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Esteban Bovo

Jim DeFede & Mayor Carlos Gimenez  (Source: CBS4)

Facing South Florida: Miami-Dade Budget

CBS4 Investigator Jim DeFede’s one-on-one interview with Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez is the backbone of a special half-hour devoted to the fallout surrounding the county budget woes which have led to so-called “rolling brownouts” and pink slips inside Miami-Dade Fire Rescue.

CBS4–07/29/2013

Miami-Dade Commissioner Esteban Bovo (Source: CBS4)

Facing South Florida: Dolphins Stadium Deal

We talk to Miami-Dade Commissioner Esteban Bovo about why he voted “no” to the Dolphins stadium deal.

CBS4–04/15/2013

An artist rendering of proposed changes to Sun Life Stadium (Source: Miami Dolphins)

M-D Commission Approves Fins Stadium Deal

The Miami-Dade Commission has approved a stadium deal between the Miami Dolphins and the county to renovate Sun Life Stadium using taxpayer money along with private money from Fins owner Stephen Ross. The motion was passed by an 8-3 majority with Commissioners Bovo, Zapata, and Suarez voting against the deal.

CBS4–04/10/2013

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Devil Is In The Details Of Stadium Deal

Miami-Dade Commissioners are set to meet Wednesday to decide whether to move forward with a new proposal to use tax dollars to renovate Sun Life Stadium.

CBS Miami–04/10/2013

Absentee ballots (CBS4)

Judge: Miami-Dade Has Authority To Enact Absentee Ballot Law

A Miami-Dade circuit judge has refused to throw out a county ordinance that makes possession of more than two absentee ballots a misdemeanor.

CBS4–02/22/2013

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M-D Commissioner Proposes Six Gun-Control Measures

Six gun-control proposals were sent to the Florida Legislature at Tuesday’s board meeting.

CBS4–12/18/2012

Mayor Carlos Gimenez and commissioners at installation ceremony in South Miami-Dade. (Source: Office Of The Mayor)

Miami-Dade Mayor, Commissioners Sworn In Tuesday

Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez was officially sworn in to his first full term in office Tuesday morning.

CBS4–11/20/2012

Sergio Robaina (Source: Miami Herald File)

Sergio Robaina Charged In Ballot Fraud Investigation

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Sergio Robaina, the uncle of former Hialeah Mayor Julio Robaina, is now facing ballot fraud charges. State prosecutors charged the 74-year old Robaina with two felony counts of tampering with ballots. He’s […]

CBS4–10/02/2012

Esteban Bovo has entered the race to fill an open Miami-Dade County Commission seat. (Source: State House photo)

Bovo Meets With Miami-Dade SAO About Absentee Ballot Probe

Miami-Dade Commissioner Esteban Bovo met with the Miami-Dade State Attorney’s Office Wednesday to speak with them about an ongoing investigation into absentee ballot fraud.

CBS4–09/20/2012

Voting machines in Florida (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Report: M-D Commissioner’s Office Ensnared In Absentee Ballot Fraud

The absentee ballot scandal that erupted a little more than a week ago has marred two political campaigns in Miami-Dade County has now ensnared a county commissioner and the uncle of Hialeah’s former mayor.

CBS Miami–08/10/2012

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