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Legislators Throwing Money at Education Are Asking for Trouble

January 19, 2015 - 6:00pm

Gov. Rick Scott has managed to trump the liberal lobby for Big Education by proposing a record funding level for the public schools next year.

Finesse Will Be Needed for Jeb Bush to Be Elected

January 5, 2015 - 6:00pm

I am excited to announce I will actively explore the possibility of running for president of the United States. -- Jeb Bush

What If Big Education Put the Welfare of Children First?

December 22, 2014 - 6:00pm

Defending the indefensible is a job only a lame duck should undertake.

Police Misbehavior Can Result from Poorly Written Laws

December 8, 2014 - 6:00pm

Law enforcement has been taking a beating, and it is getting worse. Police in New York City are being warned that a group of black militants is planning to murder police officers on duty.

Alienating People Doesn't Help Democrats Win Many Elections

November 24, 2014 - 6:00pm

One of the more delicious aspects of the recent election is that the biggest supporter of Democrats the powerful teachers' union bosses may have cost Democrats the election.

Liberals Echo ABBA: 'It's a Rich Man's World'

November 9, 2014 - 6:00pm

There's no need to rehash the election of last week -- or The Great Leap Forward, as we call it on the First Coast. It was what it was.

(Florida) Southerners Fear Being Set Adrift, Vote to Steer Their Own Ship of State

October 27, 2014 - 7:00pm

There's unrest in the left-wing world of South Florida. Some are so dissatisfied that they want to break away and form their own state.

Another Education Reform Comes and Goes

October 12, 2014 - 6:00pm

Once in a while, government does something right.

More Than Ever, Police Work Needs to Be Reported Fairly

September 29, 2014 - 6:00pm

Putting aside, for the moment, the incident in Ferguson, Mo., there is evidence that police work has changed dramatically and not always for the better.

Take a Closer Look at School Spending 'Cuts'

September 15, 2014 - 6:00pm

The argument over funding of the public schools in Florida drones on, generating far more heat than light.





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