Marco Rubio

Fernand Amandi (Source: CBS4)

Facing South Florida: The 2016 Presidential Race

Things are getting very interesting as we continue to make our way towards the 2016 Presidential Election.

CBS4–15 hours ago

American Flag (Source: Darrell Ingham /Allsport)

Race To Replace Rubio Fails To Attract Known Names

In another sign of “muddled” races, Congressmen Alan Grayson and Patrick Murphy are virtually tied in the Democratic primary for U.S. Senate, while Congressman David Jolly holds a slight lead among announced Republican candidates, according to a Mason-Dixon poll released Monday.

07/27/2015

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 Posts Double Digit Lead In New Poll

Former Gov. Jeb Bush has “separated himself” from other Republican presidential candidates in Florida, leading all of them by double digits, according to the latest Mason-Dixon Florida Poll.

07/24/2015

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton attends a round table conversation and press conference announcing a childhood development initiative with first lady of New York City Chirlane McCray on April 1, 2015 in New York City. The initiative is between New York City Children's Cabinet and Too Small to Fail.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Clinton Besting Bush, Rubio In Florida Money Race

Florida’s influential donors are already showing their support, nine months away from the state’s presidential primary.

07/21/2015

Charlie Crist Concedes  (Source: CBS4)

Crist Sets Stage For Congressional Run

Former Gov. Charlie Crist appears likely to run for a Pinellas County congressional seat in 2016, two years after losing a comeback bid for the governor’s mansion.

07/20/2015

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Mixed Reaction To Restoration Of Diplomatic Ties With Cuba

A new chapter has begun in the history books as the U.S. and Cuba restore diplomatic relations. At the stroke of midnight on Monday, the American special interest office in Havana and the Cuban special interest office in Washington D.C. became embassies.

07/20/2015

Pinellas County Republican David Jolly said he will run in 2016 for the seat being vacated by presidential candidate Marco Rubio.  (Source: house.jolly.gov)

Jolly Throws In For Rubio’s Senate Seat

Joining three other Florida congressmen in seeking to move to the U.S. Senate, Pinellas County Republican David Jolly said Monday he will run in 2016 for the seat being vacated by presidential candidate Marco Rubio.

07/20/2015

AMES, IA - JULY 18:  Republican presidential hopeful Senator Marco Rubio Florida fields questions at The Family Leadership Summit at Stephens Auditorium on July 18, 2015 in Ames, Iowa. According to the organizers the purpose of The Family Leadership Summit is to inspire, motivate, and educate conservatives.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Rubio Cancels New Hampshire Visit Due To Illness

Sen. Marco Rubio, due to illness, has canceled a two-day campaign swing in New Hampshire.

07/20/2015

Jeb Bush announces he is running for President in 2016 during a speech at Miami-Dade College on Monday, June 15, 2015. (Source: CBS4)

Bush Leads Rubio Among Miami-Dade GOP

Former state Governor Jeb Bush leads the race for the Republican presidential nomination in Miami-Dade, according to a new poll.

07/20/2015

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South Florida Reacts Day Before Historic Cuban Embassy Opening

Monday marks a major step in the effort to normalize relations with the Cuban government, and South Florida is reacting to the historic change.

07/19/2015

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