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File photo of President Barack Obama. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

In Fla., President Obama Calls For Equal Pay For Women

President Barack Obama is blending his economic and political pitches by calling for equal pay for women and for Congress to pass more family-friendly workplace policies.

03/20/2014

Melvin Morris's citation comes after a decade-long review of minorities who may have been passed over for the U.S. military's highest honor. (Getty Images)

Man Shocked To Learn He’s Awarded Medal Of Honor

Vietnam veteran Melvin Morris was one of the first “green berets” and volunteered two tours in Vietnam.

CBS Tampa–02/22/2014

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Three Glaring Changes Needed To Fix Obamacare

Some immediate fixes can address problems that are becoming evident as provisions of the new law take effect.

CBS Tampa–11/18/2013

File photo of President Barack Obama playing golf. (Photo by Matthew Healey-Pool/Getty Images)

President Obama Golfing At Famous ‘Caddyshack’ Course In Florida

President Barack Obama is hitting the greens with a former NBA star at the private Florida golf club where “Caddyshack” was filmed.

CBS Tampa–11/09/2013

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Insurers, Hospitals Coming Up With New Ways To Cut Costs From Buying Services In Bulk Under ‘Obamacare’

As health care costs rise in Florida, insurers and hospitals vested in the success of the Affordable Care Act, are coming up with new ways to cut costs from buying services in bulk and piloting programs to lowering hospital readmission rates and limiting the number of doctors within a plan’s network.

08/28/2013

Rafael Cruz, father of Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, introduces his son during a town hall meeting hosted by Heritage Action For America at the Hilton Anatole on Aug. 20, 2013 in Dallas, Texas. (credit: Brandon Wade/Getty Images)

Sen. Cruz’s Father: ‘Through The Ballot Box We Can Make Them Shake In Their Boots’

Opponents and proponents of the federal health care law squared off in Tampa on Wednesday, portraying the impending insurance changes as either a massive disaster or the necessary savior of America’s health.

08/22/2013

File photo of Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Rubio’s Name Elicits Boos, Catcalls At Tea Party Rallies

On a recent swing through the most conservative parts of his state, Sen. Marco Rubio told a packed banquet hall at the St. Andrews Bay Yacht Club that major policy issues were threatening the American dream: onerous taxes, burdensome regulations — and, above all, President Barack Obama’s health care law.

08/20/2013

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Obama: Progress Made On Disability Claims Backlog

President Barack Obama assured disabled veterans Saturday that his administration is making progress on reducing a backlog of disability claims and said the number of requests for assistance has fallen by nearly one-fifth since peaking at more than 600,000 just a few months ago.

CBS Tampa–08/10/2013

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Gov. Rick Scott Asks Obama To Stop Air Controller Furloughs

Governor Rick Scott is asking President Obama to stop the furlough of air traffic controllers which were ordered to achieve spending cuts required by Congress.

04/21/2013

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President Obama Continues Tourney Tradition, Reveals His NCAA Bracket

In 2012, President Obama’s men’s bracket ranked 2,347,421 out of 6.45 million entries, placing him in the 63.6th percentile.

03/20/2013

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