News http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/admin/content/stories/2 en Captain Citrus to the Rescue of Struggling Industry http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/captain-citrus-rescue-struggling-industry <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/jim-turner-news-service-florida">Jim Turner News Service of Florida</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: September 17, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/captain-citrus-rescue-struggling-industry"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/shutterstock_3066273_fruit-bags.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="162" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/captain-citrus-rescue-struggling-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/captain-citrus-rescue-struggling-industry#comments News Politics Tue, 16 Sep 2014 22:27:42 +0000 Chris Moran 5925678 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Rick Scott's Toll Lanes Definitely Newsworthy ... but an Exposé? http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/rick-scotts-toll-lanes-definitely-newsworthy-expose <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/nancy-smith">Nancy Smith</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: September 17, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>In August 2011 Gov. Rick Scott first made it plain he likes toll lanes on major highways and wants more of them. They speed up traffic, he said. In October 2011, <a href="http://www.politifact.com/florida/statements/2011/oct/28/rick-scott/gov-rick-scott-says-toll-roads-sped-traffic-i-95/" target="_self">PolitiFact Florida checked out</a> his assessment, rated it "mostly true."</p><a href="/story/rick-scotts-toll-lanes-definitely-newsworthy-expose"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/SSN_I-Beg-To-Differ_Logo_Final.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="311" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/rick-scotts-toll-lanes-definitely-newsworthy-expose" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/rick-scotts-toll-lanes-definitely-newsworthy-expose#comments Ananth Prasad Barack Obama Broward County Charlie Crist Eric Barton FCIR Florida Center for Investigative Reporting Garden State Parkway Highway Trust Fund I-4 Interstate 95 Marc Bernier New Jersey Turnpike News PolitiFact Florida Rick Scott The Washington Post toll lanes Columns Tue, 16 Sep 2014 22:07:09 +0000 Nancy Smith 5925664 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Who's Worse for Education, Rick Scott or Charlie Crist? TV Attack Ads Fly http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/whos-worse-education-rick-scott-or-charlie-crist-tv-attack-ads-fly <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/kevin-derby">Kevin Derby</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: September 17, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <div></div><a href="/story/whos-worse-education-rick-scott-or-charlie-crist-tv-attack-ads-fly"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/rickscottcharliecrist-sunshinestatenews_5.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="118" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/whos-worse-education-rick-scott-or-charlie-crist-tv-attack-ads-fly" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/whos-worse-education-rick-scott-or-charlie-crist-tv-attack-ads-fly#comments Adrian Wyllie Ann Scott Charlie Crist education Florida gubernatorial race News Republican Pary of Florida Rick Scott RPOF WFLA poll Politics Tue, 16 Sep 2014 20:25:32 +0000 Kevin Derby 5925623 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Fighting for Conservatives, Allen West Just Loves that Democratic Flak http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/fighting-conservatives-allen-west-just-loves-democratic-flak <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/kevin-derby">Kevin Derby</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: September 17, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <div></div><a href="/story/fighting-conservatives-allen-west-just-loves-democratic-flak"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/allenwest-sunshinestatenews_0.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="117" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/fighting-conservatives-allen-west-just-loves-democratic-flak" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/fighting-conservatives-allen-west-just-loves-democratic-flak#comments 2016 Allen West Allen West Guardian Fund PAC Congress Conservative Party of New York State CPNYS Dan Sullivan James Lankford Lee Zeldin Marco Rubio Mark Begich Martha McSally News Patrick Murphy Ron Barber Senate Steve Russell Tim Bishop Politics Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:34:19 +0000 Kevin Derby 5925578 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Funding the Navigators: Florida's Obamacare Helpers Get Another $6.8 Million http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/funding-navigators-floridas-obamacare-helpers-get-another-68-million <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/william-patrick-floridawatchdogorg">William Patrick FloridaWatchdog.org</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: September 17, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/funding-navigators-floridas-obamacare-helpers-get-another-68-million"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/obamacare-navigator-300x224_1.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="151" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/funding-navigators-floridas-obamacare-helpers-get-another-68-million" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/funding-navigators-floridas-obamacare-helpers-get-another-68-million#comments News Politics Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:07:54 +0000 Nancy Smith 5925518 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Florida Delegation Still Debating the Merits of Obamacare http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/florida-delegation-still-debating-merits-obamacare <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/kevin-derby">Kevin Derby</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: September 17, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <div></div><a href="/story/florida-delegation-still-debating-merits-obamacare"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/gusbilirakiskathycastordanwebster-sunshinestatenews.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="70" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/florida-delegation-still-debating-merits-obamacare" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/florida-delegation-still-debating-merits-obamacare#comments Barack Obama Bill Cassidy Congress Dan Webster Debbie Wasserman Schultz DNC Employee Health Care Protection Act Gus Bilirakis Health and Human Services Health Exchange Security and Transparency Act of 2014 Health-Care Healthcare.Gov HHS House Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee Joe Garcia Kathy Castor Navigators News Obamacare Patrick Murphy USF Politics Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:32:38 +0000 Kevin Derby 5925502 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Prickly Narcissist http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/prickly-narcissist <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/mona-charen">Mona Charen</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: September 17, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> "Oh, it's a shame when you have a wan, diffident, professorial president with no foreign policy other than 'don't do stupid things.'" So griped President Obama to a select (and loose-lipped) group of dinner guests the other night. <br /><a href="/story/prickly-narcissist"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/charen.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="360" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/prickly-narcissist" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/prickly-narcissist#comments News Columns Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:50:47 +0000 meganlambert 5925474 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Bad-Tasting Alphabet Soup http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/stahler-cartoon-84 <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: September 17, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <a href="/story/stahler-cartoon-84"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/stahlercartoon-sunshinestatenews_96.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="203" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/stahler-cartoon-84" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/stahler-cartoon-84#comments Cartoons News Mon, 15 Sep 2014 14:50:47 +0000 Allison Nielsen 5925163 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Florida Medical Marijuana Delay Likely: Grower Files Legal Challenge http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/florida-medical-marijuana-delay-likely-grower-files-legal-challenge <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/nancy-smith">Nancy Smith</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: September 16, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/florida-medical-marijuana-delay-likely-grower-files-legal-challenge"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/marijuana-and-the-courts-amendment-2-760x430c.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="153" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/florida-medical-marijuana-delay-likely-grower-files-legal-challenge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/florida-medical-marijuana-delay-likely-grower-files-legal-challenge#comments Amendment 2 Broad and Cassel cancer Charlotte's Web Costa Nursery Farms David K. Miller Department of Health Florida Division of Administrative Hearings Florida House and Senate John Armstrong Katie Edwards Lottery Matt Caldwell Matt Gaetz medical marijuana News Plants of Ruskin refractory epilepsy Rick Brown Rick Scott Riverview Flower Farm Stephen Turner Politics Mon, 15 Sep 2014 23:45:16 +0000 Nancy Smith 5925368 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com John Thrasher Faces Foes as He Makes a Pitch for FSU Presidency http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/john-thrasher-faces-foes-he-makes-pitch-fsu-presidency <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/jim-turner-news-service-florida">Jim Turner News Service of Florida</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: September 16, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/john-thrasher-faces-foes-he-makes-pitch-fsu-presidency"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/johnthrasher-sunshinestatenews_2.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="99" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/john-thrasher-faces-foes-he-makes-pitch-fsu-presidency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/john-thrasher-faces-foes-he-makes-pitch-fsu-presidency#comments Education News Mon, 15 Sep 2014 23:03:26 +0000 Chris Moran 5925349 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Timely Prediction? http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/holbert-cartoon-121 <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: September 16, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <a href="/story/holbert-cartoon-121"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/holbertcartoon-sunshinestatenews_132.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="176" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/holbert-cartoon-121" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/holbert-cartoon-121#comments Cartoons News Mon, 15 Sep 2014 21:48:12 +0000 meganlambert 5925313 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Debbie Wasserman Schultz's Disastrous Summer http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/debbie-wasserman-schultzs-disastrous-summer <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/jeff-henderson-1">Jeff Henderson</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: September 16, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <a href="/story/debbie-wasserman-schultzs-disastrous-summer"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/debbiewassermanschultz-sunshinestatenews_6.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="128" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/debbie-wasserman-schultzs-disastrous-summer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/debbie-wasserman-schultzs-disastrous-summer#comments Barack Obama Congress Debbie Wasserman Schultz DNC Joe Kaufman Nancy Pelosi News Patrick Murphy Scott Walker Steny Hoyer Ted Deutche Politics Mon, 15 Sep 2014 20:32:22 +0000 Kevin Derby 5925286 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com And the Beat Goes On Between Steve Southerland and Gwen Graham http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/steve-southerland-and-gwen-graham-ramp-attacks-north-florida <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/kevin-derby">Kevin Derby</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: September 16, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <div></div><a href="/story/steve-southerland-and-gwen-graham-ramp-attacks-north-florida"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/stevesoutherlandgwengraham-sunshinestatenews_0.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="103" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/steve-southerland-and-gwen-graham-ramp-attacks-north-florida" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/steve-southerland-and-gwen-graham-ramp-attacks-north-florida#comments Bob Graham CD 2 Congress David Bergstein DCCC Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee Elizabeth Davis Gwen Graham Howard Dean John Kerry Katie Prill Luke Strickland Luther Lee National Republican Congressional Committee News NRCC Steve Southerland Politics Mon, 15 Sep 2014 19:51:32 +0000 Kevin Derby 5925265 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Obama Forced by Events to Reverse Course -- and Disillusion Base http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/obama-forced-events-reverse-course-and-disillusion-base <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/michael-barone">Michael Barone</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: September 16, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>Iraq, immigration, inversion. On all three of the issues referred to, President Obama finds himself forced by events to do something he dislikes -- and he's in trouble with much of his Democratic Party base for doing so.</p><a href="/story/obama-forced-events-reverse-course-and-disillusion-base"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/michael-barone-mug.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="360" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/obama-forced-events-reverse-course-and-disillusion-base" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/obama-forced-events-reverse-course-and-disillusion-base#comments News Columns Mon, 15 Sep 2014 19:40:59 +0000 meganlambert 5925264 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Take a Closer Look at School Spending 'Cuts' http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/take-closer-look-school-spending-cuts <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/lloyd-brown">Lloyd Brown</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: September 16, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>The argument over funding of the public schools in Florida drones on, generating far more heat than light.</p><a href="/story/take-closer-look-school-spending-cuts"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/right-coast.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="273" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/take-closer-look-school-spending-cuts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/take-closer-look-school-spending-cuts#comments Duval County FDOE Florida Department of Education News school funding Columns Mon, 15 Sep 2014 19:11:28 +0000 Nancy Smith 5925250 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Patrick Murphy: I'm in the Middle, Far from Pelosi; Carl Domino's Got It Wrong http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/patrick-murphy-middle-far-pelosi-carl-dominos-got-it-wrong <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/kevin-derby">Kevin Derby</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: September 16, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <div></div><a href="/story/patrick-murphy-middle-far-pelosi-carl-dominos-got-it-wrong"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/carldominopatrickmurphy-sunshinestatenews.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="116" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/patrick-murphy-middle-far-pelosi-carl-dominos-got-it-wrong" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/patrick-murphy-middle-far-pelosi-carl-dominos-got-it-wrong#comments Carl Domino CD 18 Congress environment Free Trade Nancy Pelosi News Obamacare Patrick Murphy taxes trade Politics Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:55:46 +0000 Kevin Derby 5925186 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Presidential Malpractice http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/presidential-malpractice <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/mona-charen">Mona Charen</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: September 15, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> NBC's Chuck Todd got a good deal of attention for warning that "(Obama's) on the precipice of doing Jimmy Carter-like damage to the Democratic brand on foreign policy."<br /><a href="/story/presidential-malpractice"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/charen.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="360" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/presidential-malpractice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/presidential-malpractice#comments News Columns Mon, 15 Sep 2014 01:39:42 +0000 Allison Nielsen 5925064 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Free Speech, Due Process, and the Presidency at FSU: A Reply to Barney Bishop http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/free-speech-due-process-and-presidency-fsu-reply-barney-bishop <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/joseph-hellweg">Joseph Hellweg</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: September 15, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>No one’s perfect, least of all university professors -- at least I speak for myself. We do our best daily to encourage students to speak their minds, write and create well, and think critically. When we fail, we try again. Independent thought, evaluation of evidence, and open discussion are the core of our profession.</p><a href="/story/free-speech-due-process-and-presidency-fsu-reply-barney-bishop"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/hellweg_photo_2.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="290" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/free-speech-due-process-and-presidency-fsu-reply-barney-bishop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/free-speech-due-process-and-presidency-fsu-reply-barney-bishop#comments Alberto Pimentel Barney Bishop Florida State University FSU FSU faculty News Columns Mon, 15 Sep 2014 00:49:21 +0000 Nancy Smith 5925058 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Boaters Distraught over All Aboard Florida: Tell the Coast Guard Now http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/boaters-distraught-over-all-aboard-florida-tell-coast-guard-now <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/nancy-smith">Nancy Smith</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: September 15, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/boaters-distraught-over-all-aboard-florida-tell-coast-guard-now"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/stuartrailwaybridge-sunshinestatenews.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="118" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/boaters-distraught-over-all-aboard-florida-tell-coast-guard-now" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/boaters-distraught-over-all-aboard-florida-tell-coast-guard-now#comments AAF All Aboard Florida boaters cruisers FEC Florida East Coast railway Fort Lauderdale Jupiter Loxahatchee River Mike Ahart New River News railroad bridges South Florida waterways St. Lucie River Stuart U.S. Coast Guard USCG Waterway Guide Politics Sun, 14 Sep 2014 23:57:29 +0000 Nancy Smith 5925044 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Medical Marijuana Entrepreneur Taps Doctors, Including First in Florida http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/medical-marijuana-entrepreneur-taps-doctors-including-first-florida <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/nancy-smith">Nancy Smith</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: September 15, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/medical-marijuana-entrepreneur-taps-doctors-including-first-florida"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/medicalmarijuana-sunshinestatenews_1.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="142" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/medical-marijuana-entrepreneur-taps-doctors-including-first-florida" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/medical-marijuana-entrepreneur-taps-doctors-including-first-florida#comments Business cannabis Hialeah Hospital Israel Grinberg Jason Draizin John Nicolazzo MarijuanaDoctors.com Medical Cannabis Network medical marijuana News Pain Week physician software Sun, 14 Sep 2014 22:15:14 +0000 Nancy Smith 5925029 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com 'President Not' http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/glenn-mccoy-cartoon-115 <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: September 15, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <a href="/story/glenn-mccoy-cartoon-115"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/glennmccoycartoon-sunshinestatenews_47.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="189" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/glenn-mccoy-cartoon-115" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/glenn-mccoy-cartoon-115#comments Cartoons News Sun, 14 Sep 2014 21:14:48 +0000 Allison Nielsen 5925011 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com GOP Optimism Growing as Election Approaches http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/gop-optimism-growing-election-approaches <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/brandon-larrabee-news-service-florida-0">Brandon Larrabee News Service of Florida</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: September 15, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/gop-optimism-growing-election-approaches"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/bobbyjindalrickscott-sunshinestatenews.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="104" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/gop-optimism-growing-election-approaches" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/gop-optimism-growing-election-approaches#comments News Politics Sun, 14 Sep 2014 18:28:38 +0000 Chris Moran 5924975 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Adam Putnam Needs a Big Win Over Thad Hamilton in November http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/adam-putnam-hopes-big-win-over-thad-hamilton-november <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/jeff-henderson-1">Jeff Henderson</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: September 15, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <div></div><a href="/story/adam-putnam-hopes-big-win-over-thad-hamilton-november"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/adamputnam-sunshinestatenews_1.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="114" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/adam-putnam-hopes-big-win-over-thad-hamilton-november" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/adam-putnam-hopes-big-win-over-thad-hamilton-november#comments 2014 Adam Putnam Alan Grayson Alliston Tant Carol Platt Charlie Crist George Sheldon Jeff Atwater News Pam Bondi Rick Scott Scott Maddox Thad Hamilton Will Weatherford William Rankin Politics Fri, 12 Sep 2014 17:42:21 +0000 Kevin Derby 5924567 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Obama's Uncertain Trumpet, Again http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/obamas-uncertain-trumpet-again <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/charles-krauthhammer">Charles Krauthammer</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: September 13, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>WASHINGTON -- In his Islamic State speech, President Obama said many of the right things. Most importantly, he finally got the mission right: degrade and destroy the enemy. </p><a href="/story/obamas-uncertain-trumpet-again"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/Charles-Krauthammer-Mug.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="360" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/obamas-uncertain-trumpet-again" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/obamas-uncertain-trumpet-again#comments News Columns Sat, 13 Sep 2014 01:11:28 +0000 Allison Nielsen 5924753 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com 'Nixon's Secrets': Compelling Reading from GOP Political Mastermind Roger Stone http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/nixons-secrets-compelling-reading-gop-political-mastermind-roger-stone <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/nancy-smith">Nancy Smith</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: September 13, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/nixons-secrets-compelling-reading-gop-political-mastermind-roger-stone"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/rogerstonerichardnixon-sunshinestatenews1.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="156" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/nixons-secrets-compelling-reading-gop-political-mastermind-roger-stone" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/nixons-secrets-compelling-reading-gop-political-mastermind-roger-stone#comments Adlai Stevenson Alexander Haig Bay of Pigs Bill Clinton Bob Woodward CIA Conrad Black Fidel Castro Gary Wills George H.W. Bush Gerald Ford Hillary Clinton Jackie Kennedy James Reston Jr. JFK John Dean Libertarian Party Maureen Dowd Mike Colapietro News Nixon's Secrets Republican National Committee Richard Nixon Roger Ailes Roger Stone Ronald Reagan Skyhorse Publishing The Man Who Killed Kennedy Vietnam Warren Commission Watergate White House tapes Columns Sat, 13 Sep 2014 00:42:56 +0000 Nancy Smith 5924748 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Weekly Roundup: Garnet, Gold and Green http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/weekly-roundup-garnet-gold-and-green <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/dara-kam-news-service-florida">Dara Kam News Service of Florida</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: September 13, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/weekly-roundup-garnet-gold-and-green"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/2780095682_357948e65d_florida_state_university.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="126" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/weekly-roundup-garnet-gold-and-green" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/weekly-roundup-garnet-gold-and-green#comments News Politics Fri, 12 Sep 2014 21:46:23 +0000 Chris Moran 5924691 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com I Can Do Anything ... http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/payne-cartoon-49 <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: September 13, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <a href="/story/payne-cartoon-49"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/paynecartoon-sunshinestatenews_66.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="178" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/payne-cartoon-49" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/payne-cartoon-49#comments Cartoons News Fri, 12 Sep 2014 20:39:59 +0000 Allison Nielsen 5924650 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Political Bits and Pieces http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/political-bits-and-pieces-117 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/kevin-derby">Kevin Derby</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: September 13, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <div>Looking ahead to a possible presidential bid in 2016, <strong>U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio</strong>, R-Fla., is playing up his foreign policy credentials. Rubio, a member of the Senate Foreign Affairs Committee, came out swinging at <strong>President Barack Obama</strong> and <strong>former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton</strong> on Friday in an op-ed published in the <a href="http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/marco-rubio-lets-reject-the-veiled-isolationism-of-obama-and-clinton/2014/09/12/b4e769c0-3780-11e4-8601-97ba88884ffd_story.html">Washington Post</a>.</div><a href="/story/political-bits-and-pieces-117"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/bits-and-pieces-logo-nowords.png" alt="" title="" width="270" height="274" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/political-bits-and-pieces-117" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/political-bits-and-pieces-117#comments 2016 Adam Putnam Alan Grayson Amendment 1 Barack Obama Bob Martinez Carlos Curbelo Carlos Lopez-Cantera Center for Florida Citizenship Charlie Crist Common Core Debbie Mayfield Dick Ramsay Don Gaetz Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association Florida Retail Federation Florida TaxWatch Foreign Affairs Committee FRF. Daniel Diaz Levya FRLA Gus Bilirakis Hillary Clinton IS Islamic State Jeh Johnson Joe Garcia John Hay Initiative John Kerry Jose Javier Rodriguez Lois Frankel Marco Rubio Mike Sole News Obamacare Pam Bondi Rick Scott Senate Syria Politics Fri, 12 Sep 2014 16:41:09 +0000 Kevin Derby 5924546 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Presidential Hopefuls Flock to Florida to Help Rick Scott and Charlie Crist http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/presidential-hopefuls-flock-florida-help-rick-scott-and-charlie-crist <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/jeff-henderson-1">Jeff Henderson</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: September 13, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <div></div><a href="/story/presidential-hopefuls-flock-florida-help-rick-scott-and-charlie-crist"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/chrischristiedevalpatrickbobbyjindal-sunshinestatenews.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="81" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/presidential-hopefuls-flock-florida-help-rick-scott-and-charlie-crist" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/presidential-hopefuls-flock-florida-help-rick-scott-and-charlie-crist#comments 2016 Barack Obama Bill Clinton Bobby Jindal Charlie Crist Chris Christie Congress Deval Patrick Elizabeth Warren George W. Bush Hillary Clinton Jeb Bush Marco Rubio Martin O’Malley News Republican Governors Association RGA Rick Scott RPOF Politics Fri, 12 Sep 2014 12:51:31 +0000 Kevin Derby 5924491 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com ‘Bumper Crop of Litigation’ Threatens School Choice in Florida http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/%E2%80%98bumper-crop-litigation%E2%80%99-threatens-school-choice-florida <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/mary-c-tillotson-watchdogorg-0">Mary C. Tillotson Watchdog.org</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: September 12, 2014 3:55 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/%E2%80%98bumper-crop-litigation%E2%80%99-threatens-school-choice-florida"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/studenttesting-sunshinestatenews.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="144" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/%E2%80%98bumper-crop-litigation%E2%80%99-threatens-school-choice-florida" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/%E2%80%98bumper-crop-litigation%E2%80%99-threatens-school-choice-florida#comments Education News Thu, 11 Sep 2014 23:43:29 +0000 Nancy Smith 5924341 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com