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The Pursuit of Fairness Can Also Lead to Ruin

November 12, 2013 - 6:00pm

When it comes to socialism, you don't jump in the deep end, in most cases. You start in the shallow end and wade until you are under water.

In Politics, Fair Is Fair, Except When It's Unfair

October 28, 2013 - 7:00pm

When voters approved a nicely worded amendment to the state Constitution in 2010 they may have thought the constant squabbling over political districting would be over.

Common Core Standards: Curse or Cure?

October 14, 2013 - 6:00pm

What appears to be just the next evolution of the successful use of standards and accountability that has improved public education in Florida has fostered rather strenuous opposition.

Our Royal Representatives Should Be More Like Us

September 30, 2013 - 6:00pm

It is astonishing how admittance to the ruling class can change someone.

School Rankings Are No Good, Unless You Finish High

September 16, 2013 - 6:00pm

There is a major pushback brewing against public school reform.

Not unanticipated. The Education Blob has been steaming about efforts to change the status quo, which is money, money, money.

Looking for Perfection in All the Wrong Places

September 3, 2013 - 6:00pm

Conservatives have this in common with sharks and polar bears: They eat their own.

Taxpayers Are Beneficiaries Where Growth Is Welcomed

August 19, 2013 - 6:00pm

Attendance Thursday at the annual Associated Industries of Florida (AIF) meeting in Palm Beach should be mandatory for politicians.

Another One Goes Down for Lack of the Force

August 5, 2013 - 6:00pm

So Tony Bennett gets the boot, and liberals get a gotcha. Hooray.

Obama in Jacksonville: Presenting Tragedy as Triumph

July 25, 2013 - 6:00pm

In his never-ending political campaign, President Obama chose a strange topic for a speech during a whistle-stop in Jacksonville.

While the Media Have Ink, Misinformation Will Thrive

July 22, 2013 - 6:00pm

It appeared that the George Zimmerman trial was over. Then Barack Obama emerged from his office Friday like Punxsutawney Phil, saw his shadow, and sure enough we are going to have another six weeks of the winter of our discontent.



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