Politics

President Barack Obama arrived at Miami International Airport on May 27, 2015. (Source: CBS4)

President Obama Stops Into South Florida

President Barack Obama is in South Florida for fundraising and to tackle the topic of Hurricane preparedness.

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White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest spoke out May 27, 2015 about a number of issues including the upcoming hurricane season, re-establishing relations with Cuba, immigration reform and Medicaid expansion. (Source: CBS4)

Earnest Talks Cuba, Immigration Reform & Medicaid Expansion

White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest spoke out Wednesday about a number of issues including the upcoming hurricane season, re-establishing relations with Cuba, immigration reform and Medicaid expansion.

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(Source: Everglades Holiday Park)

Environmentalists Optimistic Over Everglades Reservoir Money

Environmentalists will be pushing to get money from Florida lawmakers for a reservoir in the Everglades this upcoming special legislative session and they’re optimistic about getting it.

13 hours ago

Computer (Source: CBS)

Florida Releases Personal Data Of 13,000 People

Governor Rick Scott’s administration said they inadvertently released confidential information of 13,000 private citizens.

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Florida Capitol Complex (Source: dms.myflorida.com)

State Senate Makes Changes In Health Expansion Plans

Describing it as a “compromise solution,” Senate leaders have released a proposal that would revise their plan for extending health-care coverage to about 800,000 uninsured Floridians.

05/26/2015

Obama Visits Everglades National Park On Earth Day To Discuss Climate Change

President Obama In Town This Week For Hurricane Briefing

The Commander in Chief will be making a South Florida stop this week. President Barack Obama is scheduled to attended a pair of fundraisers for the Democratic Party in Coconut Grove on Wednesday.

05/26/2015

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Jeb Bush Getting A Home In Kennebunkport

Likely Republican presidential contender Jeb Bush is getting a house of his own at the family compound in Kennebunkport, Maine.

05/25/2015

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. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Scott Signs Bill To Let Children Secretly Tape Their Rapists

Florida Governor Rick Scott signed a bill that would allow children to secretly record people who rape them.

05/22/2015

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. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Guns, Booze, And Body Cameras Among 44 Bills Scott Signs

Gov. Rick Scott signed 44 bills into law Thursday, including a measure that will allow Floridians without concealed-weapons licenses to carry guns during mandatory emergency evacuations.

05/21/2015

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Feds Say Florida Could Get $1B For Low Income Pool

A top federal official told Florida it can likely expect $1 billion in the budget year, that begins July 1, for a key health-care program known as the Low Income Pool, according to a letter dated Thursday.

05/21/2015

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