Articles in Category: 'Jose Felix Diaz'

By: Kevin Derby | Posted: March 8, 2014 3:55 AM

The Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) met this week and, as usual, it had a distinctly Florida feel. U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., was one of the featured speakers. Rubio, a possible Republican presidential candidate in 2016, focused on foreign policy, especially the crises in Ukraine and Venezuela. Veteran Republican strategist Matt Schlapp introduced Rubio.

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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: June 25, 2013 3:55 AM

What an irresistible character heart-on-his-sleeve Stephen Ross is. The billionaire Miami Dolphins owner came out swinging this month, declaring war on every Florida politician who voted to reject an economic opportunity like ... oh, let's see ... getting tourists to pay for an overhaul of the Dolphins' aging stadium, maybe?

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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: June 8, 2010 12:52 AM

With Rep. J.C. Planas, R-Miami, retiring from the House because of term limits, a fight is shaping up to replace him with three candidates who have hit the ground running. Two Republicans and a Democrat sparring in the 115th House District have posted impressive -- even jaw-dropping -- fund-raising figures at the end of the first quarter of 2010.

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