When I first announced 18 months ago that I would run for mayor of Miami-Dade County, I said it would be an uphill battle. I told everyone we were David fighting Goliath.
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.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Miami; Oct. 27, 2016) â€“ 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.
Broward County, FL. (Oct 25, 2016)â€”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.