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Scott Wants VA Secretary to Resign

Scott Wants VA Secretary to Resign

Gov. Rick Scott is calling on Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki to resign after a Florida newspaper reported... Read »

May 25, 2014
Poll: 46% Don't Care Who Controls Congress

Poll: 46% Don't Care Who Controls Congress

Congressional approval ratings have hovered around 10-12 percent for most of the last few years, but that... Read »

May 22, 2014
Redistricting Trial Loses Key Evidence

Redistricting Trial Loses Key Evidence

A Florida appeals court on Thursday blocked the release of documents that are supposed to be key evidence in... Read »

May 22, 2014
Crist Calls for VA Secretary to Resign

Crist Calls for VA Secretary to Resign

The calls for Department of Veteran’s Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki to resign continued to grow louder... Read »

May 22, 2014
Congressman Joe Garcia Addresses Communism Comment Controversy

Congressman Joe Garcia Addresses Communism Comment Controversy

In an exclusive interview with NBC 6, Congressman Joe Garcia tried to clear the air about a recent analogy he... Watch »

May 21, 2014
Rep. Garcia Says Communism Is

Rep. Garcia Says Communism Is "Evil"

Rep. Joe Garcia told NBC 6 in an exclusive interview Wednesday that communism is "evil," as he tried... Watch »

May 22, 2014
Special Election Set to Replace North Miami Mayor

Special Election Set to Replace North Miami Mayor

A special election will be held in August to replace suspended City of North Miami Mayor Lucie Tondreau,... Read »

May 21, 2014
House Speaker Takes Stand At Trial

House Speaker Takes Stand At Trial

House Speaker Will Weatherford testified on Tuesday that the Republican-controlled Florida Legislature went out... Read »

May 20, 2014
Judge Strikes Down Pennsylvania Gay Marriage Ban

Judge Strikes Down Pennsylvania Gay Marriage Ban

A federal judge struck down Pennsylvania's ban on same-sex marriage Tuesday afternoon. Judge John Jones III ruled in Watch »

May 21, 2014
Chelsea Clinton's Mother-in-Law Loses Bid to Phillly Native

Chelsea Clinton's Mother-in-Law Loses Bid to Phillly Native

A young state representative, Brendan Boyle from Philadelphia has beaten three rivals including Chelsea... Watch »

May 21, 2014
Texas Woman, 92, Has No Birth Certificate, Can't Vote

Texas Woman, 92, Has No Birth Certificate, Can't Vote

A 92-year-old Central Texas woman born in a Tennessee sharecropper's cabin says she has been denied a... Read »

May 20, 2014
N. Miami Mayor Suspended By Scott

N. Miami Mayor Suspended By Scott

North Miami Mayor Lucie Tondreau was suspended from office shortly before 5 p.m. Tuesday by Governor Rick Scott. Watch »

May 20, 2014
Rep. Says Common Core Group Will Make Kids Gay

Rep. Says Common Core Group Will Make Kids Gay

A Florida Representative said the group selected to produce a new test to replace the FCAT as part of the... Read »

May 20, 2014
Redistricting Maps Trial Underway

Redistricting Maps Trial Underway

A trial over whether Florida legislators broke the law when drawing new political maps started Monday with... Read »

May 19, 2014
Site Near AAA Recommended For Stadium

Site Near AAA Recommended For Stadium

It appears what was once “Plan B” for a soccer stadium in downtown Miami has quickly become “Plan A.” According... Watch »

May 20, 2014
Scott Vows to Release Tax Returns

Scott Vows to Release Tax Returns

Florida Gov. Rick Scott is promising to release his tax returns and hand over whatever financial details the courts... Read »

May 15, 2014
Council of 100 Takes Back Invitation to Hear Charlie Crist

Council of 100 Takes Back Invitation to Hear Charlie Crist

The Council of 100 rescinded an invitation for former Gov. Charlie Crist to speak at its meeting in Orlando... Read »

May 15, 2014
Gay Student Sues After Tuition Break Denial

Gay Student Sues After Tuition Break Denial

A South Florida college student is asking an appellate court to recognize his same-sex marriage after he says he was... Read »

May 15, 2014
Lawsuit Challenges Scott's Use of Blind Trust

Lawsuit Challenges Scott's Use of Blind Trust

A year-old state law that allows elected officials to place their assets in a blind trust instead of reporting each... Read »

May 14, 2014
Beckham Stadium May Face Voters: Report

Beckham Stadium May Face Voters: Report

David Beckham’s plans for a Major League Soccer stadium in Miami may have to face the voters before all is said and... Watch »

May 15, 2014
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