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Mark Ferrulo: Recent rulings show why we need quality federal judges

 On April 1 a federal appeals court issued a ruling that squashed Gov. Rick...

Carole Jean Jordan: Florida small businesses rally for tax reform

 Tuesday was Tax Day and it marked the end of one of the most stressful...

P. C. Wu: Legislation would reduce number of frivolous open-records lawsuits

When it comes to having an open and transparent government that is...

Peggy Jones: Outstanding people make Florida high school athletics special

 In the past two months, the Florida High School Athletic Association has...

Martin Dyckman: Battle for civil rights cost some politicians their careers

Fifty years ago, Congress was moving toward enacting the first meaningful...

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Daniel Tilson: Reinventing the ’50-state strategy’ in Florida

Florida Democrats deserve a customized version of Howard Dean’s...

P. C. Wu: Legislation would reduce number of frivolous open-records lawsuits

When it comes to having an open and transparent government that is...

Peter Schorsch: It’s the season for legislators to build on state’s education success

At least nine out of every 10 years, the timing of the Legislative session...

Shannon Nickinson: Here we go again, another Pensacola ‘what-if?’

City officials are finalizing a lease agreement to build a fish hatchery and...

Bob Porter: Strategic thinking applies to both business, individual lives

A big part of my day is spent thinking about improving business strategy and...

Erin O’Flaherty: Hit the ‘reset’ button and get back to the basics

I’m not a germaphobe by any means, but I love cleanliness. When I clean, I...

Peter Schorsch: Despite grumbling, why educational testing matters

Remember those required college courses where you could take the...

Andrew Skerritt: Details of Jameis Winston case even more troubling than first suspected

There might not have been any new bombshells in this week’s New York Times...

Larry J. Feinman: Legislation would allow much-needed trauma centers to stay open

The Florida Senate’s Appropriations Committee continues to move forward...

Mark Ferrulo: Recent rulings show why we need quality federal judges

 On April 1 a federal appeals court issued a ruling that squashed Gov. Rick...

Jamie Miller: Unionizing college athletes will destroy college sports

Many people love college sports.  No.  Many people are obsessed with...

Bob Sparks: Despite comments, Hank Aaron still greatly admired

Last week, a living legend made news for two reasons.  First, he was...

Daniel Tilson: Florida Democrats have to be in it to win it

Not long ago I had a brief, casual conversation about politics (yeah, I can...

Alan Levine: America needs the kind of leadership Jeb Bush can provide

 While Jeb Bush goes through his methodical process of deciding whether to...

Daniel Tilson: Florida’s corporate welfare crisis

It is what it is. Most Floridians seem resigned to the corporate welfare...

Carole Jean Jordan: Florida small businesses rally for tax reform

 Tuesday was Tax Day and it marked the end of one of the most stressful...

Martin Dyckman: Battle for civil rights cost some politicians their careers

Fifty years ago, Congress was moving toward enacting the first meaningful...

Peter Schorsch: Too much money data makes it tough to determine who’s winning

Time was, all politicians up for election, whether it be to the Mosquito...

Dan McCarthy: Florida needs to take a fresh look at crime and punishment

In 2013 the U.S. Congress appointed a bipartisan Over-Criminalization Task...

Mark Ferrulo: Scott, Legislature foolishly blocking expansion of health insurance

No state’s government has done more than Florida’s to throw up barriers...

Bob Sparks: Attempts to limit critical voices is usually a bad idea

Florida’s Secretary of State as well as the former United States Secretary...

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