If You Build it…They Will Move

Today just might be the day you receive your invitation to respond to the 2020 Census. Now, I don’t think anyone is waiting by his or her mailbox in wild anticipation of a census form, but in this presidential election year, it’s important to realize just how crucial this census [...]

By |2020-03-23T10:35:11-04:00March 23rd, 2020|Press|Comments Off on If You Build it…They Will Move

Tom Brady joins the Tampa Bay Buccaneers — Here’s why you should consider Florida, too

On behalf of a grateful state, I would like to welcome the Greatest of All Time – Thomas Edward Patrick Brady Jr. – to the Sunshine State. As a lifelong “Anybody but the Pats” fan, I must admit that cheering for TB12 will take some adjusting to, but I’m hopeful that the [...]

By |2020-03-23T10:40:05-04:00March 23rd, 2020|Press|Comments Off on Tom Brady joins the Tampa Bay Buccaneers — Here’s why you should consider Florida, too

More prison time doesn’t deter more crime

By Sal Nuzzo and Adrian Moore Posted Mar 8, 2020 at 12:08 AM Guest column: Florida Sheriffs report erroneously argues against major criminal justice reforms. A Florida Sheriffs Association recent report highlights their opposition to almost all criminal justice reform, and specifically they oppose changes to Florida’s “Truth in Sentencing” requirement that prisoners serve 85 [...]

By |2020-03-10T10:50:19-04:00March 10th, 2020|Press|Comments Off on More prison time doesn’t deter more crime

Bernie Sanders STILL Excuses Totalitarian-Left Dictators, But Voters Won’t Excuse HIM.

By: Dr. Bob McClure The National Pulse March 2, 2020 Senator Bernie Sanders dismisses 70 years of persecution, misery, death, and political authoritarianism in the island nation of Cuba. I was reminded of the old trope which first appeared many years ago in an issue of The New Yorker: “Other than that, how [...]

By |2020-03-02T15:47:29-04:00March 2nd, 2020|Press, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Bernie Sanders STILL Excuses Totalitarian-Left Dictators, But Voters Won’t Excuse HIM.

Bills protect employees’ right to quit their union | Opinion

Vincent F. Vernuccio, Your Turn I recently heard about a teacher in Florida, who in her second year on the job decided she didn’t want to continue as a member of her local teachers union. She had signed up under a bit of peer pressure and now just wants her full [...]

By |2020-02-21T10:54:28-04:00February 21st, 2020|Press|Comments Off on Bills protect employees’ right to quit their union | Opinion

‘School choice’ is dividing Florida Democrats along racial lines. Could it help Donald Trump?

By Steve Contorno and Emily L. Mahoney   As he seeks reelection, President Donald Trump is making a direct appeal to black voters like Chikara Parks. After her four kids experienced bullying and other problems at their south St. Petersburg school, Parks moved each one into private Christian academies. She travels the state, [...]

By |2020-02-13T17:21:43-04:00February 13th, 2020|Press|Comments Off on ‘School choice’ is dividing Florida Democrats along racial lines. Could it help Donald Trump?

Nominations in the Sunshine! Make Florida First to Vote in 2024

By Robert McClure Monday, 10 February 2020 10:12 AM Last Monday night’s Iowa caucus debacle has taught us many things. The limits of bureaucratic processes and the ineffectiveness of government to solve just about anything are two. But above all else it has solidified an indisputable fact: there must be a better way to [...]

By |2020-02-10T16:45:30-04:00February 10th, 2020|Press|Comments Off on Nominations in the Sunshine! Make Florida First to Vote in 2024

Trump’s Plea to Black Voters Shows Find-a-Few Strategy

By Mario Parker February 6, 2020, 4:00 AM EST   President Donald Trump is ramping up his appeals to African Americans, including a State of the Union speech on Tuesday that illustrated his campaign’s effort to lure enough black voters from the Democratic Party to secure his re-election. During his [...]

By |2020-02-07T11:26:13-04:00February 7th, 2020|Press|Comments Off on Trump’s Plea to Black Voters Shows Find-a-Few Strategy

Bob McClure: Congratulations Patrick Mahomes … you have the right to remain silent

Before diving in, a bit of full disclosure is probably worthwhile. I had no vested interest in the outcome of Super Bowl LIV. As a longtime fan of the Dallas Cowboys, I counted it a blessing to not have to root against the Patriots yet again, and from all the [...]

By |2020-02-07T11:13:02-04:00February 7th, 2020|Press|Comments Off on Bob McClure: Congratulations Patrick Mahomes … you have the right to remain silent

Florida’s occupational licenses encourage poverty | Opinion

Work is better than welfare, yet Florida continues to make it difficult for those at the bottom of the economic ladder to work their way out of poverty. In particular, onerous occupational licensing requirements block many poor Floridians from getting their first job or starting a small business. An occupational license [...]

By |2020-02-05T12:58:37-04:00February 5th, 2020|Press|Comments Off on Florida’s occupational licenses encourage poverty | Opinion