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  • Democrats celebrate new Congress, push for action on guns

    Democrats celebrate new Congress, push for action on guns
    It was mostly a time for celebration and sentiment on Monday as four members of South Florida held a ceremonial swearing in to mark their new terms in Congress. But there were also some somber moments and serious policy as participants marked the one-...
  • Democrats celebrate new Congress, push for action on gun violence

    Democrats celebrate new Congress, push for action on gun violence
    It was mostly a time for celebration and sentiment on Monday as four members of South Florida held a ceremonial swearing in to mark their new terms in Congress. But there were also some somber moments and serious policy at the event, which took place on...
  • No magic wand, Frankel says, but tighter gun laws needed

    No magic wand, Frankel says, but tighter gun laws needed
    Congresswoman-elect Lois Frankel would like to see new gun safety laws, but she thinks the objective will be extraordinarily difficult to achieve.   “I definitely think there should be stronger gun safety laws, including prohibiting the sale...
  • Wasserman Schultz magically appears in photo of congressional women

    Wasserman Schultz magically appears in photo of congressional women
     The Democratic women of the House, sworn in on Thursday, first gathered that morning for a photo. Except four didn’t make it by the appointed hour. So House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi’s office came up with a solution worthy of Stalinist...
  • Frankel named to Foreign Affairs panel

    Frankel named to Foreign Affairs panel
    U.S. Rep. Lois Frankel, D-West Palm Beach, was named to the House Foreign Affairs Committee on Friday. Frankel, who was sworn in Thursday to represent parts of Broward and Palm Beach counties, said the Foreign Affairs panel would "allow me to work on...
  • Frankel: 'dire consequences' may result if country goes over fiscal cliff

    Frankel: 'dire consequences' may result if country goes over fiscal cliff
    Lois Frankel, who becomes South Florida’s newest member of Congress next week, said Thursday it’s difficult to see how the so-called fiscal cliff of higher taxes and dramatic federal spending reductions on Jan. 1 will be resolved.  After...
  • Lois Frankel preps for work and life in Washington

    Lois Frankel preps for work and life in Washington
    Her bags are packed. She's found an apartment on craigslist and the utilities just got hooked up. And Lois Frankel, a Floridian for four decades, has a new and toasty winter coat, hat and boots. On Tuesday, 20 years after she first hoped to move to...
  • Big spending didn't protect Allen West from big loss

    Big spending didn't protect Allen West from big loss
    U.S. Rep. Allen West, the tea party freshman who narrowly lost his bid for a second term, was taking in money so fast during the last 20 days of the campaign that he couldn't spend it all. New campaign finance reports filed with the Federal Election...
  • Campaign uses supporters' contributions to buy Apple phone weeks after candidate loses

    Campaign uses supporters' contributions to buy Apple phone weeks after candidate loses
    Buried in 18 pages of containing close to 200 campaign expenditures from the weeks just before and after Adam Hasner lost his campaign for Congress is one notable purchase: On Nov. 26, almost three weeks after Republican Hasner lost to Democrat Lois...
  • Superlobbyist Bernie Friedman already sucking up to new congresswoman

    Superlobbyist Bernie Friedman already sucking up to new congresswoman
    Please join us for lunch in support of our friend, Congresswoman-Elect LOIS FRANKEL   Friday, December 7th 12:00 noon Becker & Poliakoff Building Emerald Lake Corporate Park 3111 Stirling Road Hollywood, FL 33312-6525 (1 mile west of I-95)...
  • 'Jesus stomping' FAU prof is Democratic leader, but top Democrats steer clear of flap

    'Jesus stomping' FAU prof is Democratic leader, but top Democrats steer clear of flap
    Top Democratic officials are steering clear of the controversy surrounding Deandre Poole, vice chairman of the Palm Beach County Democratic Party. Poole is the Florida Atlantic University instructor responsible for the “Jesus stomping”...
  • Wasserman Schultz, Frankel get up close look at Fort Lauderdale runway project

    Wasserman Schultz, Frankel get up close look at Fort Lauderdale runway project
    DANIA BEACH – From a new mountain towering 65 feet over Federal Highway, U.S. Reps. Debbie Wasserman Schultz and Lois Frankel surveyed a massive airport construction project Monday and said they were pleased with the view. Touring what will become...