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The governor is asked to commit to policies to offset the impacts of climate change; he offers no answer and no comment. Top Florida climate scientists meet with Gov. Rick Scott hoping for some ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Aug 20, 2014 at 10:08 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
There's been a lot that I've been critical of President Obama lately. I won't go into all the issues here that I disagree with him on. Frankly, that would take a whole other diary... perhaps for ...
by markthshark
Comment Count 20 comments on Sun May 11, 2014 at 05:57 PM PDT with 26 Recommends
Last July, alert elections officials in the Miami-Dade jurisdiction noticed a puzzling pattern in requests for absentee ballots and discovered the first case of electronic election fraud to get some ...
by Wisconsin Grassroots Network
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Apr 03, 2013 at 10:53 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
While Republicans in their bid to show that they are inclusive are placing minorities like Marco Rubio in the forefront, it is essential to understand that it is a failing proposition for one ...
by Egberto Willies
Comment Count 26 comments on Tue Feb 12, 2013 at 09:53 AM PST with 14 Recommends
The Miami Herald just published a short article on early voting around the country. Their list is mostly states where the Dems are holding leads in early voting, but they also list Colorado, which ...
by Explorer8939
Comment Count 13 comments on Wed Oct 31, 2012 at 02:02 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
Read it and weep Mittens: Our latest poll shows President Obama gaining momentum in Florida and now leading Mitt Romney 49% to 47%, with the pool of undecided voters shrinking to just 4%. Among the ...
by GDoyle
Comment Count 47 comments on Wed Oct 31, 2012 at 07:02 AM PDT with 40 Recommends
Here are the latest figures out of Florida. Along with some concern-trolling from the Miami Herald.
by FightingRegistrar
Comment Count 26 comments on Tue Oct 30, 2012 at 08:09 AM PDT with 30 Recommends
And just like that, we have taken the lead in Florida after just two days of early in-person voting.
by FightingRegistrar
Comment Count 16 comments on Mon Oct 29, 2012 at 12:43 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
BREAKING UPDATE (11:00 p.m. EST) : FBI, Miami-Dade police target Democratic primary candidate with possible ties to Congressman David Rivera Federal agents are investigating the finances of a ...
by Bob Johnson
Comment Count 201 comments on Wed Aug 22, 2012 at 05:34 AM PDT with 555 Recommends
The FCAT is the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test. The writing section scores came out last week. The scores were shockingly low on this new version. The state lowered the requirements ...
by floridagal
Comment Count 7 comments on Sat May 19, 2012 at 08:17 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
Short but important ...
by Olympia
Comment Count 28 comments on Tue Apr 10, 2012 at 10:14 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
From The Miami Herald: Sanford Police threatened to arrest members of the media who approach or ask questions off the clock. A press release sent out Wednesday said police would arrest journalists ...
by DRo
Comment Count 95 comments on Thu Mar 29, 2012 at 05:29 AM PDT with 181 Recommends
At Waterstone, about 32 percent of students in 2010 qualified for free or reduced-price lunches, an indicator of poverty, according to data from the National Center for Education ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 58 comments on Fri Dec 16, 2011 at 03:54 AM PST with 24 Recommends
Heard the term "edu-bubble" yet? Chances are you will soon. No doubt you've heard of the "dot-com bubble."
by jeff bryant
Comment Count 32 comments on Thu Dec 15, 2011 at 06:50 AM PST with 25 Recommends
Florida’s charter school movement has grown into $400-million-a-year powerhouse backed by real-estate developers and promoted by politicians, but with little oversight. ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 7 comments on Sun Dec 11, 2011 at 12:18 PM PST with 22 Recommends
In a breaking story published in the Miami Herald, noted author Anthony Summers reveals for the first time information that the FBI withheld about important terrorism suspects from Congressional ...
by leveymg
Comment Count 25 comments on Thu Sep 08, 2011 at 12:52 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
If you haven't got anything better to do, let me bend your ear a little about something that's been bugging me to the point where I feel like spending the time here to exorcise it. It's the ...
by xaxnar
Comment Count 31 comments on Wed Jun 22, 2011 at 05:52 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
Tell Secretary Napolitano and the Obama Administration that now is not the time to deport Haitians to Haiti. Take action now and urge the Obama administration to take into account the ...
by Lets Breakthrough
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri Feb 04, 2011 at 03:08 PM PST with 10 Recommends
by Bcgntn
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon Aug 23, 2010 at 06:52 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Mainstream media are now reporting the shortage of medical supplies in Haiti, a shortage created in part by the US decision to prioritize the inflow of military flights over humanitarian aid. ...
by Robert Naiman
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri Jan 22, 2010 at 10:53 AM PST with 5 Recommends