| Jan 18, 2014
| 2:42 PM
U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Weston, chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, seized the opportunity Saturday to bash Republican Governors Chris Christie of New Jersey and Rick Scott of Florida.
Appearing at a news conference at the...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 4:47 PM
Broward County Commissioner Kristin Jacobs was one of the four Democratic Party critics Saturday of Republican Gov. Rick Scott and New Jersey Republican Gov. Chris Christie.
Jacobs appeared at a Dania Beach news conference with U.S. Rep. Debbie...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 6:31 PM
A weekend in Florida for a likely/presumed/unofficial presidential candidate to meet with big-money donors and help other candidates raise cash is usually as routine as a trip to the supermarket. Not so for New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, who's spending...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 5:00 PM
Republicans kept Chris Christie under wraps Saturday, and Democrats seized on the news vacuum by attempting to turn the New Jersey governor's Florida trip into a political liability.
U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Weston, chairwoman of the...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 2:27 AM
Clay Shaw went to Congress when it wasn't seen, at best, as dysfunctional — or, at worst, as a joke.
His time in Washington, D.C., included a period when Congress actually got things done, with bipartisan civility and cooperation. A Republican...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 2:07 PM
TALLAHASSEE – Gov. Rick Scott and the Cabinet are taking umbrage with President Barack Obama's “navigators” program intended to guide people through the requirements of the new Affordable Care Act, saying it lacks privacy protections....
| Aug 23, 2013
| 8:53 AM
Mitch Ceasar, chairman of the Broward Democratic Party, has been re-elected to the executive board of the Democratic National Committee at the DNC summer meeting in Scottsdale, Ariz.
He represents 13 southern states on the executive board, which has...
| Aug 17, 2013
An elaborate pageant over Obamacare is playing in neighborhoods across South Florida this month, with many more performances between now and Labor Day.
Concerned citizens and well-funded conservative and liberal political organizations are blanketing...
| 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...
| 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 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,...
| 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...