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Local 10: “This Week in South Florida: Jose Javier Rodriguez”

One of the down-ballot races that attracted a lot of attention is for the state senate in Miami-Dade County’s District 37. Incumbent Jose Javier Rodriguez is facing an aggressive challenge from a founder of Latinas For Trump. His challenger is Ileana Garcia, who is running ads trying to link Rodriguez with socialist movements in Latin …

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Miami Herald: “Pro-Biden caravan snakes its way through Miami, ends with a visit from ‘Fauci’ the dog”

Under dark, cloudy skies, large crowds of Joe Biden supporters set up shop Sunday afternoon hoping their message echoed across Miami-Dade County. As a campaign banner dangled from the top of a crane that towered over a parking lot near Tropical Park in Southwest Miami-Dade, hundreds of people cheered as a 2,000-vehicle caravan arrived. The …

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The Center Square: “Democrats strike first in effort to overhaul Florida’s maligned unemployment system”

The COVID-19 pandemic has clouded many national and state policy decisions since it emerged, but in Florida, the coronavirus outbreak has exposed at least one glaring truth: the unemployment system needs an overhaul. The signal event was the collapse of Florida’s unemployment website in March, when the state’s unemployment rate tripled to 12.9 percent. The …

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Miami Herald: “Senate District 37 race enters its final stretch. Here’s what you need to know.”

Democratic Sen. Jose Javier Rodriguez, a Miami attorney who has long pushed to address climate change in the Florida Legislature, is facing a challenge from Latinas for Trump founder Ileana Garcia as he seeks reelection in November. The battle to represent Senate District 37, though very much a local race, is borrowing from national politics …

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Telemundo: “Personas recibieron más dinero del debido por desempleo”

El Departamento de Oportunidades Económicas de la Florida ha reconocido que habría enviado dinero de más a algunas personas que hicieron solicitudes de ayuda por desempleo retroactivas. Annette Tadeo, senadora estatal (d) de Florida, dice: “Si hay algún error, hay que arreglarlo. Pero… ¿Tienen tiempo para para ir detrás de esa gente desempleada para que …

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NBC Miami: “State Lawmakers Push for Unemployment Reforms in Florida”

Democratic state lawmakers announced Thursday they would propose legislation to reform Florida’s unemployment system in the next legislative session.  The proposed bill is calling for a number of changes such as increasing the weekly benefits amount, extending the amount of weeks people can collect, and requiring the state’s unemployment agency to determine a claimant’s eligibility …

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Tampa Bay Times: “Democrats push to overhaul Florida’s unemployment system”

The proposal would increase benefits to $500 per week and impose an important deadline on the state’s jobless agency.  Democratic lawmakers on Thursday announced they will propose a major overhaul to the state’s broken unemployment system that includes nearly doubling weekly benefits and tripling the number of weeks someone could receive those benefits. Maximum weekly …

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Florida Politics: “‘What manner of man would do this?’ Dems blast Donald Trump, Mike Pence over stalled COVID-19 relief bill”

Florida Democrats are hammering the Donald Trump administration after the President stated last night he was looking to end negotiations on a new COVID-19 relief package. “I have instructed my representatives to stop negotiating until after the election when, immediately after I win, we will pass a major Stimulus Bill that focuses on hardworking Americans and Small Business,” Trump wrote …

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Florida Politics: “Four Miami-Dade County Commissioners back José Javier Rodríguez reelection”

The group includes County mayoral candidate Daniella Levine Cava. Four Miami-Dade County Commissioners, including mayoral candidate Daniella Levine Cava, are endorsing Democratic Sen. José Javier Rodríguez in his Senate District 37 reelection bid. Sen. Rodríguez is competing against Republican Ileana Garcia and non-party affiliated candidate Alex Rodriguez in that contest. The Senator secured support Wednesday from Miami-Dade County Board Chairwoman Audrey Edmonson of District …

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WCJB: “Floridians Face Evictions and Power Cutoffs in October”

Floridians are facing a double whammy going into October. One of the state’s largest energy providers is moving forward with power cutoffs and the state’s eviction moratorium expired. If you’re behind on rent, you’ll likely have to pay up now that the state’s eviction moratorium has expired. “Over 660,000 Florida residents or renters are at …

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