Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen joins Jim DeFede on Facing South Florida. (Source: CBS4)

Facing South Florida: One-on-One with Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

Jim and the Congresswoman sit down for an extended one-on-one interview.

CBS4–07/19/2015

Florida Capitol Complex (Source: dms.myflorida.com)

Redistricting Hearings Requested, Turned Down

Facing political uncertainty after a Supreme Court ruling, 15 U.S. House members sent a letter this week to Florida legislative leaders calling for redistricting hearings across the state.

07/17/2015

Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush waves as he walks on stage to announce his candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination during an event at Miami-Dade College - Kendall Campus on June 15 , 2015 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Jeb Bush Caught Singing To Florida Congresswoman

Presidential hopeful Jeb Bush got caught singing to Florida representative Ileanna Ros-Lehtinen on her birthday.

07/16/2015

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Court Orders Redrawing Of 8 Congressional Districts

The state’s highest court has ordered that at least eight congressional districts be redrawn because they don’t meet the requirements that prohibits political lines from being drawn to favor incumbents or a political party.

07/09/2015

U.S. Senator Marco Rubio and Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (Source: CBS4)

Mixed Reaction To U.S., Cuba Embassy Openings

Some Cuban-American politicians are criticizing a historic change in relations with the island nation.

07/01/2015

Havana (Source: CBS)

Obama Announces U.S., Cuba Embassy Openings

In a historic change of relations between the U.S. and Cuba, President Barack Obama has announced that the two countries have agreed to open embassies in each others capitals.

07/01/2015

(Source: AP)

Sources: U.S., Cuba Expected To Open Embassies

United States and Cuban officials are expected to announce the opening of embassies, a major step in renewed diplomatic ties.

06/30/2015

(Source: CBS4)

Rep. Ros-Lehtinen’s Transgendered Son To Be Honored By SAVE

The transgender son of U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen will be honored Friday by the LGBT-rights group SAVE.

05/08/2015

(Source: AP)

White House: Cuba Is Being Removed From Sponsors Of Terrorism List

Cuba is being removed from a list of state sponsors of terrorism, the White House announced Tuesday, prompting backlash from a South Florida Republican and presidential candidate.

04/14/2015

Cuba's President Raul Castro (L) speaks with US President Barack Obama (R) on the sidelines of the Summit of the Americas at the ATLAPA Convention center on April 11, 2015 in Panama City. AFP PHOTO/MANDEL NGAN        (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama, Raul Castro Historic Meeting At Summit Of The Americas

President Barack Obama and Cuban Leader Raul Castro sat down and spoke at the Summit of the Americas on Saturday in what is being called a historic conversation.

04/11/2015

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