News Roundup

  • Hurricane Ida is heading for the Gulf of Mexico. [CBS4]
  • A pilot is dead after crashing his small plane in the Everglades last night. [NBCMiami]
Politics
  • Marco Rubio's record in the State House isn't nearly as conservative as he'd have you believe. It's almost like it's difficult to be a true conservative in this state, because perhaps, the voters of Florida are not truly conservatives. [SPTimes]
  • Rubio also says he's a hard liner on immigration, but blocked a lot of hardline immigration bills as speaker. [SPTimes]
  • Charlie Crist on the effects in conservative circles of his man-hug with Barack Obama: "I don't know that the photograph was helpful." [SPTimes]
Sports
  • Your Miami Hurricanes took care of Virginia, beating them 52-17. [WaPo]
  • Now Randy Shannon is preparing his team for their first win against North Carolina on the road. [PBPost]
  • The Miami Heat delivered the first defeat of the season to the Denver Nuggets 96-88. [UPI]

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Kyle Munzenrieder