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Obama wrecks trade


September 16, 2009

Ghosts from the 2008 campaign trail have begun to rear their ugly heads. What most experts considered simple rhetoric, especially concerning trade policy, are now coming to fruition. President Barack Obama in typical, politics-as-usual...

Staff Blog: Another round of government intervention; UAW owns Chrysler


May 5, 2009

Way back in November, still under the Bush administration, I wrote a column documenting how a moral hazard was being created and the slew of negative unintended consequences that stem from government actions, were most assuredly...

UF baseball over UNF 5-3


March 27, 2009

            Unable to keep the streak alive, UNF baseball lost to No. 23 Florida 5-3, March 25, allowing Florida to even up the two-game series on the year. The Ospreys scored first with a run in the top of the third in...

Commentary: America is flat broke


March 25, 2009

The Congressional Budget Office released a report March 20 that stated President Barack Obama’s budget would result in annual deficits averaging more than $900 billion for the next 10 years. The CBO reported the new official...

Commentary: There is still hope for Wall Street


March 25, 2009

Everyday we hear it. Businesses across the nation are closing, taxpayers are foreclosing on their homes in record numbers, and banks are failing like never before as a result of a national credit crunch and excessive borrowing. Yes...

The News Around


March 4, 2009

AROUND THE STATE Three football players still lost at sea; one rescued Three men are still missing after their boat capsized in the Gulf Coast Feb. 28. They face diminishing survival odds after more than two days missing ...

Professors discuss factors of national economic crisis


February 25, 2009

UNF hosted an economic panel Feb. 19 concerning the state of the U.S. economy and how President Barack Obama’s policies will affect the markets. The panel, “Our Economic Challenges: What Can the New President Do?,” consisted...

Commentary: Lame move taking Lamm off the air


January 28, 2009

Jan. 21 was a sad day for sports radio. Longtime Jacksonville sports radio talk show host David Lamm was fired after more than 20 years of service with Clear Channel’s WXFJ (930). Lamm’s opinionated comments were often...

Around the State, Nation, & World Jan. 20


January 21, 2009

Former state lawmaker fired for violating handbook State officials released the termination letter of Rep. GusBarriero, a former state lawmaker, from his job at the Department of Juvenile Justice. The letter, made pub...

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