Presidential Race — Great Reality TV...

Aug 9, 2015

In 15 months we will choose our next president and most political pundits thought they had it all figured out. Many expected it to be a match of the political titans and a rematch...

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Scott Holds Court in Orlando While Tallahassee Does a Slow Burn...

Jun 7, 2015

While the Florida Legislature was meeting in special session to work out a budget plan, Gov. Rick Scott was 263 miles south at Disney World. While some question why he wasn’t playing an active...

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Behind-the-Scenes Preparation Paying Off for Jeb...

Feb 7, 2015

Jeb Bush is doing everything right so far in orchestrating a bid to become president. Regardless of where you are on the political spectrum, it’s hard to argue with that statement. This is neither...

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A Few Observations From The Governor’s Second Inauguration...

Jan 11, 2015

Every four years Floridians elect a governor and Cabinet. This past November all the individuals serving in those positions were re-elected — a fairly rare occurrence. And even though they will continue to serve...

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In Search of Civility in Our Political Life...

Feb 28, 2013

— Ci-vil-ity (noun): politeness, courtesy. — Civ-i-lize (verb): to raise from a primitive state to an advanced and ordered state of cultural development. — Civil War (noun): a war between opposing groups of citizens...

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Setting the Right Tone

Aug 30, 2012

Tonight marks the end of the Republican National Convention, featuring many of the party’s biggest political stars, including Florida U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio and former Gov. Jeb Bush, and most importantly, presidential nominee Mitt...

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