Mayoral Election

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Suspended Homestead Mayor Won’t Be Re-Elected, Miami Lakes Elects New Mayor

Homestead voters decided Tuesday they did not want suspended mayor Steve Bateman to serve another term.

CBS Miami–10/01/2013

Former Miami Lakes Mayor Michael Pizzi (Source:

Miami Lakes Schedules Special Election To Replace Mayor Pizzi

The town of Miami Lakes plans to hold a special election on October 1 to elect a new mayor. Miami Lakes has been without a full-time mayor since Michael Pizzi was arrested by the FBI in a federal corruption sting operation.

CBS Miami–08/14/2013

Joe Martinez, former chairman of the Miami-Dade County Board of Commissioners (

Joe Martinez Officially Files For Dade Mayor’s Job

Looking toward this Novembers General Election, Miami-Dade Commission Chairman Joe Martinez has officially thrown his hat in the ring to run for the Mayor’s job.



Runoff Election Will Be Heated Between Hialeah Mayoral Candidates

Inside Hialeah City Hall, named after the very man he is up against for reelection, Mayor Carlos Hernandez is celebrating his victory last night. He’s now in a runoff with career politician Raul Martinez.


(Source: CBS4) Miami-Dade Mayor-Elect Carlos Gimenez with his wife and grandson as he thanks supporters after defeating Julio Robaina by just 2 percentage points towin Miami-Dade'stop job.

New Miami-Dade Mayor Gimenez: ‘Work Begins Now’

Carlos Gimenez has moved from a seat on the Miami commission to the Miami-Dade Mayor’s office, after beating former Hialeah mayor Julio Robaina in a bruising race for the county’s top job. Robaina conceded the race shortly before 9:30 Tuesday night.



Dade Voters Cast Ballots For New Mayor

Miami-Dade voters headed to the polls starting at 7 a.m. Tuesday to cast their ballot for the man to take over the top job in Miami-Dade County left vacant after the recall of former Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Alvarez.


Early Voting

Early, Absentee Voters Near 117 Thousand In Dade Election

On Tuesday Miami-Dade voters who have not cast their ballots already will have their last chance to pick who they would like to see as the county’s next mayor.



Miami Beach Polls Relocate For Upcoming Special Election

Many Miami Beach residents will not be heading to their usual polling place for the upcoming Miami-Dade mayoral special election on June 28th.


(Source: CBS4) Julio Robaina speaks to supporters after winning a place in the runoff election which will select a new Miami-Dade mayor

I-Team: Examining Robaina’s Record in Hialeah

At every campaign appearance, Julio Robaina touts his record as Hialeah mayor, reminding voters he did not raise property or business taxes in the city.


Courtroom Generic Gavel

Judge Holds Ruling On Suit Over Early Voting Cut Back

An attorney for a Miami-Dade Mayoral candidate made his case before a judge Thursday morning as to why early voting hours should be restored for this Sunday.