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American Inauguration, Always a Bargain

January 18, 2013 - 6:00pm

This is the time I should be grousing about the cost of a second-term liberal president's inauguration. Have at those hypocritical Democrats, right? Wrong. I'm not going to do it.

Other Conservative States Look to Follow No-State-Income-Tax Florida

January 14, 2013 - 6:00pm

Are Florida's leaders taking the state in the right direction?Grover Norquist, head of the Washington-based anti-tax lobbying group Americans for Tax Reform, answers that question in a single word: "Absolutely."

But, he cautions, watch out, Florida: "Other conservative states are giving you some competition."

You Were Right, Rick Scott: Florida Can't Hide from Abysmal STEM Rankings

January 13, 2013 - 6:00pm

Sorry, anthropology defenders, but Gov. Rick Scott was right 15 months ago about the college degrees needed in the 21st century marketplace. And he's so right today.

Grover Norquist: Fiscal-Cliff Compromise a Honey of a Win for Republicans, Taxpayers

January 10, 2013 - 6:00pm

Grover Norquist, labeled by MSNBC "the most influential man in America who doesn't sleep in the White House," said Thursday, no question about it, the House's 13th-hour fiscal-cliff compromise was a "colossal victory" for Republicans -- and for 99 percent of American taxpayers.

"What happened," he said, "is the Democrats lost their leverage. What's not to like?"

Looking relaxed, sounding precisely as "happy" as he professed to be, the president of Americans for Tax Reform was at the state Capitol to speak to the Tallahassee Chapter of the Center Right Coalition.

FMA Makes Its Presence Felt in Round One of Session's Drug Dispensing Battle

January 9, 2013 - 6:00pm

The general counsel for the Florida Medical Association made it clear Wednesday that the FMA won't be just a silent partner in the 2013 legislative fight to keep workers' comp doctors dispensing medicine in their offices.

And he said the powerful professional organization wants doctors to remain solvent while they do it.

Sen. Dianne Feinstein's Gun-Control Firebomb

January 6, 2013 - 6:00pm

If any subject can overtake the fiscal-cliff aftermath on the D.C. Richter scale, it's a gun-control bill.

Fiscal Cliff Deadline Missed, but Senate Approves 'Imperfect' Compromise Package

Thank you for Jon Hammar, Congresswoman Illeana Ros-Lehtinen

December 21, 2012 - 6:00pm

After Newtown, America needed a Christmas story with a happy ending, and thanks largely to South Florida Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, it's getting a beauty.

Fur's Still Flying in Scott Rothstein Ponzi Scheme Case

December 20, 2012 - 6:00pm

Scott Rothstein, Ponzi schemer and Charlie Crist's other lawyer friend, is still making headlines in South Florida, albeit through the people Rothstein involved in his fraud.

This week the Rothstein saga involves Gayla Sue Levin, wife of George Levin, the biggest source of money that flowed like a spring river into the flamboyant lawyer's Ponzi scheme.

Gun Ban Won't Stop Another Sandy Hook Massacre: Let's Have the Hard Conversation

December 19, 2012 - 6:00pm

Why is the Sandy Hook aftermath conversation only about gun control?



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