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MY VIEW: Reforms, not money, working

MY VIEW: Reforms, not money, working

June 1, 2011

School reforms have led to dramatic education results in Florida, even in the face of budget cuts.

OUR VIEW: Too soon for the petitions

OUR VIEW: Too soon for the petitions

June 1, 2011

We get it: When you're in a battle, you do what you have to do, and you be aggressive about it. No stone unturned, as the cliche goes.

OUR VIEW: Keep the Promise for Israel

OUR VIEW: Keep the Promise for Israel

May 25, 2011

To understand why the Observer Group newspapers have always been strong supporters of Israel — and find deep fault with President Obama's Middle East speech last week — we have to go as far back into the written record of history as possible.

OUR VIEW: Higher priorities for deputies

OUR VIEW: Higher priorities for deputies

May 25, 2011

Manatee County Sheriff Brad Steube is doing what all other levels of government are doing — except the irresponsible feds — and that is cutting spending and reprioritizing.

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

May 25, 2011

Resident questions McGonegal's abilities

MY VIEW: School board violating state law

MY VIEW: School board violating state law

May 18, 2011

In response to the April 20, 2011, editorial, "School Board on right path," I voted "no" on this issue for two reasons.

OUR VIEW: Fixing a broken system

OUR VIEW: Fixing a broken system

May 18, 2011

Florida's economic development system has long been a bust, plagued by excessive bureaucracy, ponderously slow and inefficient with multiple state departments involved.

MY VIEW: Turn off the TV. Quick!

MY VIEW: Turn off the TV. Quick!

May 18, 2011

TV and the rest of Digital Land that we use to watch videos are making us fat, lazy, dumb and horrible citizens.

Our view: Right turns in the Legislature

Our view: Right turns in the Legislature

May 11, 2011

Gov. Rick Scott, a Tallahassee outsider despised in the media and willing to take unpopular stands on principle, had a surprising amount of success during his first legislative session as governor.

OUR VIEW: Budget woes an opportunity

OUR VIEW: Budget woes an opportunity

May 4, 2011

Like every other county and municipality in Florida, Manatee County is facing yet another round of budget cuts. But times of pain and crisis are always times of opportunity - with just a little vision.



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