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2206, 2018

Photo of the Week: On June 23, 1938, Marineland Opened as Marine Studios

By | June 22nd, 2018|

Title: Marineland Location: Marineland, Florida Date of Photograph: 1990 Photographer: John Margolies Credit: John Margolies, Library of Congress Interesting Facts About Marineland Around 30,000 people attended Marine Studios on its opening day in 1938. The park’s founders were lIia Tolstoy, Douglas Burden, and C.V. Whitney. The founders were also developers. Indeed, [...]

1906, 2018

Florida Influencers rank inequality and education as most pressing 2018 election issue

By | June 19th, 2018|

The yawning gap between rich and poor and lack of quality education for all are the most pressing issues facing Florida — and together they represent the top issue candidates should be discussing this election year, according to a new Miami Herald survey of the state’s influential voices. A [...]

1906, 2018

Ajit Pai

By | June 19th, 2018|

On this episode of “Pundits on the Porch,” hosts Sal Nuzzo and Dr. Bob McClure sit down with Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai to talk about everything from net neutrality, 5G connectivity, internet freedom, and regulatory reform to Kansas sports and karaoke songs. Earlier this year, Pai was [...]

1906, 2018

Commentary: Bernie Sanders’ jobs-for-all guarantee would be disaster for U.S. economy

By | June 19th, 2018|

Recently, Democratic Socialist Sen. Bernie Sanders announced a plan to essentially nationalize work. That’s right: He is promoting a “jobs for all” plan that would create a federal guarantee of employment for all comers, at a $15-an-hour minimum wage. Back when I was an impressionable economics student at Florida [...]

506, 2018

Erika Donalds

By | June 5th, 2018|

On this episode of "Pundits on the Porch," hosts Bob McClure and Sal Nuzzo talk with Collier County School Board member and Constitution Revision Commissioner, Erika Donalds. McClure, Nuzzo, and Donalds talk about the process to get amendments on the Florida ballot, what exactly the Constitution Revision Commission is, [...]