Parkland students and parents convened Wednesday with Nancy Pelosi in Coral Springs to game plan for November. The round table discussion focused on gun control, moderated by U.S. Rep Ted Deutch, was equal parts emotional venting and strategizing.
Cuban protesters expressed anger outside the Coral Gables campaign offices of Donna Shalala after the Democratic candidate for Congress was scheduled to appear with California Rep. Barbara Lee, a Democratic lawmaker who praised Cuban dictator Fidel Castro after his death in 2016.
The Everglades Trust has endorsed Republican Ron DeSantis for Florida governor, saying he is a champion for the Everglades and has “walked the walk” in standing up to special interests, namely the sugar industry.
Republican U.S. Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart’s wife, Tia Diaz-Balart, posted a list of “best places to visit in Venezuela” on the website of a company founded to create “custom-tailored dream vacations” for clients and groups. Mario Diaz-Balart is one of Venezuela’s biggest critics in Congress.
Democrat Jeffrey Solomon, a chiropractor and perennial candidate for public office, hopes to snap a losing streak by defeating Republican newcomer Vance Aloupis, the 34-year-old CEO of the Children’s Movement of Florida. They are running for ther Florida House in District 115.
Debbie Mucarsel-Powell and Carlos Curbelo’s latest fundraising totals were announced Tuesday and the Democratic challenger outraised Curbelo over the past three months as Mucarsel-Powell attempts to oust .
The Congressional Leadership Fund, a super PAC aligned with House Speaker Paul Ryan, is running a Spanish-language ad targeting Democrat Donna Shalala. The ad is the super PAC’s first foray into a Miami-based seat where President Donald Trump lost to Hillary Clinton by nearly 20 points.
The hurricane disrupted two of the nation’s most consequential races — Florida governor, U.S. Senate — by forcing strategists to balance the need to exhibit competence and empathy with the need to woo voters.
An independent poll shows Republican Rep. Carlos Curbelo with a 1 point lead over Democratic challenger Debbie Mucarsel-Powell—and a contingent of undecided voters large enough to decide the election in a district Trump lost badly in 2016.
Miami is home to the largest concentration of Obamacare recipients in the U.S., and Democrats are spending millions on TV ads to motivate voters on the issue, certain that healthcare is the top issue to voters.
Donna Shalala, well-known former University of Miami president, beat lesser-known rivals in the Democratic primary in a congressional race Dems thought they’d easily win. But she’s finding it a hard lift against a telegenic TV anchor.
Florida politics mega-donor Mike Fernandez says he refunded himself most the $5 million he put into a state-registered PAC for pro-immigration candidates because he now believes that opening the state’s primary elections to independent voters is the best way to push changes.
Two council seats are up for grabs in Miami Lakes. Business owner Xiomara Pazos and attorney Jeffrey Rodriguez are running for seat 2; educator Carlos Alvarez and Esther Colon, a government retiree, are running for seat 6.
Jackie Soffer is the Turnberry developer pursuing a Miami Beach convention hotel. Jeff Soffer is the Turnberry developer who won’t say if he supports the project. Gambling divides their politics this fall.
The U.S. Senate campaign of Republican Florida Gov. Rick Scott on Friday released a cease-and-desist letter it sent to television stations demanding the cessation of a political ad run by Senate Majority PAC, which supports incumbent Democrat Bill Nelson.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s meeting with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman about the alleged killing of Jamal Khashoggi, a Saudi journalist, took place amid Republican calls for the White House to take a harder stance against the kingdom.