Ed Marquez

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    November 4, 2011

    Here's a List of 3,125 County Employees Who Made Six Figures This Year

    Has Carlos Gimenez changed Carlos Alvarez's big-spendin' ways?‚ÄčLet's take a moment to remember back to the distant past. Cue the theremins. The time: Last November. The place: Miami-Dade. The conflict: County residents enraged over the economic free fall are close to recalling Mayor Carlos Alvarez ... More >>

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    January 25, 2001

    Dan Ricker Wants You!

    He's Miami's premier citizen advocate. He attends scads of boring meetings so you don't have to. He's on a mission. And he's going broke in the process.

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    July 23, 1998

    Don't Call Me a Lobbyist!

    Even though my name is Chris Korge and Alex Penelas is my best buddy and all the commissioners are indebted to me and I guarantee you'll get that fat county contract

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    June 25, 1998

    The Don

    Adrift in Miami's fierce political maelstrom, Donald Warshaw is one cool customer

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    December 4, 1997

    It's Lonely at the Top

    In the first weeks of his administration, Xavier Suarez isn't making many new friends, and he's not influencing many people either

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    December 4, 1997

    The Waiting Game

    After more than a year, Commissioner James Burke may finally learn what lies ahead: Prosecution or exoneration

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    July 17, 1997

    Flunk Out

    Dade County's school district may have its own police department, but law enforcement experts say it doesn't come close to making the grade

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    May 29, 1997

    Quit Your Bellyachin'!

    The City of Miami's version of the EEOC hasn't upheld a discrimination claim in years

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    March 13, 1997
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    February 20, 1997

    They Owe It All to Odio

    Miami's infamous ex-city manager hired more than 100 staffers entirely at his own discretion. Guess who's paying them.

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    January 16, 1997

    Guess Who's Coming Back to Dinner Key?

    In the waning rounds of the Dinner Key boat yard brawl, a third heavyweight returns to the ring

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    January 9, 1997

    It's Official: Miami Is Now a Charity Case

    Diehard fans of the Magic City open their hearts -- and their checkbooks

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    January 26, 1995

    Dade Divided

    One person won the job of county chief executive. But in the end, everybody lost.

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    March 10, 1993

    See Joey Run

    Six things you might want to consider before casting your vote for Joe Gersten