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Prohibition Has Ended but Old Laws Persist

April 14, 2014 - 6:00pm

Legislators gotta legislate. But it would be nice if they would unlegislate more often.

Don't Fall for the Liberal Pretense of Charter-School Support

March 31, 2014 - 6:00pm

In my lifelong study of the liberal mental process I've always been amazed at the ability some have to take a totally meaningless talking point or bumper sticker and run with it as if it were a showstopper.

Making Minnows Happy Is Important to Special Interests

March 17, 2014 - 7:00pm

In marshes somewhere south of Lake Helen Blazes, the St. Johns River is formed.

It slowly meanders north one of only a few rivers in North America that flow in that direction. Near the end of its 300-mile journey it turns east, passes in a broad swath through the city of Jacksonville, and then merges into the Atlantic Ocean.

One Issue Could Be Disruptive to Rick Scott's Re-Election Hopes

March 3, 2014 - 6:00pm

Anything can happen in politics but is it possible that conservatives in Florida will help depose a conservative governor?

School Choice, and Fairness, Growing by Leaps and Bounds

February 3, 2014 - 6:00pm

School Choice Week this year gave more reason to celebrate than ever.

Helping Florida Families Requires a Team Effort

January 20, 2014 - 6:00pm

There's no question that Gov. Rick Scott's pro-business policies are producing results that benefit Florida families, but it is not a one-man show. The Florida Legislature deserves a share of the credit as well.

Technology Is Helping to Keep the Seekers of Truth Truthful

January 5, 2014 - 6:00pm

Media malpractice had become fairly rampant, but major change is in the air.

Left's Ongoing War on American Culture

December 22, 2013 - 6:00pm

Most of what could be said about the "Duck Dynasty" flap has been said. My take is this: Liberals are all about rights, real and imaginary. Well, Phil Robertson had a right to express his religious beliefs. Liberals had a right to complain.

Common Core: Confusion is the Enemy of Clear Policy Choices

December 9, 2013 - 6:00pm

Ed Ball, the late head of the duPont trust, had a favorite toast: Confusion to the enemy.

Putting Money Off-Limits Isn't Always the Wise Course

December 2, 2013 - 6:00pm

The state of Florida takes in a lot of money every year. Unfortunately, legislators can't spend most of it.





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