The Atlanta Braves became America’s Team, Major League Baseball edition, thanks to having their games carried on the Turner Broadcasting System (TBS), owned by team owner Ted Turner.
There is good reason for the Republican National Committee (RNC) to bring its winter meeting to President Donald Trump's Trump National Doral Golf Club this week.
This could be the year of the teacher in the Florida Legislature. For more than two decades, Republican governors and legislative leaders have micromanaged their classrooms, evaluated them using factors they could not control and failed to adequately reward them for educating the state’s chi…
OUR POSITION: New legislation passed last year has failed so far to put the brakes on homeowners insurance costs which are rising with no end in sight.
OUR POSITION: The Florida Legislature has developed a penchant for pushing laws that take decision-making away from counties and cities and giving lawmakers in Tallahassee more power to tell local governments what to do.
OUR POSITION: Some progress was made by state lawmakers last year in the battle against unscrupulous builders and we expect more legislation this year to make it even tougher to bilk unsuspecting homeowners.
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