| Nov 9, 2014
| 7:03 PM
An arrest at a border crossing. A brutal Mexican jail. A roadside bombing in Afghanistan. A veteran with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. How could a news story with all those elements be a good-news story?
With the release and repatriation of former...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 12:35 PM
Allen West, who rode the tea party wave to Congress and Fox News fame, is leaving liberal South Florida for the conservative promised land of Texas.
West, who represented Broward and Palm Beach counties for two years, was known more for his often...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 1:28 PM
Here we go again. Big election defeats inevitably are followed by major rounds of tooth-gnashing, shirt-rending, soul-searching, finger-pointing, self-flagellating and circular-firing-squad shooting.
Now it's the Democrats' turn. Again.
| Nov 12, 2014
| 8:21 AM
The dust from 2014's general election has officially settled. Club For Growth, the conservative political action committee, announced today it is backing U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio and five other senators for re-election in 2016.
The Club solicits and...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 2:41 PM
Here we go again. Big election defeats inevitably are followed by major rounds of teeth-gnashing, shirt-rending, soul-searching, finger pointing, self-flagellating and circular firing squad shooting. Now it's the Democrats' turn. Again.
| Nov 17, 2014
| 2:23 AM
Debbie Wasserman Schultz, the most-prominent Democrat in South Florida, is at a political crossroads.
She's just won her sixth term in the U.S. House of Representatives with 63 percent of the vote. And she's been chairwoman of the Democratic National...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 6:37 PM
PHILADELPHIA — It took less than an hour, and Murat Guzel was persuaded to break out his checkbook.
With his signature, the Northampton County purveyor of organic foods put up $100,000 to try to bring the Democratic National Convention to...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 4:47 AM
Reactions from Florida's congressional delegation are trickling in about President Barack Obama's announcement of his immigration reform orders. Not surprisingly, U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson, D, and U.S. Reps. Alan Grayson, D-Orlando, and Corrinie Brown, D-...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 8:33 AM
TALLAHASSEE – Florida Democrats held a conference call Tuesday to try to find the sunny side of an election drubbing that saw the defeat of many of the party’s rising stars.
U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson blamed the U.S. Supreme Court’s...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 3:09 PM
The Sunday morning guest list:
Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, talk to NBC's "Meet the Press" at 9 a.m. on WESH-Channel 2. The program also features former Ebola patient Dr. Rick Sacra and Michael Leiter, former director, U.S....
| Oct 23, 2014
| 5:25 PM
For months, the White House has insisted that President Obama would do all he could to help his party in the midterm election. Now that he’s started, some Democrats wonder whether he could help a little bit less.
In a rocky return to the...