Friday, January 21, 2022

Tag: election

Newsbreak November 3, 2021

The race to fill a vacant South Florida seat in the House of Representatives is too close to call. Eric Adams replaces Bill Deblasio...

Coral Gables elects new mayor, but commission races go to runoffs

After more than a year of campaigning, Vice Mayor Vince Lago, 43, will be Coral Gables’ next mayor. He bested Commissioner Pat Keon, 72,...

Miami Shores saw one of its closest municipal elections ever

Tiny Miami Shores hosted an election Tuesday, and the four candidates for the three open positions were separated by razor-thin margins.  Only 139 votes separated...

Young voters turn to social media for political education (includes video...

As the 2020 presidential election comes to an end, we look at the important role social media has played. Platforms like TikTok, Facebook, Instagram...

Que voten los Zetas

Históricamente, los jóvenes han estado subrepresentados en las elecciones estadounidenses, dice Melissa Padrón, estudiante de FIU y a la vez pasante de la organización...

The pandemic has shown social media is a vital tool to...

Social media can motivate young people to go from intending to vote to taking action, according to a study by Tufts University.  Isabel Muir, a...

DACA recipient works with the Joe Biden campaign

Jose Rodriguez was just 13 years old when his family embarked on a journey from Guadalajara, Mexico to the United States in 2003. It...

Democratic socialists in Miami seek a third way

With the 2020 election just weeks away, the local Democratic Socialists of America chapter is reaching out to young voters dissatisfied with both President...

Activists worked to register Florida’s former felons to vote

With the general election just weeks away, Florida’s ex-felons may well be the swing votes that never materialize, said activists. Until yesterday's Oct. 5...

Hundreds gather to seek jobs in Miami elections

Dariel Cardenas was born in Cuba and migrated to the United States when he was 8 years old. He became a citizen at age...