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UNF poll reveals tie between Obama, Romney


April 10, 2012

UNF Assistant Professor of Political Science Dr. Michael Binder and Chair of the Department Political Science Dr. Matthew Corrigan, as well as approximately 180 UNF political science students conducted a poll to guage presidential ...

Gingrich Speaks at UNF

January 26, 2012

State, nation and world news Mar. 24, 2011


March 23, 2011

Compiled by Spinnaker and wire services Around the State Gov. Scott Orders Random Drug Testing for State Workers Governor Scott signed an executive order Mar. 22 requiring random drug testing for all state employees and...

Students around nation fall victim to identity theft on campus


September 24, 2009

A University of North Texas senior received a shock when he discovered $1,919 missing from his bank account. Apparently the funds had been used in Baltimore — a city Phil Banker had never been to. The fraud was probably made po...

Crist’s cynicism in Senate selection, cronyism at its best


September 2, 2009

Gov. Charlie Crist’s robust approval ratings are a constant source of bewilderment. Crist shifts his positions with a regularity normally limited to users of Metamucil, and the public just doesn’t seem to care. Remember...

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...

Making history: Inauguration draws hundreds to UNF Library


January 21, 2009

Growing up in Kenya, Libran Jirmo never thought he would see a black president of the U.S. in his lifetime. Facing stereotypes, racism and a lack of freedom every day throughout the majority of his childhood, the sen...

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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