Saturday, October 31, 2020

Ertel had a short stint as Florida’s secretary of state

BY JIM TURNER NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Mike Ertel is shown in his Halloween costume and darkened face...

Former Fla. journalist uncovers Trump’s ‘stolen’ language

BY BRITTNY MEJIA LOS ANGELES TIMES / TNS LOS ANGELES – Since he lost his TV reporting job last year, Jarrett Hill has been looking for...

RELIGIOUS VIOLENCE

VISUAL VIEWPOINT NATE BEELER, THE COLUMBUS DISPATCH, OH

Senate control of Congress up for grabs in 2016

BY KYLE TRYGSTAD CQ-ROLL CALL Ward Baker has a tough act to follow: His own. As the National Republican Senatorial Committee’s political director for the 2014...

Vice president’s 2012 gay-marriage ‘gaffe’ now looks like an asset

BY MICHAEL A. MEMOLI TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE WASHINGTON — As Vice President Joe Biden decides whether to run for president, one factor pushing him toward another...

Voting restoration drama

Legislators fight over details STEPHEN M. DOWELL/ORLANDO SENTINEL Candidates’ signs line the street outside a...

Session starts on ‘exceptional’ note

COMPILED FROM WIRE REPORTS THE CAPITAL, TALLAHASSEE – Calling on something he termed "Florida exceptionalism," Gov. Rick Scott used the annual State of the State...

Bernie Sanders needs a grassroots movement

Corporate Democrats have had great success in smothering Bernie Sanders’ challenge to the capitalist austerity regime that...

Election anxiety runs deep for Muslim parents

Some have opted to tune out campaign talk altogether, abstaining from TV and radio to shield their children from attacks on their religion. BY HANNAH...

My observations about Presidents’ Day

One could be forgiven the impression that Presidents’ Day is just another jingoistic inducement for Americans to go...