| May 1, 2014
| 9:03 AM
While the Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU knew that food would be the subject of its current exhibition, director Jo Ann Arnowitz wanted to be sure the show concerned more than recipes and restaurants.
"It starts with the growers, the grocers, the cattle...
| May 9, 2014
| 6:51 AM
U.S. Reps. Lois Frankel and Debbie Wasserman Schultz are slamming the House Republican majority’s decision to form a new committee to investigate the 2012 embassy attacks in Benghazi as a phony excercise with only politics in mind.
| Mar 24, 2014
| 7:44 AM
It often seems as if the Obamacare fight has been going on forever, but it's only now having its fourth birthday. To celebrate the milestone, both Democrats and Republicans cranked up more of the usual arguments for and against the Affordable Care Act....
| Jun 19, 2014
| 6:57 AM
U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Weston, chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, marked Juneteenth -- also known as Emancipation Day -- on Thursday.
It's a day that's significant to many in the African-American community.
| May 9, 2014
| 10:23 AM
A South Florida sponsored effort to condemn human rights violations in Venezuela and sanction officials of the country’s regime advanced on Friday.
The legislation, sponsored by U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, a Miami-Dade County Republican, passed...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 9:32 AM
The vice chairman of the Florida Democratic Party – whose bid for the state party’s top job was thwarted by U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz – split with Wasserman Schultz on Monday over medical marijuana.
Alan Clendenin said he...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 9:57 AM
U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Weston, chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee said Monday she favors President Obama's order banning federal contractors from discriminating against lesbian and gay employees.
| Jun 11, 2014
| 11:58 AM
U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Weston, chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, is crowing over a tea party candidate’s primary defeat of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor of Virginia.
"Tonight's result in Virginia settles the...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 4:26 PM
Forget about Rick Scott and Charlie Crist duking it out over who makes the better governor. It's the fight over marijuana legalization that serves as the backdrop for the elections in Florida this fall.
With polls showing more than 60 percent of voters...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 8:37 AM
There’s a lot of local interest in the books penned by the polar opposites of South Florida congressional politics – U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Weston, chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, and former U.S. Rep. Allen...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 7:24 PM
When an unpopular president comes to town, politicians have a choice: get the good suit pressed and polish the dress shoes — or slip on a pair of sneakers and run as far away as possible.
That's the dilemma presented by President Barack Obama's...