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Lincoln Gabriel Diaz-Balart Dead At 29

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.20.2013 | Latino Voices

Lincoln Gabriel Diaz-Balart, nephew of U.S. Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart (R-Fla.), died Sunday at the age of 29, The Miami Herald reports. Diaz-Balart was t...

Cristina Costantini

Latino Republicans Abandon Key 'Latino Issues' To Endorse Romney In Florida

HuffingtonPost.com | Cristina Costantini | Posted 03.27.2012 | Latino Voices

As GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney gears up for the Florida primary, he has garnered endorsements from a few of the state's key Hispanic politi...

Elise Foley

Mitt Romney Backers, In Spanish-Language Ad, Say He Will Fight Castro, Chavez

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 01.23.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney's presidential campaign released another Spanish-language radio ad in Florida, touting endorsements from Cuban-American Florida Reps. Mari...

Ray Sanchez

Miami's Cuban Exiles: Chasm Between The Leadership and Newer Arrivals Widens

HuffingtonPost.com | Ray Sanchez | Posted 12.06.2011 | Miami

Mitt Romney appeared amid crates of tropical guava paste and coconut water at Conchita Foods, a Florida family-run business founded by Cuban exiles --...

Weekly Diaspora: Boycotting Arizona

The Media Consortium | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
The Media Consortium

by Erin Rosa, Media Consortium blogger Anti-immigrant fervor could be more costly than Arizona lawmakers expected. Thanks to SB 1070, a new law that r...

Lincoln Diaz-Balart To Retire: Florida GOP Rep Will End Congressional Career

The Washington Post | Chris Cillizza | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Florida Republican Rep. Lincoln Diaz-Balart will call it quits today, retiring after nine terms representing a heavily Cuban-American district in the ...

Charlie Crist Endorsements Withdrawn By Two Republican Congressmen

AP | Lesley Clark | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

MIAMI — Lately, Florida Gov. Charlie Crist has been having a tough time in his bid for U.S. Senate, and he's experienced another setback. U.S. ...

The Significance of the Diaz-Balarts' "Un-Endorsement" of Charlie Crist

Sergio Bendixen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sergio Bendixen

Call me naïve or an idealist, but endorsements should be based on merits, issues and convictions, not political favors. Our country and community deserve better.

Democratic Efforts, Celebrity and Grassroots, Paying Off In Florida

Ron Levitt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Ron Levitt

The intensity and variety of the Democratic Party efforts and their ground-level quality here are partly what gives the illusion that they are working independently. But they are being coordinated in Tallahassee.

2008 Florida CD-21 General Election:
Diaz-Balart (R-i) vs Martinez (D)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

FL-21: Diaz-Balart vs Martinez

Two Florida Republican Reps In Danger

McClatchy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A new poll suggests that two Republican members of Congress from Miami are facing a tight race from their Democratic challengers -- the first signific...

Barack Obama, Comunista y Terrorista? / Communist and Terrorist?

David Paul Appell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Paul Appell

The U.S. doesn't have to embrace Cuba at this time, but we do need to engage, because if we don't evolve too, history won't absolve us. Obama understands this.