Ana Carbonell

  • Blogs

    May 12, 2011

    Special Election 2011: Who's Making Money

    ​Entering the last two weeks of the special election season, we've compiled a list of the folks who are collecting a steady paycheck from the candidates running for mayor and two county commission seats. The usual suspects are again banking on the business of electioneering. Here are political ope ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2011

    Julio Robaina Shows Off His Anti-Castro Colors In Campaign Report

    Luis Posada Carilles can count on Julio Robaina.​Hialeah Mayor Julio Robaina's political campaign contributed $350 to the Luis Posada Carilles defense fund. Last Friday, the 83-year-old Cuban American and ex-CIA operative was acquitted by an El Paso jury of 11 federal charges. He was accused of ly ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 30, 2011

    Tape Refutes Hialeah Mayor Julio Robaina's Claims He Opposed Marlins Stadium

    Julio Robaina changes positions faster than a Reality Kings porn movie.​Looks like Hialeah Mayor Julio Robaina wants to rewrite history when it comes to his support for the Marlins' stadium sweetheart deal. At last week's Latin Builders Association sponsored mayoral debate, Robaina claimed the st ... More >>

  • News

    November 13, 2008

    Raul Martinez's Popularity Hits Bottom

    Negative campaign ads quash the former Hialeah mayor's quest for Congress.

  • News

    July 26, 2001


    U.S. Rep. Lincoln Diaz-Balart owes the FEC 30 grand for arrogant electioneering. Finally.

  • News

    April 19, 2001

    Voice of a Nation

    Radio and TV Martí are supposed to remain above politics and provide Cubans with unbiased news. This is not a joke; it only seems like one.