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  • Bail appeal for associate of ex-Rep. Rivera

    An associate of former U.S. Rep. David Rivera plans to appeal a judge's ruling denying her release on bail on charges of campaign finance laws.

  • Former Rep. Rivera seeks to retake US House seat

    Former U.S. Rep. David Rivera filed papers Friday to run for his old seat in Congress amid a federal investigation into alleged campaign finance irregularities in the race from two years ago.

  • Ex-Rep. Rivera associate denied bail 2nd time

    A close associate of former U.S. Rep. David Rivera has been denied bail a second time on charges of violating federal campaign finance laws.

  • Sentence off till July for ex-candidate for House

    Sentencing has been delayed until July for a failed South Florida congressional candidate in a campaign finance fraud case with ties to former Rep. David Rivera.

  • No bail for Rivera associate in campaign case

    A federal judge denied bail Friday for an associate of former U.S. Rep. David Rivera in a campaign finance violations case after a prosecutor said the associate used some passport trickery to flee to Nicaragua in the middle of the investigation.

  • Rivera associate says not guilty in election case

    An associate of former U.S. Rep. David Rivera pleaded not guilty Monday to four campaign finance violations involving tens of thousands of dollars in alleged illegal contributions to a previously unknown candidate.

  • Republican operative faces election violations

    A South Florida Republican operative has been arrested and brought back to the United State from Nicaragua, charged with federal election violations with links to former U.S. Rep. David Rivera.

  • Rep. David Rivera, Florida Republican, has introduced a bill to help good students who were brought to the U.S. as children by illegal immigrants and, through no fault of their own, could be deported. (Associated Press)

    Republican offers Dream option for illegals

    Wading directly into the thorny immigration debate, a key House Republican on Wednesday introduced the GOP's first version of the Dream Act in this Congress in a bill that would give a select group of high-achieving illegal immigrants the chance to become U.S. citizens.

  • **FILE** Undocumented college student Jorge Herrera, 18, (center) of Carson, Calif., rallies with students and Dream Act supporters in Los Angeles on Dec. 25, 2010. The Dream Act would have given provisional legal status to illegal immigrants brought to the country as children. (Associated Press)

    Republicans introduce their own version of Dream Act

    Rep. David Rivera on Wednesday introduced the first Republican version of the Dream Act in this Congress which would give a select group of high-achieving illegal immigrant students the chance to stay and study in the U.S.

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  • Democrats already targeting first-term GOP congressmen

    Democrats aren't wasting any time in trying to define first and negatively a crop of House Republicans they want to knock off in 2012, launching new radio and Web ad campaigns in 19 swing districts just under three months after the midterm elections.

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