Stop participating in the slander of our soldiers, Rep. Baxley

Dennis Baxley is a Republican state representative from Ocala. A few days ago, he participated in and condoned a public meeting that saw some of the most offensive imaginable insults hurled at the memory of United States soldiers killed in action fighting for our country. It disgusted me. Over on my Florida History site, Blood […]

Stimulating Polk County, Errr, Economically

Now that I have your attention, I wanted to circle back to the Neil Combee impact fee/job stimulus discussion from Tom’s blog. Assume, for the sake of argument, that no one has any ulterior motives for anything. I just want to analyze the positions for second. First, a bit of history. Polk County, for various […]