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  • Palm Beach County Commission balks at renewed wage theft proposal

     
    A coalition of Palm Beach County religious groups came up short in its push for the County Commission this month to consider approving a long-delayed local wage theft law. Wage theft, where employers fail to pay what they owe, cheats...
  • Eric Brody -- A human being, not just a cause

     
    The name Eric Brody has come up a lot in news coverage over the last few years, as his family fights to get a multimillion claims bill passed by the Florida Legislature. The problem is that we've come to know...

    Aaronson bracing for one more county budget fight

     
    Palm Beach County Commissioner Burt Aaronson expects a familiar fight ??? providing county services vs. cutting property taxes ??? to dominate the tail end of his nearly 20 years on the commission. Term limits are forcing the long-serving Democrat to...

    Should poor be able to use food stamps on naked M&M's?

     
    Figured I'd combine two topics into one for a mishmash Monday morning post: Super Bowl ads and proposed bills in the Florida Legislature that would bar the poor from using food stamps for junk food like candy, soda and potato...

    Private prisons are a bad idea

     
    If you repeat something often enough, people start to believe it. And so it was with the buzzword "privatization," which took hold in Florida during the Jeb Bush era. Private companies could always do things smarter, better, cheaper and more...