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January 25, 2012

In defense of gridlocked government: no progress is progress


March 3, 2010

Political bipartisanship is the buzz word of the day — read watered down milquetoast legislation that upsets teabaggers, rabid progressives and Blue Dog Democrats. However, very few are standing up in defense of gridlock....

WOSP-Radio not quite ready to fly


July 8, 2009

Osprey Radio, a member of the Center for Student Media trichotomy, has many obstacles to overcome before it begins streaming again. At the moment, this station-in-the-works’ biggest issue deals with construction in their new Student ...

Staff Blog: Journalists can learn from Russell Crowe


May 6, 2009

            Before seeing the movie State of Play, the only thing that I appreciated about Russell Crowe was the massive entourage he kept while at UNF with his rugby team, the Sidney Rabbitohs.             Ok, s...

Commentary: Happy Tax Day; now time to pay


April 15, 2009

It’s the annual confiscatory tax season, which culminates April 15. According to the supreme law of the land, it’s illegal for the federal government to tax citizens and not directly appropriate the proceeds. For instance, a stamp t...

The News Around – Feb. 25


February 25, 2009

AROUND THE STATE Jacksonville port hit by cuts, decreases cargo shipments Current national economic conditions are affecting Jacksonville’s port, decreasing the number of cargo shipments and causing a sharp drop in autom...

Commentary: States regain sovereignty with new legislation


February 18, 2009

The U.S. Senate and Congress recently passed some of the largest spending bills in history – the latest being the Reinvestment and Recovery Act of 2009, which passed Feb. 13. Former President George Bush authored the initial...

Secretive Fed unveils new plans for credit crisis


January 21, 2009

    By Kevin G. Hall - McClatchy Newspapers (MCT) With its benchmark lending rate effectively at zero, Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke, in a move without modern precedent, on Tuesday publicly laid ou...

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