US Rep.Garcia In Fight To Hold Miami-Dade Seat A Miami-Dade County school board member is giving Democratic Congressman Joe Garcia a run for his money.
FIU Looks For Stability In Conference USAFlorida International University made the leap to Conference USA this year and will not only be the new team on the block, but the squad will also have a new offense and a new head coach.
Rep. Garcia Fires Back At Rep. King Over Immigration CommentsSouth Florida Congressman Joe Garcia took aim at Representative Steve King (R-Iowa) Tuesday after the Iowan said most undocumented immigrants were smuggling drugs into the country.
Standoff Holds Up Property Appraiser's Office TransitionThree months after their election, outgoing property appraiser Pedro Garcia and his replacement Carlos Lopez-Cantera are still at odds.
Report: Butch Davis Not Heading To FIUIf Florida International University athletic director Pete Garcia fired Mario Cristobal with hopes of bringing in former UM coach Butch Davis, it looks like those dreams may have been dashed.
Ft. Lauderdale Police Make 2nd Arrest In Bus Stop BeatingFort Lauderdale police have made a second arrest in the beating of a teenager on a Broward County bus which was caught on surveillance video but details of that arrest have not been made available.
Victim Of Bus Stop Attack Speaks OutIt seemed like any other bus ride, filled with noisy passengers, that's until the bus pulled up to the stop at the 1500 block of West Sunrise.
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 Say They Join GOP In Calling For Rivera To ResignThe Democratic Party of Florida said Friday it joins “Republicans in calling on Congressman David Rivera to resign.” Democrats made the statement after a New York Times report said GOP pressure is growing Rivera to leave.
M-D Commission Race A Battle Of Career PoliticiansIn just a few weeks, voters across South Florida will pick their representatives. In Miami-Dade County, a county commission race will feature two career politicians with very different visions of the future.
Election Canvassing Board Sends Commission Race To RunoffThe Miami-Dade County Elections Canvassing Board began meeting Friday morning and have made a determination on a disputed commission race and are evaluating a state house yet to be decided.
Refusing To Back Down, Candidates Question Absentee BallotsJoe Martinez has still not conceded to Mayor Carlos Gimenez, despite a double-dose of elections proof.
Dems Face Off In Newly Created District 26Florida will have two extra seats when the 113th Congress convenes next year.
Garcia Hits The Campaign Trail On First Day Of CampaignDemocrat Joe Garcia has made his case to South Florida voters that he should represent him in Congress and twice he’s lost. But Garcia will again run for Congress in 2012 against incumbent Republican Congressman David Rivera and he hit the campaign trail Tuesday.
Scott: I'll Sign Cuba Trade Ban BillIn a move that could send the state of Florida into a clash with the federal government, Governor Rick Scott said Friday he will sign a bill that makes it illegal for Florida tax dollars to be spent on companies that do business directly or indirectly with Cuba.