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  • America's beer drinkers deserve FAIR tax reform

    America's beer drinkers deserve FAIR tax reform
    Beer is America's drink of choice, and for many good reasons. Today we have more diversity in brands and styles than at any point in recent history, meaning there is literally a beer for every person and almost every occasion.
  • Wage-hike proposal prods needed debate

    Wage-hike proposal prods needed debate
    With his proposal for a referendum to raise Florida's minimum wage to $12.50 an hour, U.S. Rep. Alcee Hastings, D-Miramar, certainly has highlighted a problem — the chronic and growing income gap eroding the middle class. Whether Hastings has...

    Congressman wants 55 percent increase in minimum wage

    Congressman wants 55 percent increase in minimum wage
    U.S. Rep. Alcee Hastings wants a referendum on the ballot next year to increase Florida's minimum wage to $12.50 an hour. Hastings, a Democrat who represents parts of Broward and Palm Beach counties, said the 55 percent increase from the current $8.05...

    Republican-led Congress clears bill to build Keystone XL oil pipeline, setting up Obama veto

    The Republican-controlled Congress cleared a bill Wednesday to construct the Keystone XL oil pipeline, setting up a confrontation with President Barack Obama, who has threatened to veto the measure. The House passed the bill on a 270-152 vote,...

    Hillary Clinton is favorite of Florida Democrats

    Hillary Clinton is favorite of Florida Democrats
    In Florida, Democrats have one favorite: Hillary Clinton She's the preferred candidate for the party's 2016 presidential nomination among rank-and-file primary voters, many key political fundraisers, and key elected officials. Money Some of Clinton's...