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  • Palm Springs `Dreamer' pleas for immigration reform

    Palm Springs `Dreamer' pleas for immigration reform
    Charlene Rupert, a 21-year-old “Dreamer” from Palm Beach County, hopes that sharing her personal story with people on Capitol Hill will help her and millions of other foreign residents find a path to citizenship.  As the guest of U.S. Rep....
  • South Florida Democrats split over 'cromnibus' spending bill

    South Florida Democrats split over 'cromnibus' spending bill
    South Florida's Democratic lawmakers split over the massive federal government spending bill. Most voted no because of the many provisions tacked on the legislation that have nothing to do with funding the federal government. But U.S. Reps. Debbie...
  • `Cromnibus' includes money for Everglades, Hoover Dike

    Eight of ten Florida Democrats in the U.S. House voted against a giant spending bill to keep the federal government funded, despite pleas for passage by the White House.  But 12 of 17 Florida Republicans voted “yes,” while citing funding for...
  • Congress bestows favors for Florida

    WASHINGTON -- While wrapping up its least productive session in modern history, Congress approved some small-but-significant measures of special concern to Floridians and is expected to renew a sales-tax deduction that affects 2 million Florida families....
  • Obama's Cuba policy doesn't mean Congress will change laws

    Obama's Cuba policy doesn't mean Congress will change laws
    The future of the United States' five-decade embargo blocking trade with Cuba is suddenly and unexpectedly murky. Although President Barack Obama shifted long-standing American policy on Wednesday, the embargo and the lesser known but critically...
  • Leaders visit center to tout new law

    Leaders visit center to tout new law
    Congresswoman Lois Frankel recently visited ARC Broward in Sunrise to highlight the Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act, which the House of Representatives recently passed. She was joined by State Sen. Eleanor Sobel and families of children...
  • Pork aside, budget deal averts crisis

    Pork aside, budget deal averts crisis
    The good news is Congress didn't end its session by committing any obvious harm. No government shutdown, no dramatic changes to health care reform and no sudden roadblocks to President Obama's go-it-alone effort to improve immigration. Plus, some...
  • Re-elect U.S. Rep. Lois Frankel, District 22

    Re-elect U.S. Rep. Lois Frankel, District 22
    U.S. Rep. Lois Frankel understands the maxim made famous by the late House speaker Tip O'Neill: "All politics is local." Since her election in 2012, she has used her position in Washington to focus attention on issues that directly affect her South...
  • Candidates to meet and greet Boca residents Tuesday

    Candidates to meet and greet Boca residents Tuesday
    A candidate for Congress, two candidates for state Senate and two candidates for the state House are expected at Tuesday's meeting of the Federation of Boca Raton Homeowner Associations. The public is invited to meet the candidates at 8:30 a.m....
  • Defying critics, Wasserman Schultz plans to stay as Democratic chairwoman

    Defying critics, Wasserman Schultz plans to stay as Democratic chairwoman
    U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Weston made clear Thursday she has no intention of abandoning her post as chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee. “I was elected to a four-year term, and I will serve as DNC chair till Jan. 21st 2017,...
  • Frankel and Spain clash in a swing district

     Frankel and Spain clash in a swing district
    Republican challenger Paul Spain tells voters he can "work across party lines to get things done in Washington." His Democratic opponent, U.S. Rep. Lois Frankel, says she has spent nearly two years doing just that. Spain and Frankel are running in a...