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US Supreme Court Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor speaks during a Commonwealth Club event at Herbst Theatre on January 28, 2013 in San Francisco, California. Sotomayor spoke in conversation with Stanford law school dean Mary Elizabeth Magill at the Commonwealth Club as she promotes her new book "My Beloved World"  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Sotomayor No Longer Favors Video Cameras At Supreme Court

Justice Sonia Sotomayor is backtracking from her earlier position that allowing video cameras at the Supreme Court was good idea.

02/02/2015

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Senate Bill Targets Troubled Prison System

Amid scrutiny over inmate deaths and alleged misconduct in Florida’s prisons, a new bill is aimed at improving the system.

01/27/2015

TAMPA, FL - AUGUST 30: U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (FL) speaks during the final day of the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 30, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney was nominated as the Republican presidential candidate during the RNC which will conclude today. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Sen. Rubio Taking Steps To Run For President

Senator Marco Rubio is taking steps to run for president, according to one of his aides.

01/23/2015

Marco Rubio, United States Senator (Source: CBS4)

Florida’s Marco Rubio Says He Can Win Presidential Election

Sen. Marco Rubio isn’t afraid of former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush. Well, at least that is one way to interpret his comment on Wednesday, when he said he can win the next presidential election.

01/07/2015

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Marco Rubio’s New Book Highlights Immigration Debate

Illegal immigration has been a hot button issue and Marco Rubio hasn’t shied away from it. In his new book, the Republican senator said he is sympathetic to Americans who “feel as if we are being taken advantage of” by illegal immigrants.

01/07/2015

WASHINGTON - OCTOBER 28: Former Senator Edward William Brooke (R-MA) speaks during a ceremony to honor him with the Congressional Gold Medal in the Rotunda of the U.S. Capitol on October 28, 2009 in Washington, DC. Brooke, a two-term Republican senator from 1967-1979, was the first African-American elected to the senate by popular vote. (Photo by Jonathan Ernst/Getty Images)

Edward Brooke, 1st Black Elected US Senator, Dies

The first black U.S. Senator to win popular election to the Senate died Saturday at the age of 95 at his home in Coral Gables.

01/03/2015

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Records Show Broad Effort To Funnel Maps Through Public

The Florida Supreme Court released records Tuesday that gave more insight into an alleged plan by Republican political consultants to funnel maps through the public.

11/25/2014

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In Shadows Of Redistricting Ruling, Senate Case Looms

Amid the congressional redistricting lawsuit and its possible effect on elections, there is a similar fight over the state Senate’s map.

09/08/2014

Former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist stands at the podium during a walkthrough during day two of the Democratic National Convention at Time Warner Cable Arena on September 5, 2012 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Crist Wins Florida Democratic Primary For Governor

Former Governor Charlie Crist won the Democratic nomination Tuesday against Nan Rich to seek his old job against Governor Rick Scott in the November elections.

08/26/2014

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Gov. Scott Signs Late Term Abortion Bill

Florida Governor Rick Scott signed a bill Friday that would make abortions illegal at any point in a woman’s pregnancy if her doctor determines that the fetus could survive outside the womb.

06/13/2014

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