Ros-Lehtinen

Nora Sandigo (Source: CBS4)

Immigration Activist A “Guardian Angel” To More Than 800 Kids

Nora Sandigo is a mother of two, if you don’t count the 817 children for whom she considers herself to be a guardian.

08/07/2014

Venezeula

Local Lawmakers Call For Sanctions Against Venezuelan Regime

As the violence worsens in Venezuela, several South Florida lawmakers have come out asking for sanctions to be imposed against the country’s socialist regime led by President Nicolas Maduro.

02/20/2014

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 10: U.S. President Barack Obama (L) shakes hands with Cuban President Raul Castro during the official memorial service for former South African President Nelson Mandela at FNB Stadium December 10, 2013 in Johannesburg, South Africa.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Poll: Majority Agrees With Crist On Cuba

Last Friday night, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist called for an end to the Cuban embargo. While some GOP members immediately criticized Crist’s comments, the former governor’s opinion may be the prevailing opinion, according to new poll.

CBS Miami–02/11/2014

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

Ros-Lehtinen Adds To List Of State Of The Union Responses

President Barack Obama will deliver his annual State of the Union address Tuesday night to Congress. But on the Republican side, at least four responses to the presidents speech will be delivered by members of the GOP.

CBS Miami–01/28/2014

Stem Cell Research

Cuban Woman Granted Visa For Stem Cell Donation

A visa approval for a Cuban woman wanting to come to the U.S., now means she can come to Miami to donate stem cells to her sister with leukemia.

12/19/2013

Holocaust victims fight for justice.

Holocaust Survivors Express Outrage, Organize Protest

The twilight years for some Holocaust survivors in South Florida, like 84-year-old David Schachter, are punctuated with a pain that won’t go away.

12/02/2013

Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (Source: CBS4)

Ros-Lehtinen Touting Underused Visa Program

Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen wants potential immigrants to apply for a historically underused program to get visas.

CBS Miami–10/31/2013

Official site for U.S. Representative Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (Source: CBS4)

Petraeus Scandal Prompts Differing Reactions Across Party Lines

At a Veterans’ Day event in Southwest Miami-Dade Monday Democratic Congressman-elect Joe Garcia and longtime Republican Congressman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen embraced fondly but took varying views on the scandal that has engulfed former CIA Director David Petraeus.

CBS4–11/12/2012

Debbie Wasserman Schultz

Wasserman Schultz And Others Cruise To Victory

Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz was one of several Florida Congressional candidates who cruised to victory Tuesday night.

CBS Miami–11/06/2012

U. S. Senator Bill Nelson

South Fla. Lawmakers Hold Party Line On Ryan

South Florida lawmakers are sticking to the party line when it comes to reacting to Mitt Romney’s selection of Rep. Paul Ryan as his running mate.

CBS Miami–08/11/2012

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