| May 4, 2015
| 5:23 AM
Income inequality is more than a political sound bite to workers in the Capitol. It's their life.
Many of the Capitol's food servers, who make the meals, bus the tables and run the cash registers in the restaurants and carryouts that serve lawmakers,...
| May 1, 2015
| 5:04 AM
WASHINGTON — While Florida business leaders are rallying support for an emerging trade deal with Japan and 10 other nations, many of their representatives in Congress plan to vote against attempts to speed approval of the controversial Trans-Pacific...
| Apr 30, 2015
| 1:57 PM
Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, an independent and avowed socialist, formally launched his campaign for the presidency Thursday, promising to make the economic unease of America’s middle class the driving force of his long-shot bid.
In an era in...
| May 3, 2015
| 2:05 PM
DEERFIELD BEACH — Appearing before political activists in Broward, the most liberal Democratic territory in Florida, U.S. Senate candidate Patrick Murphy pitched himself as a pragmatist who is willing to cross the political aisle to talk to and work...
| May 3, 2015
| 2:18 PM
Broward State Attorney Mike Satz said Sunday that he still has more work to do, and his job as the county's top prosecutor constantly presents new challenges, so he's running next year for an 11th term.
Satz, 72, was first elected in 1976.
"Yes, I am...
| Apr 30, 2015
| 11:58 AM
Day-old presidential contender Bernie Sanders said Thursday that questions about the Clinton Foundation's activities are fair game in the race for the Democratic nomination, and noted that Hillary Rodham Clinton has yet to take a position on contentious...
| Apr 27, 2015
| 11:54 AM
The newest Florida state government move to restrict abortion, a 24-hour waiting period, is an unneeded government intrusion into women's lives and, U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Weston warned Monday, will increase suffering for women and their...
| Apr 12, 2015
| 8:48 PM
It's no surprise that Hillary Rodham Clinton's friends and foes were at the ready on Sunday to respond immediately to the news that she is officially a presidential candidate. For every warm welcome to the race, there was Republican vow to stop her. Here'...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 5:25 PM
WASHINGTON — Sen. Marco Rubio's plunge into presidential politics is a high-stakes political gamble. He gives up a hard-won Senate seat in two years while setting off fierce attacks from Democrats and a host of critics.
If Rubio falls short of...
| Apr 10, 2015
| 4:01 PM
Survivors rely upon rituals, symbols and memories when someone dies, and during the FBI's dedication of its new Miramar headquarters to two fallen agents Friday, a hymn was performed, funny and horrifying stories were shared and prayers were offered....
| Mar 25, 2015
| 1:31 PM
U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Weston, chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, again on Wednesday bashed U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla.
Rubio is a likely candidate for the 2016 presidential nomination. Last week, Wasserman Schultz said she...