Election 2012


Many Races Too Close To Call

Several key races across Florida are still up in the air more than two hours after the polls have closed across the state.

CBS Miami–11/06/2012

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See A Problem At The Polls Tuesday? Report It

With the 2012 general election likely to be extremely close in Florida, voters and poll watchers will be on high alert for any possible irregularities at the polls throughout the day Tuesday.

CBS Miami–11/05/2012

Voters in a popular diner weigh in on this year's election campaigns. (Source: CBS)

Facing South Florida: Voters Weigh In On Election Campaigns

Summer Knowles talks to local voters about campaign fatigue.


Political writers Marc Caputo, Helen Ferre and David Adams join Jim DeFede to weigh in on this year's elections.  (Source: CBS4)

Facing South Florida: Political Roundtable

Marc Caputo, Helen Ferre and David Adams join CBS4’s Jim DeFede to discuss Election 2012.


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For Many In Broward, Voting Early Means Staying Late

On the last day of early voting in Broward County, many said the lines were the longest they’d seen all week.


President Barack Obama (Photo by JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)

Obama Takes Early Lead In Swing States, Including Fla.

President Obama heads toward Election Day with an apparent lead over Mitt Romney among early voters in key states that could decide the election.


Early Voting

Justice Dept. Monitoring Miami-Dade Early Voting

Despite calls to extend early voting hours in the state of Florida, Gov. Rick Scott has rejected the requests despite reports of record turnouts and long lines of voters at poll sites statewide.


Voters head to the polls on Saturday, the first day for early voting in Miami-Dade. (Source: Al Sunshine/CBS4)

Early Voting Plagued By Long Lines

Early voting is well underway across Florida, but in South Florida if you’re heading to the polls early, make sure to bring plenty of patience with you.

CBS Miami–11/01/2012

Senator Marco Rubio

Sen. Marco Rubio’s Daughter In Car Accident

Sen. Marco Rubio’s 12-year-old daughter was hospitalized Saturday after being injured in a traffic accident in Miami, according to a statement released by the senator’s office.


Mitt Romney (Photo by Steve Pope/Getty Images)

Romney Back In Fla. Saturday, Obama In N.H. Ahead Of Storm

Mitt Romney worked the early-vote crowd in Florida on Saturday, revving up chants of “10 more days” in the countdown to the election as President Barack Obama told supporters in tiny New Hampshire that “these four electoral votes right here could make the difference.”