| Sep 3, 2014
| 2:06 AM
The reported beheading of a South Florida journalist Tuesday rocked his family in Pinecrest and sparked calls for more action against the Islamic State militants taking responsibility for the deed.
A video purportedly showing the decapitation of...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 4:29 PM
Charlie Crist and Florida Democrats kicked off their 2014 general election campaign with a declaration of unity highlighted by the woman he defeated in Tuesday's primary.
"I am truly happy to be here," said Nan Rich, a former state senator from Weston...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 3:14 AM
Getting young people engaged in politics is never easy, but voter-registration volunteers say the medical-marijuana amendment on November's ballot is attracting new voters who otherwise might not bother with a midterm election.
Both political parties for...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 4:09 PM
WASHINGTON — Philanthropists and glitterati will roll out the pink carpet for Debbie Wasserman Schultz at the Kennedy Center Thursday night to honor her personal struggle and legislative work to overcome breast cancer.
The South Florida...
| 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...
| 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...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 5:48 AM
Allison Tant, chairwoman of the Florida Democratic Party, doesn't have an easy job.
Even though most of the state's registered voters are Democrats, Tant's party doesn't control any of the statewide elected offices, the congressional delegation or...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 6:32 AM
Dinner on Friday will be yellowtail made by the clean-cooking congresswoman, the alter ego of U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz.
When she’s not in the nation’s capital, not on the road as chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, and...
| 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...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 2:06 PM
Original post | 4:30 p.m.
Updated | 5:06 p.m.
With signups for the Affordable Care Act falling last month, Democrats are pulling out all the stops to increase interest in Obamacare by the March 31 deadline.
On Monday, U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 10:52 AM
Republicans love listening to U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio.
It’s easy to see why. The speech he delivered Wednesday to the Palm Beach Republican Club – a variation on remarks he’s been honing for years – was at times inspirational and...