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With Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen's retirement, the good news for Democrats just keeps coming - Washington Post

Democrats performed 20 points better in a Kansas special election in a deep red congressional district. They very nearly won outright another special election in suburban Atlanta. Republicans are spending millions to try to hold onto a seat in a ...and more »

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen to retire from Congress - Miami Herald

U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, the dean of the Florida legislative delegation and 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 more than 35 years in elected office. “It's ...and more »

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 ...and more »

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

Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, pictured right, announced Sunday that she'll retire from Congress at the end of her term next year. In this 2016 photo, Ros-Lehtinen, puts heart glasses on a dog at the ASPCA's Paws for Love Valentine's Day pet adoption event ...and more »

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

Washington (CNN) Florida Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, a Republican who was the first Cuban-American elected to Congress, is retiring after 38 years -- handing Democrats a major opening to pick off a GOP-held seat. The 64-year-old Ros-Lehtinen announced ...and more »

Miami GOP seeks unicorn candidate to save Dem-trending Ros-Lehtinen seat - Politico

Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen's surprise announcement that she's quitting Congress has left the GOP with a needle-in-the-haystack problem: finding a socially moderate Republican in a party where they're in short supply. And even if Republicans find the ...and more »

Ileana 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. ADVERTISEMENT. 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 ...and more »

Florida's Ros-Lehtinen to retire from Congress - Politico

U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, Florida's longest-serving member of Congress and political godmother to Miami Republicans, is quitting Congress after nearly four decades in office, providing Democrats a prime opportunity to pick up a seat that heavily ...and more »

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 reelection 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 ...and more »

Why Democrats' Chances of Winning the House Just Got Better - NBCNews.com

As Democrats hunt for the 24 seats they need win back the House next year, a congressional district in Miami just shot to the top of their list thanks to Republican Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen's decision to retire from a seat she's held for nearly three ...and more »