Donald Trump is the first U.S. president not to participate in a Summit of the Americas, a premier event for the region created in 1994. Sen. Marco Rubio will go instead, and at least he won’t embarrass us.
When Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez unveiled his proposal earlier this year, the Editorial Board said that the deal had “potential,” but that, “Both sides need to fill in a lot of blanks.” And they still do.
More than 800 marches in the United States and abroad showed the power of passion and commitment. However, as one grieving Parkland father counseled: “We will not take down the wall of stagnation by running into it headfirst. Removing one brick at a time may be the path that is needed.”
Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) Chair Commissioner Jean Monestime talks about goals for the planning board, which is charged with transportation planning for the county with the Miami Herald editorial board.