| Dec 18, 2013
| 9:43 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- In new court filings, House and Senate Republican leaders are conceding they deleted records related to the 2012 re-drawing of congressional and legislative maps.
The voting-rights groups -- including the League of Women Voters, Common...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 4:36 PM
They had to hold their noses, but South Florida Democrats Ted Deutch and Debbie Wasserman Schultz voted for the bipartisan budget bill in Congress on Thursday to keep the government open and funded without another partisan standoff.
But not Lois...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 12:36 PM
Original post | 5:43 p.m. Dec. 6
Updated | 11:45 a.m., 12:43 p.m. and 3:36 Dec. 7
Black political leaders from South Florida, along with many others, are speaking out about Thursday’s death of South African statesman Nelson Mandela.
Two of the...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 12:03 PM
TALLAHASSEE -- The Florida Supreme Court ruled Friday that state lawmakers can be forced to testify and turn over documents related to whether they intentionally redrew political maps for partisan gain last year.
The fight between voting-rights groups...
| Nov 13, 2013
What, I wonder, explains the gender gap in political corruption?
Women make up almost 20 percent of the current Congress, according to the Center for American Women and Politics, but they don't come anywhere near that many of Congress' scandals....
| Nov 12, 2013
| 1:56 PM
Updated | 11:52 a.m. and 4:55 p.m.
Original post | 10:20 a.m.
By next spring, readers of political books will be able to bookend their collections, with offerings by Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz on the left and former Congressman Allen...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 3:16 AM
The failed talks with Iran over a nuclear agreement will be a main topic on Sunday morning programs.
Secretary of State John Kerry talks to NBC's "Meet the Press" at 9 a.m. on WESH-Channel 2.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is a guest on...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 12:44 PM
U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Weston, the chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, has been on a book tour to promote "For the Next Generation: A Wake-Up Call to Solving our Nation's Problems."
That means a variety of interviews,...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 2:20 PM
"Real Time With Bill Maher" has lined up Ann Coulter and Rob Lowe as interview guests this week.
The show airs live at 10 p.m. Friday on HBO and repeats immediately at 11 p.m.
Conservative author Coulter has blasted Republicans for attacking their own...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 4:45 PM
First came U.S. Rep. Alan Grayson's fund-raising email comparing the tea party movement to the KKK this past week. Then today, in a speech at the Florida Democratic Party's convention at Walt Disney World, he suggested the Republican Party harbors...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Earlier this week, MSNBC's Mika Brzezinski tried to call the HealthCare.gov helpline and got an operator. That's right: an operator! The call went through! MSNBC, the unofficial AV department of the Democratic Party, had a scoop. The network tweeted out...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 11:28 AM
U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Weston, is doing lots of interviews these days as she promotes her new book, “For the Next Generation: A Wake-Up Call to solving our Nation’s Problems.”
During one of those interviews, she told...