| Mar 4, 2014
| 8:08 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Here's Gov. Rick Scott's State of the State speech to lawmakers:
Good morning, Chief Justice Polston and distinguished members of the Supreme Court.
Welcome Attorney General Pam Bondi,
Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater,...
| May 30, 2013
| 12:56 PM
Former U.S. Rep. Allen West, speaking Thursday at the first event for his eponymously named foundation, said conservatives need to spread the word about their views and work to get them implemented or “there may come a time when you wake up and...
| May 30, 2013
| 1:14 PM
Niger Innis, a conservative and national spokesman for the Congress of Racial Equality, was former U.S. Rep. Allen West’s guest Thursday for a discussion of improving prospects for small businesses in inner-city minority communities.
| Oct 25, 2013
| 4:35 PM
The Broward Bank of Commerce is the state's No. 1 success story in lending to small businesses —with the help of federal money, according to a new U.S. Treasury report.
The bank, with two branches in Fort Lauderdale, has almost quadrupled its...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 11:42 AM
Secretary of State Ken Detzner is in Broward on Wednesday morning for the final stop on what he’s dubbed his “Project Integrity” tour.
It’s the effort by the state’s top elections official to sell version 2.0 of the...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 9:02 AM
Broward County Mayor Barbara Sharief's speech at the Sunrise Civic Center on Sunday wowed the audience, according to our report in the Sun Sentinel.
Sharief is the county's first female African-American mayor, and she was speaking about Dr. Martin...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 12:49 PM
Citing the need for highway infrastructure improvements, U.S. Rep. Alcee Hastings, a Democrat who represents Broward and Palm Beach counties, said Friday the federal gasoline tax should be increased.
He called for a “slight increase” in...
| May 30, 2013
| 1:37 PM
If conservatives don't mobilize to spread the word about their views, and work to get them implemented, former U.S. Rep. Allen West warned Thursday the consequences could be dire.
"There may come a time when you wake up and America is no longer America,...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 5:53 AM
The wireless wars continue.
That's wonderful, because as long as carriers keep fighting for your business, you'll keep saving big bucks.
Last month, T-Mobile and AT&T offered savings on family plans. Sprint and Verizon the largest carrier, have...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 1:32 PM
(Reuters) - U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, President Barack Obama's top healthcare adviser, apologized on Wednesday over the technology failures that have plagued the rollout of Obama's healthcare law.
Below is a timeline...
| May 11, 2014
After a nine year wait, Miramar is finally ready to rebuild its hurricane-destroyed police headquarters.
The city agreed last week to spend $22.9 million for a three-story, 65,000 square foot building to house most of the police department's 270...