Debbie Wasserman-Schultz

Steven Sotloff (Source: theepochtimes.com)

Family, Friends Of South Florida Journalist Held By ISIS Pray For His Safety

Family and friends of an American journalist from South Florida who is being held hostage by Islamic State militants are hoping and praying for his safe return.

08/20/2014

Venezuelan Flag (Source: CBS4)

Florida Politicians Applaud Travel Sanctions On Venezuelan Officials

An announcement by the U.S. Secretary of State concerning new sanctions on two dozen high-ranking Venezuelan officials linked to human rights abuses was met with party line reaction by some of Florida’s top politicians.

07/30/2014

Democrat And Republican

Democrats Focus On Governor’s Race, Rebuilding

There are four statewide offices on November’s ballot, and the Florida Democratic Party is essentially conceding two of them.

06/29/2014

A gay pride flag. (Source: CBS4)

Parade & Entertainment Brings Communities Together In Wilton Manors

The Stonewall Pride Wilton Manors brought together the LGBT community Saturday to celebrate diversity.

06/21/2014

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Women To Watch: Trend TrackerĀ® Tara Gilani With Debbie Wasserman Schultz

Debbie Wasserman Schultz was the youngest woman ever elected to the Florida State legislature and the first Jewish congresswoman elected from Florida.

CBS Miami–06/18/2014

Immigration

Dreamers Take On DNC Head Debbie Wasserman Schultz

A group of activists are planning to protest outside the South Florida office of Democratic National Committee Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz to ask for more support on immigration issues.

06/13/2014

U.S. Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric Shinseki (Source: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Amid VA Secretary Resignation, Local Politicians Call For More Action

Amid calls for resignation, the embattled Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) secretary did just that.

05/30/2014

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South Florida Officials Urge Hurricane Planning

Are you ready for hurricane season? It’s right around the corner and South Florida officials are urging residents to prepare.

CBS Miami–05/27/2014

HERO Program (Source: CBS4)

Military Vets Wage New War Against Child Porn Thanks to Federal Program

South Florida Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman-Schultz got choked up as she joined officials from the Department of Homeland Security and the National Association to Protect Children.

05/19/2014

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Wasserman Schultz Calls On Congress To Act On Immigration Reform

U.S. Reps. Debbie Wasserman Schultz and Joe Garcia stood side by side with advocates at a Hispanic Unity of Florida news conference in Hollywood on Monday and called on Congress to pass a comprehensive immigration bill.

04/28/2014

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