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Higher Education

There is a bill in the Legislature that would reduce transparency in the selection of state university presidents.
Lakeland Ledger
Few institutions have as big an impact on the Tampa Bay area as the University of South Florida and its $1.5 billion operating budget.
Tampa Tribune

Florida Legislature

There is a bill in the Legislature that would reduce transparency in the selection of state university presidents.
Lakeland Ledger
State House members unanimously agreed to support a bill that makes it easier to put identity thieves out of business and into jail.
Tampa Tribune
Few institutions have as big an impact on the Tampa Bay area as the University of South Florida and its $1.5 billion operating budget.
Tampa Tribune

State Government

It’s only been a few weeks but by most accounts Florida seems to be hanging in there without a lieutenant governor.
Tampa Tribune

War/Veterans

A nonpartisan report concluded that it is “indisputable that the United States engaged in the practice of torture” in the aftermath of 9/11.
Tampa Tribune
“We Salute You 2: A Tribute to our Veterans” is coming on Memorial Day, May 27, at the Riverside Grille House.
Suncoast News

Public Safety

State House members unanimously agreed to support a bill that makes it easier to put identity thieves out of business and into jail.
Tampa Tribune
The U.S. Senate failed this week to pass a sensible but modest amendment to expand background checks to include gun sales online and at gun shows.
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
45 Senate toadies of the National Rifle Association who voted against expanded background checks for gun buyers.
Tampa Bay Times
This week, 45 senators forgot the faces of Newtown and ignored our voices. They voted against expanding background checks for gun buyers.
Tampa Bay Times

Congress

The U.S. Senate failed this week to pass a sensible but modest amendment to expand background checks to include gun sales online and at gun shows.
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
45 Senate toadies of the National Rifle Association who voted against expanded background checks for gun buyers.
Tampa Bay Times
This week, 45 senators forgot the faces of Newtown and ignored our voices. They voted against expanding background checks for gun buyers.
Tampa Bay Times

Local Government

Manatee county officials issued citations ordering Rocky Creek Ranch Shooting Resort to shut down and face a code violation hearing.
Bradenton Herald

Nation

As awful and bloody as Monday's Boston bombing was, it reminded us that — like roaches — those who place no value on innocent lives are among us.
Tampa Tribune

Letter To The Editor

Florida Polytechnic University has...

Tampa Bay Times

 

The Times...

Tampa Bay Times

The city of Tampa, Hillsborough County...

Tampa Bay Times

Op Ed

Do you have a past-due...

Sarasota Herald-Tribune

 

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Sarasota Herald-Tribune

The hypocrisy is stunning. Even as extraordinary security precautions are taken in preparation for the upcoming London Olympic Games, the...

Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Proponents of the Lens, including St. Petersburg Mayor Bill Foster and most City Council members, claim that the Lens is the result of a process...

Tampa Bay Times