Miami-Dade Commissioner Joe Martinez was one of the Yes votes Tuesday to allow lobbyists to be part of the Charter Review Task Force.
Miami-Dade Commissioner Joe Martinez was one of the Yes votes Tuesday to allow lobbyists to be part of the Charter Review Task Force. Carl Juste Miami Herald
Miami-Dade Commissioner Joe Martinez was one of the Yes votes Tuesday to allow lobbyists to be part of the Charter Review Task Force. Carl Juste Miami Herald

Miami-Dade residents don’t stand a chance to be heard when lobbyists write the rules

May 16, 2017 08:55 PM

Opinion: Fabiola Santiago

Fabiola Santiago

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Columnist Fabiola Santiago was born in Cuba. She was exiled to the U.S. in 1969 on one of the historic Freedom Flights. She has been a Herald reporter, editor and opinion writer since 1980.