Under the leadership of Gov. Rick Scott, the revival of the Florida economy has been marked by annual job growth and tourism rates that outpace the national average. The inextricable link between Florida’s investment in its tourism industry and this economic recovery is affirmed by the statistics.
June 6, 2017 - 3:00pm
June 6, 2017 - 7:00am
As changing technologies and preferences make government-funded broadcasting increasingly preposterous, such broadcasting actually becomes useful by illustrating two dismal facts. One is the immortality of entitlements that especially benefit those among society's articulate upper reaches who feel entitled. The other fact is how impervious government programs are to evidence incompatible with their premises.
June 5, 2017 - 7:00am
A curious thing happened on President Trump's way out of the Paris climate accord. American mayors, governors, corporate leaders and others immediately committed to meeting the agreement's terms, anyway.
June 5, 2017 - 6:00am
Those who scoffed in March at the South Florida Water Management District's Python Elimination Program can eat their words now.
June 3, 2017 - 7:00am
So what if, in his speech last week to NATO, Donald Trump didn't explicitly reaffirm the provision that an attack on one is an attack on all?
June 3, 2017 - 10:15am
Something smells rotten at the Florida Department of Transportation.
June 2, 2017 - 8:45am
Yesterday my phone rang, and my text messages blew up asking me, had I read the article in the Miami Herald about an email Miami Beach Commissioner Kristen Rosen Gonzalez sent.
May 31, 2017 - 6:30pm
It looks as if the child care communities in Miami and Chicago each will get their wish.
May 31, 2017 - 2:15pm
On Tuesday night the Miami-Dade Democratic Executive Committee tried to convene for the umpteenth time to pass a resolution -- a resolution that would call for the resignation of State Attorney Katherine Fernandez Rundle.
May 30, 2017 - 5:15pm
Individuals, small business-owners and corporate professionals are aware of the crushing burden represented by our outdated federal tax code, unchanged since 1986.
May 27, 2017 - 7:00am
The quixotic American pursuit of Middle East peace is a perennial. It invariably fails, yet every administration feels compelled to give it a try. The Trump administration is no different.
May 27, 2017 - 6:00am
The Florida State College System (FCS) had Gov. Rick Scott's back in 2012 when he challenged all 24 institutions to offer a four-year, $10,000-degree program.
May 26, 2017 - 8:15am
George Sheldon must have a lot of friends in Florida. Certainly somebody should ask the folks at Our Kids Miami-Dade/Monroe -- the ones who offered Sheldon their top job at $210,000 a year without much of a search for anybody else -- why they didn't aim a little higher?
May 29, 2017 - 6:00am
“I like working for Uncle Sam. Lets me know just who I am.”---By Bob Dvorchak
May 25, 2017 - 6:00am
Whatever you say about Gov. Rick Scott, he can juggle and chew gum at the same time.