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Most Health Insurers Raise 2016 Florida Obamacare Rates

Floridians will see a hike in insurance premiums for Obamacare this year.

08/26/2015

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Obama Commutes Sentences Of 11 Convicts in Florida

Five men, serving life sentences for drug crimes in Florida, have had those prison terms cut by President Barack Obama.

07/13/2015

2016 Presidential Hopeful Marco Rubio (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Rubio Disagrees With High Court Ruling On Health Law

Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio says the U.S. Supreme Court decisions on a key provision of the President’s health care law and state bans on gay marriage should not be the final word on either issue.

06/25/2015

US President Barack Obama tours the National Hurricane Center in Miami on May 28, 2015.   AFP PHOTO/NICHOLAS KAMM        (Photo Courtesy: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Takes On Hurricane Preps & Climate Change

On his second day in South Florida, President Barack Obama used his annual hurricane briefing to warn about climate change and also made a significant stop before his departure.

05/28/2015

US President Barack Obama (R) speaks with Father Juan Rumin Dominguez as he visits the Shrine of Our Lady of Charity in Miami to pay his respects to the Cuban-American diaspora who worship at the church on May 28, 2015. Obama paid the surprise visit Thursday to a church in Miami popular with Cuban exiles, amid moves by Washington and Havana to normalize ties after five decades of enmity.      (Photo Courtesy: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Visits Shrine Of Key Figure In Cuban Community

President Barack Obama made an unplanned stop while in Miami, to a shrine considered important in the Cuban community.

05/28/2015

American Flag (Source: Darrell Ingham /Allsport)

AP-Gfk Poll: Republicans Open To Softer Immigration Policy

A new poll suggests Americans appear open to a softer immigration policy than Republican presidential candidates have preached in the past.

05/07/2015

Members of the Florida House bow their heads in pr

Special Session Seems Imminent As Medicaid Fight Continues

Florida House leaders met behind closed doors Tuesday while Senate leaders held a special hearing in an attempt to agree on Medicaid and finalize a budget as the need for a special session seemed imminent.

04/21/2015

(Source: CBSMiami/Dave Game) One of the new private rooms. Existing semi-private rooms are being remodeled and converted into private rooms

Florida Sends Feds Hospital Funding Proposal

A proposal based on the state Senate’s plan to extending funding for hospitals that treat low-income patients has been submitted to the federal government.

04/20/2015

Florida Governor Rick Scott attends a road expansion event at the Casa Maiz restaurant as he fields questions from reporters about climate change on March 9, 2015 in Hialeah, Florida. Recent reports indicate that the Florida governor allegedly issued orders for certain state agencies to not to use the term 'climate change' or 'global warming' in any official communications, emails, or reports. (Source: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Gov. Scott Compares Obama Administration To Sopranos

Governor Scott is comparing the Obama Administration to the Sopranos, accusing the president of not caring for low-income families, even as the governor refuses to expand Medicaid to more than 800,000 low-income families.

04/17/2015

Fort Lauderdale Police Seal (Source: CBS4)

Commissioner Calls For Review of Ft. Lauderdale Police In Wake Of Racist Video,Texts

Fort Lauderdale City Commissioner Bruce Roberts, who is the city’s former police chief, is calling for an outside agency to review the department’s policies and procedures.

04/07/2015

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