President-Elect Biden Nominates Alejandro Mayorkas, A Cuban-American, To Lead Dept. Of Homeland SecurityPresident-Elect Joe Biden has picked Alejandro Mayorkas, a Cuban-American, to lead the Department of Homeland Security.
South Florida Mayors To Urge Gov. DeSantis To Change COVID-19 ApproachFlorida mayors, including several from South Florida, are holding a statewide virtual press conference on Wednesday afternoon to urge Governor Ron DeSantis to change the state's approach to COVID-19.
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.
Florida Gov. DeSantis Proposing Legislation Allowing Citizens To Shoot Suspected RiotersFlorida Gov. Ron DeSantis is reportedly proposing "anti-mob" legislation that would expand the state’s Stand Your Ground law to allow armed citizens to defend themselves against violent rioters and looters, according to CBS4 News partner the Miami Herald.
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.
Florida Bracing As Supreme Court Hears Arguments On Fate Of Affordable Care ActThe U.S. Supreme Court is hearing arguments Tuesday over the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act. Miami-Dade County has the highest Obamacare enrollment of any county in the country.
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.
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.
Trump Supporters Gather In Westchester In Support Of The PresidentTrump supporters gathered on Bird Road in Westchester lending their support for the president on Thursday afternoon.
Still Watching Vote-By-Mail Ballots, U.S. Rep. Debbie Mucarsel-Powell Congratulates Mayor Carlos GimenezWhile saying Thursday she was still watching vote-by-mail ballots, U.S. Rep. Debbie Mucarsel-Powell, D-Fla., congratulated her Republican opponent, Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez, on his victory in their battle in Congressional District 26.
'That's How Elections Should Be Run': Gov. Ron DeSantis Praises Florida's Election ResultsFlorida Governor Ron DeSantis praised the state’s improvements with counting Election Day ballots, following the election chaos in Broward and Palm Beach counties in 2018 and the 2000 Bush vs. Gore recount debacle.
President Trump Takes Florida's 29 Electoral VotesPresident Donald Trump won the crucial swing state of Florida, whose 29 electoral votes were considered critical to his reelection push.