Clearly gunning for a Pulitzer Prize, which apparently it thinks is a great honor, the Tampa Bay Times has discovered the obvious fact that students in government schools aren't learning.
August 25, 2015 - 9:00pm
August 25, 2015 - 3:00pm
Marco Rubio is in an odd position in the Republican presidential pack. Polls show Rubio is well-regarded in key states but he’s behind Donald Trump and other candidates.
August 25, 2015 - 10:30am
There’s a surprise coming to Florida property owners at the end of August, one wrapped in the federal government’s signature red tape.
August 25, 2015 - 7:00am
Since China devalued its currency 3 percent, global markets have gone into a tailspin. Why should this be?
August 24, 2015 - 7:15pm
Bowing to politics instead of science, Florida regulators are violating state law with unjustified restrictions on two Indian Rocks Beach basins.
August 24, 2015 - 1:45pm
Even as the Wall Street Journal reports that he is drawing closer to entering the 2016 presidential race, Joe Biden will soon find he will be running against history’s headwinds.
August 24, 2015 - 7:00am
Donald Trump's six-page platform on immigration may not be, as Ann Coulter wrote, "the greatest political document since the Magna Carta." But given the issue's role in elevating the candidate to leading Republican polls, it merits serious attention.
August 23, 2015 - 11:15pm
Before any more state capital folks take a misty-eyed stroll down memory lane, let's get one thing straight. Term limits happened in Florida for a reason.
August 22, 2015 - 7:00am
"This was not a subject that was on anybody's mind until I brought it up at my announcement." -- Donald Trump, on immigration, Republican debate, Aug. 6
August 20, 2015 - 8:00pm
Florida is doing the right thing. In case you doubt the wisdom of Attorney General Pam Bondi's decision to join a multi-state bipartisan lawsuit against the EPA attempt to seize regulatory control over large categories of state waters, you might want to take a look at the graphic reproduced just below.
August 21, 2015 - 7:00am
Let's assume, for fun, that Donald Trump's supporters are thinking with their brains, not their viscera. If so, they will want to know that the issue he has lassoed for self-aggrandizement has been utterly demagogued. Trump is playing them for chumps.
August 20, 2015 - 12:45pm
With businessman Donald Trump leading national polls and now ahead of the GOP primary pack in key states including Florida, former Gov. Jeb Bush, R-Fla., is relying on the last Republican to sit in the White House for help: his brother former President George W. Bush.
August 20, 2015 - 7:00am
WASHINGTON -- We could wearily shrug, say "Oh, well," and economize waste and annoyance by just building the proposed $142 million Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial. But long after its perpetrators are gone, it would squat there, representing Washington at its worst and proving that we have forgotten how to nurture our national memory with intelligent memorials.
August 19, 2015 - 10:45am
U.S. Rep. David Jolly, R-Fla., needed some conservative help as he runs for the U.S. Senate in 2016 -- and on Wednesday, he got just that. Jolly’s left flank isn’t exactly secure in a Republican primary. Soon after upsetting former state CFO Alex Sink in a special election last year, Jolly announced that he supported same-sex marriage. This quickly drew fire from the right, including from conservatives who backed Jolly over Sink. More recently, Jolly has teamed with U.S. Rep. Gwen Graham, D-Fla., to extend the federal drilling ban in the eastern part of the Gulf even as conservatives push for more energy exploration.
August 19, 2015 - 7:00am
"Trump's immigration proposals are as dangerous as they are stunning," railed amnesty activist Frank Sharry.