Tuesday, 07 March 2017 14:46
Tallahassee, FL — Today, following Tom Perez’s election as DNC Chair and Keith Ellison’s appointment as Deputy Chair, FDP Chair Stephen Bittel released the following statement: “The Democratic Party has strong new leaders in Chair Tom Perez and Deputy Chair Keith Ellison, and we look forward to working with them to rebuild our party from the grassroots up.
Thursday, 22 December 2016 20:36
News Americas, PROVIDENCIALES, Turks and Caicos, Mon. Dec. 19, 2016:It’s official! Turks & Caicos has its first female premier. Sharlene Cartwright Robinson of the People`s Democratic Movement over the weekend received the Proclamation for Premier from the island’s governor H.E Governor John Freeman. The elected Premier is appointed by the governor to serve a 4-year term.
Thursday, 01 December 2016 21:24
Washington, D.C. – Earlier this evening, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the 21st Century Cures Act, a bill co-sponsored and supported by Rep. Carlos Curbelo (FL-26) that would increase choices, access, and quality in the American healthcare system. This legislation also includes significant reforms to America’s mental health system and increased funding to combat opioid abuse.
Tuesday, 29 November 2016 20:16
Today we Cubans arrive at a momentous crossroad in our history. Fidel Castro has died after imposing his will on the Cuban people for more than half a century. As Cubans, this historical moment forces us to consider our own future; and encourages us to put aside our anguish, our differences, and our fear in order to pave the way for a brighter future. Today, we are filled with hope as millions of Cubans look to close this dark chapter of our history and work toward a new future for Cuba.
Tuesday, 29 November 2016 20:01
This Thanksgiving I'm grateful to spend the day with my wife, children, grandchildren, and all of our extended family. I'm also thankful for the people of North and Northeast Florida for placing their trust in me. I'm humbled and grateful to represent them in Washington.
Friday, 25 November 2016 19:16
MIAMI-DADE – Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez and seven returning County Commissioners kicked off new terms at an installation ceremony held on Nov. 22 at the Miami-Dade County Auditorium.
Thursday, 17 November 2016 20:01
Here Are Five Cost-Effective Places You Can Move To In Latin America. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 11, 2016:Millions are still dejected and depressed over the results of Tuesday Nov. 8th. For those ready to pack their bags and leave for a cost effective destination, here are five places in the Americas that the editors of International Living recommend:
Thursday, 17 November 2016 19:48
News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 11, 2016: Caribbean American voters disappointed with the results of the U.S. election are finding some comic relief in “going back home” memes which have popped up across social media. A popular meme making their round with Jamaican Americans is of a plane, overflowing with people with the words: “When Trump Win … Jamaica here we come.”
Friday, 28 October 2016 20:59
The City of Miami Gardens has a new Vice Mayor. At its October 26, 2016, City Council Meeting Councilman Erhabor Ighodaro was appointed by a unanimous vote of his colleagues to service as Vice Mayor for a two year period. Vice Mayor Ighodaro is an educator with a solid background in public management, urban justice, urban education, curricula design and implementation of best practice methodologies, educational public policy and the intervention and resolution of school and community based conflict.
Thursday, 27 October 2016 16:26
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Miami; Oct. 27, 2016) – Raquel Regalado, a candidate for Miami-Dade mayor, filed a complaint Thursday against Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez and Miami-Dade County Supervisor of Elections Christina White for declaratory and injunctive relief. The lawsuit seeks to disqualify Gimenez and void any votes for him in the Nov. 8 election and both Regalado and her attorney will be available at a press conference Thursday morning.
Wednesday, 26 October 2016 18:00
Broward County, FL. (Oct 25, 2016)—The Broward Supervisor of Elections Office is pleased to announce the first day of early voting was historical. Over 31,400 voters cast their ballot on Monday. First day early voting numbers have tripled since 2008. That is the highest number in a single day since the start of early voting in 2004. On Oct. 4th, the office mailed out 173,000 vote by mail ballots. More than 86,000 have been voted and returned.
Wednesday, 26 October 2016 17:28
MIAMI – October 25, 2016 – The Black Owned Media Alliance (BOMA) is pleased to announce their general election recommendations. Organization President, Dexter Bridgeman, says that there is a level of accountability that the Black Media has to oblige. “Here at BOMA, we embrace the opportunity to propose to our community the individuals that we feel will best represent our community. The endorsements we have selected for the general election will assist our community in making an informed decision at the polls.” The candidates are as follows: