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Medicaid Fight May Cost Florida $1 Billion Federal Grant

Before the Florida Legislative season has even begun, they may be faced with a challenge to fill a $1 billion hole in the state’s health care budget.

02/28/2015

President Obama lands at MIA 2/25/15 (Source: CBS4)

President Obama Talks Immigration While In South Florida

President Barack Obama was in South Florida Wednesday for a town hall style meeting on immigration reform.

02/25/2015

U.S. President Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union speech before members of Congress in the House chamber of the U.S. Capitol January 20, 2015 in Washington, DC. Obama was expected to lay out a broad agenda to including attempts to address income inequality and making it easier for Americans to afford college education and child care.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

White House Drops Plan To Scale Back College Savings Plans

The White House, facing backlash from both lawmakers and parents of both parties, said Tuesday it is dropping a proposal to scale back the tax benefits of college savings plans.

01/28/2015

Alan Gross and his wife Judy in Cuba prior to his departure on Wednesday, December 17, 2014. (Source:  https://twitter.com/JeffFlake)

Alan Gross Among Special Guests To Attend State Of The Union

Alan Gross, who returned home in December after five years of being jailed in Cuba, will have a prime viewing spot for President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address.

01/19/2015

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US: Cuba Completes Release Of 53 Political Prisoners

As part of December’s history-making deal between the United States and Cuba, 53 political prisoners were released, the Obama administration said Monday.

01/12/2015

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Protesters: ‘It’s Not The Time’ For More Cuba Ties

Anti-Castro protesters took to the streets of Miami on Saturday to voice their resistance to the president’s plan to normalize relations with Cuba.

12/20/2014

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Obama Reignites Political Debate Over Cuba

A day after the U.S. announced policy changes with Cuba , President Barack Obama’s move has sparked debate over the fate of the island nation.

12/18/2014

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Miami-Dade Woman Fears Deportation And Losing Her Family

President Barack Obama is giving a speech Thursday night that should quell the fears of illegal immigrants in the U.S. Well, at least one Miami-Dade woman hopes that is the case.

11/20/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 08:  U.S. first lady Michelle Obama speaks during a workshop for high school students from DC, New York and Boston about careers in film production November 8, 2013 at the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC. Students had an opportunity to hear from leaders in the industry about animation, special effects, makeup, costume, directing, music and sound effects.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

First Lady To Campaign For Crist In Miami-Dade, Orlando

First lady Michelle Obama will be making two campaign appearances in Florida Friday to help support Democratic gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist.

10/14/2014

A couple reviews their phone bill for possible slamming.  (Source: CBS4)

Check Your Phone Bill For “Slamming” Charges

It’s time to get out your phone bill and read the fine print. A scam called “slamming” continues to plague customers who aren’t diligently reviewing every charge on their bill. As CBS4’s David Sutta reports, senior citizens appear to be especially vulnerable.

CBS4–10/10/2014

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