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Incumbent Democratic Rep. Donna Shalala Debates Republican Challenger Maria Elvira Salazar On Facing South FloridaThe race in the 27th Congressional District is a rematch between Democratic Congresswoman Donna Shalala and Republican Maria Elvira Salazar.
Wayne Clark Gunning For Sheriff Gregory Tony's Job In Democrat-Dominated BrowardWayne Clark is hoping to be Broward’s next sheriff – taking the job from incumbent Gregory Tony. But for a Republican running in a Democrat-dominated county, it’s a tough fight.
Commissioners Steve Bovo & Daniella Levine Cava Battling For Miami-Dade's Top Job As MayorTwo county commissioners are both on the ballot for Miami-Dade’s top job as mayor of Florida’s most populous county of 2.7 million people.
Democratic Incumbent Debbie Mucarsel-Powell Trying To Fend Off Republican Challenger Carlos Gimenez In Race For 26th Congressional District SeatDemocratic incumbent Debbie Mucarsel-Powell is running against Republican Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez for the 26th Congressional District seat.
Rep. Debbie Mucarsel-Powell Tells Facing South Florida’s Jim DeFede That Carlos Gimenez Won’t Debate Her Because ‘He Knows That He Has Failed’ Handling The COVID CrisisDemocratic Congresswoman Debbie Mucarsel-Powell is being challenged for her District 26 seat in Washington by Carlos Gimenez, the soon-to-be former Miami-Dade mayor.
Miami-Dade Mayoral Candidates Daniella Levine Cava & Steve Bovo Go Head-To-Head In Facing South Florida DebateMiami-Dade mayoral candidates Daniella Levine Cava and Steve Bovo went head-to-head Sunday on a special debate edition of Facing South Florida.

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BSO Sheriff Gregory Tony Takes Oath Of OfficeBroward Sheriff Gregory Tony, who won another term as county sheriff back in November, took the oath of office on Tuesday.
Florida Election Results CertifiedAs legal battles and vote counts continue in other states, Gov. Ron DeSantis, Attorney General Ashley Moody and Chief Financial Officer Jimmy Patronis on Tuesday quickly certified the results of Florida’s Nov. 3 general election.
Republican Ileana Garcia Declared Winner In Race For State Senate District 37 After Hand RecountIn one of the tightest political races in recent memory, Republican Ileana Garcia was declared the winner of her race with Democrat Jose Javier Rodriguez Thursday afternoon after a hand recount for Florida Senate District 37.
Hand Recount In Jose Javier Rodriguez, Ileana Garcia Race For State Senate District 37A hand recount will occur Thursday in the race for Florida Senate District 37 after a machine recount found a difference of just 21 votes between Republican Ileana Garcia and Democrat Jose Javier Rodriguez.
Jose Javier Rodriguez, Ileana Garcia Recount Continues In Battle For State Senate District 37It is day two of the Florida Senate District 37 recount which was launched with just 31 votes separating Republican Ileana Garcia and Democrat Jose Javier Rodriguez.
Experts: Trump's Election Challenge Far Different From Florida Recount, Legal Battles From Year 2000Legal and political experts say that the infamous Florida vote recount and legal battles of the year 2000 are far different from what is going on today.
Jose Javier Rodriguez, Ileana Garcia Recount Gets Underway In Battle For State Senate District 37A recount will get underway on Tuesday for the two candidates vying for the state's Senate District 37.
Biden Supporters Celebrate On Streets Of Miami Following His Presidential Race WinJust moments after Joe Biden was projected as the 46th President of the United States, hundreds went out to the streets of Miami.
President-Elect Joe Biden Supporters Take Over Miami Streets To Celebrate Candidate's VictoryPresident-Elect Joe Biden's supporters took to the streets of downtown Miami on Saturday afternoon to celebrate their candidate's victory in the presidential elections.
Joe Biden Elected PresidentCBS News projects Joe Biden wins the presidential election with the projected win in Pennsylvania. The current electoral vote count is Biden 273 and Trump 213.
Dean Trantalis, Fort Lauderdale’s 1st Openly Gay Mayor, Says Homophobic Slurs Hurled At Him While At Early Voting SiteWith all the vitriol that has surrounded this election season, there’s another claim of harassment – this time from the mayor of Fort Lauderdale.
Jose Rodriguez, Ileana Garcia Most Likely Heading To Recount In Battle For State Senate District 37The two candidates vying for the state's Senate District 37 are most likely heading to a recount.

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Congress Finishes Electoral Count After Day Of Chaos At CapitolNatalie Brand reports the joint session of Congress affirmed President-Elect Joe Biden and Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris' Electoral College win.
Gatherings Held In South Florida In Support Of President TrumpGatherings in support of President Donald Trump were held in South Florida on Wednesday afternoon.
Hundreds Rally In Support Of TrumpHundreds rallied Wednesday afternoon in support of President Donald Trump, ahead of Congress meeting to certify Electoral College votes.
Democrat Raphael Warnock Projected Winner In One Of Two Senate Runoff Races In GeorgiaDebra Alfarone reports the other race is too close to call.
Control Of US Senate Hangs In BalanceControl of the US Senate is up to Georgia voters.
Georgia Runoff Elections Will Decide Which Party Controls The US SenateDebra Alfarone reports Republicans need just one victory to keep their control while Democrats must win both races.
Congressman-Elect On Joe Biden's VictoryFormer Miami-Dade Mayor and Congressman-elect Carlos Gimenez says he will listen to the evidence on Joe Biden's certification.
President Donald Trump Cuts Florida Vacation ShortA challenge to the 2020 Election is brewing in Congress, as President Trump cuts short his Florida vacation.
President-Elect Joe Biden's Christmas Day Message To NaitonPresident-Elect Joe Biden delivered a Christmas Day message to the nation, while President Trump says Americans to get $2,000 in relief help.