Debbie Wasserman-Schultz

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US Reps Wasserman Schultz, Courtney Make NCAA Bet

Two U.S. Representatives made a friendly wager on Saturday’s basketball game between the University of Florida Gators and the UConn Huskies.


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Rep. Wasserman Schultz Host Health Insurance Sign Up Event In Davie

In an effort to get Floridians signed up for health insurance before the Affordable Care Act’s March 31st deadline, Democratic U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz is hosting an enrollment event at the Institute of Public Safety at Broward College on Sunday.


Venezuelan Flag (Source: CBS4)

Local Venezuelans Meet With Politicos On Unrest In Former Homeland

On the streets of Venezuela, protestors are demanding change, rallying against soaring inflation, food shortages and dwindling rights.


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Super Kid Brandon Burke Heads To Washington

Flying in from Washington DC and an experience of a lifetime on Capital Hill, Brandon Burke arrived at the CBS 5 Super Kid reunion all smiles and wearing success well.

CBS Miami–01/29/2014

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Gov. Chris Christie’s South Florida Swing

This was supposed to be a big moment for Chris Christie – his national coming out party. He just won re-election with huge numbers. He was selected head of the Republican Governor’s Association which would allow him to travel the country and introduce himself to the party faithful – giving them a taste of what a Chris Christie presidential campaign might look like in 2016. But then along came “bridge-gate”.


TRENTON, NJ - JANUARY 14: New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie delivers the State of the State Address in the Assembly Chambers at the Statehouse on January 14, 2014 in Trenton, New Jersey.  (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Chris Christie Coming To Florida To Raise Money For Scott

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie will see the first test of his political standing when he comes to the Sunshine State this weekend to fundraise with Republican Governor Rick Scott.

CBS Miami–01/16/2014

Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon attends weekly cabinet meeting in Jerusalem

Rubio, Wasserman Schultz Mourn Loss Of Sharon

Florida leaders mourn the loss of former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon. The Israeli soldier-turned-politician-turned statesman died Saturday, eight years after a stroke put him in a coma. He was 85.-


Miami Beach Veterans Day Parade (Source: CBS4)

Miami Beach Honors Service Men & Women With Veterans Day Parade

Miami Beach was one of a number of South Florida cities who honored those who served and sacrificed for our country with a Veterans Day Parade and wreath-laying ceremony.


Debbie Wasserman Schultz (Source: CBS4)

Democrats Slam Gov. Rick Scott At Conference

Florida Democrats called Gov. Rick Scott an embarrassment, an extremist and someone who has brought “darkness and despair” during a state party conference dinner in Lake Buena Vista.


Capitol Hill

Florida Legislators Speak Out On Government Funding Deal

With just hours to spare, Congress passed a plan to avoid a default and end a 16 day partial government shutdown. The votes came in late, but just in time to avoid the crisis. Just after midnight President Barack Obama signed the bill into law.