Monthly Archives: December 2016

New Publix Prison Nears Completion

Inmates are scheduled to arrive in January. The new prison on Cervantes street is a horizontal expansion from the food sales division of Publix. Economies of scale will result from bag boys serving time while carrying out groceries. One early … Continue reading

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Keep Partisan Revenge Out of State Constitution

Keep partisan revenge out of state constitution —An Editorial Sun Sentinel Editorial Board Floridians need to stay informed on judiciary amendment Florida voters had to be aware of a sneaky constitutional amendment this year. They may have to be even … Continue reading

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Florida’s Broken Sentencing System

Florida’s broken sentencing system — designed for fairness, it fails to account for prejudice (Sarasota Herald-Tribune) Justice has never been blind when it comes to race in Florida. Blacks were first at the mercy of slave masters. Then came Jim … Continue reading

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Self-righteous Indignation

There is no allegation of corruption of the vote in our election. The complaint is the Russians favored Trump over Clinton and did some media manipulation to advance their preferred candidate. This seems pretty mild compared to what we have … Continue reading

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The Studer Community Survey

We have been assured by the Pensacola Young Professionals that all supporting data for the Studer Community Survey that they published will be made available to the public. Mr. Studer pays for the survey, pays to present it for publication … Continue reading

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City of Pensacola Announces Results of Most Recent Community Survey

The Haas Center submitted the results of its third annual City of Pensacola community survey to Mayor Hayward today. The survey is conducted to assess resident satisfaction with the delivery of major city services, help improve the quality of those … Continue reading

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An Embarrassment of Immense Proportion

The Florida Department of Transportation does what the governor wants done. The director keeps his job if the governor wants him to. We can only assume that the governor is indifferent to the planning and building disaster at I-10 and … Continue reading

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