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Conexión Miami

Conexion Miami / Cuban drug against cancer interests Tampa researchers

Conexion Miami / Cuban drug against cancer interests Tampa researchers

This week Conexion Miami explores another Jeb Bush conflict of interest and also brings you news from Tampa and the advances being made with a new Cuban drug called CimaVax. There’s also news on Hillary, marijuana and online gambling.

Conexion Miami / Florida, oil and its ecosystems

Conexion Miami / Florida, oil and its ecosystems

Bob Menendez, the Miami-Dade mayor’s race, HIV on the rise in Florida, Charlie Crist on the comeback trail, Rep. David Jolly and charter schools are all discussed in this week’s Conexion.

Conexion Miami / Plutocracy, and there’s money to prove it

Conexion Miami / Plutocracy, and there’s money to prove it

There are PACs, super PACs, cash under the table, and actual contributions to the candidates.

Conexion Miami / Miami’s newest clown act

Conexion Miami / Miami’s newest clown act

Miami never lacks drama. Last week it was New York carpetbagger turned presidential aspirant (we’re still rolling in the sand with laughter aimed at him) Donald Trump.

Conexion Miami / Marco’s $pending still a problem

Conexion Miami / Marco’s $pending still a problem

Marco Rubio’s penchant for spending money that does not belong to him on himself and his family keeps biting him in the butt.

Conexion Miami / Refusing to expand Medicaid

Conexion Miami / Refusing to expand Medicaid

The personal finance website WalletHub released its list of 2015’s Best & Worst Cities for Summer Travel and it turns out, according to them, Florida, Texas and Oklahoma are home to the top summer destinations in the U.S., each with at least two cities in the top 15.

Conexion Miami / Miami at the center of the FIFA scandal

Conexion Miami / Miami at the center of the FIFA scandal

The Florida Center for Investigative Reporting reports that as news spread of the massive racketeering and corruption indictment against 14 top world soccer executives it didn’t take long for a direct connection to Miami to emerge.

Conexion Miami/ Clinton and Obama in Florida this week

Conexion Miami/ Clinton and Obama in Florida this week

Hillary Clinton and President Obama will be in Florida this week. Obama holds two Miami fundraisers Wednesday and makes a public appearance at the National Hurricane Center on Thursday.

Conexion Miami / Lopez-Cantera: Miami’s latest illusionist 

Conexion Miami / Lopez-Cantera: Miami’s latest illusionist 

The latest in a long ling of Miami illusionists wants Marco Rubio’s senate seat. It must be the water in Miami…

Conexion Miami / The growing Braman (political) empire 

Conexion Miami / The growing Braman (political) empire 

Dario Moreno, who oversaw the university center where Mr. Rubio worked and who taught classes with him, confirmed that Mr. Rubio had raised the money from Mr. Braman.” And later they say money can’t buy everything…

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