Facing South Florida

Facing South Florida: Key West Cruise IndustryOn this Sunday's edition of Facing South Florida, Jim DeFede focused on the cruise industry's efforts to undermine voters in Key West, who overwhelmingly supported three referendums to limit the size of cruise ships docking in Key West to protect the environment.
Facing South Florida: Chaos On South BeachOn this Sunday’s edition of Facing South Florida, Jim DeFede delved into the concerns being raised over the ongoing spring break situation, including the racial overtones associated with that.
Facing South Florida: 1-On-1 With US Rep. Val DemingsJim DeFede spoke with Rep. Val Demings about gun control, following the two mass shootings in Atlanta and Boulder. 
Facing South Florida: One-On-One With Art AcevedoArt Acevedo, who is the police chief in Houston, was a surprise choice to succeed Jorge Colina.
Facing South Florida: Gambling In South FloridaOn Sunday's edition of Facing South Florida, Jim DeFede explored the shadowy efforts of a small group of wealthy men and powerful lawmakers to bring Las Vegas-style casinos to South Florida.
Facing South Florida: Eulen AmericaJim DeFede has exclusive details on a story he has been following for two years, involving unsafe working conditions facing the people who clean planes and handle baggage for Eulen America.
Facing South Florida: COVID CemeterySunday’s edition of Facing acknowledged the one-year mark since the coronavirus outbreak was declared a global pandemic with a story not seen before.
Facing South Florida: Gender EqualityIt's Women's History Month, a time to highlight women who are breaking the glass ceiling in their respective fields.
Facing South Florida: COVID, One Year LaterLauren Pastrana spoke with two local mayors, separately, about their initial responses, what they would have done differently and what's ahead for their communities.
Facing South Florida: 1-On-1 With Senator Marco RubioJim DeFede spoke to Florida Senator Marco Rubio exclusively during the entire half hour of Facing South Florida.
Facing South Florida: Biden ImmigrationAl Cárdenas, the former head of the Florida Republican Party, spoke with Jim DeFede about how he hopes to convince his fellow Republicans this issue needs to be resolved.
Facing South Florida: Jared Moskowitz Steps DownJared Moskowitz, the director of the Florida Division of Emergency Management, is stepping down.
Facing South Florida: Executive Orders On EquityLauren Pastrana spoke with a civil rights and criminal attorney, who is also the new policy director at FIU’s Center for the Administration of Justice, about just how meaningful these executive orders are.
Facing South Florida: COVID Vaccine MistrustFebruary is Black History Month. Part of that history includes instances of scientific misconduct that has led to African-American mistrust of the medical community, and in turn the new COVID-19 vaccine.
Facing South Florida: One-On-One With State Rep. Daniel PerezJim interviews State Representative Daniel Perez, who is in line to be Speaker of the Florida House.

Videos

Facing South Florida: Key West Cruise Industry, Part 2Jim DeFede continued the conversation on the Key West cruise industry with State Sen. Ana Maria Rodriguez.
Facing South Florida: Key West Cruise Industry, Part 1Jim DeFede spoke with Arlo Haskell, with the committee for Cleaner Safer Ships, and Capt. Will Benson of Fishing Guide about the cruise industry's efforts to undermine voters in Key West.
Facing South Florida: Chaos On South BeachJim DeFede delved into the concerns being raised over the ongoing spring break situation, including the racial overtones associated with that.
Facing South Florida: 1-On-1 With US Rep. Val DemingsFacing South Florida host Jim DeFede spoke with Demings about gun control, following the two mass shootings in Atlanta and Boulder. 
Facing South Florida: One-On-One With Art AcevedoArt Acevedo, who is the police chief in Houston, was a surprise choice to succeed Jorge Colina.
Facing South Florida: Gambling In South FloridaOn Sunday's edition of Facing South Florida, Jim DeFede explored the shadowy efforts of a small group of wealthy men and powerful lawmakers to bring Las Vegas-style casinos to South Florida.
Facing South Florida: Eulen AmericaJim DeFede has exclusive details on a story he has been following for two years, involving unsafe working conditions facing the people who clean planes and handle baggage for Eulen America.
Facing South Florida: COVID CemeterySunday’s edition of Facing acknowledged the one-year mark since the coronavirus outbreak was declared a global pandemic with a story not seen before.
Facing South Florida: COVID, One Year LaterThis past week marked one year of the coronavirus in Florida.
Facing South Florida Web Extra: Jim DeFede's Full Length One-on-One Interview with Sen. Marco RubioCBS4's Jim DeFede spoke exclusively to Florida Senator Marco Rubio for Facing South Florida. The two discuss a wide-range of topics from immigration, the insurrection at the capitol, and the impeachment trial, to the talk that Ivanka Trump might challenge him for his Senate seat in 2022 and whether he has any intention to run for president in 2024.
Facing South Florida: Biden ImmigrationAl Cárdenas, the former head of the Florida Republican Party, spoke with Jim DeFede about how he hopes to convince his fellow Republicans this issue needs to be resolved.
Facing South Florida: Jared Moskowitz Steps DownJim DeFede spoke with Moskowitz about his decision to resign.
Facing South Florida: Executive Orders On EquityLauren Pastrana spoke with a civil rights and criminal attorney, who is also the new policy director at FIU’s Center for the Administration of Justice, about just how meaningful these executive orders are.
Facing South Florida: COVID Vaccine MistrustLauren Pastrana spoke with two local healthcare experts about how to help heal those decades-old wounds in these particularly concerning times.
Facing South Florida: One-On-One With State Rep. Daniel PerezJim DeFede interviews State Representative Daniel Perez, who is in line to be the next Speaker of the Florida House.