OUR POSITION: Charlotte County’s investment in the Parkside neighborhood is paying off.
Gov. Ron DeSantis and Republican legislators promote spending millions in tax dollars on tuition vouchers at unregulated private schools as providing opportunities for more choices for students. What they don’t mention is some of those private schools have policies that say they will not acc…
OUR POSITION: There seems to be no favoritism in doling out bed tax funds to prop up new events that are capable of drawing business to Charlotte County in the offseason.
OUR POSITION: Charlotte County Sheriff Bill Prummell should take action to either void the contract with Corizon for health services at the jail or force the provider to do its job.
OUR POSITION: Despite all the indecision that surrounds the Tampa Bay Rays possible split season with Montreal, Charlotte County must do all it can to protect its spring training attraction.
A divided U.S. Supreme Court has banned the citizenship question from the 2020 Census for now, and that’s good news for Florida.
OUR POSITION: Enough foot-dragging. Sarasota Memorial needs to move forward with planning for a southern hospital, or an alternative option must be found.
Sen. Rick Scott and several other Florida Republican leaders are way off base in their mistaken belief that citizenship should determine how many seats states get in the U.S. House. The Constitution itself, in Section 1, Article 2, says they are wrong: “Representatives and direct Taxes shall…