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WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 17:  Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) reacts to U.S. President Barack Obama's announcement about revising policies on U.S.-Cuba relations on December 17, 2014 in Washington, DC. Rubio called the President a bad negotiator and criticized what he claimed was a deal with no democratic advances for Cuba.  (Photo by T.J. Kirkpatrick/Getty Images)

Rubio To Announce Next Campaign On April 13

Sen. Marco Rubio says he will make a big announcement on April 13th regarding his 2016 plans. All signs point to a presidential run.

03/30/2015

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Florida May No Longer Hold Back 3rd Graders Who Fail Test

Florida may end the state’s practice of holding back third-grade students who fail standardized tests.

03/25/2015

Landon Peterson peeks out of the voting booth while his mother Meghan votes March 20, 2012 at Christian union Church in Metamora, Illinois. White House hopeful Mitt Romney eyed a big win in President Barack Obama's home state Tuesday as he sought to clinch the Republican nomination and focus on November's general election. Polls across Illinois opened for the state primary at 6:00 am (1100 GMT) with former Massachusetts governor Romney the odds-on favorite to win. AFP PHOTO/DON EMMERT (Photo By: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Florida House Sets 2016 Presidential Primary Date

The Florida House passed a bill Wednesday, setting the state’s presidential primary date for 2016.

03/11/2015

FEBRUARY 27: U.S. Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) addresses the 42nd annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) February 27, 2015 in National Harbor, Maryland. Conservative activists attended the annual political conference to discuss their agenda. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Paul Wins CPAC Straw Poll, Bush 5th & Rubio 7th

For the third straight year, Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul has won the Conservative Political Action Conference’s annual presidential preference straw poll.

02/28/2015

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Super Tuesday, Florida Style

Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter TALLAHASSEE (NSF) – Several years ago, Florida lawmakers couldn’t set the state’s presidential primary date early enough in the calendar — sometimes breaking rules to make sure the Sunshine State would be close […]

02/19/2015

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Jeb Bush Visits Bonita Springs For Family Literacy Fundraiser

Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush is celebrating reading through a fundraiser for his mother’s project, “The Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy.”

02/13/2015

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Florida Gov. Won’t Explain Shakeup At State Police Agency

As questions remain about why Governor Rick Scott shook up the Florida Department of Law Enforcement, a new department leader was voted in on Tuesday.

01/13/2015

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Obama Reignites Political Debate Over Cuba

A day after the U.S. announced policy changes with Cuba , President Barack Obama’s move has sparked debate over the fate of the island nation.

12/18/2014

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FDLE Commissioner Bailey Abruptly Steps Down

After 8 years, Florida Department of Law Enforcement Commissioner Gerald Bailey is stepping down.

12/16/2014

Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic challenger Charlie Crist. 
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Crist, Scott Rally For Early Votes On Monday

Monday will be a busy day for gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist, as the Republican-turned-Democrat is attending three early vote events.

10/27/2014

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