Funds

(Source: CBS4)

Legislature Ready To Pass State Budget

The Florida Legislature appears poised to give final approval to the state’s $74.5 billion budget and send it to Governor Rick Scott’s desk Friday.

CBS Miami–05/03/2013

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

Dolphins Take Fight For Sun Life Improvements To The Press

The Miami Dolphins have just started their push to get tax revenue for massive improvements to Sun Life Stadium, but they have already run into a down and dirty fight with Norman Braman and other leaders who oppose the Fins’ plan.

CBS Miami–01/22/2013

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

Understanding The Florida Amendments

The 2012 ballot will be one to remember across the state of Florida. The ballot is the longest in Miami-Dade history and much of the ballot is taken up with 11 constitutional amendments written in legalese that can confuse even the most well-informed voters.

CBS Miami–11/05/2012

Donate To Colorado Movie Theater Massacre Victims

AJ Billapando’s Fundraiser for Colorado Shooting Victims http://www.giveforward.com/billapandofundraiser

CBS4–07/20/2012

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CBS4 Investigates: Criminal Probe Into After School Tutoring Program

What happens when tons of Federal money is handed out without any required accountability? CBS4 Investigator Jim Defede examines a tutoring program in Miami-Dade County under a criminal probe for allegedly bilking taxpayers for “ghost” students.

CBS4–11/08/2011

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Miami-Dade Schools May Implement Advertising Program

Students may soon see something different in their schools: advertisements. That’s because Miami-Dade County public schools is close to rolling out a major advertising program.

CBS4–10/20/2011

(Photo Credit: CBS4) Port of Miami

Officials Deny Reserve Funds For Port Of Miami Tunnel Builders

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) on Tuesday night denied a request by the multinational firm building the Port of Miami tunnel for an additional $67.5 million from a project reserve fund.

CBS4–07/20/2011

(Source: CBS)

Florida Panel Rejects Federal Funds For Elderly

A Florida legislative panel Friday rejected millions in federal money designed to help remove patients from nursing homes and provide them with similar care in their own homes.

CBS4–06/25/2011

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More Details Released In Hollywood Corruption Probe

The investigation into a Hollywood city manager centers on the acceptance of gifts through city employees from a garbage company hoping to land a contract with the city, according to CBS4 news partner The Miami Herald.

CBS4–05/07/2011

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Thousands Rally Against Scott’s Proposed Cuts To Education

Teachers, parents and students across South Florida and the state will gather in Tallahassee Thursday to try to persuade legislators to restore previous cuts to education and make provisions for a stable source of funding.

CBS4–03/24/2011

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