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Selected readings from the left and from the right

Here's some interesting commentary from the opposite poles of the political spectrum.
Published: 05/17/19
Gov. Ron DeSantis should end the raids on Florida's affordable housing trust fund
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Gov. Ron DeSantis should end the raids on Florida's affordable housing trust fund

They dipped into the pool of money used to bolster housing programs around the state again.
Published: 05/17/19
Andrew Gillum: U.S. Senate should pass For the People Act
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Andrew Gillum: U.S. Senate should pass For the People Act

The U.S. Supreme Court gutted the Voting Rights Act. The House has passed meaningful election reforms that should become law.
Published: 05/16/19
Connie Schultz: Welcome to the dystopia of Alabama
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Connie Schultz: Welcome to the dystopia of Alabama

Alabama is now the most dangerous state in the country, and the most hostile one, for women of reproductive age.
Published: 05/16/19
Editorial: Rick Scott's reckless, inaccurate rhetoric

Editorial: Rick Scott's reckless, inaccurate rhetoric

It's wrong to conflate corrupt rule in Venezuela with the deaths of millions in real genocides and to advocate for military intervention.
Published: 05/16/19
Joe Henderson: A four-letter word spelled T-A-X for a bill that's long past due
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Joe Henderson: A four-letter word spelled T-A-X for a bill that's long past due

For two decades, the Hillsborough Commission routinely allowed development to run amok without forcing builders to pay their fair share of impact fees. Housing projects expanded like crabgrass, but without the infrastructure to support the growth.
Published: 05/16/19
Editorial: DeSantis should be consistent on limited government

Editorial: DeSantis should be consistent on limited government

The governor sensibly vetoed legislation aimed at banning local bans on straws. Here's some other legislative meddling he should veto.
Published: 05/15/19
Column: Why Trump's trade war won't end well
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Column: Why Trump's trade war won't end well

Everyone is wondering what happens next with China. Here's the answer: nothing productive.
Published: 05/15/19
Judge sees no reason to intervene in removal of St. Petersburg housing agency board members
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Judge sees no reason to intervene in removal of St. Petersburg housing agency board members

The Pinellas County judge said an emergency motion from the Housing Authority does not qualify as an emergency.
Published: 05/15/19
Editorial: Name 2 Florida counties hacked by Russians

Editorial: Name 2 Florida counties hacked by Russians

Gov. Ron DeSantis knows the names of the counties but signed a nondisclosure agreement with federal investigators. That is ridiculous.
Published: 05/14/19