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Miami New Times - Politics

Miami Beach Commission Race's Messy Politics

2 days ago

Inside One of Miami's Fake Abortion Clinics

11 days ago

Former Florida Gubernatorial Candidate to Speak at 9/11 Conspiracy Gathering -- By Joshua Ceballos -- While the rest of Miami mourns the 20th anniversary of the terrorist attacks, one event will peddle debunked conspiracy theories.

2 days ago

Florida Republicans Already Planning Texas-Style Abortion Ban -- By Alex DeLuca -- Florida Senate President Wilton Simpson said "there is no question" the state legislature will consider a Texas-style abortion bill.

11 days ago

Surfside Commission Votes Down COVID-19 Testing Site as Cases Spike -- By Michael Majchrowicz -- Though the proposed walk-up site wouldn't have cost the town any money, the five-person council rejected it in a 2-2 vote.

11 days ago

Teachers, Lawmakers Exhale After Judge Quashes Anti-Mask Order -- By Michael Majchrowicz and Alex DeLuca -- A Florida judge on Friday ruled that Gov. Ron DeSantis' executive order banning mask mandates was overreaching.

16 days ago

Uncle Luke: I Want to Run for Florida Governor -- By Luther Campbell -- Luther Campbell is mulling a campaign for Florida governor.

18 days ago

Mobile Billboard Driving Around UM Calls for Alex Azar's Firing -- By Joshua Ceballos -- A new mobile billboard from a watchdog group calls on the University of Miami to fire former Trump official Alex Azar.

3 days ago

Fabian Basabe Booted From Democratic LGBTQ Caucus Conference -- By Michael Majchrowicz -- The former "it" boy and Miami Beach commission candidate was removed from a Florida LGBTQ Democratic Caucus event.

1 month ago

UM Students Outraged by Former Trump Official Alex Azar's Hire -- By Joshua Ceballos -- The University of Miami's hire of former Trump Health Secretary Alex Azar has outraged some students and faculty.

1 month ago

Vice City Rift: Division in Miami Proud Boys Chapter Leads to Membership Split -- By Joshua Ceballos -- An internal conflict within the Miami chapter of the Proud Boys has caused a split among the ranks, leaving two Proud Boys groups vying for Miami territory.

1 month ago

The Mayor Who Cried Communism: Coral Gables City Commission Kills Popular Public Art Project -- By Jessica Baran -- Coral Gables city officials censor a public art project out of existence.

1 month ago

Giuliani Likens "Patria y Vida" Arrest to Trump Impeachment Trial -- By Joshua Ceballos -- In an interview with New Times, Rudy Giuliani compares Cuban government repression to Trump's impeachment.

1 month ago

Here Are the Five South Florida Men Linked to the Assassination of Haitian President Jovenel Moïse -- By Joshua Ceballos -- Five South Florida men have been implicated in the international investigation.

1 month ago

Before Condo Collapse, Surfside's Government Was Prone to Petty Squabbles and Political Drama -- By Joshua Ceballos -- Before the condo collapse thrust Surfside into the national spotlight, its town hall was rife with political infighting.

1 month ago

Pot Discussion Sparks Up: Nikki Fried High on Federal Legal Weed Legislation -- By Joshua Ceballos -- A new proposal from Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer would legalize weed at the federal level. What might that mean for Florida?

1 month ago

Fox & Friends to Broadcast Live from Versailles Friday Morning -- By Laine Doss -- As is always the case when Cuba makes news, the venerable Calle Ocho restaurant is abuzz with activity.

1 month ago

Video: Miami Police Chief Clashes With Proud Boys Member at Cuba Protest -- By Joshua Ceballos -- Miami Police Chief Art Acevedo says he deserves a reprimand for calling a Proud Boys member a "fool" during a Cuban-American solidarity protest.

2 months ago

"Burn in Hell, Fidel": Miami Ice Cream Parlors Scream for a Free Cuba UPDATED -- By Laine Doss -- Cuban-Americans in Miami are responding to protests on the island in myriad ways.

2 months ago

College Journalists Say Desantis' Survey of "Viewpoint Diversity" Could Hurt Student Media -- By Natalia Galicza -- HB 233's potential threat to student journalism could materialize in a matter of months.

2 months ago

Fans Ejected From Miami Marlins Game After Hanging Proud Boys Flag -- By Jessica Lipscomb -- The names of the five fans who were ejected are unknown at this time.

2 months ago

OAN, Trump's Favorite Fake News Network, Is Expanding in Florida -- By Alexi C. Cardona -- Florida might have a new addition to its press corps.

2 months ago