Socialize

FacebookTwitterYoutube
Barking at Politicians
Ed MacDougall to Carlos Curbelo: ‘Come clean’ or I back Joe

Ed MacDougall to Carlos Curbelo: ‘Come clean’ or I back Joe

Cuter Bay Mayor Ed “Mac” MacDougall has no hard feelings after losing the Republican primary for the congressional district 26 race last month. Really. And considering he was…

James Beard finds bump on the road to Gables City Manager

James Beard finds bump on the road to Gables City Manager

Does Coral Gables have a new city manager? Maybe. Maybe not. City Commissioners chose a new top administrator last week, but a routine background check turned up a 2011…

FL26 congressional race goes from local to national themes

FL26 congressional race goes from local to national themes

There is no debate date set yet between the two candidates in what has been deemed as one of the most closely watched and flippable congressional races in…

Fresh Colada

Fight! PBA and county meet today to discuss contract

Fight! PBA and county meet today to discuss contract

It’s not like she’s going to need Kevlar, but Miami-Dade County Human Resources Director Arlene…

Add First Lady to list of Dem VIPs to stump for Charlie Crist

Add First Lady to list of Dem VIPs to stump for Charlie Crist

Traffic is going to be Game Day miserable Friday afternoon around SunLife Stadium, but not…

‘Fangate’ becomes campaign fodder in Crist vs Scott race

‘Fangate’ becomes campaign fodder in Crist vs Scott race

An electric fan? Really? That’s what everybody wants to talk about today? It’s not like…

Carlos Curbelo client list could include Venezuelan insider

Carlos Curbelo client list could include Venezuelan insider

A little more than a year ago, when Doral Mayor Luigi Boria was facing a…

Daniella Levine Cava meets with commission mates

Daniella Levine Cava meets with commission mates

Freshly chosen Miami-Dade Commissioner-Elect Daniella Levine Cava seemingly can’t wait to get started. She’s not…

Michael Pizzi to Rick Scott: ‘Read the law and unsuspend me’

Michael Pizzi to Rick Scott: ‘Read the law and unsuspend me’

UPDATED: Miami Lakes former Mayor Michael “Muscles” Pizzi, who has been rebuffed twice now by…

Sniffing the Issues

Mayor, Miami Heat bait and switch to ‘better deal’ for who?

Mayor, Miami Heat bait and switch to ‘better deal’ for who?

One after the other, Miami-Dade Commissioners who voted in favor of a new agreement with the Miami Heat owners for the operation and maintenance of the AmericanAirlines Arena…

Carlos Gimenez wants 10% less pay for workers, other cuts

Carlos Gimenez wants 10% less pay for workers, other cuts

Some call it payback for the 5% loss and the veto override that arguably strained some of his already-limited ability to negotiate with the county employee unions, but…

State Attorney must recuse herself in AB probe

State Attorney must recuse herself in AB probe

Ladra suspects Miami-Dade State Attorney Kathy Fernandez-Rundle won’t move on those boleteras caught red-handed in Hialeah last week with not three, not four, not 12 but 19 absentee…

Gimenez dodges questions, tarnishes his brand

Gimenez dodges questions, tarnishes his brand

As law enforcement lags in its actions on the case of two women caught red-handed reaping absentee ballots in Hialeah last week — even after El Nuevo Herald…

Biting Commentary

SOS Venezuela: A trendy 2014 Florida campaign theme

SOS Venezuela: A trendy 2014 Florida campaign theme

Florida Gov. Rick Scott and Lieutenant Gov. Carlos Lopez-Cantera joined the bevy of local electeds to blast the Venezuelan government’s crackdown…

‘Crazy’ Joe Carollo raises Doral’s loony level even more

‘Crazy’ Joe Carollo raises Doral’s loony level even more

The internal turmoil in the city of Doral reached a new height — or low, actually — on Wednesday when City…

State Attorney must recuse herself in AB probe

State Attorney must recuse herself in AB probe

Ladra suspects Miami-Dade State Attorney Kathy Fernandez-Rundle won’t move on those boleteras caught red-handed in Hialeah last week with not three,…

Fresh Colada

Fight! PBA and county meet today to discuss contract

It’s not like she’s going to need Kevlar, but Miami-Dade County Human Resources Director Arlene Cuellar might want to bring some extra chutzpah and a sense of…

Miami Voice

‘Neutral’ activist worked for mayor

The chairwoman of the Miami Voice recall PAC, Vanessa Brito, has repeatedly said she was going to stay neutral in the mayoral race and has been made…

Miami-Dade Mayor

Mayor, Miami Heat bait and switch to ‘better deal’ for who?

One after the other, Miami-Dade Commissioners who voted in favor of a new agreement with the Miami Heat owners for the operation and maintenance of the AmericanAirlines…

Hialeah

Hialeah political machine behind judicial hopeful

She threatened to get involved in the county’s judicial races and now Absentee Ballot Queen Sasha Tirador has made good on that. But she is not the…

Miami-Dade Budget

Budget breakfast for Bovo & Seijas

Breakfast came with a side of budget matters Tuesday morning for a new county elected and his predecessor at a Miami Lakes Latin American cafeteria — and…

Miami District 2

Miami campaigner taints process

The political advisor of a LGBT group that intends to make endorsements in the Miami city elections is also the campaign manager for one of the candidates.…

Hialeah Election

Hialeah council losers not ghosts

While all eyes are on the possible mayoral endorsement in the Hialeah runoff election and who former State Sen. Rudy Garcia — the third place finisher —…

Recall

County commission races bore without Braman

In addition to the District 11 county commission seat left by Chairman Joe Martinez to run for mayor, there are six other commission seats up for re-election…

Hispanicize Wire News

Sign up for our Daily Cortadito!

* = required field

powered by MailChimp!

Like and Follow Us

TwitterFacebookYoutube