Facing South Florida: Central Themes Of Joe Biden's Inaugural AddressDeFede discussed the challenges Biden is facing with Mo Elleithee, executive director of Georgetown University's Institute for Politics and Public Interest, and Steve Schale, CEO of Unite the Country.
Facing South Florida: Sanctuary CitiesWe are awaiting a judge’s ruling in a federal lawsuit held in Miami, asking that Florida Senate Bill 168, outlawing so-called ‘sanctuary cities’, be declared unconstitutional. The bill requires local law enforcement help federal agents round up undocumented immigrants. There were no sanctuary cities in our state. Critics say the bill led to racial profiling. Jim DeFede interviews Paul Chavez, an attorney with the Southern Poverty Law Center, about the lawsuit.
Facing South Florida: Crisis at the CapitolJim DeFede interviews Congresswoman Frederica Wilson about the deadly insurrection at the Capital and the impeachment vote in the House against President Donald Trump.
Facing South Florida: Crisis At The CapitolJim DeFede interviewed Congressman Ted Deutch in the aftermath of the crisis at the Capitol. They discussed about moving forward with impeachment, invoking the 25th Amendment and the president’s refusal to attended the Biden inauguration.
Facing South Florida: Coronavirus VaccineJim DeFede interviewed Jared Moskowitz, the president of Florida Emergency Management, about all things COVID vaccine, including his defense of the state rollout to this point.
Facing South Florida: 1-On-1 With Joe GarciaJim DeFede interviewed the former congressman on how U.S. policy toward Cuba is likely to change when Joe Biden becomes president.
Facing South Florida: CoronavirusJim DeFede went one-on-one with Jared Moskowitz, the director of Florida Emergency Management to talk about, among other things, the vaccine rollout in South Florida and statewide.
Facing South Florida: 1-On-1 With Danielle Cohen HigginsJim DeFede interviewed Miami-Dade County’s newest commissioner, Danielle Cohen Higgins.
Facing South Florida: CoronavirusJim DeFede went one-on-one with Peter Paige, the chief clinical officer at Jackson Memorial Hospital.
Facing South Florida: 1-On-1 With Rep. Debbie Mucarsel-PowellJim DeFede and the outgoing congresswoman discussed, among other things, her election loss to former Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez and what’s next for her.
Facing South Florida: Feeding South FloridaJim DeFede interviewed Feeding South Florida CEO Paco Velez about the extreme challenges of providing food during a pandemic to the thousands who are now living with food insecurity.
Facing South Florida: 1-On-1 With Dr. Aileen MartyAs Thanksgiving approaches, and COVID surges, Jim DeFede spoke with FIU’s Dr. Aileen Marty.
Facing South Florida: Broward’s New Public Defender & State AttorneyNewly-elected Broward Public Defender Gordon Weekes and Broward State Attorney Harold Pryor hold their first joint interview with Jim DeFede.
Facing South Florida: 1-On-1 With Rep. Ted DeutchJim DeFede started off his conversation with Deutch about Joe Biden winning the presidential election.
Facing South Florida: 1-On-1 with Florida State Rep. Daniel PerezJim DeFede spoke with the Republican who is in line to be the incoming Speaker of the Florida House.
Facing South Florida: 1-On-1 With Miami-Dade Mayor-Elect Daniella Levine CavaJim DeFede asked her what the first order of business would be, to which she responded is the COVID crisis.
Facing South Florida: The Miami-Dade Cuban VoteJim DeFede interviewed Freddy Balsera, a local Democratic strategist who was a senior adviser for the Obama campaign.
Facing South Florida: 1-On-1 With Donna ShalalaJim DeFede spoke to the congresswoman about the red wave that swept through Miami-Dade County and led to her losing her seat to Maria Elvira Salazar.
Facing South Florida: A Closer Look At Voter Turnout In Florida & Around U.S.Jim DeFede spoke with CBS News contributor David Becker, the founder of The Center for Election Innovation and Research.
Facing South Florida: Florida GOP Chair Joe Gruters On His Party's Optimism Thanks To Strong Ground GameFlorida Republicans think they'll win the Sunshine State because they out hustled Democrats.
Facing South Florida: Florida Democratic Party Chair Terrie Rizzo Pressed On PPP LoansJim DeFede also asked her about the state of the race in the Sunshine State.
Facing South Florida: Disinformation Campaigns Targeting Hispanic VotersJim DeFede spoke with Randy Pestana and Jacob Gursky about what they are seeing.
Facing South Florida: Rep. Debbie Mucarsel Powell Addresses COVID Concerns From Trump's Upcoming RallyShe also discussed the stacked up mail-in ballots at a USPS distribution center in her district.
Facing South Florida: Pandemic Adds Twist To 'Souls To The Polls'CBS4's Brooke Shafer reports from an early voting location in Miami Gardens.