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Charlie Crist’s comeback in Florida: Six takeaways

It’s been years in the making, but it’s still shocking on some level for people who have been watching Florida for a while. Charlie Crist, the once-vaunted Republican governor who was VP material for John McCain and actively courted by […]

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Charlie Crist’s comeback in Florida: Six takeaways

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It’s been years in the making, but it’s still shocking on some level for people who have been watching Florida for a while. Charlie Crist, the once-vaunted Republican governor who was VP material for John McCain and actively courted by […]

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Rob Zerban gives Paul Ryan the fight of his political life

Move over, Eric Cantor. A bigger casualty could be brewing in the Badger State. It's been two years since he made history in his 2012 campaign to represent Wisconsin's 1st Congressional

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What happened in Ferguson will happen again 

If you’re an African-American male in this country that speaks proper English, wears his pants around his waist, and doesn’t mind listening to music that’s not considered “gangster” rap,

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Democrats should come out swinging for the midterms

If Democrats go big this November, they won't have to go home It's been a week of mixed news for Democrats hoping to hold down their losses in the House

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Robin Williams and the mysteries of happiness

Has any public figure of our generation embodied the glorious raw elements of happiness and exuberant joy more than the great, much beloved, and now so deeply mourned Robin

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How Johns Hopkins could bring back manufacturing to East Baltimore

The Washington Monument can be viewed in this historical photo from the last century when Baltimore was a mecca for manufacturing jobs. (Wikipedia) When you grow up in the shadow

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Terri Wonder’s grassroots uprising in Manatee County

A look at November's most important race you haven't heard of Something is wrong in Manatee County, Florida. Floridians living in the other 66 counties of the state could be forgiven

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Maj. Gen. Harold Greene and the Engineer Generals made the world a better place

Maj. Gen. Harold Greene flying in helicopter. (US Army) Maj. Gen. Harold Greene, who was assassinated at Qargha Camp in Kabul on August 5 at the age of 55, belonged

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Maj. Gen. Harold Greene: Quiet American hero  

Maj. Gen. Harold J. Greene was unknown outside the U.S. Army until his murder in Afghanistan on Tuesday at the age of 55. And his low-key, friendly style and

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Marihelen Wheeler takes the fight to Ted Yoho

How a soft-spoken school teacher could send Florida's most infamous Tea Partier packing For Florida's Democrats, it's hard to remember an election cycle that's been more chaotic than this one

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