Facing South Florida: New CongressA busy first few days in the House of Representatives for Congresswoman Donna Shalala, who now represents District 27.
Facing South Florida: Farewell Congresswoman Ileana Ros-LehtinenWe are joined by Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen for her final appearance on Facing South Florida as a member of Congress.
Facing South Florida: Sharing A Bittersweet Moment With Rep. Ileana Ros-LehtinenThis week on Facing South Florida, host Jim DeFede met with Florida’s senior member of Congress, Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, at one of her favorite restaurants, Casa Cubana in South Miami.
Donna Shalala Discusses Health Care, Economy And Upcoming ElectionOne of several high-profile races this election year is the one for U.S. House District 27 in South Florida.
Race To Replace Ileana Ros-Lehtinen Tightly Contested On Both Sides Of AisleIn Miami-Dade County, voters were choosing a democrat and republican that will face off to replace Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, retiring after nearly three decades in Congress.
Facing South Florida: One-On-One With Congressional Candidate Donna ShalalaDonna Shalala remains the frontrunner among a crowded field of democrats hoping to replace republican Ileana Ros-Lehtinen.
Local Lawmakers Meet With Members Of Nicaraguan CommunityMembers of South Florida’s Congressional delegation and the Nicaraguan community met to discuss the unrest in the Central American country that has claimed hundreds of lives.
Democratic Candidates Debate For Congressional Seat Held By Retiring Ros-LehtinenThe race to fill the congressional seat held by the retiring Ileana Ros-Lehtinen is shaping up to be quite expensive.
Facing South Florida: New Miami-Dade County CommissionerEileen Higgins, a political newcomer, defeated Zoraida Barreiro to win the District 5 Miami-Dade County Commission seat in a runoff election last week.
Facing South Florida: Race For Congressional Seat – District 27The Democratic primary race in Congressional District 27 for the seat currently held by Ileana Ros-Lehtinen has become a nasty affair.
Nicaraguan President Revokes Social Security Reforms That Led To Deadly ProtestsNicaraguan President Daniel Ortega has revoked the controversial social security reforms that triggered violent clashes between demonstrators and government security forces.
Facing South Florida: Catching Up On Politics With Ileana Ros-LehtinenThe Congresswoman joins Facing South Florida host Jim DeFede to discuss the week’s big political stories.
Facing South Florida: One-On-One With Congressional Candidate Mary Barzee FloresDemocrat Mary Barzee Flores, a lawyer and former judge, discusses why she believes she is best to replace Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen in District 27.
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.
Facing South Florida: 2018 Midterm ElectionsThere are several House seats in play, but perhaps none is attracting more attention than the race to replace Ileana Ros-Lehtinen.