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By: Robert W. McKnight | Posted: August 20, 2014 3:55 AM
 

It was May 1980. The annual session of the Florida Legislature was wrapping up and on this day, most of the members were back in their legislative districts getting ready for their re-election campaigns.

 
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By: Mona Charen | Posted: August 19, 2014 3:55 AM
 
The Ferguson, Mo., police department released convenience store surveillance tape that showed Michael Brown allegedly stealing some cigars minutes before he was shot by a police officer. Aware that the release of this footage might look like posthumous character assassination of the shooting victim, Captain Ronald Johnson of the Ferguson police explained that the tape was released pursuant to freedom of information requests.
 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: August 19, 2014 3:55 AM
 

How does an issue that registers barely a blip on the Who-Gives-a-Hoot Voter Meter manage to compel a governor to give up half an hour on his Tuesday schedule so he can be condescendingly preached to?

 
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By: Lloyd Brown | Posted: August 19, 2014 3:55 AM
 

There may be another incumbent-tossing in the wind for Northeast Florida.

 
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By: George Will | Posted: August 18, 2014 3:55 AM
 

WASHINGTON -- Barack Obama, presiding over an unusually dismal post-recession economy, might make matters worse with a distracting crusade against the minor and sensible business practice called "inversion," more about which anon. So, consider his credentials as an economic thinker.

 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: August 18, 2014 3:55 AM
 

All Aboard Florida (AAF) is like a rigged "Let's Make a Deal" TV experience. 

 
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By: Jeff Henderson | Posted: August 18, 2014 3:55 AM
 
 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: August 16, 2014 3:55 AM
 

The Martin County Commission races, hotter than a cherry bomb in a coffee can, now move to money, and who's giving what to whom. The emphasis is on the who.

 
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By: Pat Buchanan | Posted: August 16, 2014 3:55 AM
 
Last week, we were told there were 40,000 Yazidis on Sinjar Mountain facing starvation if they remained there, and slaughter by ISIS if they came down.

But a team of Marines and Special Forces that helicoptered in has reported back that, with a corridor off the mountain opened up by U.S. air strikes, the humanitarian crisis is over. The few thousand who remain can be airdropped food and water. The rest can be brought out.
 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: August 16, 2014 3:55 AM
 
Former Gov. Mitt Romney, R-Mass., the Republican Party’s presidential candidate in 2012, will be heading to South Florida next week to hit the campaign trail for Miami-Dade School Board member Carlos Curbelo.
 
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By: Charles Krauthammer | Posted: August 15, 2014 3:55 AM
 

"Great nations need organizing principles, and 'Don't do stupid stuff' is not an organizing principle."
-- Hillary Clinton, The Atlantic, Aug. 10

WASHINGTON -- Leave it to Barack Obama's own former secretary of state to acknowledge the fatal flaw of his foreign policy: a total absence of strategic thinking.

 
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By: Alex Sanchez | Posted: August 15, 2014 3:55 AM
 

We all have dreams. A young couple dreams of purchasing their first home together. New parents dream of the day when they can send their child off to college. Our country is rooted in the American dream, which tells us that the opportunity for a better life exists for each of us.

 
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