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Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014


Our recommendations for today’s primaries

Here are our recommendations today’s primaries:
Published: 08/26/14

Editorial: Grin and bear redistricting embarrassment

By ordering the elections to proceed as scheduled this year, Leon Circuit Judge Terry Lewis has made the best of the bad redistricting choices he faced.
Published: 08/26/14

Editorial: Our recommendations for primaries

Here are our recommendations for Tuesday’s primaries:
Published: 08/25/14

Editorial: The surprising face of hunger in the Tampa Bay area

A new study includes some startling statistics about the face of hunger across the Tampa Bay region. For starters, one in every six people in a 10-county area in West-Central Florida seeks food assistance through the Feeding America Tampa Bay charity...
Published: 08/25/14

Editorial: Time for leadership on transportation

At a recent meeting on transportation, Hillsborough County Commissioner Victor Crist said this about a proposal to hold a 2016 voter referendum on increasing the sales tax to fund transportation projects:
Published: 08/24/14

Our recommendations for the primaries

Here are our recommendations for Tuesday’s primaries:
Published: 08/24/14

Treating higher education as political toy

Two recent events highlight the political mess Tallahassee has made of Florida’s higher education system.
Published: 08/23/14

Editorial: Opening the windows at the VA

The response this week by newly confirmed VA Secretary Robert McDonald to a congressional demand for a thorough review of patient deaths and treatment delays is an encouraging sign for veterans and taxpayers wanting the truth about the department...
Published: 08/22/14

Editorial: Kurds have earned our support

Given the course of events in fragmented Iraq, Americans may soon need to consider forgetting about preserving Iraq as it now exists and focus on helping our nation’s longtime allies in the region, the Kurds, establish a state of their own.
Published: 08/21/14

Editorial: Don’t leave pot growers to chance

Picking numbered pingpong balls at random makes a lot of sense when deciding who’ll be Florida’s next instant millionaire. After all, everybody who buys a Florida Lottery ticket deserves the same chance at luck.
Published: 08/20/14