Revisiting Lexington: What Can We Learn From the Red Hen Fiasco

Revisiting Lexington: What Can We Learn From the Red Hen Fiasco By John Towey The recent kerfuffle which resulted in White House press secretary, Sarah Huckabee Sanders, being asked to leave a local Lexington, Virginia restaurant, sorely reminds us of the divisive political animosity that threatens the cohesion of our [...]

By |2020-06-10T15:40:57-04:00July 5th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Revisiting Lexington: What Can We Learn From the Red Hen Fiasco

Janus v AFSCME

The Nation Follows Florida’s Right-To-Work Lead By: Connor James Florida led the way, and the nation has finally followed. On June 27, the United States Supreme Court issued a decision that prevents public sector unions from forcing non-union workers to pay fees if they choose not to.[i] The decision also [...]

By |2018-09-18T14:02:01-04:00July 2nd, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Janus v AFSCME

Commentary: Putting the Pedal to the Metal on Steel and Aluminum Tariffs

By Patrick Martin Steel is the backbone of the American economy. While a steel beam may not be found on the average person’s grocery list, it has an impact – direct or indirect -- on virtually every aspect of our lives – even bananas. Although they obviously contain no steel, [...]

By |2020-06-10T15:50:33-04:00June 25th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Commentary: Putting the Pedal to the Metal on Steel and Aluminum Tariffs

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

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, [...]

By |2018-06-22T09:42:56-04:00June 22nd, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Photo of the Week: On June 23, 1938, Marineland Opened as Marine Studios

Florida: The Best State For Military Retirees

As Florida’s millions of veterans observed Memorial Day 2018, they had one more reason to stand tall and proud: A newly released report ranks the Sunshine State as the best place in the United States for military personnel to retire. The report, released online by the consumer financial advice service [...]

By |2020-06-10T15:53:08-04:00June 20th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Florida: The Best State For Military Retirees

Commentary: The Significance of the Singapore Summit

By Paul Donaldson The Korean War began in 1950, and while the fighting may have stopped, the conflict between North Korea and the United States has continued. Indeed, the Korean War has yet to officially conclude; however, the historic meeting on June 12 may very well be the beginning [...]

By |2020-06-10T15:54:41-04:00June 19th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Commentary: The Significance of the Singapore Summit
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