Guest Column
By: Ben Pollara | Posted: November 26, 2014 3:55 AM

Some 3,370,761 people -- almost 58 percent -- voted for medical marijuana in Florida. This total -- half a million more than Gov. Rick Scott and almost 900,000 more than voted “no” -- is clear proof that the people of Florida want a medical marijuana law.

Politics
By: Kevin Derby | Posted: November 26, 2014 3:55 AM
 

 
Columns
By: Kevin Derby | Posted: November 25, 2014 3:55 AM

In 1968, Richard Nixon changed the Electoral College map by appealing to the “Silent Majority” of American voters: law-abiding, white, working class voters in the Great Lakes and the South who had backed Democrats for decades.

Columns
By: Mona Charen | Posted: November 25, 2014 3:55 AM
During the 2012 campaign, President Obama often resorted to his favorite substitute for thinking: ridicule. Before enthusiastic audiences (who were assured his re-election would spell a thriving economy and a revived middle class), the president would mock Republicans by suggesting that "they have the same prescription they've had for the past 30 years. ... Take two tax cuts, roll back some regulations, and call us in the morning."
Government
By: Drew J. Breakspear | Posted: November 24, 2014 3:55 AM

Since I became commissioner of the Florida Office of Financial Regulation (OFR) in 2012, protecting consumers and increasing the safety of Florida’s securities industry has been one of my team’s highest priorities.

 
Business
By: Bill Herrle | Posted: November 26, 2014 3:55 AM

According to a Gallup poll conducted this summer, asking people how much confidence they have in various institutions, only 7 percent of Americans said they trusted Congress a great deal or quite a lot. A mere 29 percent trusted the presidency.

 
Cartoon
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Columns
By: Lloyd Brown | Posted: November 25, 2014 3:55 AM

One of the more delicious aspects of the recent election is that the biggest supporter of Democrats – the powerful teachers' union bosses – may have cost Democrats the election.

Politics
By: Nancy Smith | Posted: November 24, 2014 3:55 AM

Stories -- unconfirmed, but they're certainly stronger than rumor -- are coming out of Miami that Annette Taddeo, Charlie Crist's pick for lieutenant governor, is revving up to make a run for another elected office.

Politics
By: Jeff Henderson | Posted: November 24, 2014 3:55 AM

Columns
By: George Will | Posted: November 24, 2014 3:55 AM

WASHINGTON -- Seen through the prism of subsequent national experience, Nelson Rockefeller resembles a swollen post-war automobile -- a land yacht with tail fins, a period piece, bemusing and embarrassing. He remains, however, instructive.

 

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