Charlotte County Democratic Women’s Club Legislative Liason Teresa Jenkins wrote the following letter to the editor published Sunday in the Charlotte Sun: Editor: Scott Rasmussen’s recent editorial column addressed how Don Blankenship, former CEO of Massey Energy sent to prison for conspiring to violate mine safety standards after an explosion killed 29 men in 2015,…
The Florida Constitution Revision Commission deals with the constitution, which is the foundation of state government. You might think that appointees would be selected on a nonpartisan, impartial basis.
Instead of a “tax write-off” for bottled water, as suggested by a recent letter to the editor, it’s much cheaper and much more environmentally friendly to buy a filter for your faucet or use the filtered water from your refrigerator
Participation by students in Charlotte County and North Port High during Wednesday’s national recognition of the Parkland tragedy was heartfelt and respectful — obviously planned in coordination and with the support of school personnel.
Would the developer have to build his proposed seawall and riverwalk even without the county giving him four acres of park land? Would the parking garage be built to meet the developer’s quota for spaces or for public access? Tiseo asked, “Would the pedestrian bridge, slated to have 90-foot-tall towers, block the “vista of our harbor?” He got hazy answers, at best.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau which was established during President Obama’s Administration has returned almost $12-billion to individuals who have lost their hard-earned money as a result of questionable or unethical business practices.
Nothing is closer to home, nothing is more precious than the well being of our children. I can list all the places of violence, all the statistics, all of the actors but, you and I already know all that, and don’t need to hear that anymore.
The loss of this deduction would be absolutely devastating to seniors and those with disabilities,” he said. For those who — like the Hollacks — want to use their savings for their care, the loss of the deduction would mean they would run out of money sooner and find themselves on Medicaid
The Republican tax proposals were bad from the get-go. But they have become steadily worse as they have been turned into bills, which seem so cartoonishly evil they could have been dreamed up by Mr. Burns from “The Simpsons.”
Ah, John Kelly. Did you really have to go there? Did you really have to use your gravitas as a retired general and father of a soldier killed in Afghanistan to defend President Trump’s tantrum about a phone call? (Read Editorial in Sun-Sentinel.com)