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Congressional Democrats Wade into South Florida Primary

August 23, 2016 - 7:45am
Annette Taddeo, Nancy Pelosi and Joe Garcia

Leading congressional Democrats aren’t on the ballot in next week’s primary but they have skin in the game as South Florida voters hit the polls. 

Tim Kaine Ready to Hit Florida for Hillary Clinton

August 22, 2016 - 6:00pm
Tim Kaine

Looking to ensure Florida remains in the Democratic column come November, Hillary Clinton is sending her running mate to campaign in the Sunshine State later this week. 

Ros-Lehtinen Calls for Action on Zika as CD 27 Grows More Competitive

August 22, 2016 - 11:45am
Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

Possibly facing a more competitive race in November than she is used to, South Florida Republican Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen called on the GOP leadership to do more to battle Zika. 

Your Call: Should the U.S. Sink Ryan Lochte for the Next Olympics?

August 20, 2016 - 6:00am

U.S. Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte apologized Friday for his behavior surrounding an incident at a Rio de Janeiro gas station, saying he should have been more "careful and candid" about how he described what happened after a night of partying with his teammates.

But he didn't explain why he embellished details of an encounter with armed security guards and called it a robbery, and why he left out that he and three teammates had vandalized a gas station restroom.

NRCC Looks to Link Alcee Hastings to Randy Perkins in CD 18

August 22, 2016 - 6:00am
Alcee Hastings and Randy Perkins

While it might be another week until the primary, the National Republican Congressional Committee (NRCC) is ready for businessman Randy Perkins to win the Democratic nomination to replace Congressman Patrick Murphy who is running for the U.S. Senate. 

Perkins is currently running a radio ad featuring the support of Congressman Alcee Hastings. 

“Randy really knows the struggles of working people and will fight for you in Congress,” Hastings says in the radio spot. 

Jeff Atwater Backs Rebecca Negron in CD 18

August 19, 2016 - 10:45am
Jeff Atwater and Rebecca Negron

State CFO Jeff Atwater waded into one of the most competitive Republican primaries in Florida on Friday as he threw his support to Rebecca Negron’s bid to replace Congressman Patrick Murphy who is running for the U.S. Senate. 

Pro-Life Groups Back Francis Rooney, Rebecca Negron for Congress

August 18, 2016 - 12:00am
Francis Rooney and Rebecca Negron

The National Right to Life Committee waded into two Republican congressional primaries in Florida on Thursday, backing Francis Rooney and Rebecca Negron in open races. 

Tension Reported Between Trump Campaign and Rick Scott

August 18, 2016 - 9:30am
Donald Trump and Rick Scott

With a poll released this week showing Hillary Clinton up by 9 percent in the Sunshine State, a major media outlet reported that Florida  “remains a particular concern” for Donald Trump’s campaign with some infighting between the Republican nominee’s supporters. 

Your Call: Is It Time for the Clintons to Distance Themselves from Their Foundation?

August 18, 2016 - 6:00am

Though many claim the Clinton Foundation, founded 15 years ago by former President Bill Clinton, has done good work in some very poor parts of the world, others maintain the good works are a dodge for the enrichment it brings the Clintons, and at the very least will present a disturbing conflict of interest if Hillary Clinton is elected president in November. 

To spell it out:

Since its founding, the foundation has supported such charitable causes as relief in Haiti, global health and schools where there were none before. 

Hillary Clinton Besting Donald Trump in New Florida Poll

August 16, 2016 - 2:45pm

A new poll shows Hillary Clinton with a solid lead over Donald Trump in Florida, the largest swing state in the presidential contest. 


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