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  • West, Wasserman Schultz are powerhouse political fundraisers

    West, Wasserman Schultz are powerhouse political fundraisers
    South Florida's Democrats and Republicans in Congress are bracing for battles, and pulling in big money to fight them. Each of the seven who represent Broward and Palm Beach counties ratcheted up their fundraising efforts, according to their most...
  • Florida Dems split on Colombia trade pact vote

     
    By William E. Gibson, Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — Florida members were divided – and for once not entirely along party lines – when the U.S. House approved the U.S.-Colombia free-trade agreement on Wednesday. Two Florida Democrats...
  • New U.S. Rep. Wilson more focused on banning hand-held cellphones in cars than keeping hats

     
    By William E. Gibson, Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — Congresswoman-elect Frederica Wilson wants to ban the use of hand-held cellphones in cars when young children are aboard. Wilson, a former school principal who will represent parts of Miami-Dade...
  • Webster misses vote on first day

     
    WASHINGTON — Call it a rookie mistake, but newly-minted U.S. Rep. Dan Webster, R-Winter Garden, missed a vote on his first day in office: a procedural vote en route to the House adopting the chamber's rules for the upcoming session. Webster...
  • Obama launches the 2012 political fundraising season: What's he telling donors this time?

     
    Democrat Obama likens his spending plans to his favorite Republican, Abraham Lincoln, remains vague on acceptable spending cuts....
  • Closer look: Florida's congressional delegation

    Florida Delegation The 2010 midterm elections produced a new senator and eight new House members to represent Florida. Only one of the newcomers is a Democrat. Delegation total: 2 senators and 25 House members In 2009/2010: Florida Republicans...
  • Florida's congressional delegation faces tough task in working together

    Florida's congressional delegation faces tough task in working together
    Can the Florida members of Congress find a way to get along? After a bruising campaign marked by attack ads and charges of extremism, Sen.-elect Marco Rubio and seven new House members will be sworn into office Wednesday to join a Florida delegation...
  • Calls for justice in the death of Trayvon Martin

    Calls for justice in the death of Trayvon Martin
    It’s safe to say that George Zimmerman is probably the most hated man in America, right now, who is not running for president. If you’ve just come back from a long winter’s nap, let’s bring you up to speed. Last month,...
  • Battle over 'war on women' continues

    The war over the so-called "war on women" continues to rage – in South Florida and beyond. Sharon Day of Fort Lauderdale, co-chairwoman of the Republican National Committee, said the Democrats are conjuring up a "phony war on women." She said...
  • Florida coalition, including Justin Bieber, works to combat texting and driving

    Florida coalition, including Justin Bieber, works to combat texting and driving
    Florida remains in the minority of states where it is still legal - not to mention simple - to text, surf the Web or make a call on your cell phone while driving. But an unlikely group of like-minded individuals – including pop star Justin Bieber, a...