| Apr 22, 2010
Bob Ehrlich, running for governor for a third time, wants to repeal the 1-cent sales tax increase that Martin O'Malley wrought, and he wants to finish some "unfinished business." This is what he said on my radio program Wednesday. Wondering if he had...
| Nov 3, 2010
| 4:32 PM
I wonder if, in their heart of hearts, Republicans in the Legislature were crossing their fingers for Alex Sink.
She was the wishy-washy, predictable Democrat they knew, as opposed to Rick Scott, the scary bald man who remains a mystery.
| Nov 8, 2010
| 2:44 PM
Florida is buckling under the cost of caring for its poor people.
And unless he changes that by reforming Medicaid, Rick Scott will be a self-financed, $73 million bust.
It's an interesting position for a former hospital CEO accused by his rivals of...
| May 9, 2011
| 7:35 PM
I am amused by Rick Scott's claims of victory in this legislative session.
This was House Speaker Dean Cannon's party.
Scott entered the Governor's Office as a wildly firing cannon.
It was Cannon who aimed the cannon at the targets he wanted to hit,...
| Feb 21, 2011
| 5:12 PM
Republican lawmakers in Tallahassee are planning to slash Medicaid, a health-care program for low-income residents.
Pay attention, because this is only the beginning.
Medicare is next.
Washington can no more afford Medicare, a socialized health...
| Mar 14, 2011
| 3:39 PM
The odds of riding SunRail to downtown Orlando are now about the same as riding Moby Dick to Atlantis.
This is not all that surprising.
SunRail has been a dead train chugging since Rick Scott became Florida's first Maximum Leader.
It's how he is...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 12:16 PM
Planned Parenthood of Indiana (PPIN) and the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Indiana were in the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago Thursday morning.
The ACLU of Indiana, which is representing PPIN in its legal proceedings, presented...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 6:45 PM
What a difference a year makes.
Fresh off his first year in office, Gov. Rick Scott is demanding $1 billion in new money for public schools.
During his State of the State speech Tuesday, Scott described the increased spending as "the...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 6:10 PM
An Indianapolis dentist is accused of pulling teeth illegally.
Prosecutors have charged Arnel Gallanosa with several counts of Medicaid fraud, theft, and conspiracy to commit Medicaid fraud.
According to court records, he would offer patients money...
| May 22, 2011
| 10:47 PM
Question: I have a progressive disability and need to make some home modifications. Are there financial resources available to help?
Answer: You may want to check with the association that deals with your specific disability to see if they make funds...