1 hr ago
House immigration talks wild, wacky
For the second time in two weeks, Democratic and Republican negotiators on immigration have emerged from meeting rooms on Capitol Hill, coyly saying some variation of "we've made progress" or "we have a deal in principle" - or dodging the press altogether.
8 hrs ago
House Immigration Group Looks Ready to Collapse
While the House group struggling to write a bipartisan immigration bill huddled in the Capitol on Thursday, Republican leadership indicated its wait-and-see approach was over.
12 hrs ago
Over 300 Republicans attend 2013 Broward Lincoln Day Dinner
Living up to his commitment for unity within the Broward Republican Party , recently elected Chairman Tom Truex announced Wednesday that over 300 Republicans attended the annual Lincoln Day Dinner at the Westin Beach Resort & Spa in Fort Lauderdale on Monday .
Wed May 22, 2013
Sunshine State News
Expect Florida's GOP High-Flyers in Miami for Annual MavPAC Conference
Florida's Republican leaders -- including former Gov. Jeb Bush and U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio -- will be on center stage in July when Maverick PAC hosts its annual conference in Miami.
Tue May 21, 2013
Sun May 19, 2013
Red Bluff Daily News
House lawmakers reach tentative bipartisan immigration deal
Prospects for passage of a major immigration bill improved on Thursday when a bipartisan group of lawmakers in the U.S. House of Representatives declared they had reached a tentative deal, resolving disputes that had threatened to torpedo negotiations.
Fri May 17, 2013
The Orlando Sentinel
House lawmakers reach tentative deal to revamp immigration
Prospects for passage of a major immigration bill improved on Thursday when a bipartisan group of lawmakers in the House of Representatives declared they had reached a tentative deal, resolving disputes that had threatened to torpedo negotiations.
Thu May 16, 2013
WTMA-AM North Charleston
Immigration Overhaul: House Has Agreement in Principle
The House bipartisan "Gang of Eight" has reached an agreement in principle on immigration overhaul, including major points such as a pathway to citizenship, border security, health care and guest workers, a member of the group told ABC News Thursday night.
The Miami Herald
After Democrat brinksmanship, House group finds agreement on immigration bill
A bipartisan House group hammered out an immigration-reform deal late Thursday after years of closed-door meetings and last-minute brinksmanship from a top Democrat.
House group reaches deal on immigration bill
After years of negotiating and a week that saw one of its members nearly bolt from the group, a bipartisan group of House members finally announced Thursday that they had reached a deal 'in principle' on a Rep.
Mon May 13, 2013
WINK-TV Fort Myers
Keeping your kids safe from online preditors
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla - Law enforcement officials say keeping your kids safe means safeguarding your computer.
The Orlando Sentinel
Lawmakers seek money for local projects via 'dark marks'
When Congress banned "earmarks" in 2011, House Speaker John Boehner hailed the move as proof that lawmakers were "dead serious" about outlawing pet projects and "ending business as usual in Washington." But new documents show that the ban - while still in effect - has done little to curb the appetite of Florida legislators looking to steer millions ... (more)
Sun May 12, 2013
South Florida Sun-Sentinel
As Hispanic voters' numbers increase, politicians come calling
Democrats and Republicans who disagree on just about everything are in sync on one subject: If they want to win Florida's governorship next year or the presidential election in 2016, they can't afford to ignore or alienate Hispanic voters.
Wed May 08, 2013
St. Petersburg Times
As Senate takes up immigration, Florida House delegation proves real fight looms in House
The Senate immigration bill will be fed through the grinder Thursday when scores of amendments, from adding rights for gay couples to even more border security, are considered.
Rep. Gutierrez: Group will unveil immigration deal by June 1 or not this year
House lawmakers negotiating a sweeping immigration reform package will unveil their proposal this month - or never at all, a member of the group vowed Wednesday.
The Daily Caller
Will lawmakers let poison pill kill immigration reform?
Immigration reform will die in 2013 if Washington politicians once again put their commitment to ideological and partisan special interests above our national interest.
Tue May 07, 2013
Insurance industry out in force to press lawmakers on disaster aid bill
That's the message that Jimi Grande and members of the BuildStrong Coalition are bringing to Capitol Hill this week as they lobby for legislation that would guarantee extra disaster aid to states that strengthen their building codes.
Mon May 06, 2013
Internet sales tax bill moves to House
The Senate on Monday gave easy, bipartisan approval to a bill that would push internet retailers to collect and remit sales taxes for 45 states, but the bill's future remained unclear in the House.
Beyonce: Cuba response 'quite shocking'
Beyonc said Monday that she was "shocked" by criticism of her and her husband Jay-Z's recent trip to Cuba.
Grupo Salinas Will Send Live Video Stream From Miami of Azteca...
Grupo Salinas is pleased to offer a live streaming service of this week's Azteca America/Zócalo Public Square town hall meeting on immigration in Miami.