Keeping Up With Cava
Daniella Levine Cava is just like you.

That is, if you’re worth at least $3 million, were born an heir to a wealthy New York family, and grew living and traveling in nations around the globe. The truth is that while she pretends to be one of us, Cava is the richest official in Miami-Dade government.

Use this site to keep up with her latest adventures.

April 6, 2018

Should Miami-Dade commissioners make $100,000 a year? Voters may decide … again.

Miami-Dade may try again to give its commissioners a significant raise and pay the 13 elected officials nearly $100,000 a year. That’s a whopping increase from the current $6,000-a-year stipend — a 1,566 percent raise, actually. That level of full-time compensation would bring Miami-Dade in line with other local governments, […]
February 9, 2018

Why Not A Bridge?

This piece was originally published by The Miami Herald on February 9, 2018. Miami-Dade has a traffic problem, no doubt. And it’s incumbent upon county officials to take all reasonable measures to alleviate that problem. The letter writer who defended Commissioner Daniella Levine Cava blocking approval of the proposed bridge […]
October 20, 2017

Cava Should Take Responsibility for County’s Failed Hurricane Response

It is often said that hindsight is 20/20 and Monday morning quarterbacks never throw an interception. On September 27, 2017, Commissioner Daniella Levine Cava held a tele-town hall to discuss Hurricane Irma response by Miami-Dade County. During the hour long tele conference, Commissioner Levine Cava was familiar with all of […]
August 4, 2017

Crime Running Rampant Under Cava’s Watch

July 21, 2017

Cava Cares More About What Happens In Paris Than the Safety of the Residents of District 8

The residents of District 8 deserve to feel safe in their homes. In the last month alone, there has been an almost 20% increase in crimes in the district, including a 400% increase in forcible sex offenses. This is horrifying. Where was Commissioner Cava this last month? She has the […]
June 2, 2017

Why did Levine Cava change her name to run for office?

Why did Levine Cava change her name to run for office? So you would think she spoke Spanish! Did you assume Daniella Levine Cava was Hispanic? Because that was her intention. In 2014, prior to the County Commission election, Daniella Levine became Daniella Levine Cava. Why, after so many decades […]
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