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Monday, May 02, 2016

Opinion

Why influence isn’t corruption

Despite Bernie Sanders’ repeated accusations, there’s no real evidence that Hillary Clinton has been corrupted by large campaign contributions. But that’s not to say donors haven’t influenced her thinking and priorities. L...
Published: 04/29/16

The grizzly bear’s return

One of the sad consequences of the westward settlement of the United States was the near eradication of the grizzly bear. Once an iconic symbol of the American wild, the hulking brown bears were hunted, trapped and deemed fearsome, dangerous predator...
Published: 04/29/16

Letter of the Day: What happened?

How in the world did our presidential election come down to a choice among a socialist Democrat, an untrustworthy Democrat of questionable character, an irrational, flamboyant and prejudiced businessman, an ultra-conservative with a thin resume, and ...
Published: 04/29/16
Corner Hargreaves could be Bucs cornerstone
COLUMN

Corner Hargreaves could be Bucs cornerstone

TAMPA — For those of you keeping score at home, his walk-up music — players have that now at the NFL draft — was “Last Breath” by Future.
Published: 04/28/16
Updated: 04/29/16
Editorial: Doug Belden’s correct stand on Airbnb

Editorial: Doug Belden’s correct stand on Airbnb

Hillsborough County Tax Collector Doug Belden isn’t going to sign an agreement with an online home-booking agency, even if it might cost the county tax millions in revenue.
Published: 04/28/16

Mike Kersmarki: Republicans would be wise to brush up on their history

This is a quick story about a very wealthy man from New York who used his status as a national celebrity to free himself from ordinary political constraints.
Published: 04/28/16

How does the government waste money? Let us count the ways

News flash: Government is inefficient.
Published: 04/28/16

Letters to the editor: TIA computer breach

TIA computer breach
Published: 04/28/16

Letter of the Day: Ensuring that all students learn in a safe and secure campus environment at PHSC

Regarding “Homeless vet booted from campus is student” (Metro, April 23):
Published: 04/28/16
COLUMN

Offering rare kudos to Gov. Rick Scott for vetoing alimony bill

There was a lot of speculation on what action Florida Gov. Rick Scott would take on the Alimony Bill (SB668). The legislation was one of the most contentious and divisive of the 2016 legislative session.
Published: 04/28/16