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Sally Swartz: In fight to buy sugar land, Joe Negron needs to step up

They spell out “Buy the Land” in live bodies along a Stuart beach. They...

Marc Yacht: Israelis and Palestinians weary of conflict

I started medical studies in Liege, Belgium, in 1973. The Université de...

Jac VerSteeg: Fewer tests in school-grade formula is like less spit in milk

The Florida Legislature has passed, and Gov. Rick Scott has signed, an...

Todd Dagenais: Get to know the custodians

In 1996 I was fresh out of college living in Bay City, Mich., and about to...

Jack Stevenson: Marco Rubio’s weak spot is his knees

In the political hothouse that is Florida, the number of people who actually...

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Bob Sparks: GOP should embrace and shape online voter registration

As the 2015 legislative session approaches, committees and sub-committees...

Peter Schorsch: Rick Scott could seize Marco Rubio’s Senate seat

Despite his impending book tour with its planned trips to...

Steven Schale: 2016 Florida outlook has bright spots for Dems and GOP

Earlier this month, I took a look at where Florida fit in the pantheon of...

Marc Yacht: Israelis and Palestinians weary of conflict

I started medical studies in Liege, Belgium, in 1973. The Université de...

Todd Dagenais: Get to know the custodians

In 1996 I was fresh out of college living in Bay City, Mich., and about to...

Calvin Fondeur: Child care tax credits help working families succeed

With four children at home, I know a thing or two about how to have fun....

Bill Golden: Rising seas and Florida’s economic future

For those of us who care about the future of our nation – and in...

Jac VerSteeg: Fewer tests in school-grade formula is like less spit in milk

The Florida Legislature has passed, and Gov. Rick Scott has signed, an...

Jason Brodeur: My religious freedom bill will encourage more adoptions

Today in Florida, more than 600 children woke up without a permanent home to...

Martin Dyckman: Voters respond to politicians’ racist ‘dog whistles’

His name was Arthur. I remember no one else from the third grade, and I had...

Marc Yacht: Obamacare helps, but it isn’t enough

Healthcare inequities are costing American lives, increasing disabilities,...

Steve Kurlander: Hillary Clinton makes the case for government secrecy

With the 2016 presidential race off and running, the growing controversy...

Daniel Tilson: Back to the future with Marco Rubio

Marco Rubio is nothing if not…ambitious. Some would say, a...

Diane Roberts: The Florida Legislature doesn’t care what you think

OCCUPIED TALLAHASSEE – The poor? The hell with them. Education? Don’t...

Daniel Tilson: Florida progressives should pick Hillary Clinton, Patrick Murphy in 2016

I’m a longtime liberal political activist, a Florida Democrat proud of his...

Bob Sparks: Top priority for diverse GOP field is beating Hillary Clinton

This week, two more candidates jumped on the elevator heading for the top...

John Legg: Don’t let vulnerable kids get mired in politics of education

Florida has successfully operated tax credit education scholarships for 13...

Sally Swartz: In fight to buy sugar land, Joe Negron needs to step up

They spell out “Buy the Land” in live bodies along a Stuart beach. They...

Barry Berkowitz: Key fact about estoppel bill: it’s bad for homeowners

Two bills speeding through the legislature, CS/SB 736 and CS/CS/HB 611, are...

Catherine Martinez: Social media, data mining undermine test privacy

Student privacy has been much in the news lately, given the revelations that...

Alex Patton: Is America’s two-party system heading toward collapse?

I tend to believe systems self-regulate towards maintaining...