Ros-Lehtinen, leading Republican moderate, says she will not seek reelection - Washington Post

One of the most influential Cuban Americans in Congress announced that she will retire next year rather than seek reelection in an evolving South Florida district that once helped launch prominent Florida Republicans but is now moving toward Democrats.

Hundreds brave LA heat in hope of getting 'Hamilton' tickets - WZVN-TV

U.S. Senate candidate and ex-Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore is putting his own spin on President Donald Trump's populist slogan "Make America Great Again.".More >>. U.S. Senate candidate and ex-Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore is putting his own ...

The Life and Times of Ileana Ros-Lehtinen - Miami Herald

From the start, and even before the hyphen, Ileana Ros-Lehtinen shattered glass ceilings. She was the first Hispanic woman elected to the Florida House and Senate, and the first state lawmaker to serve while expecting. She also became the first ...

US Rep. Ros-Lehtinen, First Cuban-American Elected to Congress, Retiring Next Year - NPR

U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, the first Cuban-American elected to Congress and the first congressional Republican to publicly support marriage equality, is retiring next year at the end of her term. Ros-Lehtinen, 64, will have spent almost three ...

Ros-Lehtinen to retire after 'trailblazing' career - WJXT Jacksonville

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - After more than three decades representing South Florida in Washington and Tallahassee, Republican Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen announced Sunday she will not run for another term in 2018. The announcement, reported by ...

Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen Retiring - South Florida Caribbean News

It's not surprising that moderate Republicans are retiring as their party no longer represents American families, but a Trump-style political platform that is divisive and only benefits the politically connected or the very wealthy. In the upcoming ...

'Winning Isn't Everything': Longtime Florida Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen Retiring in 2018 - Fortune

Florida Republican Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, the first Hispanic woman to serve in Congress, is retiring after 38 years in public service, citing "a personal decision based on personal considerations." "The most difficult challenge is not to ...

1st Cuban-American Elected to Congress Announces Retirement - NBC New York

NBC 6's Jackie Nespral has a preview of her interview with US Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen about the Trump Administration's transgender guidelines scheduled to air Sunday at 9:30am on Impact with Jackie Nespral. (Published Friday, Feb. 24, 2017).

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, first Cuban-American in Congress, to retire - UPI.com

April 30 (UPI) -- Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, the first Cuban-American elected to Congress, announced Sunday she is retiring at the end of her term in 2018 after nearly 28 years in the House of Representatives. Ros-Lehtinen, 64, has the longest seniority in ...

Republican lawmaker Ros-Lehtinen, a Trump critic, to retire - Daily Globe

U.S. Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL) speaks with Reuters at her office in Miami November 10, 2010. REUTERS/Joe Skipper. WASHINGTON - U.S. Representative Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, a moderate Republican from South Florida who has been ...

Local, State and National Politicians Praise Ileana Ros-Lehtinen After Retirement Announcement - NBC 6 South Florida

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Rep. Ros-Lehtinen, 1st Cuban-American in Congress, to retire - KFDA

By TAMARA LUSH Associated Press. U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen of Florida, the first Cuban-American elected to Congress, is retiring at the end of her term next year, saying it's time to move on after 38 years in office. The 64-year-old Republican was ...

Rep. Ros-Lehtinen, first Cuban-American in Congress, to retire - WESH Orlando

Florida Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, a Republican who was the first Cuban-American elected to Congress, is retiring after 38 years. Advertisement. The 64-year-old Ros-Lehtinen announced her decision to retire Sunday in an interview with the Miami Herald's ...

Ilena Ros-Lehtinen: Longtime Florida rep to retire from Congress - Fox News

Florida Republican Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen is retiring from Congress, Fox News learned Sunday. Ros-Lehtinen has been a House member since 1989 and will not seek re-election next year. She is a former chairwoman of the House Committee on Foreign ...

The Latest: Congresswoman explains why she's retiring - SFGate

MIAMI (AP) — The Latest on the retirement of Florida Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (all times local):. 3 p.m.. U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen of Florida is explaining her decision to retirement in a long piece in The Miami Herald. The piece was ...

Replacing Ros-Lehtinen: Who's in and who's out (so far) - Miami Herald

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen's announcement Sunday that she won't seek re-election means a congressional swing district that has essentially been locked up for three decades for the Republican Party will now be up for grabs. No sooner had she announced her ...

The Latest: Politicians react to congresswoman's retirement - Washington Times

FILE - In this Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015, file photo, U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, R-Fla., center, listens to a question from the media as she is joined by U.S. Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, R-Fla., right, and his brother, former Congressman Lincoln ...

Dems inch closer to House takeover with Miami Republican's retirement - Miami Herald

Democrats could hardly contain their joy at the unexpected retirement announcement by Florida Republican Ileana Ros-Lehtinen on Sunday, and even Republicans had to admit it will be hard for them to hold that Miami-area seat in 2018. Ros-Lehtinen, a ...

Ros-Lehtinen served all of Miami-Dade well - Miami Herald

Yes, long-time Cuban-American Miami Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen mattered - for all of Miami-Dade, not only for a political career full of firsts and her well-documented political fight against Fidel, then Raul Castro. She was a substantive local ...

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen to retire in 2018 - Washington Blade

U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-Fla.), center, speaks at a Capitol Hill press conference in July 2015. She told the Miami Herald on April 30, 2017, that she will retire from Congress in 2018. (Washington Blade photo by Michael Key). U.S. Rep. Ileana ...