| Oct 5, 2014
| 2:28 PM
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....
| Oct 2, 2014
| 8:58 AM
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,...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 11:37 AM
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...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 11:27 AM
Florida Democrats have been delivering impassioned defenses of U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Weston, whose position on the national stage was depicted as precarious in a lengthy article critiquing her performance as national party chairwoman.
| Sep 18, 2014
| 3:21 PM
South Florida cities have tried. So have state lawmakers. Unfortunately, both have come up short in trying to create needed oversight of "sober-living homes," neighborhood group homes for addicts in recovery.
Federal laws that protect the disabled...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 2:38 PM
District 20: Alcee Hastings has seniority, brought funding for projects
It has become a familiar theme for a congressional race, particularly in a campaign that features a longtime incumbent and two political newcomers who believe they will be more...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 1:57 PM
A recent Wall Street Journal story that claimed the Obama Administration has "tightened" its control on ammunition that the Pentagon is sending to Israel without its approval alarmed South Florida's Jewish community.
But three members of South Florida'...
| May 30, 2014
| 8:07 AM
In the wee hours of the morning Friday, the U.S. House voted to stop the Drug Enforcement Administration from interfering with state medical marijuana laws.
South Florida’s members of Congress split on the amendment, which prohibits the Department...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 7:20 AM
A pro-marijuana group is going after U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Weston, chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee.
It’s labeling her as “out of touch” because she was one of only 18 Democrats in the House who voted...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 7:42 PM
Charlie Crist appeared at the Hyatt Regency Pier 66 in Fort Lauderdale on Tuesday for his primary night victory party.
He spoke for just under 13 minutes, flanked by his running mate, Annette Taddeo, wife Carole, U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 4:31 PM
Nan Rich, defeated this week in the Democratic primary for governor, got lots of praise Thursday from the man who defeated her, Charlie Crist, as well as the Democratic Party leaders she fumed against for more than a year for helping Crist win the...