Former UM President Donna Shalala To Run For Ileana Ros-Lehtinen's Seat In CongressFormer University of Miami President Donna Shalala is looking to make a big splash in her post-Canes career.
House Sends Spending Bill To Keep Government Open To The SenateAnother temporary fix to keep the government running may be upon us.
House To Vote On Mandating Sexual Harassment TrainingThe House of Representatives is expected to vote on a resolution requiring sexual harassment training for members and their staff.
Two People Found Dead At Sunrise Retirement CommunityPolice are investigating the death of two people at a Sunrise retirement home.
House Completes Work On Scott's Tax CutsThe Florida House passed a plethora of tax cuts Thursday that includes multiple sales tax holidays in the coming year. The bill will reduce the state revenue by $100 million and complete Governor Rick Scott's election year plan of $500 million in tax cuts.
Rove Warns GOP After Fla. Special Election VictoryMuch of the talk following Republican David Jolly’s win in the special election for Congressional District 13 has been the campaign was a victory over Obamacare and a sign of a Republican landslide in November.
Republican Jolly Wins Florida Congressional RaceVoters in Florida's 13th Congressional District began going to the polls early Tuesday morning to cast their ballot on who should replace the late Representative Bill Young.
Political Parties Battle 24 Hours Before Special ElectionThe race to replace the late Representative Bill Young between Democrat Alex Sink and Republican David Jolly will come to a crescendo Tuesday in a special election. Both sides see a potential victory as validation for their respective world view heading into 2014's mid-term elections.
Six-Year Olds May Have To Strap Up In Car SeatsIf you are a parent of a first grader, you should start preparing a speech on why they have to sit in a car seat.
Report: Lobbyist Drawing Up Legislation To Ban Gays In NFLFormer Missouri defensive end Michael Sam inspired millions when he came out as homosexual before the 2014 NFL Draft. But, he also inspired those who oppose homosexuals to try to take drastic action.
Politician Ditches GOP For DemocratsStanding in front of Miami-Dade elections headquarters, Ana Rivas Logan tore her voter registration card to pieces. "This is my old Republican registration card and it's gone," she said while laughing.
Report: Mack Won't Run For Vacant Congressional SeatFormer Congressman Connie Mack said Wednesday that he will not seek the seat vacated this week by former Congressman Trey Radel, according to the News-Press of Ft. Myers.
Republicans Set To Again Threaten Debt DefaultRepublicans in Congress are set to take the nation’s credit rating hostage again in the next few weeks.
Joe Kennedy Talks About His Great-Uncle, JFKOn a recent visit to South Florida, Joe Kennedy – grandson of the late Bobby Kennedy – talked about his family’s legacy and the 50th anniversary of his great-uncle’s assassination
Health Care Law Could Be Liability For Democrats Rep. Patrick Murphy had been a cautious defender of President Barack Obama's health care law for much of the last year, telling constituents in his swing-voting district that the far-from-perfect measure is critical to helping cover uninsured Americans.