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By: Lloyd Brown | Posted: November 8, 2012 3:55 AM
"When you see that in order to produce, you need to obtain permission from men who produce nothing; when you see that money is flowing to those who deal not in goods, but in favors; when you see that men get rich more easily by graft than by work, and your laws no longer protect you against them, but protect them against you ... you may know that your society is doomed." – Ayn Rand
 
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Posted: November 7, 2012 3:00 AM
 
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By: L. Brent Bozell | Posted: November 7, 2012 2:30 AM
Throughout the very long presidential election cycle, two trends remained consistent. The media lauded Obama no matter how horrendous his record, and they savaged Obama's Republican contenders as ridiculous pretenders.
 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: November 6, 2012 3:55 AM
How I long for an inquiring press. Just once in all this early voting mess, won't somebody, anybody question the Democrats' outrage and need for legal redress over a shortage of voting days? 
 
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By: Mona Charen | Posted: November 6, 2012 3:55 AM
"I don't know," a very wise and skeptical Washington political analyst confided to me on Sunday as I limned the Romney victory I foresee. "I'd like to believe it," she said, "but I have to overlook a lot. If you're right, then a whole lotta state polls have to be wrong."
 
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Posted: November 6, 2012 3:55 AM
 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: November 5, 2012 3:55 AM
This isn't Vegas, but I've got my crystal ball and I'm willing to make a few wagers on the Election 2012 landscape 48 hours from now. Not all the races, just the ones I think are the tightest or most interesting in Florida.
 
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By: George Will | Posted: November 5, 2012 3:55 AM

PRESIDENT: The leading figure in a small group of men of whom -- and of whom only -- it is positively known that immense numbers of their countrymen did not want any of them for president.
-- Ambrose Bierce
The Devil's Dictionary (1906)

 
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By: Matt Towery | Posted: November 3, 2012 3:55 AM
Sometime after Tuesday's election, we will learn who won the presidency for the next four years and just what led to the result. But in the meantime, here are some general issues related to the 2012 presidential cycle that deserve consideration. 
 
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By: Ann-Lynn Denker | Posted: November 3, 2012 3:55 AM
With only a few days until the election, Florida voters have to make a decision on which candidate can protect vital program budgets.

 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: November 3, 2012 3:55 AM

The sheer unscrupulousness afoot in Palm Beach County never ceases to amaze, but now it's even attracted the governor's attention.

 
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By: Scott Rasmussen | Posted: November 3, 2012 3:55 AM
Election 2012 has had few surprises. So it's somewhat surprising that heading into the final weekend of the election season, we are unable to confidently project who is likely to win the White House.

 
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By: Charles Krauthammer | Posted: November 2, 2012 3:55 AM

"Ronald Reagan changed the trajectory of America in a way that Richard Nixon did not and in a way that Bill Clinton did not." That was Barack Obama in 2008.

 
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By: Rep. Jose R. Oliva | Posted: November 2, 2012 3:55 AM
Amendment 11 seeks to reduce the ever-increasing financial burden caused by property taxes for seniors.
 
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By: Matt Mayer | Posted: November 1, 2012 3:55 AM
In a shameless attempt to politicize Hurricane Sandy, The New York Times rushed out an editorial, "A Big Storm Requires Big Government," attacking conservatives for advocating a rebalancing of disaster response responsibilities.
 
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Posted: November 1, 2012 3:55 AM
 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: November 1, 2012 3:55 AM
As the East Coast recoils from Hurricane Sandy, the political news is of new states suddenly inundated with presidential campaign ads. First Wisconsin, then Pennsylvania, more recently Minnesota.
 
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By: Ed Moore, Ph.D. | Posted: November 1, 2012 3:55 AM
As we approach Election Day, it is perhaps a good time to evaluate the higher education issues and challenges facing our nation.
 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: October 31, 2012 3:55 AM

A week before Election Day the Florida Democratic Party makes the contentious Steve Southerland-Al Lawson race all about veterans' dissatisfaction with how their congressman is representing them.

 
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By: L. Brent Bozell | Posted: October 31, 2012 3:55 AM
NBC's David Gregory isn't always a news reporter. As we're seeing with increasing frequency on that network, he's squashing stories. Call him an unreporter.
 
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Posted: October 31, 2012 3:55 AM
 
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By: Lloyd Brown | Posted: October 30, 2012 3:55 AM
More than 1 million Florida residents already have cast a vote in the presidential election, which will be decided in one week. Given recent news, at least a few of those who voted for the incumbent must be wishing they could retrieve their ballots.
 
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By: Mona Charen | Posted: October 30, 2012 3:55 AM
The first statements from the Obama administration about what happened in Benghazi seemed plausible.
 
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Posted: October 30, 2012 3:55 AM
 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: October 29, 2012 3:55 AM
Attorney General Pam Bondi's impassioned stand last week against turning Florida's $334 million mortgage-fraud settlement into raises for state employees was nothing less than heroic.
 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: October 29, 2012 3:55 AM
When reading one of the endless stories about a just-released poll Thursday night, a pair of numbers struck my eye: 60 and 37.
 
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By: Michael Long | Posted: October 29, 2012 3:55 AM
Amendment 12 asks Florida’s voters the toughest question on the 2012 ballot? Not really. 
 
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Posted: October 29, 2012 3:55 AM
 
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By: Harrison R. DuBosar | Posted: October 29, 2012 3:55 AM
During the past spring's legislative session in Tallahassee, state lawmakers in a bipartisan effort passed House Joint Resolution 931, the student appointment to the Florida Board of Governors (BOG). This resolution will take the form of Amendment 12 on this year’s ballot.
 
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: October 27, 2012 3:55 AM
WASHINGTON -- We shouldn't be talking about this silliness -- Big Bird, "bull -- er," or a girl's "first time."
 
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