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Miami-Dade Passes Preliminary Vote On Transgender Protection

A transgender protection ordinance won a preliminary vote on Tuesday in Miami-Dade.

09/16/2014

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Incumbent Miami-Dade Commissioner Knocked Off By Newcomer

Daniella Levine Cava took a break from breaking down her campaign headquarters Wednesday to laugh and happily hug a supporter. The political newcomer and former not-for-profit agency director had reason to be happy. In Tuesday’s primary, Levine Cava upset incumbent Miami-Dade County Commissioner Lynda Bell in a race that was divided along party lines and nastily contested. It also set a record for the amount of money spent on a county commission race, the two candidates spending some $1.2 million.

08/27/2014

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Round Up Of Winners & Losers In August Primary

The August Primary has set up a major show down for the Governor’s office. Former Governor Charlies Crist defeated former state Senate Democratic leader Nan Rich in a landslide.

08/27/2014

Lynda Bell (L) &Daniella Levine Cava (R)  (Source: CBS4)

Cava & Monestime Win Miami-Dade Commission Seats

Tensions are high on election day for four Miami-Dade County Commission seats up for grabs. Two of the races are generating the most heat.

08/26/2014

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Dade County Park To Honor “Bella”

Her courageous battle against cancer and her famed motto “Live Like Bella” became a rallying cry for tens of thousands on social media.

08/22/2014

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Facing South Florida: Bell-Levine Cava Debate

The race for the District 8 Miami-Dade County Commission seat is between incumbent Lynda Bell and challenger Daniella Levine Cava. The election is Tuesday August 26th, but Bell and Levine Cava will debate the issues in a special half-hour edition of Facing South Florida with Jim DeFede.

CBS4–08/04/2014

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Back To School Backpack Giveaway To Take Place In Miami

Miami-Dade County Commission Vice Chair Lynda Bell will host her 4th Annual Back-to-School Backpack Giveaway on Sunday, August 3rd from 1 to 5 p.m. at the South Dade YMCA Family Center, 9355 SW 134th Street, Miami, FL 33176.

08/03/2014

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Miami-Dade Race Could Be Nastiest Ever

Lynda Bell won her Miami-Dade County commission seat in 2010 largely on a platform of no new taxes and fiscal conservatism. Bell is a Republican.

07/24/2014

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Jeff Porter Elected Mayor Of Homestead

Jeffrey Porter declared victory in the Homestead mayoral race Tuesday night.

11/06/2013

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Dade Commission Approves Free Parking For Jury Duty

Miami-Dade residents who do their civic duty won’t have to pay for parking.

CBS4–05/08/2013

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