| May 29, 2015
| 6:29 AM
Early this morning, as I was reading Marco Rubio’s op-ed in the Sentinel -- “Marco Rubio: New VA hospital a milestone but agency needs more work“ -- it took me a moment to figure what irked me so much.
I mean, I certainly agree that...
| May 28, 2015
| 9:00 PM
This week, the doors opened at the long awaited Orlando Veterans Affairs Medical Center on the Lake Nona campus. This was a welcome occasion for veterans throughout Central Florida, who will now be cared for in this new state-of-the-art hospital....
| May 19, 2015
| 1:56 PM
A new national poll by Pew Research Center reveals some early strengths and weaknesses among several key Republicans running for president, including the observation that U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida might have an age issue.
But not the one you...
| May 26, 2015
| 1:05 PM
Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio told the Christian Broadcasting Network that the push for nationwide same-sex marriage represents a threat to Christianity.
"We are at the water's edge of the argument that mainstream Christian teaching is...
| May 22, 2015
| 6:30 PM
Every war casts a long shadow, from the heroism of the Greatest Generation to the dark ambiguities of Vietnam. It was inevitable, then, that the 2016 presidential candidates would be confronted with the war in Iraq.
Twelve years on, the broad...
| May 20, 2015
| 7:51 AM
There's something the Republican presidential contenders want you to know: You should be TERRIFIED.
Your level of fear should be such that no font-size or combination of all-caps letters could possibly capture the sheer garment-soiling sense of horror...
| Apr 7, 2015
| 1:08 PM
There is no denying it: Climate-change deniers are in retreat.
What began as a subtle shift away from the claim that man-made global warming is not a threat to the planet has lately turned into a stampede.
The latest attempt to deny denial comes...
| Apr 14, 2015
| 10:21 AM
The 2016 presidential campaign is quickening, with candidates popping up like daffodils. If you're a political junkie, this will be one of those leap years you live for, when no incumbent president is up for re-election. If you're a concerned citizen,...
| May 6, 2015
| 12:37 PM
PALM BEACH — Congressman Jeff Miller left no doubt Wednesday about what he thinks of America's top Democrats: President Barack Obama's foreign policy is appeasement and presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is someone who thinks she doesn't have to...
| May 19, 2015
| 8:28 AM
After an early setback, a bill that would empower President Obama in negotiating trade agreements cleared a procedural hurdle in the U.S. Senate on Thursday on a bipartisan vote. Both of Florida's senators — Democrat Bill Nelson and Republican Marco...
| May 15, 2015
| 10:15 AM
UPDATED: Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., discusses his presidential candidacy on "Fox News Sunday" at 10 a.m. Sunday on WOFL-Channel 35. Other guests are Robert Sumwalt of the National Transportation Safety Board and Mayor Muriel Bowser, D-Washington. The panel...