| Oct 18, 2013
| 2:14 PM
U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz said Friday that Washington’s October of dysfunction was “incredibly challenging, difficult, divisive [and polarized.”
But that’s not all. “I could keep going,” she said, adding...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
As the son of a woman, the husband of a woman and the father of daughters and granddaughters, I celebrate the record number of females who are now United States senators. However, I do see some differences in the way these and other women are treated,...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 2:01 PM
While Congress had its full dysfunction mode on display this week, U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz’s book, “For the Next Generation: A Wake-up Call to Solving Our Nation’s Problems,” hit bookstores.
The Weston Democrat, who is...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 4:45 AM
It would be a dream for political junkies: U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz vs. former U.S. Rep. Allen West for Florida's U.S. Senate seat in 2016.
Voters would have a clear contest since the longtime political foes don't see eye-to-eye on anything....
| Oct 10, 2013
| 2:47 PM
WASHINGTON --“I’m calling from the DNC with a GOP Shutdown Alert. Senator Marco Rubio was an architect of the GOP’s government shutdown, and it's hurting the Latino community in Florida.”
So says the Democratic National...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 11:45 AM
“Reckless” was the talking point word of the day Monday as South Florida Democrats sought to turn up the heat on Republicans, blaming the party’s tea party faction for the partial government shutdown and attempting to show how people are...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 5:11 PM
TALLAHASSEE — Florida's hotly criticized "voter purge" effort is getting a reboot with a roadshow by Secretary of State Ken Detzner designed to assuage concerns that scrubbing the rolls of "ineligible voters" was a backdoor assault on minorities....
| Oct 4, 2013
| 7:11 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- What do Marco Rubio, medical marijuana, and the Florida Gators all share? The support of the people, according to a new Public Policy Polling survey.
The Democratic polling shop from North Carolina released some findings from its latest...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 1:29 PM
U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Weston, and U.S. Rep. Frederica Wilson, a Miami Democrat whose district includes part of South Broward, collected Tuesday on Wasserman Schultz’s bet on the Miami Heat.
She wagered with U.S. Rep. Joaquin...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 7:29 PM
U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, the nation's first black person to hold that post, urged NAACP members convening in Orlando on Tuesday to help overturn stand-your-ground laws that "senselessly expand the concept of self-defense."
The law was expected...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 1:52 PM
Cindy Arenberg Seltzer is the first President/CEO of the Children’s Services Council of Broward County. Created by the voters in September 2000, CSC provides leadership, advocacy, and funding for services for and on behalf of children and their...