Sunshine State News RSS Feed http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/admin/content/stories en Obama Not Offended Enough by Anti-Semitism http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/obama-not-offended-enough-anti-semitism <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/mona-charen">Mona Charen</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: May 30, 2015 7:00 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> What to make of President Obama's interpretation of the Iranian leadership? Challenged by The Atlantic's Jeffrey Goldberg to account for the seeming inconsistency of relying on the rationality of a regime that holds a profoundly anti-Semitic worldview, the president denied that the "venomous anti-Semitism" (his words) of the mullahs is a barrier to rational decision-making:<a href="/story/obama-not-offended-enough-anti-semitism"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/charen.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="360" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/obama-not-offended-enough-anti-semitism" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/obama-not-offended-enough-anti-semitism#comments News Columns Fri, 29 May 2015 20:48:02 +0000 Caitlin@sunshinestatenews.com 5990804 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com The Incredible Shrinking Man http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/glen-mccoy-cartoon-24 <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: May 30, 2015 2:00 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <a href="/story/glen-mccoy-cartoon-24"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/glenmccoycartoon-sunshinestatenews_20.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="217" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/glen-mccoy-cartoon-24" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/glen-mccoy-cartoon-24#comments Cartoons News Fri, 29 May 2015 20:37:24 +0000 Caitlin@sunshinestatenews.com 5990801 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Weekly Roundup: FHIXating on the Special Session http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/weekly-roundup-fhixating-special-session <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/brandon-larrabee-news-service-florida-0">Brandon Larrabee News Service of Florida</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: May 29, 2015 8:35 PM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/weekly-roundup-fhixating-special-session"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/andygardinerrickscottstevecrisafulli-sunshinestatenews.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="85" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/weekly-roundup-fhixating-special-session" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/weekly-roundup-fhixating-special-session#comments News Politics Sat, 30 May 2015 00:38:03 +0000 Nancy Smith 5990866 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Scott, Galvano at Head of Class; Organize Now, Enviros Headed to Summer School http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/rick-scott-bill-galvano-head-class-organize-now-enviros-headed-summer-school <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/ed-dean">Ed Dean</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: May 29, 2015 5:00 PM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>Welcome to The Dean's List -- an Ed Dean-style look at who Florida's political achievers were (and weren't) in the last seven days. What you see here is strictly my opinion, not necessarily the editor's or the rest of the staff at Sunshine State News.</p><a href="/story/rick-scott-bill-galvano-head-class-organize-now-enviros-headed-summer-school"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/deanslistsmall-sunshinestatenews.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="292" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/rick-scott-bill-galvano-head-class-organize-now-enviros-headed-summer-school" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/rick-scott-bill-galvano-head-class-organize-now-enviros-headed-summer-school#comments ABLE Act Achieving a Better Life Experience Act Amendment 1 Ander Crenshaw Andy Gardiner Bill Galvano Eric Draper Florida Tax Credit Scholarship Holly Hill City Commission John Penny Manatee Education Foundation McKay Scholarship News Organize Now Rick Scott St. Andrew’s Catholic School SunTraill Politics Fri, 29 May 2015 15:20:26 +0000 Kevin Derby 5990694 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Panel Picks Utah Contractor to Validate Florida Standards Assessment http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/panel-picks-utah-contractor-validate-florida-standards-assessment <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/allison-nielsen">Allison Nielsen</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: May 29, 2015 1:57 PM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p dir="ltr"></p><a href="/story/panel-picks-utah-contractor-validate-florida-standards-assessment"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/testing-sunshinestatenews_3.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="121" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/panel-picks-utah-contractor-validate-florida-standards-assessment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/panel-picks-utah-contractor-validate-florida-standards-assessment#comments Alpine Testing Solutions Bill Proctor Common Core State Standards edCount Education Florida Department of Education Florida Standards Assessment Jeremy Ring Joseph Joyner News Pam Stewart Rick Scott validity Fri, 29 May 2015 18:02:31 +0000 Allison Nielsen 5990751 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Legislators, Lobbyists Prepare to Beat the Clock in Budget Special Session http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/legislators-lobbyists-prepare-beat-clock-budget-special-session <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/kevin-derby">Kevin Derby</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: May 29, 2015 12:50 PM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/legislators-lobbyists-prepare-beat-clock-budget-special-session"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/tedeutchchrishudsondominiccalabro-sunshinestatenews.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="73" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/legislators-lobbyists-prepare-beat-clock-budget-special-session" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/legislators-lobbyists-prepare-beat-clock-budget-special-session#comments Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioners AFP Americans for Prosperity ARNPs Chris Hudson Defenders of Wildlife Dominic Calabro Florida Legislature Florida TaxWatch Florida’s Water and Land Legacy Kurt Wenner League of Women Voters. LWV Medicaid expansion News Pamela Goodman PAs Physician Assistants Rick Scott Ted Deutch Politics Fri, 29 May 2015 16:21:13 +0000 Kevin Derby 5990716 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Tony Fabrizio Joins Ron DeSantis' Senate Campaign http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/tony-fabrizio-joins-ron-desantis-senate-campaign <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/kevin-derby">Kevin Derby</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: May 29, 2015 10:22 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/tony-fabrizio-joins-ron-desantis-senate-campaign"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/rondesantistonyfabrizio-sunshinestatenews.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="100" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/tony-fabrizio-joins-ron-desantis-senate-campaign" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/tony-fabrizio-joins-ron-desantis-senate-campaign#comments 2016 Alan Grayson . Bill McCollum Bob Martinez Carlos Lopez-Cantera Club for Growth Curt Clawson David Jolly Don Gaetz Francis Rooney FreedomWorks George LeMieux John Rood Marco Rubio Mitch McConnell News Patrick Murphy Rick Perry Rick Scott Ron DeSantis Scott Walker Senate Tony Fabrizio U.S. Chamber of Commerce Politics Fri, 29 May 2015 14:27:45 +0000 Kevin Derby 5990673 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Why Doctors Quit http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/why-doctors-quit <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/charles-krauthhammer">Charles Krauthammer</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: May 29, 2015 7:00 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>WASHINGTON -- About a decade ago, a doctor friend was lamenting the increasingly frustrating conditions of clinical practice. "How did you know to get out of medicine in 1978?" he asked with a smile.</p> <p>"I didn't," I replied. "I had no idea what was coming. I just felt I'd chosen the wrong vocation."</p><a href="/story/why-doctors-quit"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/Charles-Krauthammer-Mug.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="360" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/why-doctors-quit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/why-doctors-quit#comments News Columns Thu, 28 May 2015 22:25:05 +0000 Caitlin@sunshinestatenews.com 5990541 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Circus of Runners http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/jeff-stahler-cartoon-351 <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: May 29, 2015 2:00 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <a href="/story/jeff-stahler-cartoon-351"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/jeffstahlercartoon-sunshinestatenews_15.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="203" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/jeff-stahler-cartoon-351" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/jeff-stahler-cartoon-351#comments Cartoons News Thu, 28 May 2015 22:19:53 +0000 Caitlin@sunshinestatenews.com 5990540 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Backroom Briefing: Brian Pitts on the Matter of the Session http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/backroom-briefing-brian-pitts-matter-session <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/brandon-larrabee-and-dara-kam-news-service-florida-0">Brandon Larrabee and Dara Kam News Service of Florida</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: May 28, 2015 7:02 PM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/backroom-briefing-brian-pitts-matter-session"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/brianpits-sunshinestatenews.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="123" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/backroom-briefing-brian-pitts-matter-session" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/backroom-briefing-brian-pitts-matter-session#comments News Politics Thu, 28 May 2015 23:04:50 +0000 Nancy Smith 5990567 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Harris’ Innovation: Keeping Floridians Safe http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/harris%E2%80%99s-innovation-keeping-floridians-safe <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/mark-wilson">Mark Wilson</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: May 28, 2015 6:30 PM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>Education, innovation, infrastructure and quality of life are all key pillars making Florida’s business climate more competitive. </p><a href="/story/harris%E2%80%99s-innovation-keeping-floridians-safe"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/Wilson_Mark_70.JPG" alt="" title="" width="270" height="417" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/harris%E2%80%99s-innovation-keeping-floridians-safe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/harris%E2%80%99s-innovation-keeping-floridians-safe#comments communications systems Harris Corporation News P25 Project 25 SLERS State Law Enforcement Radio System Columns Thu, 28 May 2015 22:41:18 +0000 Nancy Smith 5990565 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com No 'A' and 'B' Grades? In Martin County, That's the Reality http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/no-and-bs-grades-martin-county-thats-reality <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/allison-nielsen">Allison Nielsen</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: May 28, 2015 4:46 PM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/no-and-bs-grades-martin-county-thats-reality"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/reportcard-sunshinestatenews_0.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="136" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/no-and-bs-grades-martin-county-thats-reality" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/no-and-bs-grades-martin-county-thats-reality#comments Common Core State Standards Education Florida Standards Florida Standards Assessment Jamie Adcock Laurie Gaylord Martin County School Board Martin County School District News progression standards based grading Thu, 28 May 2015 20:49:44 +0000 Allison Nielsen 5990523 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Democrats Keep Shooting Themselves in the Foot Over David Jolly http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/democrats-continue-shoot-themselves-foot-against-david-jolly <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/kevin-derby">Kevin Derby</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: May 28, 2015 3:24 PM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/democrats-continue-shoot-themselves-foot-against-david-jolly"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/davidjolly-sunshinestatenews_6.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="103" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/democrats-continue-shoot-themselves-foot-against-david-jolly" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/democrats-continue-shoot-themselves-foot-against-david-jolly#comments Alex Sink Curt Clawson David Jolly DCCC Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee Ed Jany Eric Lynn Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015 Highway Trust Fund Nancy Pelosi National Republican Congressional Committee News NRCC Politics Thu, 28 May 2015 19:28:26 +0000 Kevin Derby 5990509 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Florida Pushes Back Against Obama's Latest Rules on Water http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/florida-pushes-back-against-obamas-latest-water-regulations <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/kevin-derby">Kevin Derby</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: May 28, 2015 2:20 PM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/florida-pushes-back-against-obamas-latest-water-regulations"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/tomfeeneybarackobamaadamputnam-sunshinestatenews_0.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="73" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/florida-pushes-back-against-obamas-latest-water-regulations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/florida-pushes-back-against-obamas-latest-water-regulations#comments AIF Barack Obama Bill Shuster Clean Water Act Congress EPA Gwen Graham News Regulatory Integrity Protection Act Tom Feeney Tom Rooney Waters of the U.S. WOTUS Politics Thu, 28 May 2015 18:24:17 +0000 Kevin Derby 5990493 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Alvin Brown's Loss Just the Tip of the Iceberg for Florida Democrats' Woes http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/alvin-browns-loss-just-tip-iceberg-florida-democrats-woes <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/ed-dean">Ed Dean</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: May 28, 2015 1:45 PM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/alvin-browns-loss-just-tip-iceberg-florida-democrats-woes"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/alvinbrown-sunshinestatenews.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="128" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/alvin-browns-loss-just-tip-iceberg-florida-democrats-woes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/alvin-browns-loss-just-tip-iceberg-florida-democrats-woes#comments Al Yorston Alvin Brown Barack Obama Cary Glickstein Charlie Crist Diane Veltri Bendekovic Florida Democratic Party Jerry Fadgen Lori Moseley Mark Zubaly Medicaid expansion News Rick Scott Politics Thu, 28 May 2015 16:08:20 +0000 Kevin Derby 5990428 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Senate Candidates DeSantis, Murphy Trot Out More Supporters http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/senate-candidates-ron-desantis-patrick-murphy-trot-out-additional-supporters <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/kevin-derby">Kevin Derby</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: May 28, 2015 11:20 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/senate-candidates-ron-desantis-patrick-murphy-trot-out-additional-supporters"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/patrickmurphyrondesantis-sunshinestatenews.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="105" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/senate-candidates-ron-desantis-patrick-murphy-trot-out-additional-supporters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/senate-candidates-ron-desantis-patrick-murphy-trot-out-additional-supporters#comments 2016 Alan Grayson Bill McCollum Bob Martinez Carlos Lopez-Cantera Club for Growth Curt Clawson David Jolly Don Gaetz Francis Rooney FreedomWorks George LeMieux Jack Seiler John Rood Lori Parrish Marco Rubio Martin Kiar News Patrick Murphy Randy Fine Ron DeSantis Scott Israel Senate Tim Ryan Politics Thu, 28 May 2015 15:25:54 +0000 Kevin Derby 5990415 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com The Separation of Campaign and State http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/separation-campaign-and-state <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/george-will-0">George Will</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: May 28, 2015 7:00 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>WASHINGTON -- A simple apology would suffice. Instead, campaign finance reformers, horrified by the predictable results of their handiwork, aspire to yet more regulatory wrinkles to limit political speech. These, too, would have consequences unintended and undesired by reformers, "requiring" a new round of reforms. But the Constitution, properly construed, requires a wall of separation between campaign and state.</p><a href="/story/separation-campaign-and-state"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/george-will.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="360" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/separation-campaign-and-state" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/separation-campaign-and-state#comments News Columns Wed, 27 May 2015 21:12:36 +0000 Caitlin@sunshinestatenews.com 5990237 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Florida Roundtable's Top 10 Reasons Medicaid Expansion Is Wrong for Florida http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/florida-roundtables-top-10-reasons-medicaid-expansion-wrong-florida <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/sunshine-state-news-0">Sunshine State News</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: May 28, 2015 3:30 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/florida-roundtables-top-10-reasons-medicaid-expansion-wrong-florida"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/capitol-sunshinestatenews.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="130" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/florida-roundtables-top-10-reasons-medicaid-expansion-wrong-florida" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/florida-roundtables-top-10-reasons-medicaid-expansion-wrong-florida#comments Abby Dupree Florida Deserves Better Florida Roundtable Medicaid expansion News Obamacare Richard Corcoran Richard E. Coates Politics Thu, 28 May 2015 07:05:20 +0000 Nancy Smith 5990344 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Infamous Duo http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/henry-payne-cartoon-186 <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: May 28, 2015 2:00 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <a href="/story/henry-payne-cartoon-186"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/henrypaynecartoon-sunshinestatenews_29.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="174" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/henry-payne-cartoon-186" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/henry-payne-cartoon-186#comments Cartoons News Wed, 27 May 2015 21:15:39 +0000 Caitlin@sunshinestatenews.com 5990242 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Florida House Won't Cave on Medicaid Expansion http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/florida-house-wont-cave-medicaid-expansion <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/nancy-smith">Nancy Smith</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: May 28, 2015 12:01 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/florida-house-wont-cave-medicaid-expansion"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/stevecrisafullifloridahouse-sunshinestatenews.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="105" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/florida-house-wont-cave-medicaid-expansion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/florida-house-wont-cave-medicaid-expansion#comments FHIX Florida Deserves Better Florida Division of Elections Florida Roundtable House Health and Human Services Committee Jason Brodeur Medicaid expansion National Football League News Obamacare Richard Corcoran Steve Crisafulli Columns Wed, 27 May 2015 21:36:34 +0000 Nancy Smith 5990249 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Hot-Button Health Issues Added to Special Session http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/hot-button-health-issues-added-special-session <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/jim-saunders-health-news-florida">Jim Saunders News Service of Florida</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: May 27, 2015 6:00 PM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/hot-button-health-issues-added-special-session"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/carypigmanjasonbrodeurheatherfitzenhagen-sunshinestatenews.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="71" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/hot-button-health-issues-added-special-session" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/hot-button-health-issues-added-special-session#comments News Politics Wed, 27 May 2015 21:50:23 +0000 Nancy Smith 5990253 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Will Medicaid Expansion Really Create Jobs? http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/will-medicaid-expansion-really-create-jobs <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/ed-dean">Ed Dean</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: May 27, 2015 4:30 PM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/will-medicaid-expansion-really-create-jobs"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/healthcare-sunshinestatenews.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="111" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/will-medicaid-expansion-really-create-jobs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/will-medicaid-expansion-really-create-jobs#comments A Healthy Florida Works Barack Obama Chris Conover Dan White Families USA Florida Center for Fiscal and Economic Policy Florida Hospital Association Florida Legislature Forbes Medicaid Medicaid expansion Moody’s News Obamacare Politics Wed, 27 May 2015 17:56:26 +0000 Kevin Derby 5990165 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Tom Rooney Ready to Take On EPA Over Obama's Latest Water Regs http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/tom-rooney-ready-rumble-epa-over-obamas-latest-water-regulations <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/kevin-derby">Kevin Derby</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: May 27, 2015 2:47 PM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/tom-rooney-ready-rumble-epa-over-obamas-latest-water-regulations"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/tomrooneyginamccarthy-sunshinestatenews.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="102" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/tom-rooney-ready-rumble-epa-over-obamas-latest-water-regulations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/tom-rooney-ready-rumble-epa-over-obamas-latest-water-regulations#comments Barack Obama Clean Water Act Clean Water Rule Congress Environmental Protection Agency EPA Gina McCarthy House Agriculture Appropriations Subcommittee Jo-Ellen Darcy News Tom Rooney Politics Wed, 27 May 2015 18:50:55 +0000 Kevin Derby 5990182 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com John Mica Warns of 'Airport Meltdowns' This Summer http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/john-mica-warns-airport-meltdowns-summer <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/kevin-derby">Kevin Derby</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: May 27, 2015 9:57 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/john-mica-warns-airport-meltdowns-summer"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/johnmica-sunshinestatenews_0.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="128" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/john-mica-warns-airport-meltdowns-summer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/john-mica-warns-airport-meltdowns-summer#comments airlines Airport and Airway Trust Fund Airports Congress FAA Federal Aviation Administration House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee John Mica News Passenger Facility Charge PFC U.S. Airports in Crisis Politics Wed, 27 May 2015 14:04:12 +0000 Kevin Derby 5990078 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com How the World Has Changed Since World War I http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/how-world-has-changed-world-war-i <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/michael-barone">Michael Barone</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: May 27, 2015 7:00 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> Over the past year, I've been reading books inspired by the centenary of World War I, a war with horrific casualties painful to contemplate. What helps in comprehending the scale of the slaughter is a book by one of Bill Gates' favorite authors, the Canadian academic Vaclav Smil, "Creating the Twentieth Century: Technical Innovations of 1867-1914 and Their Lasting Impact."<a href="/story/how-world-has-changed-world-war-i"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/michael-barone-mug.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="360" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/how-world-has-changed-world-war-i" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/how-world-has-changed-world-war-i#comments News Columns Tue, 26 May 2015 23:13:20 +0000 Caitlin@sunshinestatenews.com 5989974 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com David Beckham in Miami, Nearing a Shot on Goal http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/david-beckham-miami-nearing-shot-goal <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/nancy-smith">Nancy Smith</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: May 27, 2015 3:00 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/david-beckham-miami-nearing-shot-goal"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/david_beckham_0_0.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="139" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/david-beckham-miami-nearing-shot-goal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/david-beckham-miami-nearing-shot-goal#comments American Airlines Arena Beckham United Group Carlos Gimenez David Beckham Donna Shalala Los Angeles Gala Major League Soccer Marcelo Claure Marlins Park Miami Dolphins MLS NASL News Orange Bowl Simon Fuller Sports Sun Life Stadium UM University of Miami Wed, 27 May 2015 01:59:44 +0000 Nancy Smith 5990018 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com High Cost of Viewing http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/jeff-stahler-cartoon-350 <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: May 27, 2015 2:00 AM</span> </div> </div> </div> <a href="/story/jeff-stahler-cartoon-350"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/jeffstahlercartoon-sunshinestatenews_14.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="203" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/jeff-stahler-cartoon-350" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/jeff-stahler-cartoon-350#comments Cartoons News Tue, 26 May 2015 23:06:48 +0000 Caitlin@sunshinestatenews.com 5989969 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com New Family Business for Carole and Charlie Crist http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/new-family-business-carole-and-charlie-crist <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/nancy-smith">Nancy Smith</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: May 26, 2015 9:30 PM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/new-family-business-carole-and-charlie-crist"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/goddessey_boutique.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="166" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/new-family-business-carole-and-charlie-crist" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/new-family-business-carole-and-charlie-crist#comments Business Carole Crist Carole Rome Charlie Crist Goddessey Boutique Katie Bohnett News Wed, 27 May 2015 01:21:44 +0000 Nancy Smith 5990011 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Patrick Murphy Pushes Back After Club for Growth Goes on the Attack http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/patrick-murphy-pushes-back-after-club-growth-goes-attack <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/kevin-derby">Kevin Derby</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: May 26, 2015 9:30 PM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/patrick-murphy-pushes-back-after-club-growth-goes-attack"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/patrickmurphydavidmcintosh-sunshinestatenews_0.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="99" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/patrick-murphy-pushes-back-after-club-growth-goes-attack" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/patrick-murphy-pushes-back-after-club-growth-goes-attack#comments 2016 Alan Grayson Club for Growth Elizabeth Warren Export-Import Bank Hillary Clinton Josh Wolf Marco Rubio News Patrick Murphy Senate Politics Wed, 27 May 2015 00:14:42 +0000 Kevin Derby 5989993 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com Environmentalists Whipping Up Weekend Land-Buying Rallies http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/environmentalists-whipping-weekend-land-buying-rallies <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/source/jim-turner-news-service-florida">Jim Turner News Service of Florida</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Posted: May 26, 2015 6:46 PM</span> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><a href="/story/environmentalists-whipping-weekend-land-buying-rallies"><img src="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/ericdraperandygardiner-sunshinestatenews.jpg" alt="" title="" width="270" height="99" class=" teaser-image-img" /><span> </span></a><p><a href="http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/environmentalists-whipping-weekend-land-buying-rallies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.sunshinestatenews.com/story/environmentalists-whipping-weekend-land-buying-rallies#comments News Politics Tue, 26 May 2015 22:51:12 +0000 Nancy Smith 5989961 at http://www.sunshinestatenews.com