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My View: Government debt is a moral failure

My View: Government debt is a moral failure

August 10, 2011

The moral compass for the majority of our political leadership in both parties is what is right for re-election, not the country’s future.

Letters to the Editor: 08.04.11

Letters to the Editor: 08.04.11

August 4, 2011

We’re getting what we voted for; A 3% cut in pay is still a 3% cut in pay;Deep changes needed in Washington, D.C.

Our View: Missing the parking point

Our View: Missing the parking point

August 4, 2011

The Sarasota County Commission is not getting the point on the Siesta Key Public Beach renovations.

My View: Give school boards more control

My View: Give school boards more control

August 3, 2011

The nearly 40-year-old, school-funding program de-links those who set tax rates with those who spend the money. This erases accountability.

My View: It's not a 'drain,' it's a wash

My View: It's not a 'drain,' it's a wash

July 21, 2011

A recent news story reveals a misunderstanding of how the economics work. Employees contributing to their pensions doesn't lessen the economy.

Our View: Village should retain control

Our View: Village should retain control

July 21, 2011

A great truism is that government closest to the people is the best government. And that is doubly true for Siesta Key, one of Sarasota County's great tax revenue generators, but one which does not receive as many resources.

Our view: Poor decisions drive budget

Our view: Poor decisions drive budget

July 14, 2011

Sarasota’s new city commissioners knew they had some tough going ahead of them following the spending and promises of previous commissions. Residents also had a hint, electing at least two new commissioners bent on reining in spending and government scope.

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

July 14, 2011

State would get great return from rowing center funding; Jellyfish aren't 
the problem here

Market Watch: Debt causes direction of market to stay questionable

Market Watch: Debt causes direction of market to stay questionable

July 14, 2011

Right now, even though the market has sold off recently, we remain in what is technically called a bull market. Under current economic circumstances, it’s amazing the market is not at half of its current value of 12,250 points.

My View: Teacher lawsuit instructive

My View: Teacher lawsuit instructive

July 13, 2011

There is much to be learned from the lawsuit filed by the statewide teachers union and joined by others, including an entitlement mentality.



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