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By: Jeff Atwater | Posted: January 26, 2013 2:00 PM

Like California, Florida has beautiful, diverse landscapes. This natural beauty is only surpassed by weather and climates that make both states a destination and a home for millions.

 
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Posted: January 26, 2013 3:55 AM
 
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: January 26, 2013 3:55 AM

WASHINGTON -- It must be true what they say about women -- that they are smarter, stronger, wiser and wilier than your average Joe.

 
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Posted: January 25, 2013 3:55 AM
 
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By: Charles Krauthammer | Posted: January 25, 2013 3:55 AM
WASHINGTON -- The media herd is stunned to discover that Barack Obama is a man of the left. After 699 teleprompted presidential speeches, the commentariat was apparently still oblivious. Until Monday's inaugural address, that is.
 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: January 24, 2013 3:55 AM
Commentators both left and right agree that Barack Obama's second inaugural speech Monday was highly partisan, with shoutouts to his constituencies on the left and defiance of his critics on the right.
 
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Posted: January 24, 2013 3:55 AM
 
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: January 23, 2013 3:55 AM
WASHINGTON -- My inner Pollyanna was basking in blissfulness, rolling in the hay of righteous rhetoric, backstroking through the sunny sibilance of aspiration.
 
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Posted: January 23, 2013 3:55 AM
 
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Posted: January 22, 2013 3:55 AM
 
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By: Thomas Sowell | Posted: January 22, 2013 3:55 AM
The gun control controversy is only the latest of many issues to be debated almost solely in terms of fixed preconceptions, with little or no examination of hard facts.
 
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By: Lloyd Brown | Posted: January 22, 2013 3:55 AM
Spending other people's money is something liberals do with gusto and verve. Constant practice has made them quite good at it.
 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: January 21, 2013 3:55 AM

It's time for Florida to re-examine its fear of gambling and put it where it can do the state some good -- in smart, high-class state-of-the-art casinos.

 
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By: George Will | Posted: January 21, 2013 3:55 AM
WASHINGTON -- A willow, not an oak. So said conservatives of Chief Justice John Roberts when he rescued the Affordable Care Act -- aka Obamacare -- from being found unconstitutional.
 
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Posted: January 21, 2013 3:55 AM
 
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: January 19, 2013 3:55 AM
NEW YORK -- To the world-weary, Lance Armstrong's confession to Oprah was just one more in a series.
 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: January 19, 2013 3:55 AM

This is the time I should be grousing about the cost of a second-term liberal president's inauguration. Have at those hypocritical Democrats, right? Wrong. I'm not going to do it. 

 
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By: Christian R. Cámara | Posted: January 19, 2013 3:55 AM
Last year, the R Street Institute expressed serious concerns with a proposed government-owned broadband network (GON) project in Southwest Florida.
 
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Posted: January 19, 2013 3:55 AM
 
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By: Pat Buchanan | Posted: January 18, 2013 3:55 AM
"For every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction" is Newton's third law of physics. 
 
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Posted: January 18, 2013 3:55 AM
 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: January 17, 2013 3:55 AM
To judge from his surly demeanor and defiant words at his press conference on Monday, Barack Obama begins his second term with a strategy to defeat and humiliate Republicans rather than a strategy to govern.
 
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Posted: January 17, 2013 3:55 AM
 
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By: Ed Moore, Ph.D. | Posted: January 17, 2013 3:55 AM
Options for both initial and continuing education have expanded rapidly in the 21st century.
 
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By: Mona Charen | Posted: January 16, 2013 3:55 AM
Now the other shoes begin to drop. Voters knew in November that many of the promises Obama made in 2008 had been broken.
 
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Posted: January 16, 2013 3:55 AM
 
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By: Pat Buchanan | Posted: January 15, 2013 3:55 AM
In the 20th century, only two presidents shaped new governing coalitions that outlasted them. They were the only two men to appear on five national tickets.
 
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Posted: January 15, 2013 3:55 AM
 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: January 14, 2013 3:55 AM

Sorry, anthropology defenders, but Gov. Rick Scott was right 15 months ago about the college degrees needed in the 21st century marketplace. And he's so right today. 
 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: January 14, 2013 3:55 AM
It's often good fun and sometimes revealing to divide American history into distinct periods of uniform length.
 
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