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Daniel Tilson: Who cares about Florida voter apathy anyway?

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Bruce Ritchie: Debate heats up about wisdom of burning wood for energy

COTTONDALE, Fla. — Few if any spring-breakers and beach-goers speeding...

Julie Delegal: Autism, vaccines, science and doubt

Just when I thought I had reached inner peace about vaccines and autism, the...

Steve Kurlander: Socialist Sanders can defeat Hillary for 2016 Democratic nomination

Much is made of the rise of the Tea Party and its continued hold on...

Mark O’Brien: Do the math: You couldn’t live on minimum wage

Opponents of raising the minimum wage should try living on that paltry $7.25...

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Bob Sparks: After primaries, dynamics of governor’s race remain unchanged

A few weeks ago this space looked at 10 Florida counties that will...

Barney Bishop: Amendment 2: Caregivers are the new Pot Wizards

Amendment 2, the deceptive effort to essentially legalize marijuana, is...

Daniel Tilson: Who cares about Florida voter apathy anyway?

Maybe it’s time Florida took a cue from Los Angeles and considered making...

Shannon Nickinson: Pensacola Metro Report: We can do it, we can do better

More than once over the six months I have spent reporting material for what...

Catherine Durkin Robinson: Behavior is what’s important, not the motivation

Recently my incorrigible publisher, Peter Schorsch, made national news...

Vanessa Lopez-Littleton: Are diversity and inclusiveness really possible?

I recently overheard one manager ask another if he knew a nurse who was...

Andrew Skerritt: What did Jennifer Carroll expect after Scott chose her as running mate?

What did Jennifer Carroll think would happen after millionaire candidate...

Bruce Ritchie: Debate heats up about wisdom of burning wood for energy

COTTONDALE, Fla. — Few if any spring-breakers and beach-goers speeding...

Mark O’Brien: Do the math: You couldn’t live on minimum wage

Opponents of raising the minimum wage should try living on that paltry $7.25...

Daniel Tilson: Ferguson shows how far we’ve come — in wrong direction

Here in August 2014, 50 years after the historic “Mississippi Summer of...

Richard Lapchick: The failure of college sport as an equal opportunity employer

As someone who has worked for institutions of higher education for more than...

Daniel Tilson: Florida’s public schools open under siege

The excitement so many Florida families feel at the start of a new school...

Daniel Tilson: House District 100 election offers Democrats an opportunity

There’s an important primary election coming up Aug. 26, and early voting...

Dan Gelber: Scott is spending millions but ‘swinging wild’ in his attacks on Crist

So the most recent web ad from Rick Scott complains that Charlie Crist flew...

Steve Kurlander: Socialist Sanders can defeat Hillary for 2016 Democratic nomination

Much is made of the rise of the Tea Party and its continued hold on...

Reps. Jolly and Murphy: Putting partisanship aside and making tough choices

Whenever we’re home in Florida, our constituents always ask us about the...

Jamie Miller: League of Women Voters loses credibility with redistricting case

Another week, another Hail Mary attempt by the Florida League of Women...

Julie Delegal: Autism, vaccines, science and doubt

Just when I thought I had reached inner peace about vaccines and autism, the...

Ed Moore: Interest rates, student loans and the cost of higher education

Lest the public be confused with the rhetoric about higher education costs,...

Bill Newton: We shouldn’t forget the insurance lessons hurricanes taught us

Sometimes our memories are shorter than they ought to be. No kidding, you...

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