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Monday, Mar 30, 2015

Joe Henderson Columns

If anyone would hurt a dog like this, what else would they do?
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If anyone would hurt a dog like this, what else would they do?

You know the story by now.
Published: 03/13/15
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Maybe denying climate change isn’t policy, but it sure is dumb

Our state never needs help to look Flori-dumb.
Published: 03/11/15
Iran treaty is risky, but so is Boehner’s gambit
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Iran treaty is risky, but so is Boehner’s gambit

President Barack Obama has made reaching a nuclear treaty with Iran a priority. At best, it's a debatable strategy, and at worst it's globally dangerous. Most, if not all, Republicans, more than a few Democrats, and our strong ally Israel want nothin...
Published: 03/08/15
Updated: 03/09/15
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Tackling casino issue puts Young squarely in the spotlight

State Rep. Dana Young of Tampa is, in the words of her Plant City House colleague Dan Raulerson, “thoughtfully tenacious.”
Published: 03/08/15
Even-keeled Eakins just what Hillsborough schools need now
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Even-keeled Eakins just what Hillsborough schools need now

Put yourself in Jeff Eakins’ place for a moment.
Published: 03/06/15
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When social media stops being social, consequences can be harsh

If you are active on social media, you know it can be a breeding ground for more than cat videos or invitations to play Candy Crush.
Published: 03/04/15
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Just when you think Obama-bashing can’t get worse, it does

It wasn't enough for the residents of Wingnut Nation to argue in defiance of facts that Barack Obama was not born in America. Some of them even cling to the belief he is an agent of radical Islam sent to destroy our country by, I don't know, raising ...
Published: 03/02/15
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City elections important, but so few people seem to care

There is an election Tuesday in Tampa to choose a mayor and city council members, but it appears to be a well-kept secret. There are 211,158 registered voters in the city, but by late last week only 14,271 mail ballots had been returned to the superv...
Published: 02/28/15
Henderson: This shows what happens when a community comes together
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Henderson: This shows what happens when a community comes together

Adrian White is one of those people willing to help anyone at any time. All you have to do is ask, and he will be there.
Updated: 1 months ago
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Festival reminds us getting into a jam (or jelly) can be good thing

PLANT CITY - I told the kind lady at Gate 4 of the Florida Strawberry Festival grounds Tuesday morning I was there as a judge. She pointed me toward a building filled with every imaginable kind of jam, jelly, preserves, pickled things and other foods...
Updated: 1 months ago