| Mar 21, 2013
"At CPAC, the Future Looks Libertarian," read a dispatch on Time magazine's website. "CPAC: Rand Paul's Big Moment," proclaimed The Week magazine. Meanwhile, The New York Times headlined its story about the annual conservative political action...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 4:00 AM
"Why are there no libertarian countries?"
In a much-discussed essay for Salon magazine, Michael Lind asks: "If libertarians are correct in claiming that they understand how best to organize a modern society, how is it that not a single country in the...
| May 24, 2012
Did you hear about the new bill that would allow the U.S. government's official overseas information agency to rebroadcast its content onto American TV and radio? The bipartisan Smith-Mundt Modernization Act of 2012 was introduced in Congress last week by...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 10:15 AM
Forty-nine governors, including Martin O’Malley, are “strongly” opposing “disproportionate” cuts to the Air National Guard in the Air Force’s 2013 budget request.
Among the cuts, the Air Force plans to cancel the...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 11:06 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- With Democrat Charlie Crist expected to launch himself into the governor's race Monday, the Republican Party of Florida is taking a highly unusual pre-emptive shot.
At one of the blogs expected to be most enthusiastic about his bid:...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 4:34 PM
SPRINGFIELD --- Religious groups opposed to gay marriage rallied Wednesday at the Capitol to encourage lawmakers to reject a measure that would grant same-sex couples the right to marry in Illinois.
The gathering came one day after gay marriage...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 10:50 PM
Tennis--U.S. Open, Noon and 6 p.m. (ESPN2)
Soccer--UEFA Champions League, Plzen at Maribor, 1:30 p.m. (FXSP); UEFA Champions League, Eindhoven at AC Milan, 1:30 p.m. (FS1)
Sailing--Louis Vuitton Cup, Finals, Races 11 and 12, same-day...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 12:09 PM
In local public-affairs programming this weekend:
Lauren Rowe will turn to school issues on "Flashpoint" at 8 a.m. Sunday on WKMG-Channel 6. Her guests will be Bill Sublette, chairman of the Orange County School Board, and Barbara Jenkins,...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 11:49 AM
The George Zimmerman verdict will continue to be the main topic on local public-affairs programs this weekend.
Mark O'Mara, Zimmerman's defense attorney, talks to Lauren Rowe on a special one-hour "Flashpoint" at 7:30 a.m. Sunday on WKMG-Channel 6....
| Mar 19, 2013
"At CPAC, the Future Looks Libertarian," read a dispatch on Time magazine's website. "CPAC: Rand Paul's Big Moment," proclaimed the Week magazine. Meanwhile, the New York Times headlined its story about the annual conservative political action...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 1:23 PM
The topics in local public-affairs programming this weekend will range from the George Zimmerman trial to Bob Graham's take on current events to the intricacies of dog-bite insurance.
Graham, the former U.S. senator and Florida governor, weighs in on...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 1:12 PM
The George Zimmerman trial, social media and Florida politics will be topics this weekend on local public-affairs programs. The lineup:
WFTV-Channel 9 legal analyst Bill Sheaffer examines the Zimmerman jury selection on "Central Florida Spotlight."...