Scott’s Penchant for Partisanship, Self-...

Feb 18, 2019

What can we expect from Florida’s new U.S. senator, Rick Scott? Scott gave us plenty of clues in his pattern of...

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An Open Mind About DeSantis, Despite Pas...

Feb 4, 2019

While campaigning for governor in 2018, Republican Ron DeSantis focused very little on policy, issues and solutions...

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Restarted

Feb 1, 2019

After a two-year hiatus on writing a political column, I have restarted with an opinion column every other week in...

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Find All Florida This Week Appearances

Jan 31, 2019

You can find all of Paula Dockery’s Florida This Week appearances at this link:...

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Let the Florida Legislature Know You’re ...

Dec 31, 2016

The Florida Legislature will be holding committee meetings in January and February to hear bills that will be...

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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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