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  • Ex-commish: Why does Broward Health oppose state oversight of privatization?

     
    Lost in the hubbub of a busy news week, between the raid on South Florida pill mills and the fallout from the grand jury blistering the Broward School Board, let's not forget the ongoing saga of Broward Health's privatization push.......
  • Private prisons are a bad idea

     
    If you repeat something often enough, people start to believe it. And so it was with the buzzword "privatization," which took hold in Florida during the Jeb Bush era. Private companies could always do things smarter, better, cheaper and more......
  • Questions raised by Chip LaMarca's startup business

     
    When I first heard that Broward Commissioner Chip LaMarca wanted to take a second job with a startup firm that seeks to outsource government jobs as "director of business development" and that he asked the state ethics commission about whether......
  • McManus: Obama's less-is-more agenda

    President Obama's State of the Union address Tuesday, the first of his second term, won't be long remembered. It didn't offer much in the way of new ideas. It was short on memorable lines — except, perhaps, his demand for congressional action on gun...
  • Mayor pushing for public-private partnerships to maintain, improve city parks

    Mayor pushing for public-private partnerships to maintain, improve city parks
    Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard is pushing a new initiative aimed at improving the city's parks through public-private partnerships. Budgets are tight, but the mayor wants to see that the parks are maintained and generating revenue. A partnership between...
  • Michael Hiltzik: The privatization of UC

     
    Attacking the University of California is a perennial political sport -- who can forget that Ronald Reagan's heckling of Berkeley students was as important in launching his conservative political career as was the support of General Electric Co.? But the....
  • Senate leader pushes private prisons

     
    By John Kennedy The News Service of Florida TALLAHASSEE — Florida Republicans are taking on a major Democratic ally with legislation that would weaken the state’s largest teachers’ union, but now the Senate’s top budget writer is als...
  • Down to Earth: Obama's new space policy

     
    President outlines his plans for a more efficient space program that relies on other countries and private enterprise....
  • Sink: Alternative energy is good – but mandates need study

     
    By Keith Laing     The News Service of Florida TALLAHASSEE — Likely Democratic gubernatorial nominee Alex Sink on Tuesday released her plans to tackle energy issues if she is elected governor, and promised a study of mandatory ben...
  • Evaluating the GOP gubernatorial jobs plans

     
    TALLAHASSEE — Judging by the blistering attack ads run by Rick Scott and Bill McCollum – castigating each other on immigration, abortion, and corporate fraud — voters might be hard-pressed to decipher how they plan to address Florida’...
  • New Kosmas ad accuses Adams of wanting to ‘privatize’ Social Security

     
    UPDATE: Includes Adams' reaction below. U.S. Rep. Suzanne Kosmas of New Smyrna Beach is up with yet another ad seeking to portray her Republican opponent, state Rep. Sandy Adams of Ovideo, as “strange.” A previous ad cited Adams' support for...