of their deaths.

12/17/2014

U.S. Senator Marco Rubio and Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (Source: CBS4)

Local Leaders Banned From Nicaragua Over Venezuela Sanctions

Nicaragua’s president is banning U.S. Senator Marco Rubio and Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen from the country in protest of sanctions against Venezuela.

12/13/2014

US Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (Source: CBS4)

Local Congresswoman Worries About Ebola Threat From Cuba

With no flights or cargo ships connecting South Florida to West Africa, there’s no reason to be concerned of a case in the area but every reason to be prepared.

10/24/2014

September 27, 2014: A walk to help end Lupus took place at Jungle Island.  (Source: Michael Smith)

Hundreds Of People Take A Walk To Help End Lupus

Hundreds of people took to the the streets Saturday to help end Lupus.

09/27/2014

President Barack Obama addresses the nation on ISIS on September 10, 2014. (Source: CBS)

President Vows To “Degrade & Ultimately Destroy” ISIS

In a primetime address to the nation Wednesday night, President Obama laid out his strategy for targeting the Islamic extremist group known as ISIS.

09/10/2014

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