George LeMieux

Congressman Joe Garcia

U.S. Rep. Garcia Fighting To Keep Seat

U.S. Rep. Joe Garcia was considered one of the most vulnerable incumbents by political analysts in 2012. That outlook hasn’t changed on Election Day.


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Former Sen. LeMieux Wants To Be FAU’s Next President

Another high profile Florida politician has thrown his proverbial hat into the ring to become the next president of Florida Atlantic University.


Former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist stands at the podium during a walkthrough during day two of the Democratic National Convention at Time Warner Cable Arena on September 5, 2012 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Charlie Crist Seen As Real Threat If He Challenges Rick Scott

While he hasn’t declared that he’s in the running, Florida’s Republican see Charlie Crist as a threat to Gov. Rick Scott in next year’s election.


Former Senator George LeMieux (Source: CBS4)

Facing South Florida: Fmr. Senator LeMieux On Scott/Crist Match Up

Jim DeFede spoke to former Florida U.S. Senator George LeMieux about how Gov. Rick Scott would fare if he was challenged by former Gov. Charlie Crist.


Jim DeFede & George LeMieux (Source: CBS4)

Facing South Florida: What Led To Federal Govt. Shutdown

Jim DeFede sat down with former U.S. Senator George LeMieux to discuss what led to the partial federal government shutdown and what can be done to end it.


(Source: Alex Wong/Getty Images) US Representative Connie Mack IV (R-Cape Coral)

Mack Looks Like Lock For Primary Victory

While the primary votes haven’t even been cast yet, it appears that U.S. Senator Bill Nelson will face off against Republican Connie Mack IV in the battle to head back to Washington.

CBS Miami–08/07/2012

Connie Mack Jr.

Company Takes Blame For Connie Mack’s Mailing Error

The vendor that accidentally distributed Congressman Connie Mack’s constituent-addressed mail to 57,000 people outside of his district took blame for the error.


WASHINGTON, DC - AUGUST 02: Sen. Bill Nelson (D-FL), followed by Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT), gives a thumbs up as he walks to vote on the debt limit bill on August 2, 2011 in Washington, DC. The Senate voted 74-26 to approve the bill to raise the debt ceiling, allowing the U.S. to avoid default on its debts. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Poll: Sen. Nelson Has Big Leads Over Republican Opponents

The latest polling numbers for Florida’s U.S. Senate race in November is giving incumbent Senator Bill Nelson some reason to breathe a little easier, at least in the short-term.


(Source: Alex Wong/Getty Images) US Representative Connie Mack IV (R-Cape Coral)

Rep. Connie Mack Leads Pack To Challenge Sen. Bill Nelson

If the election were held tomorrow, it would be U.S. Rep. Connie Mack challenging Democrat Bill Nelson for his U.S. Senate seat, according to a new poll by TelOpinion Research.


(Source: Alex Wong/Getty Images) US Representative Connie Mack IV (R-Cape Coral)

Poll Makes Mack GOP Senate Front Runner

Everyone is talking about Florida and the race for the presidency, but few people have been talking about the race for the US Senate, until now. The name getting all the attention is Connie Mack.