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Tax Cuts: The Never-Ending Debate

Spinnaker

December 3, 2010

Filed under News, Uncategorized

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 ...

In defense of gridlocked government: no progress is progress

Spinnaker

March 3, 2010

Filed under Opinions

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....

Poignant Prose

Spinnaker

January 12, 2010

Filed under Features

Scribbles in the Library I wish that the collaborative efforts of all my brain parts could produce something more worthwhile than this And now my pen has stopped working Damn you Federal Depository Library Program I...

Commentary: Happy Tax Day; now time to pay

Spinnaker

April 15, 2009

Filed under Opinions, Sports

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

Spinnaker

March 25, 2009

Filed under Opinions

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

Spinnaker

February 25, 2009

Filed under News, Sports, Uncategorized

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...

The News Around – Jan. 28

Spinnaker

January 28, 2009

Filed under News, Uncategorized

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

Spinnaker

January 7, 2009

Filed under News, Uncategorized

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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