Ted Deutch

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

Senate Unveils Last-Ditch Congressional Map

A key state senator floated a last-ditch effort Thursday to strike a compromise with the House on new congressional districts, while voting-rights groups that challenged the current congressional map called for the Florida Supreme Court to take over the process.

08/27/2015

American Flag (Source: Darrell Ingham /Allsport)

Iran Deal Puts State’s Democrats In Awkward Position

A looming vote on a nuclear deal with Iran, one of President Barack Obama’s top priorities, has Florida Democrats in a bind.

08/21/2015

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

Florida House OKs Congressional Map Despite Criticism

The Florida House is moving ahead with a substantial overhaul of the state’s 27 congressional districts even though U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown criticized the move, stating it would disenfranchise black voters.

08/13/2015

Florida Legislature (Source: David Sutta/CBS4)

New Congressional Map Sets Stage For Special Session

The Florida Legislature released a new congressional map that could alter the futures of the state’s U.S. House delegation.

08/05/2015

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Court Orders Redrawing Of 8 Congressional Districts

The state’s highest court has ordered that at least eight congressional districts be redrawn because they don’t meet the requirements that prohibits political lines from being drawn to favor incumbents or a political party.

07/09/2015

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Leaders React To Video Of Apparent Beheading Of Local Journalist

Local leaders are reacting to the newly released video which purports to show the beheading of U.S. Journalist Steven Sotloff.

09/02/2014

U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL), Chairman of the Middle East and North Africa Subcommittee, and Rep. Ted Deutch (D-FL), Ranking Member of the Middle East and North Africa Subcommittee, meet with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. (Courtesy: Chairman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen)

Local Leaders Meet With Israeli Prime Minister

Local leaders met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu just days after three Israeli teens were found dead after being kidnapped while hitchhiking home from school in the West Bank.

07/03/2014

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College Conference Invites Public For Human Trafficking Awareness

Broward College in Davie is holding a conference Thursday to bring awareness to the magnitude of human trafficking in Florida and in the rest of the world.

01/30/2014

Capitol Hill

Florida Legislators Speak Out On Government Funding Deal

With just hours to spare, Congress passed a plan to avoid a default and end a 16 day partial government shutdown. The votes came in late, but just in time to avoid the crisis. Just after midnight President Barack Obama signed the bill into law.

CBS4–10/17/2013

Broward County VA Outpaitient Clinic  (Source: www.miami.va.gov/)

A Tribute Fit For A Kling

William ‘Bill’ Kling was a tireless advocate for veterans in South Florida. On Sunday, Kling was paid a special tribute in Sunrise.

05/19/2013

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