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Tax Cuts: The Never-Ending Debate

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December 3, 2010

The Jan. 1, 2011, expiration of Bush’s tax cuts is approaching and, of course, both parties radically disagree with one another, which means the outcome will be counter productive.  Supposedly by Dec. 3, the Democrats and ...

The Gore Report: Fantasy baseball offers free way to experience the MLB season

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March 30, 2010

It's that time of year, with opening day right around the corner, people all over the globe are finalizing their fantasy baseball teams and preparing themselves for the long season ahead.  And the Spinnaker decided to try som...

In defense of gridlocked government: no progress is progress

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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....

Commentary: Happy Tax Day; now time to pay

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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...

Commentary: There is still hope for Wall Street

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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...

Professors discuss factors of national economic crisis

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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: Our Two Sense – Feb. 18

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February 18, 2009

Mike Tomassoni Art Director Andrea Farah Staff Writer April Schulhauser Assistant Features Editor Josh Salman Managing Editor UNF recently inducted six new groups into its athletic hall of fame. Who would you no...

The News Around – Jan. 28

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January 28, 2009

AROUND THE STATE Missing fund manager turns himself into Tampa FBI The missing Floridian investment fund manager – whose $300 million in investment funds are actually worth less than $1 million, according to a federal l...

The News Around

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January 7, 2009

AROUND THE STATE Crist discusses plans for state budget deficit Florida lawmakers met Jan. 5 to discuss the looming $2.3 billion state budget deficit. The cuts are intended to be immediate to alleviate further deficit stra...

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