Facing South Florida: State Senate District 36 Candidate Michael GriecoCBS4’s Jim DeFede went one-on-one with Grieco, who is seeking the District 36 seat held by Ileana Garcia.
Facing South Florida: Ex Marlins President David SamsonCBS4's Jim DeFede goes one-on-one with former Marlins President David Samson about a new video he made along with filmmaker Billy Corben attacking the city of Miami’s proposed deal with soccer icon David Beckham.
Facing South Florida: Chuck Nadd Locked And Loaded For Campaign To Be State's Next Agriculture CommissionerIn his first television interview, the recently announced Republican candidate for Florida Agriculture Commissioner talks to CBS4's Jim DeFede about his campaign for statewide office in what could be a wild race.
Facing South Florida: Florida RedistrictingState lawmakers will be back in Tallahassee next week, ordered into special session after Gov. Ron DeSantis vetoed the redistricting maps they redrew during the regular session.
Facing South Florida: Condo Safety ReformFrustration is building over the state legislature’s failure to pass anything to make condos safer after the Surfside tragedy.
Facing South Florida: Food InsecurityWith rising rents and fuel costs creating an affordability crisis, a growing number of local families are having trouble keeping enough food on the table.
Facing South Florida: Surfside Building CollapseThe failure of the Florida Legislature to pass any reforms this year to make condos safer is drawing strong and emotional reaction from families who lost loved ones in the Champlain Towers collapse.
Facing South Florida: Florida RedistrictingJim DeFede’s guest was Ellen Freidin, the woman who led the campaign in 2010 to pass the constitutional amendment the governor is now trying to sidestep.
Facing South Florida: Failures Of Florida’s 2022 Legislative SessionJim DeFede focused on two of the biggest failures of Florida’s 2022 legislative session.
Why The Legislature Failed To Pass Surfside ReformsFollowing the Surfside tragedy and the deaths of 98 people, it became clear there needed to be significant changes to state law to improve inspections and make sure critical repairs were done. And yet the Florida Legislature failed to pass a single reform. Why?
Facing South Florida: 1-On-1 With State Sen. Jennifer BradleyJim DeFede went one-on-one with Jennifer Bradley, the Senate sponsor of the Surfside reform bill.