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  • Scott must address climate change: Editorial

    Scott must address climate change: Editorial
    Secret words Never mind all the claims from former state environmental regulators, consultants and volunteers; Gov. Rick Scott and his staff insist his administration didn't ban the use of the terms "climate change" and "global warming" in official...
  • Tallahassee's malpractice making Florida sick

    Tallahassee's malpractice making Florida sick
    Florida's resistance to the Affordable Care Act has gone beyond annoying partisanship. It now threatens the state's economy and quality of life. Because Florida didn't create a state-run exchange on which individuals and small business owners can buy...
  • Florida governor denies environmental agency banned term 'climate change'

    MIAMI Florida Gov. Rick Scott on Monday denied that administrators in his Department of Environmental Protection were banned from using the terms "global warming" or "climate change." "It's not true," Scott told reporters in Hialeah. The Miami Herald...
  • Show us the emails, Hillary

    She should have known better. Transparency is not an option for a public official, nor a mere inconvenience to be ignored. It's standard operating procedure for public officials, and it strains credibility for Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to...
  • Private email use a source of friction in many statehouses

    The types of transparency questions surrounding Hillary Rodham Clinton's use of personal email to conduct business while secretary of state have led in recent years to access fights in state capitals throughout the country. Governors and other elected...
  • Chris Christie returns to campaign trail in South Florida

    Chris Christie returns to campaign trail in South Florida
    Chris Christie, whose presidential hopes have been running into increasing turbulence, sold himself to influential Republicans as a straight-talking problem solver during weekend appearances in South Florida. The New Jersey governor isn't —...
  • 50 years after Selma, civil-rights issues remain: Editorial

    50 years after Selma, civil-rights issues remain: Editorial
    The timing of the 50th anniversary of the Selma civil-rights march couldn't be better. As the nation continues to grapple with problems associated with race, excessive force by police and the vote, there may be no better time to pause for a national...
  • Florida budget battle may doom tax cuts and school spending

    Their session only days old, the Florida House and Senate appeared to already be on a collision course Thursday over how to balance the state budget. Sen. Tom Lee, a Brandon Republican and the Senate budget chief, warned Thursday that the potential...
  • Florida education commissioner urges significant cut in number of tests

    Florida education commissioner urges significant cut in number of tests
    Florida Education Commissioner Pam Stewart recommended Wednesday slashing the number of tests students take in schools. The move follows a state-wide probe into testing requested by Gov. Rick Scott last year. Read the results of the investigation here....
  • Education chief, governor agree to pare back school testing

    Education chief, governor agree to pare back school testing
    Florida should scrap a new 11th-grade standardized test and reduce the number of other exams it gives students, the state's education commissioner said Thursday — a move that critics of testing said doesn't go far enough. Gov. Rick Scott said he...
  • I-4 Ultimate overhaul gets ceremonial start

     I-4 Ultimate overhaul gets ceremonial start
    Gov. Rick Scott turned a spade of dirt in Maitland today to mark the official start of the massive Interstate 4 overhaul through Metro Orlando. Scott's appearance just off the interstate at Wymore Road was largely ceremonial because no real construction...