Miami-Dade's most coveted political prize is the chairman's Throne of Power. Those who dare to seek it must navigate the Swamp of Secrecy, endure the Guild of the Greased Palm, and avoid exposure by the Orb of Light
The county mayor’s race is bumper-to-bumper with hopefuls, but a former traffic reporter thinks he has a shot.
Greed, thievery, corruption, and betrayal -- the sordid tale of Miriam Alonso's downfall
He billed himself as a reformer, but a close look at Alex Penelas's record reveals a politician more in tune with ambition than innovation
Rosie Heffernan's students are no dummies when it comes to the U.S. Constitution -- as their parents are learning
MIA's ear-splitting flight paths have local residents ready to take flight
If you're a political candidate with big ideas and little cash, the first call you make is to Irene Secada
In Miami breaking bread has become an intricate part of breaking the law
If racial strife and political bickering were crimes, the entire staff of Dade County's corrections department would be locked up
The most lucrative contract in the history of Miami International Airport is about to be awarded to one lucky company
You say you haven't got a cellular phone? Heck, you own hundreds of 'em! And right now some local bureaucrat is using one to make a hairdressing appointment.
You're a very important person. Someone with influence. A big-shot bureaucrat. A friggin' Dade County Commissioner! And when you travel, you expect those airlines to understand that you want to go first class all the way.
The Case of the Invisible Candidate takes on a few astounding convolutions
, The 107th District state House race provides a mystery worthy of Dashiell Hammett
The county commission awards a contract for unmarked police cruisers and scores bit. The tally so far: Higher costs, a lawsuit, and not enough cars.
Election night with Steve Clark, Miriam Alonso, and Raul Martinez
Six things you might want to consider before casting your vote for Joe Gersten