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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: October 15, 2014 8:01 PM
 

 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: October 15, 2014 10:00 AM
 

(This column has been updated to include the comments of Florida Press Association and Intersect Media Solutions President and CEO Dean Ridings.)

 
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: October 15, 2014 3:55 AM
 

WASHINGTON -- So unpopular is President Obama these days that the (D) following Democratic candidates' names might stand for Denial.

And, so desperate are political pundits for any fresh news crumb that a molehill quickly becomes a mountain. One ill-chosen word -- or, worse, failure to answer a reporter's question -- and the candidate is suddenly redrawn into a caricature he doesn't recognize.

 
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Posted: October 15, 2014 3:55 AM
 
 
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By: Tom Garcia | Posted: October 15, 2014 3:55 AM
 

Without much fanfare, the United States has now met its own domestic natural gas needs, while also becoming the world’s No. 1 exporter of natural gas.

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: October 14, 2014 2:05 PM
 
 
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By: Raoul Lowery Contreras | Posted: October 14, 2014 3:55 AM
 

Hispanic high school dropouts hit record lows in 2013 despite 18-24-year-olds' numbers increasing by 50 percent since 2001.

 
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By: Lloyd Brown | Posted: October 14, 2014 3:55 AM
 

Once in a while, government does something right.

 
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By: Thomas Sowell | Posted: October 14, 2014 3:55 AM
 
Speaker of the House Tip O'Neill once said, "All politics is local." That may have been true in Tip O'Neill's day, but some elections are decisively on national issues -- and the congressional elections this year are overwhelmingly national, just as the elections of 1860 were dominated by one national issue, namely slavery.
 
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Posted: October 14, 2014 3:55 AM
 
 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: October 13, 2014 3:55 AM
 

In April, Amendment 2 looked indestructible. Poll after poll gave it upward of 80 percent in voter approval.

 
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By: George Will | Posted: October 13, 2014 3:55 AM
 

WASHINGTON -- Come Tuesday, the national pastime will be the subject of oral arguments in a portentous Supreme Court case. This pastime is not baseball but rent seeking -- the unseemly yet uninhibited scramble of private interests to bend government power for their benefit. If the court directs a judicial scowl at North Carolina's State Board of Dental Examiners, the court will thereby advance a basic liberty -- the right of Americans to earn a living without unreasonable government interference.

 
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By: Rep. Katie Edwards | Posted: October 13, 2014 3:55 AM
 

I look at everything from a business perspective. When I sponsor a bill or when I am deciding how to vote on a bill, I examine the cost-benefit analysis. What will this do for Florida and the people in my district?

 
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