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A woman holds a breathalyser (Ethylotest) in a car. (Source: FRED TANNEAU/AFP/GettyImages)

Breath Tests Get Support In DUI Wars

Judges may have another way to help repeat DUI offenders sober up for good.


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House Looks To Revamp Hospital Labor Deals

Under a proposal approved Thursday by a House committee as part of an all-inclusive health-care bill, the Miami-Dade County Commission could lose power to approve labor contracts with employees at Jackson Memorial Hospital.


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

Job Fairs Planned For Proposed Sun Life Stadium Renovation

The proposed modernization of Sun Life Stadium hasn’t even been finalized but the Miami Dolphins organization is moving forward and planning a job fair to makes sure the project has a diverse local workforce.

CBS Miami–04/30/2013

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

Fla. Senate Passes Sun Life Renovation Stadium Plan 35-4

The Florida Senate has approved a bill that grants a sales tax exemption and allows Miami-Dade County voters to decide on using tourist dollars to help with the renovations to Sun Life Stadium.

CBS Miami–04/29/2013


Auto Fee Rollback Deal Moving Closer To Passage

The Florida House is at odds with the Senate over a plan to reduce fees for motorists in the Sunshine State. The Senate wants the rollbacks to happen all at once while the House is putting together a plan that would phase in the reductions.

CBS Miami–04/26/2013

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

Sun Life Deal Passes Another House Cmte.

The battle over renovations to Sun Life Stadium and how to pay for it took center stage in Tallahassee Wednesday. The House Economic Affairs Committee approved legislation to allow the modernization plans to move closer to a full House vote.

CBS Miami–04/03/2013

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House Cmte. Votes Against Medicaid Expansion

A straight party-line vote from the House Select Committee on Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act said Florida should not expand Medicaid coverage to nearly one million more residents.

CBS Miami–03/04/2013


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