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California's Money-Pit of a Bullet Train Project Isn't Helping Brightline Proceed in Florida

May 10, 2018 - 6:00am
California's bullet train: Going where?

Congressmen assessing All Aboard Florida and Brightline in Florida might want to keep their eyes on California's deeply troubled high-speed rail project in California.

Belinda Keiser: What Makes this Former Democrat Carpetbag North to the Treasure Coast?

May 9, 2018 - 6:00am
Belinda and Arthur Keiser

Carpetbagger candidates leave me cold. You know the ones I mean. The politicians who move to a jurisdiction they've never lived in before for the express purpose of running for office.

Sports Betting Ban: Its Days Are Numbered, Says Gaming Industry Exec

May 5, 2018 - 6:00am
Geoff Freeman

The Gaming Industry's biggest cheerleader has to be its boyish-faced leader, and right now he's cheering hard for an end to the ban on sports betting. 

Let 'Jane Doe' Be Jane Doe

May 3, 2018 - 6:00am

A young Florida woman who literally fears for her life needs a champion. I'm hoping it will be Attorney General Pam Bondi.

Billionaire George Soros: Political Whale of Whales, Florida's Puppetmaster

May 2, 2018 - 6:00am
George Soros

Watch out for George Soros. He's buying politicians in Florida again.

Scott's $3.2 Million in Three Weeks Should Put Nelson on High Alert

April 30, 2018 - 4:15pm
Rick Scott and Bill Nelson

Bill Nelson will need a trick up his sleeve to hold onto his U.S. Senate seat in November. His campaign just ran into the frightening reality of Rick Scott's fundraising freight train.

Gov. Scott Suspends Boca Raton Mayor Susan Haynie

April 27, 2018 - 7:00pm
Susan Haynie       Photo: The Palm Beach Post

Gov. Rick Scott wasted no time Friday suspending Boca Raton Mayor Susan Haynie, who faces criminal charges of official misconduct and corrupt misuse of her office.

Martin County Nonprofit Makes Learning about the Constitution Fun and Profitable for High Schoolers

April 26, 2018 - 5:00pm

The Center for Constitutional Values doesn't make the big headlines in Martin County. Those belong to blue-green algae and public records violations. But, trust me, this nonprofit, whose simple mission is to promote the community's understanding of the United States Constitution, is something very special.

Mayfield to Scott: Hold AAF Financing Back While Congress Assesses Its Legality

April 26, 2018 - 6:00am
Debbie Mayfield

Sen. Debbie Mayfield, R-Melbourne, has asked Gov. Rick Scott to call a 90-day moratorium on the involvement of Florida Development Finance Corporation (FDFC) and any of its affiliates in the financing of All Aboard Florida/Brightline because members of Congress are weighing its legality.

What If Sandra Faye Twiggs Were Your Mother?

April 25, 2018 - 6:00am

Not many stories bring me to my knees. But what happened to one 59-year-old woman appearing for a Broward County bond hearing in first-appearance court April 15 shot straight through my heart.



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