Articles in Category: 'Ronald Reagan'

By: Kevin Derby | Posted: May 22, 2015 9:21 AM
 

Over the last century, American liberals have often supported a strong executive branch while conservatives have usually fought against giving additional power to the White House.

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: April 28, 2015 4:23 PM
 

In her classic “The March of Folly," the great historian Barbara Tuchman wrote, “Mankind, it seems, makes a poorer performance of government than of almost any other human activity.”

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: December 3, 2014 3:55 AM
 

Former Gov. Jeb Bush, R-Fla., might want to note how his father did in his bids for the Republican presidential nomination in 1980 and 1992 and contrast that with his brother’s 2000 campaign as he ponders whether to run in 2016.

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: November 25, 2014 3:55 AM
 

In 1968, Richard Nixon changed the Electoral College map by appealing to the “Silent Majority” of American voters: law-abiding, white, working class voters in the Great Lakes and the South who had backed Democrats for decades.

 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: October 10, 2014 3:55 AM
 

Rick Scott's campaign people aren't going to listen to me -- heck, my own kids don't even do that -- but here comes my advice anyway: Go on an all-out, total-market sweetness offensive.

 
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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: Nancy Smith | Posted: July 11, 2014 3:55 AM
 

Nan Rich won one Thursday. She didn't even have to be in the Biltmore Hotel's Granada Room. She didn't have to touch a microphone. She won because Charlie Crist addressed the Florida media brain trust unobstructed. In all his egotistical glory. His only opposition -- his only enemy -- was himself.

 
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