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State, nation and world news April 13, 2011


April 12, 2011

Around the State Scott supports emergency funding for disabled Gov. Rick Scott says he will rescind his order to cut payments to those who care for the disabled if the Legislature approves emergency spending to make up for a...

News in Brief Sept. 1, 2010


September 1, 2010

General Meeting for the finance, investment societyThe UNF Finance and Investment Society (FIS) will have a general meeting Sept. 1 at 9 p.m. in the Student Union, room 3703. Check out unffis.com for more information about the...

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...

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...

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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