Curbelo Leads In Miami Congressional RaceMiami-Dade School Board member Carlos Curbelo was the winner of a five-way GOP primary that included former U.S. Rep. David Rivera.
Election Day: Key Races Across The State And In South FloridaElection Day rolls on as South Florida voters continue to file into their polls throughout the region.
Facing South Florida: 26th Cong. District: The GOP Candidates Debate Five republicans will face off in the August 26th primary election, each hoping for the chance to run against Congressman Joe Garcia in the November general election. Four of those five are participating in a TV debate in the CBS4 studios. Investigator Jim DeFede moderates the debate, as a special half-hour of this week’s Facing South Florida. Only David Rivera, the former congressman trying to regain his old seat has decided not to participate.
Former Rep. Rivera's Campaign Associate Pleads GuiltyA woman tied to former Congressman David Rivera has taken a plea deal in federal court. During a hearing Tuesday, Ana Alliegro pleaded guilty to campaign finance charges.
Probe Of Ex-Florida Congressman Hinges On Friend Amid a criminal investigation, the fate of ex-Florida Congressman David Rivera, may rely mostly on a woman who was his close friend.
Fmr. Congressman David Rivera Suspends Congressional Campaign Former Miami Congressman David Rivera has suspended his congressional campaign amid a federal investigation into a campaign-finance scheme.
Judge Won't Delay Sentence For Ex-House CandidateA judge has refused another delay in the sentencing for a former South Florida congressional candidate who admitted to election fraud.
David Rivera Associate To Appeal For Bail Once AgainA close associate of former U.S. Rep. David Rivera plans to appeal a judge's ruling denying her release on bail on charges of violating federal campaign finance laws.
Marco Rubio Not Endorsing Rivera In House Primary U.S. Senator Marco Rubio does not plan to endorse David Rivera in the Republican primary. The Florida senator and Rivera, who is running for the 26th Congressional District seat, have been allies before.
Facing South Florida: One-on-One with Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen Jim sits down with Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen to discuss David Rivera's decision to run for his old seat in Congress, he chances of immigration reform, Venezuela, Obamacare, VA issues and much more.
Facing South Florida: David Rivera DecisionThis past week former Congressman David Rivera decided to jump into the race for his old seat. Rivera, who lost his election in 2012 amid a flurry of scandals, remains under federal investigation. Before Rivera added himself to the crowded republican primary field, the person who seemed in the best position to win was Miami-Dade school board member Carlos Curbelo. Jim talks to Curbelo to get his reaction to the surprising turn of events.
Former Rep. David Rivera Officially Files To Run For Office AgainFormer embattled South Florida Congressman David Rivera, under investigation in a campaign financing scheme, has filed the necessary paperwork to run for the 26th Congressional District seat.
Rivera Associate Denied Bail For Second TimeAs former U.S. Representative David Rivera announced he plans another run for Congress, a close associate of his has been denied bail a second time on charges of violating federal campaign finance laws.
Former Congressman David Rivera Running For Office AgainDavid Rivera, a former U.S. congressman ousted in scandal in 2012, announced he will run for Congress again in 2014 while appearing on Spanish television’s MegaTV Thursday night.
No Bail For Rivera Associate In Campaign CaseAna Alliegro, an associate of former Republican Congressman David Rivera, was in federal court Friday in a campaign finance violations case.