Miami-Dade Falls Short In Democratic Convention BidThe last time Miami-Dade County hosted a Democratic National Convention Richard Nixon was in the White House.
Big Overtime Pay Changes May Be On HorizonMillions of American workers may be seeing a boost in their paychecks soon thanks to a planned executive order from President Barack Obama.
Poll: Majority Agrees With Crist On CubaLast Friday night, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist called for an end to the Cuban embargo. While some GOP members immediately criticized Crist’s comments, the former governor’s opinion may be the prevailing opinion, according to new poll.
Obama Set To Announce Health Care FixPresident Barack Obama will lay out his plan Thursday to deal with the growing concern of the several million Americans who have been informed their health care plan that don’t meet minimum standards will be canceled.
Fla. Dems Bring House Business To A CrawlFlorida House Democrats are employing a little used procedural rule to bring legislative business to a crawl as they try to get Republicans in the lower chamber to expand health care coverage.
Petraeus Scandal Prompts Differing Reactions Across Party LinesAt a Veterans' Day event in Southwest Miami-Dade Monday Democratic Congressman-elect Joe Garcia and longtime Republican Congressman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen embraced fondly but took varying views on the scandal that has engulfed former CIA Director David Petraeus.
Dems Dominate Early Voting; Reps Take Absentee BallotingLess than 24 hours before Election Day, Democrats in Florida have jumped to a 167,000 vote lead over Republicans out of the 4.5 million early votes and absentee ballots that have been cast thus far.
Justice Dept. Monitoring Miami-Dade Early VotingDespite calls to extend early voting hours in the state of Florida, Gov. Rick Scott has rejected the requests despite reports of record turnouts and long lines of voters at poll sites statewide.
Early Voting Plagued By Long LinesEarly voting is well underway across Florida, but in South Florida if you’re heading to the polls early, make sure to bring plenty of patience with you.
More Than 2.7 Million Ballots Already Cast In Fla.Early voting is almost half-way over and between it and absentee ballots, nearly 2.7 million ballots have already been cast in Florida, according to CBS4 news partner the Miami Herald.
Saturday Start To Early Voting Could Be Big For DemsDemocrats hopes for taking an early lead in the presidential race in Florida will be fully underway on Saturday when early voting begins statewide. But, unlike in 2008, there will be less days for voters to cast their votes early.
CNN Poll: Obama Leads Romney 52-45%Following a Reuters/Ipsos poll showing a 7 point lead for President Barack Obama over Republican challenger Mitt Romney; CNN’s latest poll found a similar 7 point lead, but President Obama also cleared the 50 percent threshold as well.