Miami Dade Mayor

Carlos Gimenez and Joe Martinez (Source: CBS4)

Gimenez Re-Elected Miami-Dade Mayor

Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez cruised to victory in his battle with long-time commissioner Joe Martinez, but the race may be far from over.


Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez  (Source: CBS4)

Miami-Dade Mayor Gimenez Runs On Record

In June, 2011 Carlos Gimenez swept to the office of Miami-Dade Mayor on a wave of voter anger and backlash.


John Pace, with the Federation of Black Employees, thinks Miami-Dade Fire Captain Brian Beckmann should resign for a comment he posted on Facebook about the death of Trayvon Martin.

Protesters Want Fire Capt. Disciplined For Trayvon Martin Facebook Rant

South Florida civil rights leaders held a protest Wednesday in connection with controversial comments made by a Miami-Dade Fire Department Captain in the Trayvon Martin case.


(Source: Miami-Dade Fire Rescue) Capt. Brian Beckmann

Mayor Weighs In On Controversial Trayvon Martin Facebook Comments

Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez has weighed in on the controversial Facebook comments made by a Miami-Dade Fire Department Captain in the Trayvon Martin case.



Doral Mayor Won’t Run For Mayor Of Miami-Dade

The field of candidates for Miami-Dade County Mayor just got a little shorter as Doral Mayor Juan Carlos Bermudez decides not to run for the office


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.


(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images) Miami-Dade mayor Carlos Gimenez

600 Questions Submitted To Gimenez’s Social Media Town Hall Meeting

Twenty-four hours after Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez revealed the details of his latest budget; the repercussions are still filtering out to all those who would be affected. Six hundred questions were submitted to Gimenez Thursday evening.


(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images) Miami-Dade mayor Carlos Gimenez

Mayor Gimenez’s Budget Reveals Deep Cuts

Twelve days after taking office, Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez will recommend closing 13 libraries, eliminating the county’s Head Start program and reduce the county workforce by almost 1,300 employees as part of a plan to close a $409 million budget deficit next year, according to sources familiar with the proposal.


(Source: CBS4) Carlos Gimenez and Julio Robaina

Special Miami-Dade Election For Mayor All Comes Down To Tuesday

Miami-Dade voters who have not cast their ballots already will head to the polls on Tuesday to make their selection as to who they would like to see be the county’s next mayor.



Early Voting For County Mayor’s Race Begins Saturday

Voters in Miami-Dade will be able to go to the polls beginning Saturday in a run-off election for County Mayor.