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Voters in Florida (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Latino Groups To Launch Massive Voter Registration

In the 2012 presidential elections, according to the U.S. Census, fewer than half of adult Latino citizens voted in the 2012 presidential elections. The low Latino voter turnout has prompted two national Latino organizations to step up voter registration efforts this year, months ahead of this years’ elections.

01/23/2014

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Miami-Dade Higher Ed Tax Approved

Voters will have an opportunity to vote on a whether a sales tax increase should be allowed.

01/17/2014

Doral Mayor Boria (Source: CBS4)

Doral Mayor Gearing Up To Fight A Recall Petition

Is a recall election in Doral Mayor Luigi Boria’s future? It is if some local businessmen have their way.

11/26/2013

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Early Voting Underway For Miami Beach Runoff Elections

After Miami Beach’s general election earlier this month, commission seats were left empty as none of the candidates garnered enough votes needed to win. Just ahead of Tuesday’s voting day, the city’s residents can cast their early vote Saturday and Sunday.

11/16/2013

Absentee ballots (Source: CBS4)

Warning: Protect Your Absentee Ballot From Fraud

Voters in Miami-Dade County are on notice to protect their absentee ballots from con men and political opportunists.

11/14/2013

Early voters wait in line to vote in the presidential election on the first day of early voting at a polling station setup in the Miami-Dade County elections department on October 27, 2012 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Absentee Ballot Deadline Nears For Special Election

The Miami-Dade County Special Election is scheduled for next Tuesday, but the deadline to get absentee ballots is a little more than 24 hours away.

CBS Miami–10/29/2013

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Key Player Votes Early For Jackson Health System Upgrade

Early voting continues in Miami-Dade for a countywide special election in which voters are being asked to fund an overhaul of the Jackson Health System. Monday afternoon, the CEO of Jackson Health System cast his ballot.

CBS Miami–10/28/2013

Soccer (Source: CBS)

Orlando Nearing Deal To Land MLS Franchise

While Miami continues to wait for soccer legend David Beckham to make a final decision about putting a soccer franchise in South Florida; Orlando is moving ahead trying to land a Major League Soccer team of its own.

CBS Miami–10/08/2013

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Bill Would Strengthen Motor-Voter Law

A South Florida senator wants to more closely tie getting driver licenses with registering to vote.

CBS Miami–09/10/2013

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Poll: Majority Of Hispanics Lean To Democratic Party

The Republican Party put together a post-election report that looked to identify problems that cost them the presidency. Chief among the problems was a lack of minority outreach and that’s being found in polling from other groups as well.

CBS Miami–08/09/2013

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