Jerry Iannelli is Miami New Times' daily-news reporter. He graduated with honors from Temple University. He then earned a master's degree in journalism from Columbia University. He moved to South Florida in 2015.
14 hours ago | Politics
If you want an example of the painfully transactional and conflicted nature of U.S. congressional committee assignments, consider the case of Democratic Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz. The new, Democrat-controlled House of Representatives was sworn...
1 day ago | Politics
Hallandale Beach City Commissioner Anabelle Lima-Taub's career seems to be dangling on thin ice right now, and for good reason. Earlier this month, she claimed online that Michigan Rep. Rashida Tlaib, one of the first two Muslim women ever elected...
1 day ago | Police
The case is one of the biggest black eyes in the history of the Miami-Dade Police Department and State Attorney Katherine Fernandez Rundle's administration. In 2015, local cops, elected officials, and Rundle stood at a podium and declared then-15-...
4 days ago | Lists
A certain subset of (let's be honest: rich and bored) oceanside residents is currently fighting over whether the city should install a big, bright, and sorta dumb-looking LED "welcome" sign at the foot of the Julia Tuttle Causeway. The sign is ind...
4 days ago | Politics
This past November, Florida Republicans, conservative TV pundits, and President Donald Trump fabricated claims of "election-rigging" by two Florida elections supervisors in two of the state's most heavily Democratic counties. Now those same Republ...
5 days ago | Police
The Miami Police Department resembles a middle-school playground. Here's proof. Two brothers who recently won the cop union's elections, Tommy and Matt Reyes, seem to be suggesting someone tied to the election's losers is now fabricating evidence...