House Speaker John Boehner

Jeb Bush speaks to business leaders in Broward County on 3/21/14. (Source: CBS4)

Former FL Gov. Jeb Bush To Make Ohio Apperance

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush is the latest potential 2016 Presidential candidate to make an appearance in the swing-state of Ohio.

05/23/2014

Jeb Bush speaks to business leaders in Broward County on 3/21/14. (Source: CBS4)

Bush And Ryan Courting Wall Street’s Most Powerful Donors

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush and Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan were courting some of Wall Street’s most powerful political donors Monday night.

05/12/2014

Congressman Henry "Trey" Radel, 37, was arrested during a "buy and bust" operation in Washington. (Source: CBS)

Fla. Congressman Enters Rehab After Cocaine Charge

Florida Republican Rep. Henry “Trey” Radel checked himself into a rehabilitation center Thursday after pleading guilty to a misdemeanor charge of cocaine possession receiving a year’s probation.

11/21/2013

Congressman Bill Young remembered after serving more than four decades in Congress. (Source: CBS4)

Bill Young Remembered For His 43 Years In Congress

Senior U.S. House Republican Bill Young was being remembered as a defense hawk, with a passion for looking after the needs of men and women in uniform and those of his constituents back in Florida. Young died Friday at age 82, a week after announcing from his hospital bed that he wouldn’t seek a 23rd term.

10/19/2013

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GOP Ready For Debt Default Without Policy Demands Being Met

With the government shutdown plan pitched by Senators Marco Rubio, Ted Cruz, and Mike Lee looking less and less likely; the GOP-led House is preparing to threaten to crash the U.S. economy if President Barack Obama and Senate Democrats don’t acquiesce to Republican policy demands.

CBS Miami–09/26/2013

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Gov. Scott Expresses Concern For Security With Affordable Care Act

Florida Governor Rick Scott is concerned about the security of people’s personal information when they sign up for health coverage under the Affordable Care Act and wrote top congressional leaders Monday to tell them.

09/16/2013

Democrat And Republican

Immigration Reform Bill Sputtering In Capitol

Even if Republican Senator Marco Rubio and the bipartisan Gang of Eight Senators can muster the support needed to pass comprehensive immigration reform through the Senate; it’s possibly dead on arrival in the GOP-led House of Representatives.

CBS Miami–06/18/2013

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Rubio Opposes Minimum Wage Law

Senator Marco Rubio cast a controversial vote against the Violence Against Women Act Tuesday and followed that on Wednesday by telling CBS This Morning he doesn’t support having a minimum wage law.

CBS Miami–02/13/2013

John Boehner

Boehner’s Gamble Moves Country Closer To Cliff

The nation continued to edge toward a massive austerity crisis after Speaker of the House John Boehner failed to get enough of his caucus in the House of Representatives to agree to a tax plan to avert the so-called “fiscal cliff.”

CBS Miami–12/21/2012

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GOP Leadership Protects Their Budget While Cutting Ours

On Friday, June 8, House Speaker John Boehner, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor and the Republican caucus perfectly summed up exactly how little regard they have for the American public. They talk about budget cuts. […]

06/13/2012

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