| Mar 20, 2005
WASHINGTON - Congressional leaders said yesterday that they had reached agreement on legislation that would force the Terri Schiavo case into federal court - a move aimed at reinserting the brain-damaged woman's feeding tube while her fate is considered....
| Mar 21, 2005
WASHINGTON - After an extraordinary emergency session, the House voted early this morning to send the Terri Schiavo case to a federal court in Florida.
The House began voting at 12:20 a.m., as members scrambled to return to Washington during what was a...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 11:09 AM
U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Weston is the No. 1 Florida guest on the Sunday TV talk shows, undoubtedly because of her role as chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee.
She’s in 17th place on the list of 1,500 talk show guests on...
| May 11, 2014
| 6:25 AM
Joe Kaufman knows the secret to firing up a crowd. At least this crowd.
The magic words: "I'm running for Congress against Debbie Wasserman Schultz."
Kaufman was talking to an all-Republican crowd of party activists, reminding them he wants to take on...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 1:13 PM
Joshua Izaak, who in May graduated law school at the University of Florida, plans to take the bar exam this February and start his career as a lawyer. If he has his way, though, whoever hires him will have to give him a few months leave in spring to go to...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 9:21 AM
Get ready for the second coming of Crist.
When Charlie Crist stepped to the microphones Monday in St. Petersburg, he instantly changd the dynamics of Florida politics and set in motion a 52-week campaign that could end up making history: a former...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 3:02 PM
Original post | 4:38 p.m.
Updated with schedule change | 6 p.m.
Former U.S. Rep. Robert Wexler is back in South Florida this week to discuss the current round of Israeli-Palestinian negotiations.
Wexler represented northern Broward and...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 10:30 AM
With all the spying the United States has been doing on foreign leaders, possibly including the pope, why is Jonathan Pollard, a former American civilian intelligence analyst, still in prison nearly three decades after being sentenced to life in prison...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 2:32 PM
Two of freshman U.S. Rep. Lois Frankel's top staffers have come through the "revolving door" to work for her.
Her chief of staff and legislative director both did lobbying for public sector unions, according to a review of hiring decisions made by new...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 4:19 PM
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| Mar 3, 2012
The decades-long allegiance of Jewish voters to the Democratic Party is under unprecedented stress, threatened by a combination of changing demographics and the concerted Republican effort to depict President Barack Obama as unfriendly to Israel.
| May 22, 2012
| 1:36 PM
U.S. Rep. Ted Deutch, D-Boca Raton, may get a pass from the Republicans in this year's election.
The only Republican who'd expressed an interest in challenging him said Tuesday she was dropping out, and Palm Beach County Republican Chairman Sid...