Let Christmas Be a Time to Reflect on Ho...

Dec 24, 2016

This has been a tough year. The presidential election was as ugly and mean-spirited as any I’ve seen. It took an...

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What Is Today’s Republican Party?

Dec 17, 2016

As a lifelong Republican, it pains me to see what’s become of my party. There’s a lot of angst. Some Republicans...

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Corporate Welfare Not Appropriate Use of...

Dec 11, 2016

Florida’s new legislative leaders—Senate President Joe Negron and Speaker of the House Richard Corcoran—are gearing up...

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Trying to Make Sense of How Voters Decid...

Dec 4, 2016

This presidential election has been mentally and emotionally exhausting. I’ve had to turn off cable news to regain my...

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Advice to New Legislators: Put Constitue...

Nov 27, 2016

It’s a tremendous honor to be elected by thousands of voters and entrusted to represent them in every aspect of state...

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Rules Designed to Restore Voter Trust

Nov 20, 2016

Two weeks after the general election, Florida legislators gather in Tallahassee for an organizational session where...

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The Morning After

Nov 13, 2016

The presidential race decided this week highlighted the turbulence in American society. Half the country thinks...

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A Rare Win for the Little Guy?

Nov 6, 2016

Could David actually beat Goliath in Florida’s political arena? Amendment 1, the deceptive utility-backed solar...

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