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Scott Releases $74.2 Billion Budget

In an election year nothing sells quite as well as tax cuts and with a tough gubernatorial election ahead this year, Governor Rick Scott released his 2015 budget that will target millions in tax cuts among other programs.

CBS Miami–01/29/2014

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Fla. Politicians React To Health Care Decision

Within minutes of the Supreme Court’s decision, Florida Democrats and Republicans began firing off statements either labeling the Affordable Care Act as either a burdensome new tax or lauding it is as monumental ruling in American history.

CBS Miami–06/28/2012

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Something Extra: Political Pollution

Why would any sane person become a politician these days?

CBS4–06/07/2012

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Weiner Takes Leave, DNC’s Wasserman Schultz Calls For His Resignation

It may be the death knell for the embattled congressman’s career as the chairwoman of the DNC called for Anthony Weiner to step down. But Weiner has not said anything about resigning as he announced Saturday that he’s taking a “leave of absence.”

CBS4–06/11/2011

Rep. Anthony Weiner Admits To Tweeting Lewd Photo, Lying

Weiner Scandal Draws South Florida Reaction About Lying Politicians

New York Congressman Anthony Weiner’s mea culpa over his lewd tweets on the web was greeted in South Florida Tuesday largely by cynicism from a public all too accustomed to hearing politicians apologizing for covering up what goes on under the covers.

CBS4–06/07/2011